Millennium Stadium

The Welsh rugby team playing at the Millennium Stadium

Cardiff, the Welsh capital hosts the national stadium for Wales, the Millennium Stadium. Wales will be looking to retain the 6 Nations title for a second year, having won the title in with a Grand Slam in 2012, before winning the 2013 RBS 6 Nations to keeping the title in 2013.

The opening game of the RBS 6 Nations will take place at the Millennium Stadium on the 1 February at 14.30 between Wales and Italy. When these two teams met last year Wales beat Italy 26-9 at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome.

The Millennium Stadium can hold sporting events in any weather condition as part of the design, including a retractable roof which allows games to continue.

Wales have three home games in the 2014 6 Nations, playing Italy, France and Scotland in Cardiff. Check the Millennium Stadium weather forecast if you are going to watch either match.

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Forecast

1 February-15 March - How will the weather impact the 6 Nations at the Millennium Stadium? Check the weather forecast for each game.

Since opening in 1999 the Millennium Stadium has hosted a number of high profile sporting events, including hosting the Rugby World Cup final in 1999.

It has also seen Wales claim three Grand Slams in the RBS 6 Nations.

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