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Last Updated: Monday December 13 2010 14:03 GMT

Snowstorm in America rips through sports stadium roof!

The Metrodome sports stadium in Minneapolis in America covered in snow.

This is a sports stadium in Minneapolis, America. There was supposed to be a big American football game on Monday night, but that isn't going to happen because...

Snow makes a rip in the roof of sports stadium in Minneapolis in America.

...the heavy snow has ripped right through the roof!

Snow covers the pitch in the sports stadium in Minneapolis in America.

It happened during the night and luckily no one was hurt. The roof is inflatable so the heavy snow caused the material to tear.

Snow makes a rip in the roof of sports stadium in Minneapolis in America.

Around 30 years ago, snow ripped through the roof three times. But since then, they'd been lucky and hadn't had the same problem - until now that is!

Workers shovelling snow of the stadium roof in Minneapolis in America

Workers have been shovelling snow off the roof and pitch and hope to get the stadium ready for next Monday's game.

Woman digging out a car after heavy snow in Minneapolis in America.

The massive amounts of snow also meant people had to dig out their cars and the city's airport had to cancel flights.