Tag: Rugby

BT Sport adds 20 Premier League football matches to its line up from 2019/20 season

BT Sport has won the rights to a further 20 Premier League football matches in the UK, taking the total to 52, for three years from the start of the 2019/20 season. These games add to the 32 Saturday matches which BT Sport won earlier this year…

Ladbrokes continues Challenge Cup partnership

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The Rugby Football League and Ladbrokes have agreed to extend their current partnership meaning the bookmaker will be title sponsor for the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup.   Ladbrokes confirmed the one-year extension to the current deal on the week of the 2017 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final, which will see Hull FC take on Wigan Warriors in the oldest Rugby League Cup competition...

Betsafe named principal sponsors of Saracens RFC

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The online bookmaker and gaming company, Betsafe, will see its branding adorn Saracens RFC’s shirts for the next three years as the club’s new principal sponsor.   Betsafe has continued its UK expansion in sport sponsorship as the new principal partner and the official betting partner of back-to-back European Champions Saracens from the 2017/18 season. The global sponsorship will run for the...

BT Sport secures rights to all live European Rugby

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BT Sport has confirmed it has secured the rights to broadcast all of the Elite European Rugby tournaments’ matches live in the UK and Ireland.   The new deal, starting from the 2018/19 season, will see BT Sport become the home of the European Rugby Champions Cup and the European Rugby Challenge Cup until at least 2021/22. With some of the best...