Challenge Cup Final

Wembley Stadium

The Challenge Cup final takes place at Wembley Stadium on the 24 August between Hull FC and Wigan Warriors.

This is the first time since 2008 that Hull have played at Wembley, while the Wigan Warriors will be playing in their 30th Challenge Cup final.

Warrington Wolves hold the cup from last year, having won the knock-out rugby league tournament by beating Leeds Rhinos 35-18 in the 2012 Challenge Cup final.

The Challenge Cup final starts at 15:00 in front of a packed Wembley Stadium.

Check the Wembley Stadium weather forecast if you are heading to the game.

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24 August - Check the weather forecast before heading to Wembley Stadium for the Challenge Cup Final.

The weather can have a big impact on sports venues such as Wembley Stadium, as explained below by Greg Gillin, Wembley Stadium Facilities Director. He talks about how weather can affect their planning for important matches.

Wembley Stadium - weather and planning
Greg Gillin, Wembley Stadium Facilities Director, talks about how the weather can affect their planning for important football matches.

For further details about the venue, visit the Wembley Stadium official website.

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