Ukraine’s Major EURO-2012 Arena Reopens After Grand Renovation

Kyiv, October 11, 2011. The premium class sports complex Olympiysky in the heart of the Ukrainian capital reopens after a major reconstruction. One of the world's largest sports venues will host the final match of the top level football event -- the 2012 UEFA European Football Championship. The opening featured many high profile guests including the President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych, Prime Minister Mykola Azarov, Ukrainian football star Andriy Shevchenko, boxing world champion Vitaly Klitchko, as well as pop diva Shakira, who gave a concert at the stadium.