The NRL premiers will play an online clash of the premiers from the Wests Lions and the Sharks on Monday night, with the NRL announcing that the clash will be live on NRL 360.
The match is scheduled to be live at 11:00pm AEST, live on www.nrl.com/360, with live streaming available on NRL’s website.
The match will be broadcast live on the NRL’s Facebook page.NRL 360 CEO, Steve McQuiggan, said it was the first time the NRL had broadcast a premiership match live on a live TV platform.
“We’re really excited to have this match live live on live TV,” McQuibgan said.
“It’s something that will hopefully bring a lot of great entertainment and a lot more excitement to our fans.”
The match, which will be shown on NRL360, will also be streamed on NRL Mobile, where it will be streamed via NRL’s app.
The clash of premiers was originally scheduled to take place on Monday at the Gold Coast Titans’ training base in Port Macquarie, but has been moved to a different venue due to safety concerns.
The NRL announced on Monday that a second match, between the Titans and Storm, was also scheduled for the weekend.