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HKS Architects has revealed its design for the new home of American football team LA Rams, which will feature a giant, sculptural roof made of perforated metal and see-through plastic film. Encompassing nearly three million square feet (2.7 million square metres), the sports arena is now under construction in the…

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has urged Tokyo to keep costs for the 2020 Summer Games below $20 billion as the hosts continue to grapple with ballooning expenses for the multi-sports event. Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike ordered a review of the budget that recommended revised plans for three venues to…

Falcons sell $900M in stadium sponsorships, report says

The Falcons organization has sold corporate sponsorships at Mercedes-Benz Stadium totaling more than $900 million in contractually obligated long-term revenue, SportsBusiness Journal reports in this week’s edition. The publication attributes the figure to “sources close to the organization.” The figure would put the Falcons within $100 million of their original…

Sochi stadium rebuild completed for World Cup in 2018

Officials overseeing World Cup preparations in the southern Russian city of Sochi say construction work on the city's stadium has finished on time. The stadium held the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2014 Winter Olympics, but has yet to host a soccer game because it needed extensive modifications to…

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A Chinese state-owned construction company will build the Qatar 2022 World Cup final stadium in a joint venture, Qatar’s World Cup organisers said. The China Railway Construction Corporation Limited and Qatari contractor HBK Contracting Co. W.L.L. have won the bidding process to build the stadium designed by award-winning British architect…

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Dick’s Sporting Goods is expanding its digital tools with the acquisition of GameChanger Media, the company behind the mobile scorekeeping app of the same name. A sporting goods company (with 675 locations across the United States) might not seem like an obvious buyer of tech companies, but it’s been building…

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Construction work on eight of the proposed host venues for the 2022 FIFA World Cup is in full swing, the Supreme Council for Delivery and Legacy (SC) has said, adding that the Khalifa International Stadium – the first host stadium – is on track for completion in the first quarter…

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The construction of the long-awaited Rwf950.2 million state-of-the-art international cricket stadium in Rwanda – at Gahanga in Kigali’s Kicukiro District – will be completed sooner than had initially expected. The construction of the stadium which, started in June, was expected to end in two years’ time but those behind the…

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Work will begin on the £7 million redevelopment early next week which incorporates a new 955 seater stand including new changing rooms and media facilities as part of the Brandywell/Daisyfield Masterplan. It will also include standing accommodation for a further 270 spectators adjoining the proposed new stand that will bring…

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Norfolk County has saluted 84 years of community commitment by renaming the sports park in Delhi after the Delhi Kinsmen Club. “From a service club point of view, we’re very proud of what we’ve been able to do down there,” president Brent Stefan said after Norfolk council approved the change…