Rugby fans will be able to watch live web streaming of England Women’s matches against world champions New Zealand this autumn.
Through RFU.com England’s matches against the Black Ferns on November 29 and December 3 at Esher RFC will be available at www.rfu.com/englandwomenlive. Launched the week of November 28, users will be able to watch each match live and in full for up to three days after each game whilst highlights footage will also be available on RFU.com.
England’s opening match against New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium on November 26 will be shown live on Sky Sports, and is a double header. Fans at the stadium will be able to watch Australia take on the Barbarians before the England Women run out against New Zealand.
With the autumn series representing the first time these two sides have met since the 2010 Rugby World Cup final old rivalries will definitely be renewed. For New Zealand they’ll be out to maintain their all-conquering record, while England will want to settle the score after their 13-10 defeat in the world cup final.
An impressive five camera feed with match commentary from some of the game’s leading commentators and former England stars, as well as post-match interviews, will provide rugby fans with broadcast quality viewing as the two best teams in global women’s rugby go head to head.
Rosie Williams, Managing Director of the RFUW, said: “We are delighted to be able to offer rugby fans the opportunity to watch England and New Zealand in action through RFU.com. With the first match against New Zealand at Twickenham Stadium also live on Sky Sports, rugby supporters from both sides of the world will be able to watch their teams in action in all three games in what is set to be the biggest women’s rugby series since the 2010 Rugby World Cup.”
England Women Autumn International Series
November 26 England Women v New Zealand, Twickenham Stadium, KO 5.00pm, live on Sky Sports HD 1 Red Button
November 29 England Women v New Zealand, Esher RFC, KO 7.00pm, live atwww.rfu.com/englandwomenlive
December 3 England Women v New Zealand, Esher RFC, 2.00pm, live atwww.rfu.com/englandwomenlive
Tickets for the game at Twickenham on November 26 are available to purchase online and group booking are available from the RFU by calling 0871 22 22 017, option 6. Prices range from £65 to £35. Junior tickets cost just £15.
Tickets for the international tests at Esher RFC on November 29 and December 3 will be available on the gate and cost £10 for adults and £5 for juniors. They can also be purchased in advance at www.esherrugby.com