Forsyth Barr Stadium

Rugby World Cup Venues 2011 - Forsyth Barr Stadium

The Forsyth Barr Stadium is an exciting new stadium being built ready for the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, it is situated in Dunedin and will replace the old Carisbrook Stadium in the City so it is sure to be one of the most impressive venues on show in 2011 The new Stadium will host three excellent pool games during the tournament and with a capacity of 30,500 it is sure to be packed for each of the matches.

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It will replace the famous old Carisbrook Stadium as the home venue for the Highlanders Team but there is pressure for the venue to be completed on time after several complications during the early stages of the construction. Dunedin is known as a sport mad city having hosted many big Cricket and Rugby matches over the past few years so there are no doubts surrounding their ability to host the games. They are three big games that will be hosted by Dunedin with England, Scotland and Ireland all playing matches at the Stadium. There will be huge travelling support for all three of those nations with England in particular known for their massive army of rugby supporters when it comes to the World Cup.

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