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FIFA will create a panel to monitor construction at World Cup stadiums in Qatar to ensure ''decent working conditions.'' During his first working visit to Qatar on Friday, FIFA President Gianni Infantino said the group will include ''relevant sectors of civil society and other relevant FIFA stakeholders.'' Qatar is often…

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The MSU Athletics Department and FOX Sports announced a 15-year agreement in excess of $150 million Thursday. The partnership will go into effect the 2016-17 academic year and will give FOX Sports marketing and corporate partnership rights with MSU's 25 varsity sports. According to a press release, the agreement will…

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Speaking Thursday at a meeting of the Associated Press Sports Editors, Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said Wednesday that expansion is on the table. Jesse Spector of the Sporting News was on hand. Manfred says expansion “outside the 48 contiguous states” would make sense. He does not explicitly say…

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With its new practice courts for basketball and volleyball set to open possibly as early as next week, the floor of the Sports Arena will be re-finished this summer. The floor is scheduled to be stripped, sanded and re-varnished in July. A new logo, a singular Panthers head, will be…

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Fields and track surfaces are currently being dug up at three of the five DeKalb County stadiums for renovation work. Adams, Godfrey and Hallford stadiums will have new field turf, track surface, lights and more when the high school football season kicks off in August. The DeKalb County Board of…

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The national champion Villanova Wildcats have received a $22.6 million donation to renovate their arena. Bill Finneran made the largest athletic gift in Villanova history to give the Pavilion a needed facelift and it also will go toward overall support of the men's program. Finneran is a 1963 Villanova alumnus…

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The city of Sylacauga could be increasing its sales tax. City leaders are expected to vote on a proposal to build a new sports complex. The new proposal would add on to the facility at Twin Street, creating a sports complex and a new city swimming pool. The estimated price…

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Melbourne has been announced the world's top sports city over the past decade. Victoria's capital won the SportBusiness Ultimate Sport City of the Decade award at the organisation's 10-year anniversary awards in Switzerland on Wednesday. Melbourne - which won the annual sports city of the year in 2006, 2008 and…

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Coming this summer to a field near you in Sanford is the $27 million Seminole County Sports Complex. The offerings of the complex will be vast, boasting 102 acres of land and 15 fields on which youth baseball, football, soccer and lacrosse tournaments will be played. The complex will be…

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Triton Community College sports legends, including former Major League Baseball all-star Lance Johnson, will join coaches, teams, staff and students as they celebrate the reopening of Triton’s newly renovated east campus athletic complex, and Symonds Puckett Field, at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 28. The complex is located on the east…