RUGBY UNION: Rugby World Cup 2015 – Pool Stage Draw – Live on ITV4

November 27, 2012

With less than three years to go until rugby union’s greatest showpiece arrives back in England, the crucial draw for the pool stages of the 2015 Rugby World Cup takes place on Monday, December 3.

ITV4 will have live coverage of the all-important draw, which will be staged at the famous Tate Modern art gallery in London.

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RUGBY UNION: Home nations summer tours – Live on Sky Sports

June 2, 2012

England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland’s rugby union sides set out on the first of what will now become annual summer tours of the southern hemisphere.

Sky Sports will have exclusive coverage of England’s three test matches against South Africa, Wales’ tour of Australia, Ireland’s daunting three-test series versus New Zealand, plus Scotland’s single test match against the Wallabies.

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RUGBY UNION: Rugby World Cup 2011 on ITV

July 28, 2011

  • All games live on ITV1 and ITV4, broadcast in high definition and simulcast live on
  • Steve Rider and Craig Doyle lead ITV’s Rugby World Cup team
  • Highlights broadcast every evening on ITV1 and ITV4
  • New Zealand born singer Hayley Westenra performs 2011 version of ‘World In Union’

ITV Sport kicks off coverage of the 2011 Rugby World Cup from New Zealand, with live coverage of every match – from the opening game through to the Rugby World Cup Final on October 23rd.  

Veteran sports presenter Steve Rider will front ITV’s coverage, with Craig Doyle also presenting some games and highlights programmes.

They will be joined by a team of expert former players who have won six World Cups between them, including Lawrence Dallaglio, Michael Lynagh, Sean Fitzpatrick, Francois Pienaar and Phil Vickery.

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