Rugby World Cup 2023

Catch The Action!

Watch 6 matches LIVE and 6 delayed, all free on Sky Open, Freeview channel 15.

Live coverage includes 2 quarterfinals, 1 Semi Final, the Bronze Final and the Final; check the full schedule for all the details.

You also have the option to watch All Blacks matches with Te Reo Māori commentary, find out how here.

Full Schedule


Blackcaps tour England

Don't miss ODI action as the Blackcaps tour England, LIVE and free on TVNZ 1 and Duke.

The first match LIVE from the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff
11:15pm Fri 8 Sep on TVNZ 1

Second match LIVE from The Agnes Bowl
9:30pm Sun 10 Sep on TVNZ 1

Third match LIVE from The Oval in London
11pm Wed 13 Sep on TVNZ Duke

Fourth & final match LIVE from Lord's
11pm Fri 15 Sep on TVNZ Duke


There's loads more sports coverage for all Kiwis to enjoy for free.

A few highlights

FARAH PALMER CUP: Canterbury v Auckland LIVE |  2pm Sat 9 Sep on Sky Open

UFC 293 Prelims LIVE | 12pm Sun 10 Sep on Sky Open

Tauihi Basketball Aotearoa Final LIVE | 6pm Sun 10 Sep on Sky Open

Bunnings NPC: Hawke's Bay v Manawatu LIVE | 7pm Fri 15 Sep on Sky Open

Heartland Championship: Poverty Bay v North Otago LIVE | 2:30pm Sat 16 Sep on Sky Open

Bunnings NPC: Northland v Bay of Plenty LIVE | 7pm Fri 22 Sep on Sky Open

Heartland Championship: South v Mid Canterbury LIVE | 2:30pm Sat 23 Sep on Sky Open

Taini Jamison Trophy: NZ v England (Test 1) LIVE | 3:30pm Sun 24 Sep on Sky Open

Taini Jamison Trophy: NZ v England (Test 2) LIVE | 7pm Wed 27 Sep on Sky Open

Bunnings NPC: Auckland v Northland LIVE | 7pm Fri 29 Sep on Sky Open


Want to save a game so you can relive that super awesome goal? Or to watch a match at a reasonable time for us folks who work during the day? 
You can do just that with a Freeview Recorder - just set your recordings and let it do the rest. It's like the VCR at your nan's, just heaps smarter.

Discover more on the Freeview TV Guide!

See the latest schedules for all channels across the next 8 days.
Available online, on your mobile and on your TV.

TV Guide

Quick note, coverage schedule is provided by the broadcaster and while it's accurate as at 8 September 2023, it could change at the broadcaster's discretion at any time. Check the Freeview TV Guide close to the time of the match for the most up-to-date scheduling info.