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beIN SPORTS added to Shaw Cable channel line-up

By Shekhar Dhingra | August 10, 2017 | Website www.market4sports.com
beIN SPORTS now available to Canadians across all major television service providers

beIN SPORTS, North America's fastest growing sports network, have confirmed a new distribution partnership with Shaw Communications Inc. in Canada. With the new agreement, beIN Sports is now available to all Shaw Cable and Shaw Direct Satellite TV customers.

beIN SPORTS makes its Shaw Cable debut just in time for the start of the top European soccer leagues: Spain's La Liga, Italy's Serie A, France's Ligue 1, and England's Sky Bet Championship.

beIN SPORTS, which provides exclusive Canadian coverage of top international sporting events including UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League, has been available to Shaw Direct customers since 2015.

"There has been a tremendous demand for beIN SPORTS from Shaw Cable customers," said Antonio Briceño, beIN SPORTS Deputy Managing Director. "It is wonderful to have Shaw Cable's dedicated soccer fans along for all of the excitement surrounding the European soccer season."

beIN SPORTS' packed schedule also features FIFA World Cup Qualifiers, international rugby, college football and basketball, along with world-class motorcycle racing.

"We are thrilled that Shaw Cable customers now have access to beIN SPORTS' incredible slate of top international events," said Slava Levin, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Ethnic Channels Group Limited and distributor of beIN SPORTS in Canada. "beIN SPORTS is the only destination in Canada to watch powerhouse teams like Real Madrid, Juventus and FC Barcelona."

beIN SPORTS is now available to Shaw Cable customers on a Free Preview until September 30, 2017.

  • Shaw Cable – Channel 234
  • Shaw Cable customers with BlueSky TV – Channel 231

For more information, please visit www.beinsports.tv./getbeincanada. Follow beIN SPORTS on Twitter at @beINSPORTSUSA and/or @ESbeINSPORTS and like our beIN SPORTS USA Facebook page for breaking news and real-time updates

About Ethnic Channels Group Limited

Ethnic Channels Group Limited is based in Markham, Ontario. Offering more than 100 of the best television channels from around the world for viewers across Canada. Its channel offering continues to grow and expand with rich foreign and in-house produced content. ECG is a diversified media company specializing in the distribution and acquisition of linear television channels and VOD/SVOD/PPV content across all media platforms.

About beIN SPORTS CANADA

beIN SPORTS CANADA is North America's premier global sports network, distributed by Ethnic Channel Group Limited. Launched in January 2014, beIN SPORTS CANADA offers viewers premium sports content and entertainment across multiple platforms including TV & Live Streaming. A cornerstone of beIN SPORTS is its unrivaled live soccer coverage, news and in-depth analysis of the top leagues from around the world, including exclusive matches from La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1, UEFA Champions League, NASL, and CONMEBOL/CONCACAF/CAF World Cup Qualifiers. With the recent addition of Conference USA coverage, beIN SPORTS will also broadcast College Football, Men's and Women's Basketball and Soccer, Baseball, Softball and Volleyball. With beIN SPORTS CONNECT, subscribers can also enjoy all the exciting action and stream live over flow matches offered in HD on your computer, tablet or smartphone. In addition to soccer, beIN SPORTS serves as a haven to fans of motorsports, tennis, rugby, boxing, mixed martial arts (MMA) and volleyball, among others.