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Omnigon Finalizes Rugby World Cup Mobile App

Provides Match Stats, Live Audio Feeds 9/18/2015 10:45 AM Eastern

Digital consulting firm Omnigon said it has released the third and final phase of the official mobile app for the 2015 Rugby World Cup (RWC2015), which kicks off today as England takes on Fiji in Twickenham.

 

The app, offered on iOS and Android smartphones, features live and post-match stats for all matches, live match audio streaming, live expert blogging during the matches, results, video highlights from each match, and a social media hub.

 

New York-based Omigon said usage rate of this year’s app is expected to set new records, noting that the first two phases of the app have already generated “hundreds of thousands of downloads.”

 

Omnigon’s other clients include AS Roma, Arsenal FC, PGA, Tour, NASCAR, USGA, Fox  Sports, Miami Heat, CONCACAF, Sporting News and Fox Broadcasting.

 

Also tied into the tournament, Universal Sports Network recently launched an exclusive over-the-top, pay-per-view offering that will stream all 48 matches of Rugby World Cup 2015 in high-definition.

 

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