RUGBY UNION: BBC to screen England’s two summer tests against Argentina

May 29, 2013

The BBC has secured the rights to broadcast England’s two Tests against Argentina in June.

Stuart Lancaster’s team travel to South America, minus their British & Irish Lions contingent, for what will be their first two-match series against the Pumas in Argentina since 1997.

BBC commentator Brian Moore, who is covering the forthcoming Lions Tour with talkSPORT, confirmed that the corporation had picked up the rights to screen the tw0-test series from the Argentine rugby board UAR.

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FOOTBALL: BBC Wales to screen highlights of Welsh internationals

July 9, 2012

BBC Cymru Wales has struck a deal to show highlights of all Wales’ home internationals, including the World Cup qualifying matches against Croatia, Serbia, Scotland and John Toshack’s FYR Macedonia.

The deal, which will cover two seasons from August this year, marks the return of Welsh international football to BBC Wales television after an eight-year absence.

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