Western Force World Series Rugby matches will be broadcast live in Perth on 7TWO, starting Friday May 4 with the international fixture against Fiji.
Mario D’Orazio, managing director, Seven Perth, said: “We’re delighted to be partnering with Western Force in this world-first sports event. Perth rugby fans can look forward to seeing some of the best teams and best players in the world strut their stuff.”
The series will take place at NIB Stadium in Perth and kick off on May 4 against Fiji. The men in blue will then face off against Tonga, the Rebels and the Crusaders before challenging Samoa and Hong Kong.
The special comments team will include former Australian captain Michael Lynagh and a host of other Wallabies including the larger than life Chris Handy. Play-by-play commentators include internationally renowned voice Gordon Bray. Comedian Peter Rowsthorn will also bring his unique brand of entertainment to the commentary team.