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Canal Plus wins broadcast rights for French rugby's "Top 14"

Wednesday 15 January 2014 | 09:47 CET | News
French pay TV group Canal Plus has secured exclusive broadcast rights for France's first division rugby league, the "Top 14", for five years (2014/2015 to 2018/2019) in all of the territories where the broadcaster is present. Canal Plus will pay EUR 355 million in total for the broadcast rights. It will air all of the Top 14 games, either live or pre-recorded, on channels such as Canal Plus, Canal Plus Sport and Rugby Plus. The final will be aired simultaneously by a free-to-air broadcaster.

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