Tag: Miami

Miami Heat drop FTX name from home venue

Miami Heat Arena deal with FTX officially cancelled

A federal bankruptcy judge on January 11th terminated the naming-rights agreement between the Miami-Dade County and the FTX crypto exchange, ending a two-year stretch of the National Basketball Association (NBA) Miami Heat’s playing in the FTX Arena in Miami, Florida (US). ‘Miami Herald’... » Read more

Miami F1 cynosure marina to return in 2023

Fake marina to return to Miami F1 track

One of the major talking points at this year’s inaugural event (Miami Grand Prix) around the National Football League (NFL) team Miami Dolphins stadium – the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida (US) – was a fake marina – made up of a collection of 10 yachts on the inside... » Read more

College Football Playoff to ‘rock’ Miami

Miami will host College Football Playoff in 2026

The College Football Playoff announced recently that Miami will host the 2026 College Football Playoff National Championship on January 5th, 2026 at the Hard Rock Stadium in Florida, US. ‘Orange Bowl Committee’ stated that this will be the 22nd college football national championship hosted in... » Read more

Celebs script Miami Grand Prix windfall

$350M boost for Miami economy because of F1 race

It was a formula for success. Crypto.com’s first-ever Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix (US) – which attracted names like tennis greats Venus and Serena Williams, American football quarterback Tom Brady, American former professional basketball player Dwyane Wade, basketball great Michael Jordan,... » Read more

Ace drivers praise ‘amazing’ Miami Grand Prix

Inaugural Miami F1 Grand Prix

The Miami Grand Prix (US) held on May 8th got a thumbs-up from the top three finishers, with Max Verstappen (Belgian-Dutch motorsports racing driver) and Charles Leclerc (Monacan motorsports racing driver) calling it an “amazing” event. The ‘Racer’ stated that after a number of years in the... » Read more

Beckham last laugh on Miami Freedom Park plan

Inter Miami stadium update April 2022

After a nine-year odyssey, retired footballer David Beckham scored a key victory on April 28th when Miami (US) Commissioners voted 4-1 to lease 73 acres of City-owned land for a Major League Soccer (MLS) stadium and commercial center, a massive complex that will host home games for the Major League... » Read more

Miami International Autodrome on ‘track’

Miami F1 track 95 per cent complete

Organizers of Formula 1’s Miami Grand Prix (US) say their venue is nearing completion ahead of the inaugural event in early May. The ‘Motorsport Week’ stated that Miami’s Formula 1 round has been several years in the making but the Miami International Autodrome will hold the fifth event of... » Read more