Gold Coast Sevens: Watch on TV

(IRB.COM) Saturday 13 October 2012
 Gold Coast Sevens: Watch on TV
Tonga is one of many countries around the world set to enjoy live uninterrupted Sevens action this weekend

The HSBC Sevens World Series 2012/13 kicks off in Australia this weekend with round one, the Gold Coast Sevens - Fever Pitch on 13-14 October at Skilled Park.

Fiji line up as defending champions with no fewer than eight debutants, while Series champions New Zealand also arrive on the Gold Coast with a largely inexperienced side, six set to sample life at this level for the first time.

There are now 15 core teams on the Series with Canada, Portugal and Spain joining Argentina, Australia, England, Fiji, France, Kenya, New Zealand, Samoa, Scotland, South Africa, USA and Wales, with regional qualifiers Tonga completing the line-up in Australia.

So where in the world can you watch the Gold Coast Sevens?

TV distribution – Round 1, HSBC Sevens World Series, Gold Coast


Country / Territory Broadcaster Notes
Africa (pan-Africa) See 'South Africa'
American Samoa PCS Live all matches
Australia Fox Australia Host Broadcaster – Live both days
Brazil Band Sport Live matches 29-32, 39-45
Canada Rogers Sports Net Delayed live matches 41-45
plus official highlights - ‘IRB Sevens World’
Cook Islands Cook Islands TV Live all matches
Croatia CRU 'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Ex-Yugoslavia Sportklub Live matches 41-45
Fiji Fiji TV Live all matches
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
France Ma Chaine Sports Live matches 12-24, 39-45 plus
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Hong Kong TVB 'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
In-flight British Airways TBC
In-flight Cathay TBC
Ireland TG4 TBC
Israel Ananey TBC
Japan JSports 'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Latin America ESPN Sur Live matches 28-45, plus
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Mexico TDN Live matches 33-45
Middle East Dubai Sports Channel Delayed live matches 39-45 on DSCH2
Middle East OSN Live both days
New Zealand Sky NZ Live all matches
Niue Niue Broadcasting Live all matches
Pan Asia ESPN Star Live matches 41-45
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Pan India, Pakistan Taj Sports (Ten) 'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
PNG PNG Live all matches
Poland Sportklub Live matches 41-45
Portugal Sport TV Live matches 1-4, 8-11, 18-24, plus all Portugal matches day two, plus
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Russia Sport TV 'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Samoa Samoa BC Live all matches
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Solomon Islands Solomon Telekom Live all matches
South Africa &
Pan Africa
MNET + Supersport Live all matches
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Spain Canal + Live TBC, plus
'IRB Sevens World' highlights show
Tonga Digicel Live all matches
UK Sky Sports Live both days
USA NBC & NBC Universal Live day two
Wales S4C 'IRB Sevens World' highlights show

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11-12 October 2014
Venue: Cbus Super Stadium
City: Gold Coast
Capacity: 27,400

Pool A
Pool B
Pool C
Pool D
  • Fiji v Samoa
  • Fiji Gold Coast Sevens Cup winners
  • Jerry Tuwai - Gold Coast Sevens