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Allianz Premier 15s agree BBC broadcast deal

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The Allianz Premier 15s has agreed a broadcast deal with BBC Sport to show one match per round.

Ahead of the return of the league following the autumn internationals, the BBC will take one live stream a round for the rest of the 2021/22 season starting this Sunday, 28 November with early league leaders Bristol Bears’ game against Wasps.

These games will be shown on the BBC Sport app, website and iPlayer, including the semi-final and final.

Additional details about the coverage of the semi-finals and final will be announced in due course.

The Red Roses’ recent autumn internationals attracted over three million views at peak times on BBC Two across all four matches.

BT Sport will show Harlequins against Wasps on Monday, 27 December from Twickenham Stadium as part of Big Game 13.

England Rugby will continue to show two live streams per round for the rest of the season on, simulcasting the game that is on the BBC. The first match to be broadcast with the resumption of the league this weekend will be Gloucester-Hartpury against Saracens on Saturday, 27 November.

The live stream picks have now been confirmed until the end of January with the schedule for the rest of the season to be announced.

The second All In, the magazine show dedicated to the Allianz Premier 15s, will be shown in late January with the final show of the season to be released ahead of the final.


BBC picks in bold

Round six

Saturday 27 November – Gloucester-Hartpury v Saracens

Sunday 28 November – Bristol Bears v Wasps

Round seven

Saturday 4 December – Saracens v Bristol Bears

Saturday 4 December – Worcester v Exeter Chiefs

Round eight

Saturday 11 December – Exeter Chiefs v Gloucester-Hartpury

Sunday 12 December – Saracens v Harlequins

Round nine

Saturday 18 December – Loughborough Lightning v Bristol Bears

Sunday 19 December – Worcester Warriors v Gloucester-Hartpury

Monday 27 December – Harlequins v Wasps (BT Sport)

Round 10

Saturday 8 January – Bristol Bears v Gloucester-Hartpury

Saturday 8 January – Wasps v Loughborough Lightning

Round 11

Saturday 15 January – Exeter Chiefs v Harlequins

Saturday 15 January – Loughborough Lightning v Saracens

Round 12

Saturday 29 January – Sale Sharks v Bristol Bears

Saturday 29 January – Wasps v Exeter Chiefs

With thanks to England Rugby