Case Study: Middle East’s Premier Sporting Arena Opens with Belden

When players take the field at the new state-of-the-art 45,000 square-meter Hazza Bin Zayed stadium, Belden Professional Broadcast Solutions will ensure state-of-the-art audio and video transmission for its 25,000 spectators.


An architectural marvel and the first stadium to ever embrace a parasol roof to fully shade all fans, Hazza Bin Zayed stadium features some of the world’s most creative engineering aspects. To support 85 screens, including an enormous 40 square meter stadium screen, a sophisticated audio system, dedicated media centre, press conference room, outside broadcast units and more than 30 camera locations for television broadcasting, Hazza Bin Zayed relied on the trusted brand in professional broadcast cabling – Belden.

For state-of-the-art video and audio transmission in compliance with all requirements of Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) standards, Belden copper and fiber camera, video and audio cables were deployed to interconnect professional high-definition Sony video cameras, transmit high-definition broadcasting signals, collect data from outside broadcast vans and deliver crisp, clear sound throughout the stadium.