The IRB Junior World Championship kicks off in South Africa next month and Maori Television will be the place to watch.
As the exclusive national broadcaster of the three-week tournament, Maori Television will screen 15 games, with all the New Zealand games live. Delayed games will be played over breakfast and fans will have the opportunity to catch up with a highlights package in the evenings.
Maori Television general manager of programming Haunui Royal says the channel is proud to have the New Zealand rights to the under-20 rugby tournament.
“After the fantastic feedback and reaction to our World Cup coverage, this is recognition of the huge effort our channel put into making Rugby World Cup 2011 a success.” Continue reading »