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Canal Plus buys Top 14 rugby rights through 2023

Friday 13 May 2016 | 10:17 CET | News
French pay TV group Canal plus has extended its exclusive rights to broadcast Top 14 rugby until 2023. It already held rights to show the French national rugby leagues matches through 2019. The broadcaster also holds rights to the ProD2 league, Super Rugby, the Rugby Championship and the national team's test matches in the southern hemisphere. The latest rights acquisition price was not disclosed.  

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Canal Plus
Countries: France
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