Beginning on October 30, talkSPORT will broadcast rugby’s Autumn Nations Sequence within the UK for the primary time ever on the community. Protection will embody 50 unique matches to broadcast over the following three years, with a high workforce of rugby expertise.
The brand new audio rights observe talkSPORT’s protection of the Lions tour this summer time, because the gamers head again to their particular international locations to compete within the internationals being held throughout the UK, Eire, France and Italy.
Throughout the 16 stay commentary matches this autumn, the protection shall be delivered by a high class workforce who’ve amassed nearly 400 caps between them, together with former England Ahead Ben Kay, England Ladies’s worldwide Rachel Burford, Wales’ second highest all time attempt scorer, George North and Scotland’s all time highest factors scorer, Chris Patterson MBE.
They are going to be alongside presenters Hugh Woozencroft, Craig Doyle, Tim Cocker and Shebahn Aherne with stay commentary from talkSPORT’s Andrew Mckenna, former Channel 4 Rugby Commentator, Miles Harrison, Alfie Reynolds, Russel Hargreaves and Stuart McFarlane.
There shall be loads of tailor-made content material throughout the month for all rugby followers to take pleasure in. Together with the stay commentary matches, in depth previews shall be out there on the flagship talkSPORT reveals, together with YouTube content material, tailor-made in the direction of the event, in addition to informative and fascinating articles and blogs on the talkSPORT web site.
Head of talkSPORT, Lee Clayton mentioned: “talkSPORT has sturdy credentials in rugby and we’re delighted to increase our protection throughout the Autumn Nations Sequence. As a community we’re powered by followers, and our skilled line up of former internationals and first-class rugby commentators will convey supporters all of the perception, evaluation and response throughout a captivating month of motion.”
Ben Morel, CEO of Six Nations Rugby, organisers of the Autumn Nations Sequence, mentioned: “We will’t wait to get our partnership with talkSPORT underway. In terms of audio broadcast they ship award-winning protection; coupled with a first-class line up for Autumn it seems to be actually thrilling for followers.”
talkSPORT pundit Ben Kay added: “I’m delighted to be part of our Autumn Nations rugby workforce on talkSPORT – we shall be there to ship the perfect perception and response from the stay motion and all the newest information and evaluation from the world of rugby.”
Tune into all talkSPORT’s stay protection of the Autumn Nations collection beginning on October 30 with Scotland versus Tonga at Murrayfield on talkSPORT 2 at 2.30pm, adopted by Wales towards New Zealand at 5.15pm. Pay attention through 1089 or 1053 AM, DAB, on-line or through the app.