SuperSport launches an always-on channel for Rugby World Cup 06 September SuperSport confirmed a hour channel for the tournaments, plus six magazine shows to deliver unrivalled coverage. Unveiling broadcast plans for the tournament, SuperSport confirmed a hour channel for the duration of the event, plus six magazine shows to deliver unrivalled coverage. Before then, from SeptemberSS1 will present an array of historical content highlights, documentaries, profilessetting the scene for the match event in Japan. Springbok matches, starting with the opener against the All Blacks on September 21, will have one-and-a-half-hour buildups; the rest will be one-hour. Local interest will likely to extend to Sunday when Namibia play Italy 7.
The SUN, a symbol of the Land of Rising Sun: Japan, was suggested by a significant number of applicants in the naming contest, regardless of their country, age and gender. The word represents the strength of the new Japanese team, its passion symbolized by a blazing sun, as it stands up against the new challenge.
These characteristics mirror the playing style of the new Super Rugby Japanese Team, which will put their outstanding speed, agility and teamwork to overcome their opponents. As described previously, the SUNWOLVES stands for the blazing sun of Japan whilst representing the agility and organizational strength which will be utilized to overcome their opponents.
The Sun represents daybreak and the new challenge of Japanese Rugby.
And yellow brightened character of "N" means shinny sunlight. Super Rugby is one of world's premier competitions and the Sunwolves have fought hard since their inaugural season in The concept behind the jersey design also reflects this challenge.
The pointed ends of the "W" represents wolves fangs - signaling the attacking and domineering intent of the team.
The new alternate jersey is coloured black and grey, representing the dynamic and coordinated pack-mentality of wolves as they hunt.
We hope you join the pack by wearing these new jerseys and supporting the new and ever-developing Sunwolves, either at home or from afar.