800 facial recognition cameras installed at the SCG

Over 800 hi-tech facial recognition cameras have been installed at the SCG  The system, costing about $3.5 million, will be able to film every seat at stadium  Cameras installed on SCG light towers can zoom into people 1.5 kilometres away

By Peter Devlin For Daily Mail Australia

Published: 15:12 GMT, 3 January 2018 | Updated: 15:12 GMT, 3 January 2018

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Cameras won't just be focusing on the cricket when the final Ashes test kicks off at the Sydney Cricket ground on Thursday.

Over 800 hi-tech facial recognition cameras have been installed to watch every move of cricket fans in a bid to combat anti-social behaviour and terror threats.

The system, costing about $3.5 million, will be able to film every seat at both the SCG and Allianz Stadium, 9 News reported.

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The system, costing about $3.5 million, will be able to film every seat at both the SCG and Allianz Stadium

The system, costing about $3.5 million, will

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