BeIN SPORTS to spotlight the world’s best female tennis players

beIN SPORTS (‘beIN’), the leading sports broadcaster in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), will spotlight the world’s best female tennis players once again when it broadcasts the WTA 1000 Qatar TotalEnergies Open next week live from Doha’s Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex.Between 11-17 February, beIN will broadcast approximately seven-and-a-half hours of live coverage daily with Arabic commentary and studio analysis on beIN SPORTS 7, as well as live tournament coverage with English commentary on beIN SPORTS 2 ENGLISH. Fans will also be able to enjoy daily Arabic programming including 26-minute highlights episodes, daily mini-matches and a trio of five-minute fillers.beIN’s coverage starts this Sunday, 11 February, with an hour-long preview show from 14:30 MECCA, followed by on-court coverage from 15:30 until 22:00 MECCA. The following four days will see live coverage run in Arabic and English from 15:00 MECCA until 22:00 MECCA, with coverage of Friday’s singles semi-finals and doubles final starting slightly later at 16:30 MECCA and coverage of Saturday’s singles final starting from 17:30 MECCA.Presented by Areej Sleem, the trailblazing beIN journalist and first female Arab presenter to cover all four Grand Slam tournaments, the broadcaster’s coverage will also feature esteemed guest commentators including former tennis professionals such as Tunisia’s second-highest ranked female of all time Selima Sfar, Kuwait’s Adel Al Shatti, and Saudi Arabia’s Fahad Al Saad and Morocco’s Anass Lamrani.beIN’s comprehensive coverage of the elite women’s tournament, which the broadcaster has been airing across MENA for 20 years, provides a further example of beIN’s commitment to its beINSPIRED initiative, which celebrates the value that all sports, and women’s sport in particular, play in the international sports eco-system.This year’s WTA 1000 Qatar TotalEnergies Open will feature 11 Grand Slam winners, including two-time defending champion and World No. 1 Iga Swiatek, as well as last month’s Australian Open winner Aryna Sabalenka, who won in Doha in 2020. Arab No. 1 Ons Jabeur, a two-time quarterfinalist in Doha, will also be in action as the Tunisian returns to a tournament, where she has enjoyed de facto home-court support in previous years.

BeIN Media Group sees thousands sign up to beIN Forum

Since the recent launch of its beIN FORUM initiative, beIN MEDIA GROUP (‘beIN’), one of the foremost sports and entertainment networks in the world, has revealed that thousands of people from across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have already signed up to join its exclusive online research community as panellists.The beIN FORUM was launched with the aim of providing beIN subscribers and viewers a louder voice. As a member of the platform, each panellist is invited to give their opinion on a variety of subjects, from ideas for new shows to their personal experience of watching current shows. By playing a pivotal role in enhancing the broadcaster’s products, services, and programming, members not only have a dedicated platform to share their views on beIN presenters, pundits, and commentators, but are also guiding their own unparalleled viewing journey.With thousands of members from across the broadcaster’s 24 MENA markets, the diversity of the panel ensures the entire region is represented and that beIN’s offerings will be better positioned to appeal to the many MENA cultures and nationalities. The initiative aims to put the customer’s voice at the very heart of decision-making at beIN. The broadcaster will soon be calling all existing members, and urging new members to join the community, to provide feedback on its coverage of the ongoing AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023TM and TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations Côte d'Ivoire 2023™, as well as the various packages offered and customer engagement with various aspects of the events.Consisting of group discussions and online surveys, the beIN FORUM – which is being operated on behalf of beIN by Verve, the global specialist online research community agency – is also providing participating members with exclusive updates and opportunities to receive monetary incentives.

BeIN launches hat-trick of early bird offers including continental football

Doha, Qatar – beIN MEDIA GROUP (beIN), the leading sports and entertainment broadcaster, is offering subscribers across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) a trio of fantastic early bird deals this November to allow them to catch all the action from January’s AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023TM and the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations Côte d’Ivoire 2023TM, as well as June’s UEFA EURO 2024TM.Subscribers to any of beIN’s three new “UNLOCK the ULTIMATE PLAYS” promotions will get a 25 per cent discount on beIN’s ULTIMATE package, which provides access to 93 sports and entertainment channels, including beIN SPORTS 4 AFC, beIN SPORTS 5 AFC, beIN SPORTS 6 AFC, as well as beIN SPORTS MAX 1, beIN SPORTS MAX 2, beIN SPORTS MAX 3, and beIN SPORTS MAX 4 in Arabic, English. French coverage will also be able available for the TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations Côte d’Ivoire 2023TM, and the UEFA EURO 2024TM.The “Dual Events Offer” is a four-month subscription that covers both the AFC Asian Cup Qatar 2023 and TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations Côte d’Ivoire 2023, which kick-off on 12 and 13 January respectively and each run for a month. Meanwhile beIN’s nine-month “Triple Events Offer” also includes EURO 2024, which runs from 14 June to 14 July. Lastly, the year-long “Advantage Offer” is for fans who want to follow all the action from the three international football competitions as well as next season’s top European leagues, which will restart in August.Early bird subscribers to any of the November packages will also be able to access the beIN 4K channel, plus use the beIN CONNECT App to watch their favourite beIN channels, including the beIN SPORTS MAX channels on-the-go. Additionally, subscribers will qualify for a US$20 credit each month to watch the latest Hollywood blockbusters on beIN ON DEMAND and beIN BOX OFFICE.To unlock a world of sports and entertainment, visit and use the promo code bein25. Terms and conditions apply.