Tag: China


Minsk all set to get second national stadium

Belarus Minsk

Though they boast the multipurpose facility – Dinamo Stadium in Minsk – Belarus is all set to get a second national stadium which will be soccer-specific. And, in terms of capacity, it will be 50 percent bigger. Along plans that have been in the offing for nearly a decade, the new... » Read more


Stadia turn into hospitals to handle COVID-19 outbreak

Stadia turn into hospitals to handle covid-19 outbreak

As COVID-19 has made a mess of all sporting events the world over, few stadiums are being put to alternative use – they are being used as hospitals, and also being put to other use in countries where coronavirus cases are rising by the day.   Pacaembu Stadium Pacaembu Stadium in downtown... » Read more


First esport arena to spring up at Rizhao in China

China AFL Rizhao

A major new sports and leisure campus will spring up in the city of Rizhao in eastern China. Site works are due to commence on the first stage of the project this Spring. The arena will be equipped with futuristic facilities for the community and use by the pick of athletes. The campus will be... » Read more


AFL Architects unveil design of China training complex

AFL in China - Dalian FC

International sports practice with their people-centric designs, AFL Architects, has made available the final renders for a 22Ha training complex in China. It is Dalian Yifang FC’s new football training complex. The design has been created to serve dual purpose – to create a facility which... » Read more


Shanghai Tennis Masters ticketing strategy pay off

Shanghai Tennis Masters

The new ticketing strategy adopted by the organizers at the 2019 Shanghai Tennis Masters has paid off – there has been a 20 per cent rise in attendances. The 11th edition of the event held at the Qizhong Tennis Centre at Shanghai in China was attended by 150,000 spectators. To increase... » Read more


Chengdu’s ambitious plan to boost sports industry

China Chengdu

A series of measures have been initiated by the Chengdu Sports Regulations and the Implementation Opinions of the People’s Government of Chengdu (China) to bring about a sea change in the sports scenario of the city. The other steps to be taken are – going in for a publicity blitzkrieg... » Read more


UK firms to build football complex in China

Dalian China Football Complex

UK consortium Zaha Hadid and UK-based international sports architecture practice AFL Architects has won the bid in context with the ambitious project of building a 260,000 sq m football complex in Dalian, China. Zaha Hadid Architects has been involved in the early master plan layout and the final... » Read more


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