Day 9 of the Australian Open 2011 gets underway in just a few short hours. If you're planning on staying up all night with us to get your Down Under tennis fix, here's a handy Australian Open TV schedule, adjusted to EST. Where to watch what tonight:
3:00 - 7:00 p.m.: ESPN2 will be running recap coverage of fourth-round matches viewers may have missed in the wee hours of Monday morning.
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.: Live coverage of quarterfinals matches on the Tennis Channel
9:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.: Live coverage of quarterfinals matches on ESPN2
3:30-8:00 a.m.: Live coverage of quarterfinals matches on ESPN2
You can find the full Australian Open draw sheet and schedule on the tournament's official website. (Remember when checking the schedule that it if it's Monday evening on the East Coast, it's already Tuesday in Australia.)
The scheduled Day 9 singles matches for Rod Laver Arena, in chronological order:
• No. 9 Li Na vs. No. 30 Andrea Petkovic
• No. 2 Roger Federer vs. No. 19 Stanislas Wawrinka
• No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki vs. No. 6 Francesca Schiavone
• No. 3 Novak Djokovic vs. No. 6 Tomas Berdych
In men's doubles action, you'll also be able to see the Brothers Bryan take on recently-eliminated Jurgen Melzer of Austria along with partner Philipp Petzscher of Germainy in the quarterfinals. The match will be played in Margaret Court Arena. On Show Court 2, the American women's doubles team of Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Meghann Shaughnessy is still alive in their own quarterfinals field, taking on Kveta Peschke of the Czech Republic and Katarina Srebotnik of Slovenia.
Stay tuned to this StoryStream as Day 9 Australian Open results come rolling in; for more tennis coverage, browse our SB Nation Tennis hub.