By announcing live coverage of the Betfred Women’s Super League Grand Final, sky Sports has Given yet Another Increase.
It will be the first Women’s Super League fixture and women’s fit very first lives.
The information follows the recent statement of Betfred since the first name sponsors of the Women’s Super League, along with the turn of this BWSL Grand Final to the Totally Wicked Stadium in St Helens on Friday October 11 at the night prior to the guys Betfred Super League Grand Final at Old Trafford.
While Wigan defeat Leeds in the past year’s Grand Final, Even the Women’s Super League was launched in 2017, with Bradford Bulls the inaugural winners, defeating Featherstone Rovers in the Grand Final.
“We’re thrilled to make this statement, and look forward to Sky Sports providing their usual outstanding coverage of a few of the match’s newest events, stated Ralph Rimmer, chief executive of the Rugby Football League.
“Women’s Rugby League has made rapid strides in the past few decades, and the growth of the Women’s Super League, today sponsored by Betfred, has been in the forefront of that.
“We have been able to let this story through routine reporting on Our League, and this season we’ve also broadcast that Our League coverage throughout the Twitch stage which has taken our seeing figures outside 200,000 for Women’s Rugby League in 2019.
“The quality of Rugby League around the pitch will be attracting larger audiences and greater media profile off it, and having the Grand Final live on Sky will be a perfect reflection of this – especially coming on the Friday night before the climax of the men’s Super League season in Old Trafford.”
Castleford are planning to clinch the League Leaders’ Shield for the BWSL in the Mend-a-Hose Jungle on Tuesday for the first time inside their home game against York .
Should they do so, that will affirm that the line-up for the semi-finals in the Top Four Play-Offs to be played on Sunday. The League Leaders will probably be and as things stand, which could leave this year’s Women’s Challenge Cup winners Leeds to be hosted by St Helens.
“Sky Sports has enjoyed a huge summer of women’s sport, together using the Netball World Cup, The Ashes and most lately the Solheim Cup,” Steve Smith, Director of Sky Sports Production, said.
“We’re proud to add the Women’s Super League Grand Final to our policy, giving the event the stage it deserves. There’s so much talent from the game, it is inspirational for the next generation and everyone else to see.”