May 24, 2013

Canal continues 2nd screen success with Canal Rugby App

After the award winning success of the Canal Football app (launched at the beginning of the 2012 Ligue 1 season), French pay TV broadcaster Canal+ announced the launch of the Canal Rugby app for the end of the Top 14 regular season and playoffs

The Canal Rugby app provides French rugby fans with the same revolutionary 2nd screen experience that their football counterparts have been enjoying for months improving the viewer experience with multicam near-live video highlights, full social integration, and the new Ref Cam providing viewers with a revolutionary perspective of the action on the field – through the eyes of the referee.

Viewers are now able to interact with the action between the try lines – the rate the match functionality allows fans to save their match grade and compare their rating with the rest of the Canal Rugby Apps community.