2020 State of Origin Dates
Updated 14th September 2020 – The 2020 State of Origin series has been rescheduled for November due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Game 1 of the series will see State of Origin visit South Australia for the first time. The opening game will kick off at Adelaide Oval on the 4th of November. With refurbishment work now on hold Game 2 will take place at ANZ Stadium Sydney on the 11th of November. The last game of the State of Origin series Game 3 will head north to Suncorp Stadium Brisbane on the 18th of November.
Originally South Australia was to host game one of the 2020 State of Origin on Wednesday the 3rd of June. It would have been the first time the State of Origin would be played at Adelaide Oval. The 2nd State of Origin game was scheduled to take place in Sydney on Sunday the 21st of June. This was going to be the last game of rugby league at ANZ stadium before redevelopment starts. The third and final State of Origin game was heading to Brisbane on Wednesday the 8th of July. With the NRL thrown into turmoil due to the Covid-19 pandemic all games are now rescheduled to be played in November 2020.
Channel 9 will broadcast the game live into NSW and QLD in Australia. The telecast times are still to be confirmed. Broadcast TV and Radio times for South Australia, Western Australia and Victoria will be released in 2020. Based on the previous year the following broadcasters will more than likely pick up the broadcasting rights for 2020.
The 2020 State of Origin series will more than likely be covered by usual Australian radio broadcasters 2GB and ABC. Live radio streaming will also be available. Check out our Rugby League Live page for streaming options.
Possible countries and broadcasters for 2020 include:
Africa: Live on Fox Sports Africa
Asia: Live on Setanta Sports
Canada: Live on Sportsnet World channel
France: Live on beIN Sports 1
Inflight / Cruiseships: Live on Sport 24
Middle East: Live on OSN Sports 1
Pacific Islands: Live on Fiji One
Papua New Guinea: Live on EMTV
United Kingdom: Live on Premier Sports
Greece: Live on Action24
Brazil: Live on SKY
United States: Live on Fox