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BBC streams live rugby match in UHD

Wednesday 25 April 2018 | 09:27 CET | News
The BBC has continued its Ultra-High Definition (UHD) broadcast experiments by streaming a full Rugby League match between York City Knights and Catalan Dragons live and in UHD on BBC iPlayer Beta. 

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Companies: BBC / NHK
Countries: United Kingdom
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