|Location:||Las Vegas, United States of America|
The MGM Grand Garden Arena is located on the Las Vegas Strip, Las Vegas of Nevada, USA. It is a multi-purpose arena and has a capacity to host 17,157 people. It is well known for several professional boxing fights featuring Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield, Oscar De La Hoya, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. The arena has also been used to host major concerts. Initially, it was known by the name MGM Grand Sports Center. The construction of the arena began on 7th October 1991 and was opened to the public on 18th December 1993. The total construction cost was $28.4 million. MGM Resorts International owns the arena.