Fraport Arena

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Fraport Arena
Former names Ballsporthalle (1987–2010)
Location Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
Coordinates 50°06′04″N 08°31′38″E / 50.10111°N 8.52722°E / 50.10111; 8.52722Coordinates: 50°06′04″N 08°31′38″E / 50.10111°N 8.52722°E / 50.10111; 8.52722
Owner City of Frankfurt
Operator Sportamt Frankfurt (Main)
Capacity Basketball: 5,002
Built 1987
Opened 1988
Skyliners Frankfurt (Basketball) (1999-present)

Fraport Arena is an arena in Frankfurt, Germany. It is primarily used for basketball and is the home arena of Fraport Skyliners. The arena opened in 1986 and holds 5,002 people for basketball games. It hosts the annual indoor football tournament with six teams from the region, such as Eintracht Frankfurt and Kickers Offenbach. Also, it has hosted the Germany Davis Cup team in 2014, 2015 and 2017, as well as the Germany men's national volleyball team in the FIVB Volleyball World League.

Originally named Ballsporthalle, the arena was renamed after Frankfurt International Airport obtained naming rights in 2011.[1]


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Events and tenants
Preceded by
Ginásio do Ibirapuera
São Paulo
FIBA Intercontinental Cup
Final Venue

Succeeded by
Pabellón Insular Santiago Martín
San Cristóbal de La Laguna