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.

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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.