Zozo Marine Stadium
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ZOZO Marine Stadium (ZOZOマリンスタジアム Zozo Marin Sutajiamu) (official name: Chiba Marine Stadium) is a stadium in Chiba City, Japan. It opened in 1990 and holds approximately 30,000 people. It is primarily used for baseball and is the home field of the Chiba Lotte Marines. It is also used for Rugby union (and expectly,) Inter Rules.
|Full name||Chiba Marine Stadium|
|Former names||QVC Marine Field (2011 - 2016)|
|Location||Chiba City, Chiba, Japan|
|Public transit||JR East:
Keiyo Line at Kaihimmakuhari
|Operator||Chiba Lotte Marines|
|Field size||Left Field – 99.5 m (326.4 ft)
Center Field – 122 m (400.3 ft)
Right Field – 99.5 m (326.4 ft)
Height of Outfield Fence – 4 m (13.1 ft)
|Surface||Astro Nexturf (–2017)
MS Craft Baseball Turf (2018–)
|Opened||February 2, 1990|
|Construction cost||13,300,000,000 yen|
|Chiba Lotte Marines (Pacific League) (1992–present)|
The official opening of the stadium was on April 13, 1990, when popstar Madonna opened her Blond Ambition Tour at the venue. The show was blighted by heavy rain and high winds which led to the concert being dramatically scaled back, as documented in her documentary Truth or Dare.
- 千葉マリン新名称が「ZOZOマリンスタジアム」に決定 (in Japanese). Japan: Chiba Lotte Marines. Retrieved 27 March 2017.
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