Nent Group har købt rettighederne til Rugby World Cup 2019. Alle 48 kampe fra turneringen kan ses på streamingtjenesten Viaplay Sport Reklame-link.
Rugby World Cup 2019 finder sted mellem 20. september og 2. november. Turneringen finder sted hvert fjerde år. Derudover har Viaplay Sport Reklame-link også rettighederne til Six Nations Championship til og med 2021.
Kim Mikkelsen, NENT Group Head of Sport: “Rugby union continues to grow around the world – Japan is set to host Asia’s first-ever Rugby World Cup and in the Nordic region the game is captivating more and more fans. Our coverage of the previous Rugby World Cup and the Six Nations has found an enthusiastic audience on Viaplay, and now NENT Group is showing all 48 games from Rugby World Cup 2019 live. Yet again we’re proving that, when it comes to the world’s best live sports, Viaplay is the only place to stream.”
World Rugby Chairman Sir Bill Beaumont: “Rugby in the Nordic region has seen a marked uplift in fan and participation numbers in recent years. As the region’s leading streaming company, NENT Group will enable more people than ever before to engage with the tournament, reinforcing our belief that Rugby World Cup 2019 will be the most-viewed and most-engaged rugby event of all time.”