Welcome back, Kallang Roar: 5 awe-inspiring facts about the Singapore Sports Hub
In just a few hours, the Singapore Selection will be taking on Juventus FC in the first soccer showdown at the Singapore Sports Hub.
And since soccer is back to being played at its spiritual home in Kallang, we think it's time to honour the achievements of the new National Stadium. Here's an inside look at the eye-catching centrepiece that's the envy of Southeast Asia.
[Source and images: Arch Daily]
It's famous now
It’s officially picked up the title for being the biggest free-spanning dome structure that has ever been built (up to date). Finally! An architecture that isn’t from Dubai or China has clinched the title. Now we’re hoping they take some tips from us. And why shouldn't they? It did cost S$1.33 billion to build and it's custom-designed to host athletics, football, rugby, or cricket matches.