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Hard Rock: Large multipurpose stadium in Flora

Hard Rock Stadium is a rugby football stadium located in Miami Gardens, Florida, a city north of Miami. This is the home of the Miami Dolphins in the National Football League (NFL). Hard Rock Stadium is also the venue for the Miami Hurricanes during their regular season. The facility also houses the Orange Bowl, a college football game. It has been the home of the Florida Marlins in National League Baseball (MLB) from 1993 to 2011.

The stadium took place 5 Super Bowl (XXIII, XXIX, XXXIII, XLI and XLIV), Pro Bowl 2010, 2 times World Series (1997 and 2003), 4 times BCS National Championship Game (2001, 2005, 2009, 2013 ), second round of World Baseball Classic 2009, and WrestleMania XXVIII. The stadium will host the Super Bowl LIV in 2020 and the College Football Playoff National Championship in 2021.

Starting in 2019, the stadium will be the venue for the Miami Masters tennis tournament, which takes place in March.

The stadium was inaugurated in 1987 under the name Joe Robbie Stadium and was once known with 7 names: Pro Player Park, Pro Player Stadium, Dolphins Stadium, Dolphin Stadium, Stadium Land Shark Stadium, and Sun Life Stadium. The name of the stadium is now owned by Hard Rock Cafe Inc.

Hard Rock Stadium holds its place as one of the most famous NFL stadiums in the world, having its ownership of the name acquired by Hard Rock Cafe. After passing through some nicknames like Pro Player Stadium, Dolphins Stadium and Land Shark Stadium. As the home team of the Miami Dolphins and with the continuous positive reception from fans and organizers, the stadium has hosted the 5th Super Bowl (XXIII, XXIX, XXXIII, XLI and XLIV) and will host Super Bowl LIV in 2020.

If the Dolphins have not had an NFL event so far, the stadium will be open for NCAA, Orange Bowl, WrestleMania, National Baseball, Hoop-It-Up and MLB events. It is actually built as a football stadium that can turn into a baseball stadium. Most seats in the baseball configuration are pointed towards the center – where the 50-yard line will be in the football configuration.

17 Stadiums in the US for 2026 FIFA World Cup (part 2)

Next after 6 impressive stadiums in part 1 are 11 equally majestic names!

Gillette is the next stadium to be nominated. Located in Foxborough, Massachussetts, USA, can accommodate quite odd is 66,829 people. The stadium was first opened in 2002 and has never hosted a World Cup.

Quite similar to Gillette, Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA also has a capacity of 69,176 seats. It was also built one year after Gillette and had never hosted a World Cup.

A fairly familiar name appearing on the main list is Hard Rock in Miami, Florida, USA. Despite being built in 1987, this stadium is still quite famous for its special architecture. Despite having 65,326 seats, Hard Rock still has no experience in hosting the World Cup.

Representative of Houston, Texas is NRG Stadium. It was built in 2002 with 72,220 seats. It has never been to any World Cup teams.

Seattle, Washington state, has the CenturyLink Field stadium built in 2002. Despite its inexperience, it is also a bright candidate when accommodating up to 72,000 people.

Mile High in Denver, Colorado is the next outdoor stadium listed. Built in 2001, Mile High with 76,125 seats is looking forward to the first World Cup if given the chance.

Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida is also nominated for a capacity of 65,194 people. In addition, one of the other reasons is the experience of organizing five 1994 World Cup matches of this 84-year-old stadium.

Another stadium built in the last century is Arrowhead in Kansas City, Missouri with a capacity of 78,416 seats. Although it was opened in 1972, the stadium has not hosted a World Cup so far.

M&T Bank, Baltimore, Maryland also participated in the capacity of 71,008 people. Since 1998, the World Cup has not been to this stadium.

At the end of the list is one of the rare indoor stadiums considered for the World Cup. It was Paul Brown in Cincinnati, Ohio.