Alex Payne and Miles Harrison will provide expert anchor and commentary skills to add to team that hopes to provide analysis and insight into a series winning tour. Sky Sports will be covering every one of the 10 Lions matches live on the 2013 tour.
There are lots of ways to watch the action, and pick up news about the tour, from Sky Sports. Read on to find what suits you:
Ways to watch on Sky Sports
Sky Sports Channels
- Barbarians v Lions - Hong Kong, Saturday, 1 June - Sky Sports 1 HD, 12.00pm
- Western Force v Lions - Perth, Wednesday, 5 June - Sky Sports 1 HD, 10.30am
- Queensland Reds v Lions - Brisbane, Saturday, 8 June - Sky Sports 2 HD, 10.30am
- Comb NSW-Queensland v Lions - Newcastle,Tuesday, 11 June - Sky Sports 2 HD, 10.00am
- NSW Waratahs v Lions - Sydney, Saturday, 15 June - Sky Sports 2 HD, 10.30am
- ACT Brumbies v Lions - Canberra, Tuesday, 18 June - Sky Sports 1 HD, 10.00am
- TEST 1 - Australia v Lions - Brisbane, Saturday, 22 June - Sky Sports 1 HD, 10.30am
- Melbourne Rebels v Lions - Melbourne, Tuesday, 25 June - Sky Sports 1 HD, 10.00am
- TEST 2 - Australia v Lions - Melbourne, Saturday, 29 June - Sky Sports 1 HD, 10.00am
- TEST 3 - Australia v Lions - Sydney, Saturday, 6 July - Sky Sports 1 HD, 10.00am
- Sky Sports viewers can continue to follow Lions matches live whether at home or on the move with Sky Go, available on a range of mobile devices. Users can access Sky Go via skysports.com and Sky Sports for iPad, as well as the Sky Go apps.
Support programming includes -
- Lions Legends, a short bio series on previous legends of the Lions Tour.
- Lions Time of our Lives - Welsh Dragons and 1997 Lions
- Lions Tests Highlights - 1997-2009 Tours
- Lions Sporting Heroes
- - Gary Newbon interviewing Martin Johnson
- - Keith Wood interviewing Willie John McBride
- Lions Tour Preview Fri 31 May Sky Sports 2 HD, 19.00
- - Repeated throughout the evening of May 31 and morning of June 1 on Sky Sports channels.
- Australia v Lions 1st Test Preview Fri 21 Jun Sky Sports 1 HD, 18.30
- - Repeated throughout the evening of June 21 and morning of June 22 on Sky Sports channels.
- Australia v Lions 2nd Test Preview Fri 28 Jun Sky Sports 1 HD, 18.30
- - Repeated throughout the evening of June 28 and morning of June 29 on Sky Sports channels.
- Australia v Lions 3rd Test Preview Fri 5 Jul Sky Sports 1 HD, 18.30
- - Repeated throughout the evening of July 5 and morning of July 6 on Sky Sports channels.
- A dedicated Lions area in Sky Sports Catch Up available to customers who have the On Demand service. There we will put all Lions 2013 matches and programming plus added extras for the duration of the Tour. The extras will reflect our skysports.com video offering. This service begins on 31 May.
SKY SPORTS NEWS HD
- Latest Lions news and results available every day on Sky Sports News HD.
- Daily Lions coverage on skysports.com including news, features, results, columns from Sky Sports experts and archive video.
- Video, updated news, match data and highlights via the Sky Sports app for iPad and mobile app are available to Sky customers. Live streaming to the main broadcast channel will be available on the iPad.
For a full fixture list, containing kick-off times in Hong Kong, Australia and the UK & Ireland, click here