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The Arlington City Council unanimously approved a master agreement Tuesday that outlines a public-private partnership with the Texas Rangers for possible construction of a new retractable-roof ballpark and supporting development in the Entertainment District. With approval of the master agreement, the City of Arlington will begin the steps required to…

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A sports complex could start taking shape this fall at the former Montour Junction railroad yard if Allegheny County successfully negotiates a development and management agreement with the owner of the Pittsburgh Riverhounds. Redevelopment Authority of Allegheny County board members Friday authorized county officials to enter into an exclusive 120-day…

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Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) praised its patron Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for announcing that Swat Hockey Stadium will soon get a synthetic turf. “PHF is truly indebted to the Government of Pakistan for making sincere efforts for developing the physical infrastructure of hockey in Pakistan,” a PHF release said. “This…

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Duke is less than two years from its 27th varsity sport beginning competition, and Monday morning the University took a major step toward integrating softball into the campus community. The athletic department broke ground on its new softball facility behind Jack Katz field hockey stadium on East Campus. The new…

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The Texas Rangers made news last week by writing a new chapter in the book on how team owners can hit up taxpayers for new sports venues. Despite opening their current, retro-modern ballpark in 1994 – only five years before Safeco Field – the Rangers want a new $1 billion…

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West Ham are facing a logistical headache after qualifying for next season's UEFA Europa League. The Hammers' place in Europe was confirmed on Saturday following Manchester United's 2-1 FA Cup final victory over Crystal Palace. West Ham, who will play their football at the 60,000-seater Olympic Stadium next season, will…

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Pasco County is switching its sports tourism efforts from baseball diamonds to cheerleader pyramids and any other competitions that can fill a fieldhouse. Friday, the county issued a request for proposals from private companies to build and manage a multipurpose building of at least 85,000 square feet capable of playing…

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Sunflower seed shells litter the ground below the iconic green wooden seats at Duncan Park Stadium. Giant speaker horns once mounted above the stands rest on the stadium's old wooden bleachers. The nearly 90-year-old ballpark is the oldest in South Carolina and is one of the oldest wooden grandstand baseball…

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The Rangers appear destined for a new stadium. And sooner than you think. According to two major league sources, the Rangers and City of Arlington are about to announce plans for a new retractable-roof stadium that is expected to come on line earlier than the current lease expires following the…

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Most of Oxford’s Choccolocco Park won’t be ready for public use until the fall, city officials and contractors said this week, which means some events scheduled this summer at the sports complex’s ballfields may not happen. City officials’ estimates earlier this year put the park’s full completion date sometime in…