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Another major expansion to the Pro Football Hall of Fame would generate $15.3 billion within Stark County over a 25-year period, according to an economic study released Tuesday. The planned Hall of Fame Village would include a new hotel and conference center, restaurants, retail, a residential community for retired athletes,…

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The Eclipse Stabilised Turf combines natural and artificial grass, but is recognised by FIFA as 100 per cent natural turf and can be used immediately after installation.  The Singapore Sports Hub on Tuesday (May 19) unveiled part of its brand new pitch at the National Stadium, just in time for…

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There's a lot of uncertainty surrounding the San Diego Chargers, but a couple of news items on Monday might start to clear some of it up. San Diego announced a financing plan for a new $1.1 billion stadium for the Chargers on the same day that longtime owner Dean Spanos…

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The athletic department at the University of Michigan is seeking approval to move forward with a proposed $168 million Division I Olympic sports complex in Ann Arbor. On Thursday, the Board of Regents is expected to consider a schematic design of the 280,000-square-foot facility known as the Stephen M. Ross…

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Japan's sports minister has revealed plans to scale back the main stadium for the Tokyo summer Olympics as the government runs short of money and time. Under the latest plans, a planned retractable roof won't be built in time for the 2020 Games, and some of the 80,000 seats would…

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When Peter Guber took part in the announcement of the formation of Los Angeles Football Club, his message was simple. “Every creation brings drama to it,” the club’s executive chairman said. “We’re in the drama business.” The Hollywood producer, plus managing partner and owner Henry Nguyen and club president Tom…

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The group working to develop a massive indoor sports complex and baseball stadium along the Great Miami River in Hamilton is now reaching out for support from leaders throughout the county, and beginning to fundraise. All funding sources available, including private and public contributions, local government incentives and tax credits,…

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Ground was broken in Jefferson Thursday on a 47,800-square-foot sports complex that will serve runners; baseball, softball, soccer and basketball players; golfers and other athletes. The Xcel Sports Complex is the dream of Dr. Todd Goldbeck, owner of Xcel Sports Training and Xcel Physical Therapy in Jefferson. In its first…

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The USL, Louisville City FC's league, on Thursday announced a partnership with global architecture firm HOK in an effort to secure soccer-specific stadiums for each of its 24 franchises by 2020. Of course, HOK's services won't likely be needed in Louisville. Majority Louisville City FC owner Wayne Estopinal is an…

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Cedar Point has reportedly agreed to help financially back a proposal to build a $24 million sports complex on a former airport property that would play host to thousands of young athletes. The Sandusky Register (sanduskyregister.com) reports that Erie County commissioners voted Thursday to support an effort to build the…