Cowboys Stadium wins top honors
Cowboys Stadium is not only big, now it's the best.
The stadium was named Sports Facility of the Year at the 2010 Sports Business Awards on Thursday in New York City. The SportsBusiness Journal and SportsBusiness Daily chose the year-old facility over Citi Field in New York, Staples Center in Los Angeles and Yankee Stadium.
Cowboys Stadium is the largest domed stadium in the world, seating over 80,000 people for football games. It also boasts the largest high definition video screen on the planet, stretching from 20-yard line to 20-yard line. The stadium was built at a cost of over $1 billion.
Besides football, Cowboys Stadium has hosted boxing and set a basketball record when 108,713 attended this year's NBA All-Star Game.