Rugby Union in the UK is dominated by English teams who take part in the Aviva Premiership Rugby league that is both ultra competitive and exciting to watch. BT sport has secured the broadcasting rights to show over 60 live rugby matches from the Premier league this season and this includes some the best teams like Saracens, Bath, Northampton, Leicester Tigers and Harlequins.
The coverage is for BT Vision, BT Infinity, Virgin Media and Sky TV subscribers who want to have BT Sport as an extra on top of their existing TV package. Switching to BT broadband is both fast and cost effective as you save money on your phone bills too.
Live rugby on BT Sports is brought by some top presenters and respected ex players like Lawrence Dallaglio and Austin Healy. You can watch over 60 live rugby union games on BT Sport with the best teams hoping to qualify for the coveted Heineken Cup places.
The current Premiership league has the following teams: Saracens, Leicester Tigers, Harlequins, Northampton Saints, Gloucester Rugby, Exeter Chiefs, Bath Rugby, London Wasps, London Irish, Worcester Warriors, Sale Sharks and London Welsh.
All have very good playing squads that consist of international players from all over the world and with the Rugby World Cup being held in England for 2015 there is going to be plenty of interest in the English domestic league.
There is of course a comprehensive highlights show on BT sport and also magazine style review shows that will include in depth analysis, interviews and expert commentary from the game’s most influential players, coaches and journalists.
With new technology available there is now opportunity for UK rugby fans to watch their teams live on mobile devices such as iPad, Android tablet ‘s and mobile phones. BT sports will offer a mobile viewing service just like Sky Go where customers will be able to watch their favourite sports live on the go.