The pay-TV channel has had a profitable broadcast partnership with the league for the previous three years and it’s understood that that is set to proceed with dwell protection subsequent season and past.
The inclusion of the Bulls, Sharks, Lions and Stormers would make it a PRO16 following the departure of the Cheetahs and Southern Kings.
Premier Sports activities has a rising profile in Scottish sport and was introduced final month as the brand new title sponsor of the League Cup. Its soccer portfolio additionally contains dwell protection of the Scottish Cup.
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The broadcaster has additionally secured TV rights for French rugby’s high flight competitors, the TOP 14, for 2 years with speedy impact, that means it will likely be capable of present the ultimate phases of this season’s competitors, beginning with Friday’s match between Stade Francais and Lyon.
The presence of Finn Russell at Racing 92 has elevated curiosity in Scotland within the TOP 14 lately.
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