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RIYADH: BeIN Sports could soon be back on air in Saudi Arabia after reports that the Qatar-based sportscaster has gained streaming rights throughout the Kingdom.

The Qatari sport channel’s subscriptions and streaming devices will now be permitted and available for purchase after a ban of more than three years. beIN Sports has a variety of channels that have exclusive rights to stream worldwide championships across the Middle East.

Dec 17, 2020 19:12
MUMBAI: Three months after beIN Sports walked away from contract renewal talks with the Bundesliga, citing piracy as the primary factor, the Qatar-based sportscaster announced a four-year renewal of Premier League media rights, securing exclusive EPL coverage in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) until the end of the 2025 season. 
Apr 22, 2020 13:04
LONDON: Human rights organisation Amnesty International has offered its opinion on the imminent takeover of Premier League club Newcastle United FC by Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund (Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia). No surprises for guessing that said opinion is extremely critical of the impending deal.
Nov 19, 2019 19:11
MIAMI: beIN Sports, announced Monday the US launch of beIN Sports Xtra, a free English-language network offering live sports, news, analysis and highlights. 
Oct 23, 2019 12:10
PARIS: The French courts have delivered a significant ruling in favour of Qatari broadcaster beIN Sports in its ongoing geo-political battle around sports rights that it has been waging against Saudi state-supported pirate channel beoutQ.
Oct 02, 2019 12:10
CHICAGO: Leading sports AI and data firm Stats Perform has announced two long-term betting video renewals with host broadcaster BeIN.  The deal includes a five-year renewal for French Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) and a three-year renewal for Turkish Football Federation (TFF) video rights to be distributed to licensed global sportsbook operators through Stats Perform’s Watch&Bet service.
Jul 15, 2019 16:07
LONDON: The All England Lawn Tennis Club (Championships) Limited (AELTC) has condemned the widespread availability of the Championships through the illegal Saudi Arabia piracy operation beOutQ for the second consecutive year.
Jun 17, 2019 17:06
PARIS: Close on the heels of a French court ruling that Arabsat was complicit in the beoutQ piracy operation, FIFA declared it was "seeking the cooperation of" the Saudi-headquartered satellite distributor in addressing the misuse of FIFA's intellectual property.
Jun 15, 2019 15:06
PARIS: A day after Saudi Arabia’s plans to host the next Supercoppa were thrown up in the air after Serie A took legal action over TV piracy (read beoutQ) in the kingdom, Qatari broadcaster beIN Sports scored a major legal victory. A French court ruled Thursday that Saudi-headquartered satellite distributor Arabsat was complicit in the beoutQ piracy operation.
May 31, 2019 19:05
DOHA, Qatar: beIN MEDIA GROUP, the global sports and entertainment group announced a new media rights agreement that will see its flagship brand - beIN SPORTS broadcast the upcoming FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019 across an array of geographically and culturally diverse countries - Algeria, Bahrain, Cambodia, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Pa
Mar 29, 2019 12:03
PARIS: The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced that it will be hosting a regular-season game in Paris on 24 January 2020 for the first time in its history as it expands into French shores.