Official Lloyds TSB Six Nations Mobile Services From MPP Global

Posted by MPP Global on Wednesday, 02 January 2002

LS Technologies and MPP Global teamed up to provide the mobile services for the site www.6nations.net which is aimed at providing the latest live information on the tournament for fans from around the world, with live audio broadcasts of every game, live audio and video coverage of press conferences and up to the minute scores to the mobile phone. The site also caters for the fans attending the games with up-to-date information on ticket availability from all of the unions, the ability to buy match day programmes and official merchandise to be delivered to the door in time for the games and the opportunity to watch video highlights of the previous weekend’s games. The site has been planned and developed by the Six Nations Committee in partnership with LSsport, a division of LS Technologies, using the world-class site management system from sport centric and mobile services from MPP Global. The editorial content for the site will be provided by Westgate Sports Agency. Furthermore LSsport has been appointed as website sponsorship agency for the site.

Leo Mindel, Founding Director of LSsport, commenting on the launch said, “We are delighted to again be associated with the Six Nations Committee and the Lloyds TSB Six Nations tournament, in delivering their official web site. The site will offer the best multimedia experience of the tournament on the Internet, through live audio and video highlights as well as providing fans with up to the minute news via SMS and fun ring tones and logos. As part of LSsport’s continued commitment to the development of rugby we are keen to increase the commercial online revenues of one of the world’s biggest calendar events.

Chris Cheney, Founding Director the MPP Global said, “This is a great opportunity for MPP Global to again use its AirFusionT mobile service platform to add a new, mobile dimension to the services on offer to Rugby fans across the different nations. LS Technologies have selected the best service providers in each area and MPP Global are delighted to have been recognised for its success in the mobile telecommunications sector.”

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MPP Global was established in March 2000 to provide clients with services such as e-Wallet, payment, micropayment and mobile solutions.

MPP Global work with over 50 of the biggest names in UK sport, media and entertainment including content providers, rights holders, media organisations, publishers, sporting governing bodies and Premiership Football Clubs.

For further information contact MPP Global by email at [email protected]
or by telephone on +44 (0) 844 873 1418.

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