Eurosport has secured the exclusive broadcast and digital rights for a selection of Rugby League properties that will be shown on Setanta Sports Asia.
The Rugby League has experienced global growth in the law few years and it is hoped that the game and its properties will find a new and bigger audience in the Philippines.
Some of the properties to be shown on Setanta Sports Asia include:
- the European Super League that is the top-level Rubgy League club competition in Europe
- Championship: the United Kingdom's second-tier Rugby League competition
- World Club Challenge: the annual Rugb League competition played between the top three clubs of the Australian National Rugby League and the European Super League.
- and lastly, two magazine shows -- "Full Time" and "Boots n' all" that features match previews, analysis, and interviews with some of the biggest names in rugby.
Next European Super League matches to be shown live on Setanta Asia:
Thursday 3 Sep Huddersfield v Castleford
Friday 4 Sep Leeds v St Helens
Thursday 10 Sep Castleford v St Helens
Friday 11 Sep Wigan v Hull
Thursday 17 Sep Leeds v Castleford
Friday 18 Sep St Helens v Wigan