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Saturday, Jan 30, 2016
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Turf is coming to the Carey Stadium field. The city expects to put the project out for bid within a month. This comes after studying the project for more than a year. The city decided to switch infills from crumb rubber, made from ground up and treated rubber from tires,…

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When architects set out to design a new stadium for the San Francisco 49ers, they wanted a building that fit the Silicon Valley region where it is located. Retro was out. High-tech and green-friendly were in. That was mostly accomplished at the $1.3 billion Levi's Stadium when it opened in…

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The Cameroon Football Federation has said the Confederation of African Football will approve the new Limbe Omnisport Stadium to host an Africa Cup of Nations Cup qualifier in March. However, Fecafaoot president Tombi A Roko Sidiki revealed Caf has some reservations because of some outstanding construction work. "The stadium is…

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U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill has proposed legislation that would force sports teams who relocate to a new city to payback public subsidies received from their former state or town. This legislation is likely influenced by the St. Louis Rams’ recent decision to move to Los Angeles (Sen. McCaskill hails from…

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Plans for a new public-private ice rink and sports complex in Hamburg are progressing, Supervisor Steven J. Walters said. “We all recognize the Nike Base ice arena is outdated. We all recognize that the ice arena at the Nike base does not and cannot accommodate the programs that we already…

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Inglewood will soon be home to the most expensive stadium in national sports history, commissioned by the National Football League team that will return to Southern California next professional season after two decades away. Owner Stan Kroenke of the St. Louis-turned-Los Angeles Rams, whose personal net worth has been reported…

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Abu Dhabi’s Zayed Sports City Stadium has emerged as the proposed venue to kick off the 2019 Asian Cup after Wednesday’s first meeting of its Organising Committee. Eight stadiums in four cities were put forward in Doha, Qatar for the inaugural 24-team running of the tournament. The continental governing body’s…

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Disney has just filed plans with the South Florida Water Management District to expand ESPN’s Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World. The plans call for a new multi-story building behind the Josten’s Center, with 286,000 square feet of space. There are also plans to add an additional…

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Last week brought a report that Clete Blakeman would be refereeing Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara and the league confirmed it on Wednesday with the announcement of the full officiating crew for the game. He will be joined by umpire Jeff Rice, head linesman Wayne Mackie, line judge Rusty…

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From a derelict downtown brownfield to an urban playground complete with NHL arena, museums, and European-style plazas — Ottawa's long-ignored LeBreton Flats is on the cusp of transformation. Two ambitious bids for the 9.3-hectare space were made public Tuesday by the National Capital Commission in a presentation that was almost…