HomeRUGBY2021 Girls’s Six Nations Is Launched – Irish Rugby
2021 Girls’s Six Nations Is Launched – Irish Rugby
March 30, 2021
The launch of the Girls’s Six Nations Championship occurred right this moment forward of this weekend’s huge kick-off, as holders England put their title on the road in what is certain to be an action-packed and thrilling Championship.
Eire’s marketing campaign will get underway on Saturday week, away to Wales. This yr’s Girls’s Six Nations is exclusive in some ways and consists of a number of main ‘firsts’ for the Championship.
For the primary time in historical past, the Championship will happen in its personal standalone window and also will function a brand new match format delivering 4 consecutive weekends of top-class motion culminating within the match’s first ever ‘Tremendous Saturday’.
In one other Girls’s Six Nations first, followers can now watch all 9 video games within the one place within the UK, Eire and Italy, with the BBC, RTÉ and Eurosport exhibiting all matches on a mixture of terrestrial and digital companies.
Within the UK, BBC will present England’s last sport dwell on the principle BBC community for the primary time ever. Along with this all video games might be accessible on the BBC iPlayer.
In Eire, all video games might be proven on RTÉ, whereas in Italy all matches might be watched dwell by way of the Eurosport Participant. France TV proceed its implausible assist of Girls’s rugby by exhibiting all French video games on dwell tv.
Six Nations can be excited to be launching ‘Fantasy Rugby’ for the Girls’s Championship – an necessary engagement device to showcase gamers and convey followers nearer to the Girls’s sport. For extra see https://fantasy.sixnationsrugby.com/.
Ben Morel, CEO of Six Nations Rugby commented: “We’re thrilled to launch the Girls’s Six Nations Championship right this moment and need to thank everybody for his or her efforts in getting us thus far.
It’s a privilege for us to be able to stage these matches regardless of the continuing challenges introduced by Covid-19. There’s a lot to stay up for with this yr’s match.
“Prime class motion, a brand new format, all matches being broadcast, a primary ever ‘Tremendous Saturday’, all of which is going down in a standalone window for the primary time ever. We can not anticipate all of it to start out.
“Growing the Girls’s sport is a prime precedence for the Six Nations, and we see big alternatives for progress. This has been a key focus for us lately and can proceed to be central to our technique within the coming years.”
The 2021 Girls’s Six Nations is certain to be an enthralling competitors filled with thrilling video games, showcasing the perfect of what Girls’s rugby can provide. As soon as once more it’s proudly supported by Guinness.
As companion of the Girls’s Six Nations, Guinness will proceed its assist of the Participant of the Championship in 2021, alongside an initiative to extend visibility for the Girls’s sport and improve fan engagement. Additional particulars might be introduced within the coming weeks.