RUGBY UNION: Autumn Internationals 2012 – Live on BBC, Sky Sports & ESPN

November 5, 2012

The giants of Southern Hemisphere rugby make the long trip north to face the best that Europe has to offer over four weeks of compelling Autumn Internationals.

Sky Sports has exclusive live coverage of all England home tests at Twickenham, while BBC TV has live coverage of Wales, Scotland and Ireland’s tests, plus highlights of England’s games on BBC Three.

All four home nations will be hoping to showcase their progress ahead of the Six Nations next spring and improve their ranking ahead of the draw for the 2015 Rugby World Cup this December.

In addition, ESPN will screen live coverage of France’s home test match against Australia, as well as Italy’s home fixtures against Tonga, Australia and New Zealand.

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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: Heineken Cup Final 2012 – Live on Sky Sports

May 14, 2012

Ulster take on defending champions Leinster in an all-Irish Heineken Cup final this Saturday, exclusively live on Sky Sports.

Twickenham will host the showpiece of European club rugby’s biggest competition for the first time in five years, and is one of four live cup finals to be shown on Sky Sports on the same day and will be complemented by Sky’s 3D cameras.

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