Dubai Racing Channel under starters orders in HD

Louise Duffy | 13-03-2013
Dubai Media Inc. (DMI) is to broadcast the Dubai Racing Channel, the only horse and camel racing television channel in the MENA region, exclusively in HD on YahLive.
Dubai Racing Channel airs live broadcasts of meetings from Jebel Ali and Nad Al Sheba, including the 11 Dubai Racing Carnival meetings and the Dubai World Cup which takes place this year on 30 March.
Other major meetings to broadcast live and exclusive on Dubai Racing Channel include those from Sha Tin, Hong Kong, featuring the Group One Champions Mile and Queen Elizabeth II Cup races in April and May.
Mohamed Youssif, CEO of YahLive, said: “Dubai Racing Channel is a wonderful addition to YahLive’s ‘Home of HD,’ and builds on our existing partnership with DMI to offer a variety of channels in true HD to keep all the family entertained.”
Ahmad Al Mansoori, director general of channels at DMI, said: “We’re delighted to extend our partnership with YahLive to offer yet another channel in the highest quality HD possible. Now viewers throughout the MENA region can enjoy the spectacle of world class horse racing in unsurpassed picture quality and an unmatched clarity of sound.”