Top 10 most valuable sports businesses in the world
Recently, the renowned magazine Forbes released a list of the most valuable sports brands in the world for 2013. Here, we take a look at the 10 of the most valuable sports businesses in the world for the year 2013.
This is not a list that has been prepared after conducting a poll. Rather, this list has been compiled using hard financial data. Therefore, for a business, the brand value is calculated is based on how much more money it would sell for in comparison with a similar company.
Brand Value 2013: $300 million
Brand Value 2012: $210 million
MSG is a cable television and radio service company that mainly focuses its content on New York City based sports teams. The company takes its name from the famous Madis0n Square Garden and have long been broadcasting NBA‘s New York Knicks and NHL‘s New York Rangers.
Last season’s broadcast of the New York Rangers’ games got an average rating of 1.65, which was an improvement of 67% when compared to the 2011-2012 season as well as being the second highest ever, after the 1994-1995 season.