United Rugby Championship launches streaming service for ‘accessible viewing’

RTÉ and United Rugby Championship (URC) have together released a streaming service that aims to give fans the opportunity to watch games live and...

United Rugby Championship secures free-to-air Italian coverage

The United Rugby Championship (URC) will be broadcast free-to-air across Italy, as a result of an agreement signed with the Italian Rugby Federation (FIR)...

Facebook set as social media supplier of Rugby World Cup

Facebook has become the first official social media services supplier of the Rugby World Cup France 2023. The platform is supporting the tournament’s mission of...

West Brom offers LV BET ‘unique opportunity’ with new partnership

West Bromwich Albion have struck a partnership with sports betting and online casino operator LV BET, including fan engagement and marketing opportunities. The one-season contract...

Altrad boosts rugby presence with sponsorship of NZ national teams

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has named Altrad the official front of jersey sponsor for its range of national teams, including All Blacks and All...

Queensland to host remaining Rugby Championship matches

The remaining Rugby Championship test matches will be held in the Australian state of Queensland, following last minute changes to the schedule due to...

New Zealand rugby tests cancelled due to national lockdown

New Zealand Rugby (NZR) has announced that due to the implementation of a national lockdown in response to a rise in COVID-19 cases, the...

Amazon strengthens rugby union offering with Autumn Nations Series

UK commercial conglomerate Amazon has further bolstered its sports streaming offering, increasing its coverage of international rugby union with the Autumn Nations Series. Of the...

Japanese Grand Prix cancelled for second consecutive year

Formula One has confirmed that the Japanese Grand Prix has been cancelled for the second year in a row due to concerns relating to...

Betfred nets title sponsorship of Challenge Cup finals

Sports betting operator Betfred has enhanced its partnership with the Rugby Football League (RFL), clinching the title sponsorships to all three Challenge Cup Finals. The...