Stadiums have always been remain as the center of attraction for millions of people to take the best fun out from the live matches excitement. You might gong to find some of the matches stadium as small in sizes and seaters capacity is minimum too. But on other side there are numerous stadiums in the world who are recognized to be the popular ones in the designing, seating capacity and arrangements.
Top 10 Biggest And Popular Sports Stadiums In The World
10. Melbourne Cricket Ground:
This stadium can just hld the capacity of 100,000 seaters but it has made its best place because of its historical background. It was built in 1853 with the first game of cricket that was played on 30 September 1854.
9. National Stadium Bukit Jalil:
This Stadium lies 20km south of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in the National Sports Complex. It was built for the 1998 Commonwealth Games. This stadium holds the great importance for the AFC Asian Cup 2007.
8. Neyland Stadium:
This is another top known American football stadium. This stadium current capacity stands at just over 102,000. This stadium was most of the times used to host large conventions and numerous form of others NFL exhibition games.
7. Ohio Stadium:
Ohio Stadium is the home of the Buckeyes American Football team at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. It was built in the year 1922 and this stadium officially holds 102,329.
6. Jornalista Mario Filho:
This stadium is basically a soccer stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. This stadium had the official attendance of 199,500 for the 1950 World Cup Final but now it had the capacity of 103,045. It is owned by the State Government.
5. Beaver Stadium:
Beaver Stadium is the home of the Penn State Nittany Lions and is located at the Pennsylvania State University. In the year 1960 this stadium just had the capacity of 46,284 but now its current capacity is about 107,282.
4. Michigan Stadium:
This stadium is famously known with the nick name of “The Big House”. This stadium is popularly known as the American Football stadium of the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It was built in 1927 and it had an original capacity of 72,000.
3. Estadio Azteca:
This stadium is located in Mexico City. This stadium has the official capacity of 114,465 people. It is used mostly for football matches. At the same time this stadium is the ever to host two World Cup final matches as in the years 1970 and 1986.
2. Salt Lake Stadium:
This stadium is officially known with the name of Yuva Bharati Krirangan, Stadium of the Indian Youth. It is located in Salt Lake City, a district of Kolkata in India. It was built in the year 1984. It is the biggest stadium because the stadium boasts a capacity of 120,000 over a 3-tier construction and is mainly used for football and athletics events.
1. Rungnado May Day Stadium:
This stadium is in Pyongyang, North Korea as it was built in 1989 and seats a staggering 150,000 people. This stadium has been placed up with the design of blossom flower that looks so attractive for the spectators. This stadium has 16 arches arranged in a ring.