Fisht Olympic Stadium
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Fisht Olympic Stadium (Russian: Олимпийский стадион «Фишт», Olimpiyskiy Stadion Fisht) is an outdoor stadium in Sochi, Russia. Located in Sochi Olympic Park and named after Mount Fisht, the 40,000-capacity stadium was constructed for the 2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, where it served as the venue for their opening and closing ceremonies.
|Full name||Fisht Olympic Stadium|
|Location||Sochi, Krasnodar Krai, Russia|
|Owner||Government of Russia (Olympstroy)|
44,287 (2018 FIFA World Cup)
|Field size||105 x 68 m|
|Construction cost||US $779 million|
|Architect||Populous, Buro Happold|
|PFC Sochi (2018–present)|
Russia national football team (selected matches)
Russia national rugby union team (selected matches)
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The stadium was originally built as an enclosed facility; it was re-opened in 2016 as an open-air football stadium, to host matches as part of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2018 FIFA World Cup when it was known simply as Fisht Stadium.