Top 14 Secures Bumper New TV Deal

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The LNR has announced that it has agreed a new four-year deal with Canal+ for TV rights from the 2019/20 season until the 2022/23 season.

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The new €388 million contract is worth €97 million per season to the Top 14 clubs.

The current deal which extends until the end of the 2018/19 campaign, is worth an average of €71 million per season, meaning a jump of €26 million per season from 2019 onwards.

“This new partnership, with the league’s historic broadcaster, will strengthen the audiovisual exposure and economic development of the Top 14,” reads an LNR statement.