Tag: New York City

U.S. Open to be held with capacity crowd

US Open to operate at full capacity

The U.S. Open will be a full house affair throughout its two-week duration in 2021 to be held from August 30th to September 12th, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced on June 17th, making it the first Grand Slam to be played at 100 percent capacity amid the COVID-19 pandemic... » Read more

Egyptian magnate picks up stake in MSG Sports

Sawiris acquires minority stake in MSG Sports Corp

A five percent stake in Madison Square Garden Sports Corp. has been acquired by Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris. Madison Square Garden Sports Corp. is the holding company that owns the National Basketball Association’s (NBA’s) New York Knicks (American professional basketball team based in... » Read more

MSG makes ‘significant progress’ on business spin-offs

Madison Square Garden (MSG) revealed the proposed spin-off

The multipurpose indoor arena in New York City – Madison Square Garden (MSG) – revealed the proposed spin-off of its entertainment businesses from its sports businesses, naming the intended leadership team for the new units. MSG informed that it is continuing to make “important progress” on... » Read more

Christian Fuchs to launch NY’s first Esports arena

Christian Fuchs Esports arena

Leicester City’s Premier League winning footballer Christian Fuchs has revealed he is opening an Esports arena in New York City, according to media reports. Speaking at the SportsPro Live event at The O2 in London, Fuchs said he has already secured 36 acres of land for the project which will... » Read more

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