The popularity of the Wests Tigers has seen Channel Nine select the Club for another Friday night free to air match.The NRL today released the schedule of matches for round 18 of the Telstra Premiership.
Wests Tigers will play Parramatta Eels at Parramatta Stadium on Friday, July 8, at 7.35pm.
The match will be shown live on Channel 9, giving Wests Tigers more valuable free to air exposure. Wests Tigers have five Channel 9 matches coming up.
Rd 8: vs Canberra, Canberra Stadium, Sunday, May 1, 2pm (Fox Sports 2 Live)
Rd 9: Bye
Rd 10: vs Souths, ANZ Stadium, Saturday, May 14, 7.30pm (Fox Sports 2)
Rd 11: vs Penrith, Campbelltown Stadium, Saturday, May 21, 7.30pm (Fox Sports 2)
Rd 12: vs Dragons, WIN Jubilee Oval, Sunday, May 29, 3pm (Ch 9)
Rd 13: vs Newcastle, Leichhardt Oval, Monday, June 6, 7pm (Fox Sports 2)
Rd 14: vs Warriors, Mt Smart Stadium, Sunday, June 12, 4pm (Ch 9), 2pm Sydney.
Rd 15: vs Melbourne Storm, Leichhardt Oval, Sunday, June 19, 3pm (Ch 9)
Rd 16: vs Bulldogs, Campbelltown Sports Stadium, Friday June 24, 7.35pm (Ch 9)
Rd 17: Bye
Rd18: vs Parramatta, Parramatta Stadium, Friday, July 8, 7.35pm (Ch 9).