Singapore Indoor Stadium
|Owner||Singapore Sports Council|
|Operator||Singapore Sports Council|
|Broke ground||1 January 1985|
|Built||1 March 1987|
|Opened||31 December 1989|
|Renovated||1 July 1988|
|Expanded||1 February 1988|
|Construction cost||S$ 90 million|
|Singapore Sports Council
2009 Asian Youth Games
2011 ASEAN School Games
Singapore Slammers (IPTL, 2014-present)
The stadium is within walking distance of the former Singapore National Stadium, the upcoming Singapore Sports Hub and the New Singapore National Stadium opening in June 2014. Opened in 2010, Stadium MRT station enables visitors to commute to the stadium via train service.
Construction began on 1 January 1985, and it was built at a cost of S$ 90 million. The arena was designed by Japanese architect Kenzo Tange, and it has a cone shaped roof and a pillarless arena. It was completed on 1 March 1987 and officially opened to public on 1 July 1988.
Due to its flexible stage configuration, the capacity of the stadium varies from 7,306–7,968 during concerts to 8,126–10,786 during sporting events. Its full capacity is around 12,000.
Major concerts and shows
The stadium has hosted major concerts and shows by many famous artists and bands, spanning many different genres.
|2009||29 June||2009 Asian Youth Games Opening Ceremony|
|2010||15–19 August||2010 Summer Youth Olympics badminton matches|
|2011||3 September||ONE Fighting Championship: Champion versus Champion|
|30 June-8 July||2011 ASEAN School Games opening and closing ceremonies|
|3–10 July||2011 World Netball Championships all 48 matches|
|2012||31 March||ONE Fighting Championship: War of the Lions|
|6 November||ONE Fighting Championship: Rise of Kings|
|2014||8–13 April||2014 Singapore Super Series|
|14 June||ONE Fighting Championship: Honor and Glory|
|15–16 August||2014 PDC Singapore Darts Masters|
|17–26 October||2014 WTA Tour Championships|
|7 November||ONE Fighting Championship: Battle of the Lions|
|2–4 December||International Premier Tennis League|
|2015||5–16 June||28th South East Asian Games(Badminton/Table Tennis)|
|2 July||WWE Live event Singapore|
Notes and references
- "Singapore Indoor Stadium". Infopedia. Retrieved 2 September 2013.
- "Events at Singapore Indoor Stadium". eventfinda. Retrieved 2013-05-29.
- "Super Junior to hold extra show for 'SUPER SHOW 4' in Singapore next month" Asiae. 11 January 2012. Retrieved 2012-03-21
- "2NE1 confirms Singapore stop for ‘New Evolution’ global tour". allkpop. 29 September 2012. Retrieved 1 December 2012.
- "Girls’ Generation to rock Singapore on October 12". xinmsn. 15 August 2013. Retrieved 15 August 2013.
- "Upcoming Events". Singapore Sports Hub. Retrieved 10 December 2013.
- Hadi, Eddino Abdul (13 February 2014). "Taylor Swift to perform at Singapore Indoor Stadium at June 12". The Straits Times. Retrieved 14 February 2014.