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The Rio 2016 organising committee has given Brasilia until mid-November to sign a contract or be stripped of the seven games set to be held there next year, a spokesperson said. Tickets for matches in Brasilia have already been on sale for months and it remains unclear how fans, many…

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Retired English soccer star David Beckham is considering a proposal to build a sports high school at a new soccer stadium in Miami as part of his quest to bring a Major League Soccer team to the city. Beckham's investment group is discussing a proposal by Miami's public education authority…

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Cox Communications, the dominant cable TV provider in Hampton Roads, will broadcast Old Dominion's home football game with Western Kentucky Saturday at noon. The game is being televised by Fox Sports Networks, a system of nearly two dozen cable outlets in 29 states that is not carried by Cox. However,…

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A proposed community sports centre in Te Kuiti worth up to $6.5 million could see a sports hub in the district by 2018. A facility that would provide a hub for indoor sports is in the planning stages with Te Kuiti High School, Waitomo District Council, Sport Waikato and community…

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The Minnesota Twins 2016 season is still months away, but the ballclub is already making moves to improve the fan experience at Target Field. On Monday the Twins unveiled plans to reconfigure Target Field's centerfield seating area into what they call "multi-level fan gathering spaces." The project will be the…

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For the third time in 25 years, Utah's foremost sports and entertainment venue is getting a new moniker. Provo-based Vivint has purchased the naming rights for what will now be called Vivint Smart Home Arena in downtown Salt Lake City. The Utah County technology company signed a 10-year naming agreement…

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Thailand are to launch a bid to host the sixth edition of the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in 2021. The bid was revealed by Gen Yutthasak Sasiprabha, President of the National Olympic Committee of Thailand ahead of travelling to the Association of National Olympic Committees General Assembly here…

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Construction on a renovation project at the University of Oklahoma football stadium could be halted after a judge issued an injunction for a company that was not chosen for the project despite being the lowest bidder. District Judge Thad Balkman on Friday granted the injunction sought by HME Inc. The…

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There are a lot of superlatives about the US Bank stadium under construction in Minneapolis. It's the biggest public works project in state history. It is twice as big as the Metrodome. It will cost more than the NASA probe to Pluto. But no stadium statistic may have initially seemed…

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St. Louis Rams fans appear eager to let the NFL know how they feel about the franchise's possible relocation to Los Angeles. The NFL has closed registration for Tuesday night's scheduled public hearing on the matter at St. Louis' Peabody Opera House, declaring that the 1,500 available seats are now…