Eurosport picks up rights to Women’s Rugby World Cup in France

Sports broadcaster Eurosport has acquired rights in France for the 2014 Women’s Rugby World Cup, according to French newspaper l’Equipe.

Eurosport, which provided coverage of the previous two editions of the tournament, will show 13 matches live, including three matches per day in the group stage, the semi-finals, the third-place play-off and the final.

The broadcaster will show all games featuring France, which is hosting the event.

The tournament will run from August 1-17.