How to watch Rugby Six Nations 2021 on an iPad or iPhone: If you are a Rugby fan, then you might be eagerly waiting to catch the live rugby action from the Six Nations. Rugby Six Nations tournament is an annual event organized between England, France, Ireland, Scotland, Italy, and Wales. Due to the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic, the tournament which was scheduled to begin in February 2020 has been rescheduled.
Many of us are eagerly waiting for the tournament to begin and if you want to enjoy the live matches on iPad or iPhone, then you are at the right place. Here in this article, we have covered detailed information on How to watch Rugby Six Nations on an iPad or iPhone.
How to Watch Rugby Six Nations on an iPad or iPhone
Six Nations has been so far covered its live telecast on terrestrial Television sets, on the popular sports channels BBC and ITV. BBC showcased the live coverage of Rugby matches exclusively of France and Italy, where ITV broadcast the highlights later, while the situation is reversed for Ireland and Wales on Sunday.
The majority of the viewers come from England which is split into two especially for England games. So if you are expecting to enjoy the match of a single team, live across all five rounds on iPad or iPhone or willing to watch the entire tournament – then you will require two applications. BBC and iPlayers cover all the BBC matches and ITV Hub (formerly ITV Player) is your go-to for the ITV games.
Both the apps are easy to access and also free to use. You can simply stream live coverage of your channels or can download, stream past coverage.
Select the BBC iPlayer and on the Menu, option-click on the top left option. Under Channels menu, Select One. (As far as we know – and barring sudden breaking news stories such as prime minister resigning, presumably – all the live games that the Beeb have acquired will be shown on BBC1. The France/Italy and Scotland/England games on 6th Feb are certainly scheduled for BBC1). Also on the left-hand tab of the application, you will find what’s live on that channel and the upcoming next two programs. You need to hit the thumbnail of the current show to start the streaming of the channel live.
Also if you can download the game later, by selecting the Menu then sports categories. There’s a search icon at the top right corner.
Similarly, you can operate ITV Hub. Just swipe left and right to see now and next information for each of the channels or you can hit the Live TV button at the top right to see a drop-down menu of the currently streaming six programs on ITV, ITV2, ITV Be, ITV 3, ITV 4, and CITV. You can expect to experience all the live rugby matches on ITV’s first channel, Beeb. Tap the channel you want to stream live.
Also, most of the popular programs are listed under the now and next information for each channel. You can watch it by tapping one. It will be easier to do so by using the search icon placed at the top of the right corner.