The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has expressed disappointment that Sky Sports and BT Sport have announced price increases above inflation, despite acknowledging that both broadcasters are “very supportive” of the industry.
Seven games from the opening round of fixtures at the 2018 Russia World Cup coincide with crucial second rugby union Tests in England, Ireland and France’s southern hemisphere tours and the conclusion of the US Open golf.
The British Beer & Pub Association (BBPA) has predicted England fans will drink an additional 14m extra pints compared to the same period in a non-World Cup year - and that is just during the group stages.
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