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Aegon International in Eastbourne 2017: When it starts, dates, tickets, order of play, TV coverage

Road to Wimbledon: Everything you need to know about Eastbourne
By Eurosport

19/06/2017 at 09:51Updated 17 hours ago

Wimbledon starts in just a fortnight but there is a whole host of brilliant grass-court tennis in the build-up, which you can watch live on Eurosport and Eurosport Player.

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We have live coverage from four tournaments over the next two weeks, with some of the world’s best tennis players in action, including British number ones Andy Murray and Johanna Konta.

Monday sees some of the finest players in men’s tennis take to the court at Queen’s for the Aegon Championship, while Birmingham hosts the women at the Aegon Classic.

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Next week, the ATP and WTA tours both arrive in Eastbourne for the Aegon International, while for the first time Eurosport brings you live coverage of the Wimbledon qualifying.

This is how you can watch all the action unfold and which big stars to look out for in each competition.

Aegon International – Eastbourne

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When does it start? What dates does it run?

June 26-July 1.

What’s the big story?

Jo Konta, world number seven, is the headline attraction for home supporters.

Which top players are there?

As well as Kerber and Konta, the women’s draw contains Karolina Pliskova (world number three), Dominika Cibulkova (six), Garbina Muguruza (14), Svetlana Kuznetsova (nine), Agnieszka Radwanska (10) and Caroline Wozniacki (8).

Aside from Djokovic, the big draws in the men’s half are Gael Monfils (world number 16), Pablo Cuevas (23), John Isner (21), Steve Johnson (25) and Richard Gasquet (30)

Which British talents are hoping to shine?

Konta is the only British woman in the draw but there are three men’s hopefuls with Kyle Edmund (world number 47), Aljaz Bedene (54) and Dan Evans (50) all in action.

Order of play

How can I watch on TV?

Eastbourne is live on Eurosport and Eurosport Player from June 26 to July 1.

Who are the Eurosport pundits

Rob Curling presents, with Annabel Croft, Miles Maclagan and Marion Bartoli on hand to provide their expert insight.

How can I get tickets?

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