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The long-awaited Rwf950.2 million state-of-the-art international cricket stadium being constructed in Gahanga Sector, Kicukiro District will be inaugurated in October this year, according to officials. The construction of Rwanda’s first ever cricket stadium started in April 2015 after the Rwanda Cricket Stadium Foundation (RCSF) received a lease certificate for a…

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Sports Field Holdings, Inc.  through its wholly owned subsidiary FIRSTFORM Inc.announced it has completed the design phase of the new Viking Student Center and has begun construction of the new building. St. Joseph By-the-Sea High School is taking another step to reinforce their standing as a premier provider of top…

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Officials of ABS-CBN Sports and Sports Vision formally inked a new partnership deal for the Premier Volleyball League Wednesday at the ELJ Communications Center at ABS-CBN headquarters in Quezon City. The PVL will have the same intense and exciting volleyball action starting with the Reinforced Conference for both the men’s…

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The Fayetteville City Council gave final approval Monday night to two complicated deals that officials say will allow construction of a downtown baseball stadium. The council adopted a master development agreement with investors of the Durham-based Prince Charles Holdings LLC that includes a land swap and sale of the Festival…

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The patched gulleys made it plain – the subsurface of Bowdoin College’s outdoor track was failing. A new track at Whittier Field, home to Bowdoin football since 1896, was needed. “The subsurface of the track was installed in 1970 and it had been resurfaced in 2005,” said Tim Ryan, Bowdoin’s…

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A delegation of Fifa officials, led by Head of Events Jamie Yarza, confirmed on Saturday that Mumbai’s DY Patil Stadium was ready to host matches of the Fifa U-17 World Cup which is set to take place in India later this year. Having previously visited New Delhi, Kochi and Goa,…

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Walmart has partnered with the Oak View Group, a sports entertainment facility promoter, to become the big box retailer of 21 arenas across the US. The agreement is for three-years and said to be worth $40m, according to the Sports Business Journal. This new partnership will be shaped around a…

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US Speedskating has selected the Pettit National Ice Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, as the site for the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Long Track Speedskating. The team trials will take place on January 2-7, 2018, and will determine the U.S. Olympic Long Track Speedskating Team. "We are thrilled to…

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A $4.58 million single-bid contract for soccer field synthetic turf drew criticism from four aldermen, a local resident and a St. Louis company at the O’Fallon City Council meeting Monday, March 20. Synthetic turf is being installed at seven soccer fields at the O’Fallon Family Sports Park as part of…

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Everton have taken significant steps towards building a new stadium on Liverpool’s waterfront after agreeing a deal for Bramley Moore dock and receiving backing from the city council to act as guarantors for the £300m-plus loans required. The arrangement to acquire land from Peel Holdings clears the first hurdle in…