JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi sports activities officers are apologizing after pictures of scantily clad ladies appeared on massive screens throughout a world wrestling occasion held within the kingdom, which hosted ladies and kids for the primary time.
The Saudi Basic Sports activities Authority apologized in a web-based assertion Saturday.
Viewers stated the published of the World Wrestling Leisure Inc.’s “Biggest Royal Rumble” was lower off for just a few moments as the pictures performed.
The sports activities authority stated there have been photographs of girl who had been “indecent.” It additionally stated it is not going to present matches involving feminine wrestlers.
Friday evening’s occasion featured WWE star John Cena and others. It got here because the ultra-conservative kingdom is regularly loosening restrictions on public leisure.