"The eagerly awaiting Sommet Sports channel is coming soon to freeview channel 14!
It has been announced that Sommet Sports will broadcast every AFL match commencing 18 April 2013.
Each week, six matches will be aired live with three matches on delay (with the exception of some anomaly and split rounds).
Andrew Reeves from Sommet Sports said the new network was thrilled to include AFL in its new lineup.
“We are delighted to be able to broadcast the AFL into New Zealand. Kiwi’s will now be able to watch the games for free live every week and will find out what a great game it is!”
Sommet Sports coverage will include:
All nine matches every week of the Premiership Season: six LIVE, three on delay (Round 4 onwards)
· Collingwood v Essendon and St Kilda v Sydney Swans Anzac Day Matches LIVE
· All Finals Series Matches LIVE (Weeks 1-3)
· Grand Final
· 23 Episodes of the 2013 Toyota AFL International Highlights Show to be aired every week of the Premiership Season and Finals Series (post Round 4 onwards)"