Guinness PRO14

  • Aisling Delaney Joins PRO14

    Guinness PRO14 have strengthened their marketing team with the recruitment of Aisling Delaney as events and sponsorship manager. Delaney brings experience from her time with the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) and Wilson Hartnell PR (Ogilvy). A keen cyclist and athlete, Aisling graduated from University College Dublin with a BSc in Sports Management during which time a work placement opportunity with the FAI led to a full-time role. During her time as senior account manager with Wilson Har...

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  • Eurosport Extend Their PRO14 Coverage To 62 Countries

    Eurosport has secured the rights to show this season's Guinness PRO14 games involving Italian clubs in 62 countries and territories (up from 41 countries last season) across Europe and Discovery-owned Rugbypass and Setanta in Asia. Now in its second season as a broadcast partner of the competition, the agreement will see Eurosport and Eurosport Player show all home and selected away games – if locally produced - featuring Italian teams in the Guinness PRO14. Eurosport Italia will have exclusiv...

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  • Sky Backs Off As Eir Sports Take PRO14 Rights In Ireland

    Irish pay TV channel Eir Sport will take over Ireland broadcast rights of the Guinness PRO14 from next season having outbid Sky in that market, leaving an opportunity for new broadcasters to come on board in the UK. Sky Sports will not bid for PRO14 rights in individual UK markets at the end of their four-year contract this season. Sky has been broadcasting live Guinness PRO14 matches in the UK and Ireland since 2014. Reports claim that their interest in extending those rights was dependent upo...

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  • Super Sport To Broadcast PRO14

    ... action unfold from this weekend." SuperSport will produce select SA-based fixtures and take the overseas feed on other PRO 14 matches that will be broadcast. “We’re delighted SuperSport have reached agreement to acquire the rights to broadcast the Guinness PRO14,” said Jurie Roux, CEO of SA Rugby. “This is a fascinating and ground-breaking change for rugby and I am sure people will be keen to tune in and see how the hemispheres measure up against each other in club competition. SuperSpo...

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  • PRO14 Final In Dublin In 2018

    Dublin’s Aviva Stadium has been confirmed as the destination venue for the championship decider in May. Tickets are now on sale for the Guinness PRO14 Final on May 26, 2018. The event returns to Aviva Stadium where a record-breaking crowd of 45,566 witnessed history in May as Scarlets claimed their second Championship title with a thrilling 46-22 victory over Munster. CEO Martin Anayi told the press at the league’s launch event that he believes using the Aviva Stadium will pay dividends for...

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  • PRO14 Officially Announced

    Celtic Rugby and the South African Rugby Union have confirmed that the Toyota Cheetahs and the Southern Kings will join an expanded Guinness PRO14 tournament in time for the upcoming 2017/18 season. A long-term strategic agreement has been signed by both parties which will allow the participation of two South African franchises in the renamed Guinness PRO14 Championship. An official announcement from the league trumpeted the agreement as “the first phase of expansion as the Guinness PRO14 beco...

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  • WRW Construction Become The Scarlets' Main Sponsor

    The Scarlets have announced WRW Construction as the region's home shirt sponsor in an exciting new deal as the Guinness PRO12 Champions prepare for the forthcoming season. The WRW Construction logo will feature across the club's traditional Scarlet jersey, on the back of the new anthracite away jersey as well as on the front of the region's training top, and will be promoted as main sponsor across all media channels online and offline. The national construction company is a longstanding commerci...

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  • SA Teams Will Boost PRO14 TV Income By 50%

    The induction of two South African teams into a new PRO14 competition starting in September 2017 gathers pace and is expected to be announced imminently after the PRO12 admitted officially for the first time that discussions were ongoing. The media this week has revealed two central factors that will push the radical development forward: that the inclusion of the new clubs will bring an increase of TV revenue to the league of some £36m (€41m) over 6 years – a 50% increase on the current £1...

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  • Guinness Continues With Aviva Premiership Clubs

    Premiership Rugby has announced that Guinness is extending its partnership with the 12 Aviva Premiership Rugby clubs for a further two years. Guinness will continue as the Official Beer and Official Responsible Drinking Partner of Premiership Rugby, with the partnership including pouring rights at each of the 12 clubs and the presentation of the Guinness Premiership Rugby Director of Rugby of the Year award. Dominic Hayes, Premiership Rugby commercial director, said: "It's great that we are exte...

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  • Guinness Premiership attendances rise

    Attendances over the course of the 2006/7 season in the Guinness Premiership have risen once again to top 11,000 for the first time.   After 132 matches in this season's Guinness Premiership, the average per match crowd was 11,117, a rise of 7.4% on the previous season.   The record crowd for a Guinness Premiership match, outside the London Double Header, was broken twice, firstly when Bristol Rugby attracted 21,203 to Ashton Gate for their match against Bath Rugby and subsequently when London...

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