Viaplay’s coverage of the Betfred Championship will switch to Sundays as the battle for promotion to the Betfred Super League hots up in the closing weeks of the season.
The Betfred Championship Grand Final will be played on Sunday 15th October (2.30pm) – at the home of the highest-ranked Semi-Final winners.
The previous Sunday (8th October), Viaplay will show one of those Semi-Finals, live and exclusive, at a 6.30pm kick-off time.
They will also show an Elimination Play-Off match the previous Sunday (1st October) – again, kicking off at 6.30pm.
And Viaplay have selected the Round 27 fixture between Sheffield Eagles and Bradford Bulls – currently third and fifth in the table – to be shown on Sunday 24th September, in the same 6.30pm kick-off slot.
Viaplay have already confirmed two fixtures to be shown live on Monday Nights in the next four weeks – the Cumbrian clash between Whitehaven and Barrow Raiders on Monday 21st August (7.45pm), and the meeting of York Knights and Batley Bulldogs on Monday 18th September.
Betfred Championship fixtures live on Viaplay:
Monday 21st August – Whitehaven v Barrow Raiders (7.45pm)
Monday 18th September – York Knights v Batley Bulldogs (7.45pm)
Sunday 24th September – Sheffield Eagles v Bradford Bulls (6.30pm)
Sunday 1st October – Elimination Play-Off TBC (6.30pm)
Sunday 8th October – Semi Final TBC (6.30pm)
Sunday 15th October – Grand Final (2.30pm)