ELEVEN SPORTS TO SHOW EVERY MATCH OF THE FIRST EVER TRANS-ATLANTIC RUGBY LEAGUE TEAM

By June 21, 2017LATEST NEWS, News, Press

ELEVEN SPORTS has struck a unique partnership that will see the pioneering global broadcaster show LIVE and EXCLUSIVE coverage of every match of the Toronto Wolfpack Rugby League team in the U.S.

The Wolfpack are Canada’s first professional Rugby League team and the world’s first transatlantic major professional sports team. They are the newest club in the English Rugby Football League (RFL), and currently sit at the top of League 1 – the third tier of the English game.

“The Toronto Wolfpack have picked up a loyal following in North America and we are very pleased to add live and exclusive action of every one of their matches for fans in the U.S.,” said Danny Menken, Group Managing Director, ELEVEN SPORTS. We are committed to delivering content for underserved fans in the U.S. and the fast-paced, dynamic nature of Rugby League is well suited to our target millennial audience. The Wolfpack are a very ambitious club striving to reach the Super League. We are excited to tell their unique story and take the fans on this fantastic journey.”

ELEVEN SPORTS is available in 55 million homes across the U.S. thanks to the network’s reach through carriage deals including, but not limited to: AT&T, DIRECTV, Verizon, Charter and NCTC.

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