Salle Omnisport de Radès
The Sports Hall of Radès (French: Salle Omnisport de Radès), formerly known as 7 November Hall is an indoor sporting arena used mostly for basketball located in Radès, Tunisia. The capacity of the arena is 17,000 spectators.
|Former names||7th November Hall (2005-2011)|
|Owner||Government of Tunisia|
|Construction cost||45 million Dinar|
Built for the 2005 world handball championship, the 14,000-seater venue hosted 2005 World Men's Handball Championship matches as well as those of the 2006 African Men's Handball Championship and the Tunisia Cup final of Handball, Basketball and Volleyball
It hosted also 25 of the 52 matches of the 2020 African Men's Handball Championship.
The area of the hall is approximately 2706 square meters and is 82 meters long and 33 meters wide. The room has also a lighting, an electronic board, and there is a drink bar and two storerooms.
At the time of its creation, the installation is named Hall of 7 November, the date that Zine El Abidine Ben Ali assumed the Presidency on 7 November 1987 in a bloodless coup d'état that ousted President Habib Bourguiba. but, following his ousting, it takes the name of Sports Hall of Radès (Salle Omnisport de Radès).
- "Rades - Afrobasket 2015". FIBA. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
- "Getting to know Africa's flashy basketball arenas". FIBA. 2 September 2019. Retrieved 10 December 2020.
- Media related to Sports Palace of Radès at Wikimedia Commons
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