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The Wetumpka City Council approved Tuesday the spending of up to $100,000 on equipment for the upgraded Wetumpka Sports Complex. Ron Dickerson, head of consultant leisure affairs for the city, told the council the opening of the new baseball fields at the complex would not be ready by the estimated…

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Germany's Commerzbank extended its naming rights deal for Eintracht Frankfurt's stadium for five years to 2020, the Bundesliga club said on Tuesday. The bank has had the rights for the city-owned stadium since 2005 with more than 12.5 million visitors at 2,000 sports and entertainment events. "We are delighted that…

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The ruckus over the use of artificial turf at the Women's World Cup may not have sparked a switch to grass. But it has likely played a part in improving some of the tournament turf. Changes to the surface at Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium had already been announced. B.C. Place Stadium,…

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The backers of a sports stadium for Cornwall say they're hoping to draw up new plans after it was rejected earlier this month. It looked as though the plan for a 6,000 seat stadium on the outskirts of Truro was doomed after it failed to win support from Cornwall Council…

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Home games will be a little closer to home for Cal State San Marcos athletes next year. CSUSM President Karen Haynes joined administrators and athletes at the university Monday to celebrate the ground-breaking of the campus’ $11.5 million sports center, which is scheduled to open in August 2016. The 25,000-square-foot…

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The company that made bats for a who's who of baseball greats, including Babe Ruth and Ted Williams, announced a deal Monday to sell its Louisville Slugger brand to rival Wilson Sporting Goods Co. for $70 million. Hillerich & Bradsby Co. has made the iconic bats for more than 130…

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Kier has won the race for a £27m contract to redevelop the University of Nottingham’s sports centre. The firm is understood to have fended off rivals Galliford Try, Bowmer & Kirkland and Interserve to take the scheme, that is to be known as the David Ross Sports Village after Carphone…

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College football these days isn't just about winning on the field but off the field as well. Programs across the country are in a constant race to upgrade their facilities to compete with one another, and Florida State is certainly no exception. While the Seminoles have experienced plenty of success…

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The taxpayers will be paying an even larger share of the costs for the Falcons’ new stadium. Georgia has agreed to give the Falcons (and the Atlanta Braves, who are also building a new stadium) an exemption from paying sales tax when they buy building materials for the stadium. With…

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The city of Novato has received a planning application for the Hamilton Field Sports Park, a 55-acre sports complex with a 12-acre community park, four baseball fields and a 1,000-seat ballpark for high school and collegiate sports located in the Hamilton neighborhood. The Marin Sports Academy LLC of Kentfield filed…