RUGBY UNION: Heineken Cup 2012/13 – Round 6 – Live on Sky Sports

January 15, 2013

The crème de la crème of northern hemisphere rugby go head-to-head in the battle for the sport’s biggest honours in the 2012/13 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup competitions.

Club sides from England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, France and Italy will all be vying to rip the trophy from Leinster, who last season became only the second side to both successfully retain the title and lift a third European honour.

The final round of the pool stages takes place this weekend with quarter-final places at stake, and Sky Sports will again screen 11 live Heineken Cup games as well as one match from the Amlin Challenge Cup.

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RUGBY UNION: Heineken Cup 2012/13 – Round 5 – Live on Sky Sports

January 8, 2013

The crème de la crème of northern hemisphere rugby go head-to-head in the battle for the sport’s biggest honours in the 2012/13 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup competitions.

Club sides from England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, France and Italy will all be vying to rip the trophy from Leinster, who last season became only the second side to both successfully retain the title and lift a third European honour.

The penultimate round of the pool stages takes place this weekend, and Sky Sports will screen 11 live Heineken Cup games as well as one match from the Amlin Challenge Cup.

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RUGBY UNION: Heineken Cup 2012/13 – Round 4 – Live on Sky Sports

December 11, 2012

The crème de la crème of northern hemisphere rugby go head-to-head in the battle for the sport’s biggest honours in the 2012/13 Heineken Cup and Amlin Challenge Cup competitions.

Club sides from England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, France and Italy will all be vying to rip the trophy from Leinster, who last season became only the second side to both successfully retain the title and lift a third European honour.

The fourth round of the pool stages takes place this weekend, and Sky Sports will screen 11 live Heineken Cup games as well as one match from the Amlin Challenge Cup.

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RUGBY LEAGUE: Sky Sports announces live Super League XVIII games

November 19, 2012

Live coverage of Super League XVIII on Sky Sports will begin with defending champions Leeds Rhinos at home to Hull FC on Friday, February 1.

Up to two live games will be broadcast each weekend during the regular season, and every club will be featured live by the end of Round six when Super League XVIII commences in February 2013.

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RUGBY LEAGUE: Challenge Cup Final 2012 – Live on BBC One

August 19, 2012

Reigning Super League champions Leeds Rhinos meet Warrington Wolves to battle for rugby league’s most prestigious trophy in the 2012 Carnegie Challenge Cup Final, exclusively live on BBC One.

Leeds will be hoping to shake off their losing form from their last two appearances at Wembley’s showpiece occasion, while Warrington will enjoy their third final in four years, but unlike their rivals have lifted the trophy on both previous occasions.

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RUGBY LEAGUE: BBC extends Challenge Cup deal to 2016

March 21, 2012

The BBC will remain as the principal broadcaster of the Carnegie Challenge Cup, after signing new four-year deal to cover rugby league’s oldest and most prestigious knockout competition.

The deal with the RFL ensures that the Carnegie Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium will continue to be broadcast exclusively live on BBC One until 2016.

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