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ESL in Good Shape Thanks to
British rugby league has been given a cash boost with the agreement of a new five-year television deal worth STG53 million ($A127.48 million) from now until the end of the 2008 season.
The new contract with Sky Sports represents a STG7 million ($A16.84 million) increase on the just-expired accord with the satellite broadcaster.
It does not include rights to the 2008 World Cup in Australia, which are the property of the international federation.