NRL announce $1.8 billion broadcast deal

The NRL have announced a new broadcast rights deal worth $1.8 billion across five years beginning in 2018.

All matches will be shown live on Fox Sports, with the Nine Network also broadcasting Thursday night, Friday night and Sunday afternoon football.

Under the deal, controversial Monday night fixture will be scrapped in 2017, with Thursday night football to commence in 2016 and a 6pm Friday night match to kick off the following year.

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