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THE $1.6 billion overhaul of Sydney’s major sports stadiums could be the catalyst to attracting some of the world’s most popular sports to the Harbour City. American football and major league baseball games and English Premier League soccer will be targeted, plus more US college football. Sydney will also bid…

Russian stadium construction complete, ready for 2018 World Cup after almost a decade of delay

A Russian stadium that is due to host a 2018 World Cup semi-final match has been officially completed after many construction delays and corruption scandals. The St. Petersburg stadium, provisionally called the Zenit Arena, has taken almost a decade to build, prompting Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to publicly call it…

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Parsons Xtreme Golf (PXG) continues to expand its global footprint. The groundbreaking golf equipment company, founded by American entrepreneur Bob Parsons, today announced its fourth international distributor. The Treger Group will be PXG's official distribution partner for South Africa, a burgeoning golf destination. South Africa - home to more than…

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Ajman Cricket Council (ACC) has launched a five-month long cricket programme to ensure that cricketers in the UAE can get to play on turf wickets, which has opened the doors for B division and corporate teams to play on newly laid turf wickets. This council, with its recently completed Ajman…

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According to the information published today on the website of the Moscow Construction Complex, the project envisages construction of a loopholed gallery and facilities for field-and-track athletics. A new sports object is situated at the address of Volgogradsky prospect, building 46/15. Bidding applications can be submitted until the end of…

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The BCCI confirmed that the ICC has approved Greater Noida’s Shaheed Vijay Singh Pathik Cricket Stadium for staging international matches involving full members teams of the international body. “ICC had first inspected the venue in December 2015 and it was approved at that time for staging Associate Member matches only.…

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North Carolina’s Sports Construction Management’s $250,000 installation of new synthetic turf on the TVA Credit Union Ballpark infield should be finished in mid-January, well ahead of the Appalachian League champion Johnson City Cardinals’ June home opener. Sevierville-based Boyd Sports LLC assumed management of the Johnson City Cardinals in January of…

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Bundesliga club RB Leipzig have struck a deal with Michael Kölmel, the current owner of the Red Bull Arena, to buy the stadium for an undisclosed sum. RB's chairman Oliver Mintzlaff hailed the deal a "clear signal to our fans, the location and the city of Leipzig" at a press…

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The construction cost of the stadium in St, Petersburg, one of the 11 cities in Russia selected to host the matches of the 2018 FIFA World Cup, currently stands at $671 million (41 billion rubles), a senior official in charge of the global tournament's organization in Russia said "As far…

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Portland Mayor David Krebs can't wait to umpire Little League baseball in 2018. At the ground breaking for the city's new multiple-use sports complex in Municipal Park, the longtime umpire and former Little League board member said the youth of Portland deserve it. "It means everything to us. When it…