Rugby News on the TV Front
Wednesday Sep 2, 2009 in Off the Field General
Spike TV will be the exclusive American television home to the 2009 (Australia) National Rugby League playoffs and championship game, it was announced today by Brian J. Diamond, senior vice president, sports & specials, Spike TV.
The network will telecast three weekly NRL playoff contests beginning Friday, September 11, culminating with the Grand Final on Sunday, October 4.
In other TV news, Comcast announced it is now offering Setanta Sports in San Francisco Bay Area.
Comcast Customers In Northern California Can Now View Live and Exclusive European Sports Coverage, including English Premiership, Magners League and European Cup rugby games.