|Location:||Moscow, Russian Federation|
The Olympic Stadium is locally known as the 'Olimpiyskiy Stadium' or 'The Olimpiski Stadium'. It is an indoor arena, situated in the Moscow city of Russia. The stadium was built for the Summer Olympics of 1980 to host basketball and boxing events. The stadium is divided into two separate stages. It has two Olympic size large pools. The venue can accommodate up to 80,000 people comfortably and a maximum of 16,000 people for televised events.