The new Conference Finals and ANZ Championship Finals Series as well as all Australian Diamonds’ International Test Series matches played in Australia and New Zealand will be broadcast on both networks.
All 72 games of the ANZ Championship will be broadcast on FOX Sports and Sunday afternoon’s Match Of The Round will be simulcast Live on ONE for the next two years -totalling more coverage of the game than ever before.
Commenting will be former Diamonds’ Captains Liz Ellis and Sharelle McMahon, leading commentator Kelli Underwood, and recently retired Australian goal shooter Catherine Cox.
TEN Head of Sport, David Barham, said: “We are delighted to be returning the ANZ Championship to free-to-air television in 2015.
“This deal further demonstrates Network TEN’s commitment to live sport and is an important platform for women’s sport in Australia. The ANZ Championship showcases the best netballers in the world to fans all over the country.”
ANZ Championship General Manager, Andy Crook, said: “Our new Australian broadcast partnership with FOX Sports and Network TEN will deliver a record number of matches in 2015 with more than 175 hours of ANZ Championship broadcasts.
“The deal enhances the ANZ Championship’s growing reputation for delivering premium sports content and ensures that all Australians have the opportunity to watch the world’s best netball league every week across free-to-air and subscription television – setting the benchmark for women’s sport in Australia.”
Coverage will commence on ONE on Sunday, March 1, when the Queensland Firebirds take on the West Coast Fever at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.