Behind NYC's ticker tape parade for Women's World Cup champs

Published Apr 05 2021 at 10:34 PM GMT
Key
Points
  • New York City is sparing no expense to celebrate the US women's soccer team after its crushing win over Japan in the World Cup.
  • Preparations for the ticker tape parade, an iconic symbol of New York celebrations, have been underway, costing an estimated $2 million.
  • It's a well-traveled route, with world leaders, war heroes, astronauts and other sports champions having been honored there, but this celebration will still be a first.




Stats

  • Published Apr 5, 2021 10:34 PM GMT