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World Cup TV Rights Dispute Prompts FIFA to Attack Pirates

2 monthes ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

A row between Saudi Arabia and Qatar over illegal broadcasts of the World Cup looked like a sideshow in their yearlong political standoff. Then it posed a threat to a multibillion dollar business. Television channel beoutQ has been pirating premium sports content and beaming it mainly around the Middle East. Qatar, whose network beIN Sports holds the rights to the soccer games, tennis matches and motor races, said Saudi Arabia is behind the operation. The Saudi authorities denied the allegation and accused the Qataris of a smear campaign. But away from the trading of accusations, sports...
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