Welsh Open 2019: BBC coverage details and times

John Higgins
John Higgins beat Barry Hawkins 9-7 in the 2018 Welsh Open final
Welsh Open on the BBC
Dates: 11-17 Feb Venue: Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff
Coverage: Live television coverage on BBC Two Wales, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, iPlayer and online

The 2019 Welsh Open will take place at the Motorpoint Arena in Cardiff from 11-17 February, with live coverage and highlights to be broadcast on BBC Two Wales and the Red Button.

Coverage will also be available on Connected TV, the BBC Sport website and app, as well as the BBC iPlayer.

The winner will receive £70,000 and 2018 champion John Higgins is back to defend his crown.

BBC coverage

Friday, 15 February

23:05-23:55 - Highlights, BBC Two Wales and BBC Red Button

Saturday, 16 February

13:00-16:00 - Live coverage, BBC Two Wales, BBC Red Button

19:00-22:00 - Live coverage, BBC Two Wales and BBC Red Button

Sunday, 17 February

13:00-15:50 - Live coverage, BBC Two Wales and BBC Red Button

19:00-22:00 - Live coverage, BBC Two Wales and BBC Red Button

NB: Dates for some programmes have yet to be confirmed. Comprehensive TV coverage from every day's play is available via iPlayer, the BBC Sport website, Connected TV and app.


You can view BBC Sport output as well as listen to our radio sports programming on the BBC iPlayer.

The BBC Sport website is available via desktop, mobile, tablet and app, giving easy access to the live stream, text commentaries, news, reports and schedules. The BBC Sport app is available free on Apple and Android devices.

National and regional variations

National and regional variations have been included in this list where possible, but please check your local listings for more detailed information.

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