Published: 13:20 | 24/7/20

LIVE PRO14 rugby from Aug 21st on eir sport

Live rugby returns to eir sport with rounds 15 and 16 of the Guinness PRO14 set to hit our screens from Friday, August 21st.

The season has been shortened to two league rounds followed by semi-finals and final due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the focus on completing the full schedule of derby matches.

All games involving Irish teams will be played at the Aviva Stadium.

The live action kicks-off on Friday, August 21st with Benetton v Zebre followed by a triple-header on Saturday as Scarlets host Cardiff Blues, Edinburgh take on Glasgow Warriors and Leinster welcome Munster to the Aviva.

Sunday, August 23rd sees Ospreys host Dragons and Connacht take on Ulster.

Round 16 begins with Glasgow Warriors v Edinburgh on Friday, August 28th followed the next day by Dragons v Scarlets and Ulster v Leinster.

The round of league fixtures is completed on Sunday, August 30th with Munster v Connacht, Cardiff Blues v Ospreys and Zebre v Benetton.

The semi-finals and final will be played September 5th and 12th respectively.

Full Schedule:

Fri 21 Aug            Benetton Rugby v Zebre      Stadio Monigo   eir sport 1     7pm

Sat 22 Aug           Scarlets v Cardiff Blues      Parc y Scarlets     eir sport 1    3pm

Sat 22 Aug           Edinburgh Rugby v Glasgow Warriors  Murrayfield   eir sport 2    5.15pm

Sat 22 Aug           Leinster Rugby v Munster Rugby    Aviva Stadium   eir sport 1   7.35pm

Sun 23 Aug          Ospreys Rugby v Dragons     Liberty Stadium     eir sport 2     2.15pm

Sun 23 Aug          Connacht Rugby v Ulster Rugby    Aviva Stadium    eir sport 1  4.30pm

Fri 28 Aug            Glasgow Warriors v Edinburgh     Murrayfield  eir sport 1      7.35pm

Sat 29 Aug           Dragons v Scarlets      Rodney Parade        eir sport 2       5.15pm

Sat 29 Aug           Ulster Rugby v Leinster Rugby     Aviva Stadium   eir sport 1       7.35pm

Sun 30 Aug          Munster Rugby v Connacht Rugby   Aviva Stadium    eir sport 1    3pm

Sun 30 Aug          Cardiff Blues v Ospreys Rugby     Rodney Parade   eir sport 2    5pm

Sun 30 Aug          Zebre v Benetton         Stadio Lanfranchi           eir sport 1       7pm

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