Trade Union Sport Palace

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Trade Union Sport Palace
KRK Nagorny 2012.jpg
Location Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Coordinates 56°17′31″N 43°58′45″E / 56.2920277778°N 43.9791°E / 56.2920277778; 43.9791Coordinates: 56°17′31″N 43°58′45″E / 56.2920277778°N 43.9791°E / 56.2920277778; 43.9791
Capacity 5,600
Surface Parquet
Construction
Opened 1965
Renovated 2007
Tenants
Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod
BC Nizhny Novgorod

Trade Union Sport Palace, or CEC Nagorny, is an indoor sporting arena that is located in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. The seating capacity of the arena is 5,600,[1][2] after the arena's renovation in 2007.

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Trade Union Sport Palace originally opened in 1965, and was expanded and renovated in 2007. The arena has been used as the home arena of the Russian ice hockey team Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod, of the Kontinental Hockey League. The arena replaced Konovalenko Sports Palace as the home of the club. The arena has also been used as the home arena of the Russian basketball team BC Nizhny Novgorod, of the VTB United League.

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