Sri Lankan platform secures carriage deal for Rugby World Cup coverage

Sri Lankan pay-television operator Dialog Television has struck a carriage deal that will allow it to show coverage of the ongoing Rugby World Cup national rugby union team tournament in England.

Dialog agreed the deal with pay-television broadcaster Sony Six, which operates in the Indian subcontinent.

Dialog will carry the Sony Six and Sony Kix channels, which are showing coverage of all 48 matches during the tournament, as well as highlights.

Sri Lanka Telecom’s Peo TV pay-television platform is also carrying Sony Six and Sony Kix for the duration of the tournament.