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Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber is coming to St. Louis next week to discuss the potential for an expansion team that would play at the NFL stadium planned for the riverfront near the Gateway Arch, the league and leaders of the stadium task force said Wednesday. Plans call for…

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The demolition of Tokyo's National Stadium has been completed after a series of delays, clearing the way for a new structure that will be the centerpiece of the 2020 Olympics. Demolition had been delayed by a dispute over tendering, but now all that remains of the old stadium that hosted…

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Vicksburg Mayor George Flaggs is suggesting an election be held in January on a local tourism tax to fund a new sports complex. The Vicksburg Post reports (http://bit.ly/1PgJmrY ) the referendum will be on whether to levy up to a 2 percent sales tax on hotel room rentals and food…

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Landmark plans for Cambridge United's new stadium and a sports village in Trumpington will be officially unveiled on Monday. Two major consultation events will showcase the ambitious proposals to the community on Monday and Tuesday next week. The football club made its intentions clear in January, confirming it wanted to…

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Dick's Sporting Goods is the first tenant named for Irgens' mixed-used development at Brookfield's Ruby Farm property, new renderings submitted to the city show. If approved at Monday night's Plan Commission meeting, the 50,000-square-foot sports equipment and apparel retailer would become the first tenant officially part of Irgens' development, called…

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Six months after rejecting a private pitch to restore the historic Miami Marine Stadium, the city of Miami may be ready to move forward with its own vision. The plan, to be presented by administrators Thursday to city commissioners, would keep the concrete, waterfront stadium and the surrounding campus under…

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FOUR companies have been short-listed to operate the new $1 billion Perth Stadium at Burswood. AEG Ogden, Nationwide Venue Management, Perth Stadium Management and Stadium Australia Operations have been short-listed. Perth Stadium Management is a division of the West Australian Football Commission, which partners with catering company Delaware North, concert…

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The proposed CSU on-campus stadium is expected to take 22 months to build, barring significant weather delays, said Icon Venue Group, hired by the university to oversee construction. Below is a timeline of expected events, provided with help from Icon and CSU. Ready to build Financing has been approved and…

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Deron Cherry recalled coming to Kansas City in 1981 after being signed by the Chiefs as a free agent punter out of Rutgers University. Cherry didn't make the squad as a punter but, not wanting to give up on his NFL dream, he called Coach Marv Levy and asked to…

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The Caloocan City government is accepting bids for a P300-million brand new sports complex which will rise in Barangay 171, Bagumbong. The 1.7-hectare facility will have the following features: A covered arena with a seating capacity of 3,000, a swimming pool, tennis courts, a jogging path, gazebos, a leisure park…