Vodafone and SKY TV have announced a season of live rugby screened straight to mobile phones. Vodafone 3G customers will be able to watch the All Blacks battle it out live throughout June & July, including all the games from the Tri Nations series.
Stephen Smith, Vodafone’s GM of Media and Entertainment says, “We are thrilled to be able to offer Vodafone customers the exclusive opportunity to watch the All Blacks live through their 3G mobiles. Unlike other mobile operators we are able to supply to our customers exclusive premium live sporting events on mobile TV. Vodafone is the clear leader in mobile entertainment.”
The games screened live to Vodafone Mobile TV will be:
All Blacks V France – 2nd June
All Black V France – 9th June
All Blacks V Canada – 16th June
All Blacks V Springboks – 24th June
All Blacks V Wallabies – 30th June
Australia V Springboks – 14th July
All Blacks V Wallabies – 21st July
Customers will need to be within the 3G coverage area, be using a 3G mobile from Vodafone and subscribe to the SKY Mobile TV channel. The games are available for $3 per game in addition to the $2.50 weekly subscription to Sky Mobile TV.