Friday, September 07, 2007

Rugby World Cup kicks off on SLRC and Neo Sports Plus

The Rugby World Cup 2007 kicks off on Rupavahini/Channel Eye via free to air television and on Neo Sports Plus on pay television just after midnight today.

The first match will kick off on Saturday 08th Sept 07 at 00:15 hrs and will be shown live on free to air and pay television in Sri Lanka. We are unable to confirm the time at which the opening ceremony will commence but according to unconfirmed sources it should start at about 10pm or 10:30pm local time today.

Please click here for the SLRC telecast schedule.
Please click here for the Neo Sports Plus telecast schedule.

Not all the matches are telecast live in this region and only selected matches are available on the free to air and pay television platforms.

Neo Sports Plus is available on Sri Lankan pay television platforms Dialog TV and LBN.

Updated - 07/09/2007 @ 4:30PM
According to information reaching us the opening ceremony will be starting just 30 minutes before the first match starts which should be at midnight today local time. The ESPN Star Sports Singapore feed schedule indicates that the opening ceremony is a 30 minute event just prior to the first match. We are unable to confirm whether any broadcaster either pay or free to air will be airing this event in Sri Lanka.


Anonymous said...

TV5 will show some matches. I reckon most of the French matches are shown on it but the comentries will be in French.

Anonymous said...

What has happend to Srilakvahini?

Anonymous said...

Comet cable is also showing the matches live.Haaaaa hooo haaaaaa heyyyyyy.

Rainy days DTV haaa hooo haaaa hoooo

Anonymous said...

How is comet showing rugby matches live.. they do not have Neo sports plus.. does any one know which channel are they showing it on???