Where to watch Six Nations Rugby 2022 Live on TV

The Six Nations Championship refers to a yearly men’s international rugby union competition. Due to sponsorship reason, the event is currently known as the Guinness Six nations. If you’re getting confused, then we must clarify that, previously the competition was largely known as the RBS Six Nations as the Royal bank of Scotland Group served as the main sponsor for one and a half decade. However, NatWest banking subsidiary replaced RBS for a year and finally Guinness took over for the next five years. Their privilege as the title sponsor started from 2019 and will run through to 2024. Here we will discuss where to and how to enjoy Six Nations games live in USA and Canada.

Where to Find Six Nations Championship Games Live in United States?

The competition features 6 sides all from the Europe and is a foreign competition for the Americans. But the event still has quite a large number of followers in US. NBC Sports owns the broadcasting right of the Six Nations Championship matches live within United States. The popular network gained the right back in 2018. However, the matches are actually broadcast live through NBC’s online streaming platforms NBC Sports Gold Rugby Pass and Peacock Premium.

How to watch RBS 6 Nations live in UK?

BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, S4C and Virgin Media One (Ireland) will live coverage all matches of this tournament.

NBC Sports Gold Rugby Pass:

NBC Sports Gold features various passes of different sports. Their rugby pass includes live broadcasting of all the Six Nations Championship matches. The service also features the fixtures from Champions Cup, European Rugby Cup Challenge as well as Premiership Rugby League. Subscribers can enjoy the actions both live and on demand. The service is also commercial free thus would be perfect option for the ones who don’t love to watch ads. Nevertheless, the service charges 79.99 US Dollar but provides loads of live and on demand rugby options within one platform.

Peacock Premium:

With the starting of the 2020-21 campaign, the live and exclusive broadcasting right of the NBC Sports Gold Rugby Pass will be shifted to Peacock Premium as well. It has been a great news for the rugby lovers who tend to spend lesser. Peacock Premium has two options one with the commercials and the other without the commercial named “Peacock Premium Plus”. Most importantly, the services have both monthly as well as annual plan, thus the customers who are to subscribe just a month lengthy service will be much more benefitted through it. Peacock Premium will cost 4.99 US Dollar per month while it’s annual service charges 49.99 US Dollar.

On the contrary, Peacock Premium Plus, which will feature no commercials, will make the subscribers pay 9.99 USD and 99.99 USD for monthly and annual package respectively. To make you more jubilant, I must add that, Peacock also offers free 7 days trial to the new customers, which is a great opportunity for the potential new subscribers to taste things out before purchasing.

On TV Broadcasting:

Various NBC Sports Group channels will televise the fixtures but a bit delayed, typically a few hours later the game ends. Most of the matches will be available through NBCSN while some of the games and related programming will also be televised through NBC and CNBC. The on TV contents can be watched through NBCSports.com and NBC Sports App.

French Language Broadcasting:

The French language users can enjoy the competition games live in their favorite language through TV5 Monde. The channel is available nationwide through Satellite TV provider Dish Network, IPTV provider AT&T U-verse as well as Verizon FiOS. Apart from these, various traditional cable systems including Cox Communication, Charter Spectrum, Bright House Networks and Xfinity provide it in most major markets.

Chart of Six Nations Championship Broadcasting Sources in USA:

Broadcasting Source Type of Source Coverage Details Cost Facilities and Setbacks
NBC Sports Gold Rugby Pass Online Streaming Platform All the Six Nations Championship Games Live and On Demand 79.99 US Dollar All the matches live and on demand, Users can watch from anywhere and anytime
Peacock Premium All the Six Nations Championship Games Live Monthly Subscription Fee 4.99 US Dollar, Annual Subscription Fee 49.99 US Dollar Very much cheaper, So many sporting actions, 7 days free trial
Peacock Premium Plus Monthly Subscription Fee 9.99 US Dollar, Annual Subscription Fee 99.99 US Dollar Pretty much cheaper, Without commercials, 7 days free trial
NBCSN TV Channel Same Day Delayed Coverage of Most of the Matches, Related Programming TV Subscription to NBC Sports Network Channels Doesn’t demand extra cost, Live coverage not available
NBC and CNBC Same Day Delayed Coverage of Some Matches
NBCSports.com or NBC Sports App Online Streaming Media All the On TV Contents Requires TV Subscription to NBC Sports Network Channels TV contents are available, Doesn’t demand extra cost, Live coverage not available
TV 5 Monde French Specialty TV Channel French Language Coverage, All the France Games 9.99 US Dollar per Month on Cable and Satellites as an “a la carte selection” The only French language broadcasting service of the competition in USA

How Can I Enjoy the Six Nations Championship Live in Canada?

As the Guinness Six Nations Championship featuring 6 sides don’t include Canada, it’s a pretty much foreign competition to the Canadians. However, the tournament has a good reputation to be a thrilling one, and the true rugby lovers from any part of the country would like to enjoy it for sure. Although the tournament matches are not televised through any of the Canadian TV channels, all the fixtures are still available within the country thanks to the online streaming service.

DAZN holds the live broadcasting right of the mentioned competition inside Canada. The popular over the top streaming service also has the very same right in some other countries as well. The Canadians can enjoy all the matches live and on demand. To enjoy the service they can purchase it on either monthly or yearly basis. The monthly plan charges 20 Canadian Dollar while the 12 months lengthy annual service makes the customers pay 150 Canadian Dollar. Apart from these, the service also provides a massive free trial facility of 30 days to the new customers.

Broadcasting Source Coverage Details Cost Facility
DAZN Live and On Demand Coverage of All the Matches 20 CAD per Month, 150 CAD per Year 30 Days Free Trial

 

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