Unterföhring – Following the huge success of live broadcasts from the Rugby World Cup 2019, ProSieben MAXX and ran.de are showing even more top-class rugby games this year. The TV broadcaster – in collaboration with DAZN – will broadcast all the games of the informal European Rugby Championship “Six Nations” from February 1, 2020. ran.de also shows all the men’s tournaments of the “World Rugby Sevens Series”.
France, Scotland, England, Italy and Ireland want to push defending champions and record winners Wales from the European rugby throne in the famous “Six Nations” tournament. The games are commented on and categorized by certified rugby World Cup trio Jan Ludke (commentator) and Manuel Wilhelm and Simon Jung (expert).
Five weekends with “Six Nations”
In “Six Nations” all teams play against each other once. Whoever tops the table after all the duel wins the tournament.
From February 1, 2020, ProSieben MAXX and ran.de will broadcast two games on Saturdays from 3pm and one game on Sundays from 3:55 pm. On Saturday, March 14, 2020, the day of the final match, all teams will compete in their final doubles one after another – live from 3:00 pm.
“RUN” Sports Director Alexander Rosner: “With a superb rating on ProSieben MAXX, the Rugby World Cup has proved that the time is ripe for this spectacular game in Germany. After NFL and college football, rugby is the next for tough men. The game is ProSieben MAXX and their home on ran.de. “
Eight tournaments with the “World Rugby Sevens Series”
but that’s not all. In addition to the “Six Nations”, the sports business unit of 7Sports, ProSiebenSat.1 has also acquired the rights to the “World Rugby Sevens Series”. ran.de will show all the men’s games of the top rugby tournament series live in the Olympic format from January 25, 2020.
There are 16 teams participating in the tournament format, with the top countries being Australia, England, New Zealand, Wales and South Africa.
The competition starts at the group stage. This will be followed by a quarter-final, semi-final and knockout round with finals. It is the fastest, Olympic version of Rugby Union with only 7 players per team and 2×7 minutes of playing time per game.
From January 25, 2020: “World Rugby Sevens Series” ran.de. Live on
From February 1, 2020: “Six Nations” live on ProSieben MAXX and ran.de (in collaboration with DAZN)
Rugby 7Series Schedule:
Tournament in New Zealand: Saturday 25 – Sunday 26 January 2020
Tournament in Australia: Saturday 1 – Sunday 2 February 2020
Tournament in USA: Saturday 29 February – Sunday 1 March 2020
Tournament in Canada: Sat 7 – Sunday 8 March 2020
Tournament in Hong Kong: Fri. 3-Sun 5 April, 2020
Tournament in Singapore: Saturday 11 – Sunday 12 April 2020
Turnier in England: Sa. 23. – So. 24. May 2020
Tournament in France: Saturday 30 – Sunday 31 May 2020
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