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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  • Premier Sports Deal Doubles Rights Value For PRO14

    PRO14 Rugby have announced the signing of a landmark partnership with Premier Sports and FreeSports to broadcast every game from the Guinness PRO14 live across the UK and Northern Ireland for at least the next three years. The agreement starts from the beginning of the 2018-19 season and has been reported as being worth around £10m per year – about twice the current value of the same rights. Supporters in the UK, including Northern Ireland, can watch all 152 games broadcast on pay TV channel...

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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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  • PRO14 To Be Shown On Eir Sports And TG4 Next Season

    Eir Sport and the Guinness PRO14 have officially announced their broadcast agreement: showing every game in the championship for the next three years from the 2018/19 season. The partnership - which seemed likely four months ago when Sky stepped out of the bidding - means that for the first time in the Republic of Ireland, rugby supporters can watch all 152 games a season. This will include every Munster and Leinster game live, with the derby games between the two provinces to be broadcast exclu...

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  • Roux And Erasmus Join PRO14 Board

    ... made great strides this season in expanding into a new territory in keeping with the DNA of the championship as a pioneering cross-border competition and these appointments only serve to re-inforce that progress.” Roux said: “Our expansion into the Guinness PRO14 in 2017 heralded a new era for South African rugby and was one of the most exciting new ventures in a long time in our game. “I am looking forward to working even closer together with our friends from Wales, Scotland, Ireland and...

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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 Goes For Pay-TV Deal Over BBC In UK

    ... statement. The value paid for the rights has not yet been released. In January, after Eir Sport were granted rights in Ireland from next season, Sky Sports announced it would not bid for PRO14 rights in individual UK markets. 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 upon extending rights in Ireland as well as the UK. Operated by the Luxembourg-registered Premier Media, Premi...

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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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