Main Stadium for Incheon Asian Games Completed

The main stadium for the 2014 Incheon Asian Games that will take place from Sept. 19 to Oct. 4 opens to the public on Wednesday after three years of construction work. Some 2,000 people are expected to attend a dedication ceremony slated for Wednesday afternoon.

The main stadium for the 2014 Incheon Asian Games is lit up on Tuesday night. The main stadium for the 2014 Incheon Asian Games is lit up on Tuesday night.

Built on a 632,000 sq.m. lot, the five-story stadium cost W490 billion (US$1=W1,031) and has a total floor area of 113,620 sq.m.

It will host the opening and closing ceremonies of this year's Asian Games as well as track and field events.

englishnews@chosun.com / May 07, 2014 10:22 KST