The 2023 mid-year rugby union internationals (also known as the summer internationals or July rugby union tests in the Northern Hemisphere) are international rugby union matches that are mostly played in the Southern Hemisphere during the July international window.
Sky Sports has announced a four-year deal with SANZAAR to show a wealth of southern hemisphere rugby union, including England’s three-Test tour of Australia this summer.
Sky Sports will continue to show the very best rugby from New Zealand, Australia, South Africa and Argentina as part of a new four-year deal with SANZAAR.
How to watch the 2023 July rugby union tests on TV
There’s only one free-to-air option for watching the 2023 July rugby union tests Game edition of the in Australia – Channel 10.
If you find yourself away from your television during either of the games, you can always stream mid-year rugby union internationals games live on 10 Play, Network Ten’s online platform available on desktop and to download on both mobile platforms – iOS and Android.
The deal until 2025 includes rights to Home Nations Summer Tours, The Rugby Championship, Super Rugby and domestic SA and NZ competitions: The Currie Cup and The National Provincial Championship.
As well as showing England in Australia this summer, Sky Sports will show Ireland’s three-Test tour of New Zealand, Wales’ three-Test tour of South Africa and Scotland’s three-Test tour of Argentina.
The agreement provides viewers with at least 150 fixtures a year headlined by the best club and international matches from the southern hemisphere until 2025.
2023 July rugby union tests fixtures
|2022 June 18||Japan vs Uruguay||Chichibunomiya Rugby Stadium,Tokyo||TBC||TBC|
|2022 June 19||England vs Barbarians||Twickenham Stadium, London||5:35pm||TBC|
|2022 June 25||Japan vs Uruguay||Mikuni World Stadium Kitakyushu, Fukuoka||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 02||Japan vs France||Toyota Stadium, Toyota||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 02||Argentina vs Scotland||Estadio 23 de Agosto||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 02||South Africa vs Wales||Loftus Versfeld, Pretoria||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 09||New Zealand vs Ireland||Eden Park, Auckland||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 09||Japan vs France||National Stadium, Tokyo||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 09||Australia vs England||Optus Stadium, Perth||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 09||Argentina vs Scotland||Estadio Padre Ernesto Martearena||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 09||South Africa vs Wales||Toyota Stadium, Bloemfontein||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 16||New Zealand vs Ireland||Rugby Park, Invercargill||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 16||Australia vs England||Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 16||Argentina vs Scotland||Estadio Único Madre de Ciudades||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 16||South Africa vs Wales||DHL Stadium, Cape Town||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 23||New Zealand vs Ireland||Sky Stadium, Wellington||TBC||TBC|
|2022 July 23||Australia vs England||Sydney Football Stadium (2022), Sydney||TBC||TBC|