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A Russian businessman was so disappointed with the sporting facilities when he moved to Christchurch, he has decided to do something about it. He has put $8 million of his own money into the first stage of what he hopes will be a world-class sporting facility, opened today by the…

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Alumni and fans of Purdue are getting a chance to give input on a huge project at Ross-Ade Stadium. Head football coach, Darrell Hazell, and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Morgan Burke, have outlined a five-point plan for the Boilermaker football program. The five points include roster development, recruiting, fan engagement,…

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Joe Davis Stadium was once considered the gem of the Southern League. But it will soon be a memory. The 30-year-old ballpark should be demolished in late 2015. The Huntsville Stars, now the Biloxi Shuckers, moved to Biloxi in 2015. However, the new stadium is still under construction and may…

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Gensler, the global design firm, was selected by Texas Tech University as the designer and architect of the Sports Performance Facility and Jones Stadium South End Zone Project. The Sports Performance Facility will contain a world-class, 200-meter, banked track and an artificial turf field which will be used by the…

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Officials from the United States Tennis Association talked about 5,000 tons of steel, 1,700 structural beams, 115,000 three-pound bolts and three massive cranes Wednesday. Those numbers are close to adding up to one roof on Arthur Ashe Stadium. On Wednesday, the last piece of steel was placed in the superstructure…

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Residents of Mandan have voted to increase taxes to fund a $22 million sports complex. Unofficial results from Tuesday's election show the measure passing with about 56 percent approval. About 2,800 people voted. The three-fourths percent sales tax will fund a project that will include a two-rink hockey arena, gymnastics…

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Boston College High School and the University of Massachusetts-Boston will hold a ceremony to break ground on a shared community baseball complex Thursday afternoon at BC High. The complex, which will include a Fenway Park replica, will be named J. Donald Monan, SJ Park after the chancellor of Boston College,…

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District of Columbia officials say they've finalized a deal to build a soccer stadium for D.C. United. Monday's announcement follows a report last week in The Washington Post that the Major League Soccer franchise was looking at potential sites in northern Virginia. The soccer-only stadium will be located on Buzzard…

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Japan's sports minister promised on Tuesday that Tokyo's new National Stadium, the centrepiece of the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, will be completed on time and blamed a "lack of clear responsibility" for the structure's raft of woes. The new National Stadium has been hit by numerous problems, including skyrocketing costs…

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The opening of a new school building wasn’t the only renovation that occurred at Eisenhower High School this past school year. The other big change was the completion and opening this spring of the redone Zaepfel Stadium. Although the old high school was torn down and the new one was…