Arena Omsk

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Arena Omsk
Арена Омск
Location 35 Lukashevicha Street, Omsk, Russia
Coordinates Coordinates: 55°0′31″N 73°17′51″E / 55.00861°N 73.29750°E / 55.00861; 73.29750
Owner Avangard Omsk
Capacity Ice hockey 10,318 Concerts: 11,000
Construction
Broke ground 2004
Opened August 31, 2007
Construction cost $150 Million USD
Architect AMR[disambiguation needed]
Tenants
Avangard Omsk (KHL) (2007–present)
Omskie Yastreby (MHL) (2009–present)

The Arena Omsk is a 10,318-seat multi-purpose arena in Omsk, Russia. It opened in 2007, replacing Sports-Concerts Complex Viktora Blinova as the home of Kontinental Hockey League ice hockey team, Avangard Omsk.

Photograph of the interior of Omsk Arena

Construction and opening[edit]

After the arena was designed by Austrian company AMR the construction began on March 16, 2004. On August 31, 2007 the first ice hockey game was played as a part of the 2007 Super Series, a junior hockey challenge between Canada and Russia.

The original owner of the arena was Roman Abramovich, however in 2012 he donated it to Avangard Omsk.

Events[edit]

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Preceded by
Blinov Sports and Concerts Complex
Home of
Avangard Omsk

2007–
Succeeded by
Current