Sky Sports will broadcast 70 matches a season until the end of 2021.
58 Regular Season Matches
6 Magic Weekend Games
5 Super League Play Offs
1 Grand Final
BBC Sport have rights to weekly highlights.
Catalan Home Games
Sky Sports can only broadcast these games subject to a TV deal being agreed with a French Broadcaster. Catalan's deal with beIN Sports ended at the conclusion of 2019 and at present it is not expected they will have a deal in place for 2020.
Toronto Home Games
Sky Sports can only broadcast these games subject to a TV deal being agreed with a Canadian Broadcaster. It was reported in League Weekly on 13th January that the club are in talks with TSN about a deal but nothing official at present.
Our League will stream at least one match per Round in 2020.
All Championship Play Off Games will be LIVE on Sky Sports.
Our League will stream selected matches in 2020 including all play off matches.
BBC SPORT is showing 11 Matches per Season until the end of 2021.
1 x Round 1 (Online/App Only)
1 x Round 2 (Online/App Only)
1 x Round 3 (Online/App Only)
1 x Round 4 (Online/App Only)
1 x Round 5 (Online/App Only)
2 x Round 6 Matches
2 x Quarter Final Matches
2 x Semi Finals
1 x Final
Note: Final Replay has been abandoned in this latest BBC Contract.
Sky Sports have rights to four ties per season until end of 2021
1 x Round 5 Match*
1 x Round 6 Match
2 x Quarter Finals Matches
*Sky have option to default on a Round 5 tie and show two ties from Round 6 instead
RFL Our League is showing 5 Matches per Season via its website & app.
1 x Round 1
1 x Round 2
1 x Round 3
1 x Round 4
1 x Round 5
From 2018 the NRL are offering the Fox League Channel from Australia to worldwide viewers via a streaming service at watchnrl.com, that will stream every game live. The cost of this is £13 a week or £22 a month BUT if you pay for an annual subscription in one lump sum (£125) this will bring the cost down to an equivalent of £10.40 per month.
In addition to the online partnership, Fox have been given the option to sell on games to TV Broadcasters also. These rights have been given to Sky Sports (contract running until the end of the 2022 season) who will televise three matches from each round of fixtures plus all play offs and the NRL Grand Final.
NRL Coverage on Watch NRL & Sky uses Fox Sports Australia Coverage & Commentary.
World Club Series
Sky Sports has the rights to all these matches until the end of 2021.
State of Origin
Sky Sports will televise all three of these matches along with the watchnrl.com streaming service until the end of 2022. Origin Coverage on Sky & Watch NRL is provided by Channel 9 Australia.
2020 Ashes Series
This will be broadcast by BBC Sport.
2021 Rugby League World Cup
BBC Sport have exclusive rights to this tournament.
16 Matches will be on BBC ONE or BBC TWO
15 Matches will be on BBC RED Button Service.
Australia Home Test Matches
Sky Sports will televise all these matches along with the watchnrl.com streaming service until the end of 2022.
Pre Season NRL Nines
Sky Sports will televise all these matches along with the watchnrl.com streaming service until the end of 2022 if the competition is played.
NRL All Star Game
Sky Sports will televise this match annually along with the watchnrl.com streaming service until the end of 2022 if the match is played.
New South Wales Cup
Matches televised by Fox Sports will be available on watchnrl.com Live or On Demand.