Ninoy Aquino Stadium

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Ninoy Aquino Stadium
Location Manila, Philippines
Owner Philippine Sports Commission
Operator Philippine Sports Commission
Capacity 6,000
Renovated January 1989
UAAP (1997-2000, 2006-2007)
Manila Metrostars (1998)
PBL (1990-1996)
Shakey's V-League

The Ninoy Aquino Stadium is one of two indoor sporting arenas located in the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex in Manila, Philippines, the other being the Rizal Memorial Coliseum.

The arena is named after former Senator Benigno S. Aquino, Jr., commonly called as Ninoy Aquino.

The Ninoy Aquino Stadium was formerly an open-air stadium before being converted into a covered indoor arena.

The arena hosted the volleyball tournament of the 1991 Southeast Asian Games, The table tennis competitions of the 2005 Southeast Asian Games and the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship as the second venue of the tournament.

It has also hosted mostly college basketball games such as the UAAP, NCAA, NCRAA and the NAASCU. Currently, it is also known for hosting taekwondo tournaments, the two editions of the BSCP National Pool Championships and as one of the alternate venues of PBA games. It was also the home court of the Manila Metrostars in the Metropolitan Basketball Association.

Events hosted by Ninoy Aquino Stadium[edit]

  • Southeast Asian Games (1991 & 2005)
  • Hillsong United Live In Manila (2008)
  • Pinoy Big Brother Double Up The Big Night (2010)
  • 27th FIBA Asia Championship (2013)

Coordinates: 14°33′51″N 120°59′28″E / 14.56417°N 120.99111°E / 14.56417; 120.99111