Sports Channel, on the other hand, is dedicated to featuring
major tournaments such as the Dubai World Cup, Dubai Open
Tennis, World Powerboat Championship, the UAE Football League
and other important world sporting events and sports documentaries.
Media MD His Excellency Mr. Ahmad Al Shaikh said, Asiasat
5 is well known as the leading distribution platform for Middle
Eastern programming, as it offers the greatest choice of Arabic
content for Arab communities in Asia and Australasia. We are
excited to join AsiaSat 5 to further expand our viewership
and international reach through its unprecedented coverage
across a vast area from Turkey and Egypt in the west to Australia
and New Zealand in the east allowing instantaneous access
to pay TV platforms, terrestrial networks, hotel networks,
embassies and individual homes across Asia.