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Thursday, Mar 31, 2016
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Renovations are underway at Bakersfield High School's historic stadium. Kern High School District officials said construction began in January to replace the sod football field where the Drillers play. KHSD employee Jack Colvard said Wednesday that it's a $19.8 million project that will be completed in August 2017. "Everyone's excited…

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Seventy-five workers – give or take a few – representing a dozen or so trades are clocking in at the new Wildcat Stadium daily as spring begins and the facility nears its opening this summer. The glass guys have been busy lately, putting windows along the front of the building…

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Mariucci Arena is scheduled to begin the first step of a major overhaul in the coming weeks. The 23-year-old sports venue will receive new locker rooms, training rooms, player lounge and film room, and eventually a weight room and shooting station. The $5 million project was approved by the Board…

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Eastern Kentucky University will begin construction on an expansion of its football stadium this summer, the school announced Wednesday. The expansion project on the east side of Roy Kidd Stadium will include more than 3,000 new bleacher seats, and a concourse that will feature modern concessions and restrooms. A new…

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Royal MAS Arena - Sri Lanka's first sporting arena for schools was ceremonially opened yesterday by the Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe amidst a large gathering including the Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam and Mayor of Colombo A.J.M. Muzammil. Founders of MAS, Mahesh Amalean, Ajay Amalean and Shared Amalean donated…

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Changes are beginning to take shape at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. The outward changes should make going to a game more enjoyable in the future Work crews have already dismantled one end zone scoreboard and are working to take down the other one. Both will be replaced by a…

Wednesday, Mar 30, 2016
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In a continuation of a longer-term plan developed more than three years ago, the Ohio State University Department of Athletics today announced a proposed four-year renovation project for Ohio Stadium that will preserve and upgrade parts of the iconic facility. Gene Smith, vice president and Wolfe Foundation-endowed athletics director, announced…

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Transatlantic BDR LLC plans to develop a multi-billion-dollar sports and entertainment complex in Tema, Ghana. The $6.5 billion project is part of an overall regional economic development plan to boost international tourism, the company said. Plans include a 60,000-seat FIFA certified soccer stadium, convention center, commercial retail and residential mixed-use…

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While you may not be able to zip to the Braves' new ballpark, you may be able to zip around SunTrust Park itself. Braves Executive Vice-President Derek Schiller says a zip line is part of the team's effort to make an outing to the ballpark more family friendly. The Atlanta…

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Rwanda Cricket Association (RCA) and the Ministry of Sports and Culture have partnered to construct a new cricket ground at the University of Rwanda- College of education (UR-CE), Rukara Campus in Kayonza district, Eastern Province. Speaking during the official groundbreaking ceremony at the college campus over the weekend, RCA president,…