SABC to broadcast Rugby World Cup final

Tuesday 29 October 2019 | 12:51 CET | News
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has announced that it will broadcast the 2019 Rugby World Cup final between South Africa and England. The public broadcaster said it had reached an agreement with SuperSport to screen the game live on 02 November. The SABC will also broadcast the match between New Zealand and Wales on 1 November. Both matches will be shown live on SABC 2.

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