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Pay-television broadcaster beIN Media Group has confirmed its chairman, Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, and other officials have been the subject of “malicious hacks and threats”.

Pay-television broadcaster beIN Media Group has acquired exclusive broadcast rights to the Concacaf Gold Cup across various territories, including its home market of the Middle East and North Africa

The International Cricket Council has received proposals from 17 member nations to host men's one-day international and T20 events in the next cycle, 2024 to 2031

The Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah has been selected to host the 2021 Fiba 3x3 World Tour Final, the second consecutive year it has held the event. The final will take place from December 17-18 this year

Subscription video-on-demand service StarzPlay has agreed a deal with rugby union-focused streaming platform Premier Sports to carry exclusive streaming coverage in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena)…

This year's T20 World Cup will be moved from India to the United Arab Emirates, while Oman will also help host the event

This year's T20 World Cup cricket tournament is expected to soon be confirmed as moving from India to the United Arab Emirates, according to Reuters

UK-based sportswear brand Castore has made its second move into professional road cycling in a long-term agreement with Team Bahrain Victorious, the UCI WorldTeam that competes in the Tour de France

Lega Serie A is to enter a new phase of negotiations as it continues its attempts to derive a satisfactory value from its broadcast rights in the Middle East and North Africa from 2021-22 to 2023-24

Saudi Arabian authorities have today (Monday) launched a new venture designed to attract overseas investment in the country’s clubs, academies and sports centres.

The IMG agency has bolstered its licensing business through the acquisition of 20too Licensing, a Dubai-based specialist licensing agency

Pay-television broadcaster beIN Media Group has retained exclusive broadcast rights to Uefa club competitions in the Middle East and North Africa in a key renewal announced this morning

The Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) has struck a deal to keep hosting its annual Supercopa de España tournament in Saudi Arabia until 2029, according to local reports.

Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund has made the world’s first electric powerboat racing championship, E1 Series, its latest investment project in the global sports market.

Oman’s capital city Muscat has been chosen to host the inaugural International Hockey Federation (FIH) Hockey5s World Cup in January 2024.

Saudi Arabia is reportedly exploring a bid for the 2030 edition of football's Fifa World Cup

Roger Duthie, former global head of sponsorship at airline Emirates, has been named chief sponsorship officer at sports marketing and consultancy group Performance54