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The history books are to be updated this weekend when Wasps play in Coventry for the first time at their new home. They have moved 82 miles to the Ricoh Arena. And it is going to be a pretty full house.
James Clark reports.
Rugby Union club Wasps say they hope they can fill a 'void' in the area in terms of big rugby clubs.
Captain James Haskell highlighted Leicester and Northampton nearby who sell out their grounds regularly, and hopes Wasps can do the same in Coventry.
The club is expecting 27,000 fans to turn out at their first game at the Ricoh Arena on Sunday.
Wasps are hoping to break the attendance record for a regular Premiership Rugby fixture as they prepare to play their first home game at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry.
More than 27,000 people are expected for Sunday's game against London Irish.