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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  • Super Sport To Broadcast PRO14

    South African broadcaster, SuperSport has joined the PRO14 roster of the broadcasting partners with a deal to cover a range of live matches in the re-designed tournament which now boasts participation by the Kings and Currie Cup champions the Cheetahs. "This is an exciting property that offers an entirely new flavour," said Gideon Khobane, CEO of SuperSport last week. "There's a particular intrigue in northern hemisphere rugby and to be part of this pioneering change presents an array of possibi...

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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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  • Roux And Erasmus Join PRO14 Board

    SA Rugby CEO Jurie Roux and director of rugby Rassie Erasmus have joined the board of PRO14 Rugby to represent the league’s expansion to include the Toyota Cheetahs and the Southern Kings. PRO14 chief executive Martin Anayi, commercial & marketing director Dermot Rigley and tournament director David Jordan joined Roux and Erasmus at the match between the Toyota Cheetahs and Munster in Bloemfontein last week following a series of productive meetings with local stakeholders. “To have the C...

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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 Goes For Pay-TV Deal Over BBC In UK

    Rugby fans in Wales, Scotland and Nothern Ireland will miss out on free-to-air PRO14 action on the BBC next season as the national broadcaster seems to have been outbid by pay-TV upstart Premier Sports. BBC Northern Ireland, BBC Scotland, BBC Wales, BBC Alba and S4C put together a competitive joint bid. Competition organisers are understood to have awarded the UK rights to the pay-TV service buit have not yet made that official. In a statement, BBC Wales said: "We're proud of our record of cover...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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