Sports fans set for test events at Wembley, the Crucible and Hatfield Park

Fans will be allowed to attend some upcoming high-profile sports contests which have been designated test events.

Wednesday, 7th April 2021, 10:39 am
Updated Wednesday, 7th April 2021, 10:44 am
One test event will be at Sheffield's Crucible. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

In a bid to try to get the country back to normal, some sports venues will trial the return of supporters.

Football , snooker and running will be among a number of pilot events for elite sport that will allow fans back as part of a pilot scheme.

Up to 4,000 fans will be allowed to attend an FA Cup semi-final at Wembley on April 18.

It is hoped up to 8,000 can attend the Carabao Cup final (April 25) and 21,000 the FA Cup final (May 15).

Up to 1,000 can attend the Snooker World Championships – the only sport event to be held indoors – at the Crucible and 3,000 the the Hatfield Park Three 10k runs.