TV3 announces presentation team and panel for its coverage of the NatWest Six Nations 2018
The presentation team will be anchored by Joe Molloy. TV3’s panellists will include Ronan O’Gara, Shane Horgan, Shane Jennings and Matt Williams. Alan Quinlan will join Dave McIntyre as part of the commentary team. TV3 holds the exclusive rights to the NatWest Six Nations for the next four years.
At a launch event held in the Aviva Stadium today, TV3 introduced the presentation team and panel for its exclusive coverage of the NatWest Six Nations 2018.
Sports broadcaster Joe Molloy has been confirmed as anchor of TV3’s coverage. Joe was most recently part of TV3’s presentation team for the UEFA European Championships 2016 and has presented Newstalk’s ‘Off the Ball’ programme for the last five years.
Confirmed today as part of TV3’s on-air panel line-up are Munster and Ireland legend Ronan O’Gara; Grand-slam and Triple Crown winner Shane Horgan; former Leinster captain and Heineken Cup winner Shane Jennings; and former Scotland Head Coach and Australian Rugby broadcaster, Matt Williams.
TV3’s commentary team will be headed up by 212 times capped Munster and former Irish international Alan Quinlan alongside experienced Sports and Rugby commentator Dave McIntyre.
Sinéad Kissane, TV3 Rugby Correspondent will be the touchline reporter with more additions to the team to be announced.
Commenting on the announcement, TV3 Group Managing Director, Pat Kiely said: “We are very excited and honoured to become the exclusive Irish broadcaster of the NatWest Six Nations. A tournament of this stature really deserves the calibre of production, presentation and punditry talent we are announcing today.
As part of the Virgin Media Group, TV3 has raised the bar over the last year and the addition of one of the highest rating events on Irish TV will help us build on this momentum and accelerate our growth into 2018.”
Joe Molloy, TV3 NatWest Six Nations anchor said: “I feel very privileged and honoured to be part of TV3’s NatWest Six Nations programming. I’m excited to be part of this great adventure with TV3 and very much look forward to working with such a great team of expert panellists.”
TV3’s coverage of the NatWest Six Nations begins on Saturday 3rd February 2018. All 15 matches of the tournament are live and exclusive on TV3 and 3player.
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