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Kentucky senior associate athletic director Russ Pear remains confident that Commonwealth Stadium will be ready for the Wildcats' Sept. 5 season opener despite being "stressed about things" because of this month's heavy rains. Many things have already been completed to Kentucky's home field that might have fans doing a double-take…

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Liverpool FC has confirmed plans to lift a 650 tonne roof truss over its iconic Anfield stadium on Thursday, subject to weather conditions. The 'lift' is part of ongoing construction work to redevelop the Main Stand and is scheduled to take several hours to complete. Anfield's Museum and Tour Centre,…

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Leading independent school Brighton College has unveiled ambitious plans for a new sports and science building. Architect OMA has drawn up the designs for the £40m three-storey building, boasting a basement swimming pool and roof-top running track. The college proposes to demolish an existing 1970s sports hall and classroom block…

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Plans for a $33 million multisport complex, rehabilitation and training center in Kings Park have crossed their final, big hurdle. Smithtown Town Board members, acting as the board of site plan review, voted July 14 unanimously, 5-0, to approve a site plan for the proposal by Prospect Sports Partners LLC,…

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Japan is on the hook to pay as much as $50 million for its scrapped Olympic stadium even though not a single brick has been laid, officials and media said Wednesday. The revelation came days after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the country was going "back to the drawing board"…

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The International Olympic Committee may well welcome Japan's decision to scrap and completely revise plans for its controversial National Stadium since the move will save money, the head of the Tokyo games organizing group said on Wednesday. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said last week that he had decided to…

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Japan will start construction of a new centrepiece stadium for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics next January or February, sports minister Mr Hakubun Shimomura said today (July 21). After crafting a new plan, including costs and functions needed, for the national stadium by this fall, Japan will choose a…

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U.S. Bank Stadium hit several milestones on Monday. The stadium is 65 percent complete, and it’s one year away from being totally done. In the morning, reporters got a closer look at the progress being made at the stadium, including the installation of the U.S. Bank Stadium sign. Each day,…

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Chesterfield’s loss is Belleville’s gain, as the developer of multi-sport complex opted to build on the Illinois side of the Mississippi River and not in west St. Louis County, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. Global Sports International’s 11-field complex will be part of a $50 million hotel and restaurant development…

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Duke's football stadium will be known as Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium after a $13 million gift to the athletic department. School president Richard H. Brodhead announced Friday that alumnus Steve Brooks and his wife, Eileen, had made the donation, with the board of trustees approving the recommendation of…