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Motor racing - Qatar's BeIN sports will not renew F1 broadcast contract

LONDON (Reuters) - Qatar-based BeIN Sports said on Friday it had decided not to renew a contract for the rights to broadcast Formula One in the Middle East and North Africa.

The previous five-year deal expired at the end of last season. The 21-race 2019 world championship starts in Australia on March 17.

(Reporting by Alan Baldwin, editing by...)