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Olympic Stadium


In the center of the Olympic Green between the "Ice Cube" and the Ying Tung Olympic swimming pool.


A spectacular piece of architecture designed in the form of a birds nest, which has become its nickname. Intertwined metal bars play host to the grass field and track which can host 91,000 spectators.


Athletics, football

Competition dates

Aug. 15-24 - athletics: Aug. 23 - men's football final

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