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Fans of both the USC Trojans and Los Angeles Rams football teams can relax and enjoy the upcoming season as major renovations to Coliseum when play is over. The new seating plan for USC football games when the Los Angeles Coliseum is renovated in 2019 is being unveiled to members…

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Qatar has launched the first 2022 Fifa World Cup stadium five years before tournament at an event attended by more than 40,000 people in Doha. The Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani officially cut the ribbon at the new Khalifa International Stadium in front of the sell-out crowd. The…

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The City of Round Rock on May 18 held a grand opening ceremony for the Round Rock Multipurpose Complex, a 60-acre, $27-million addition to Old Settlers Park. Featuring two championship fields and eight multipurpose fields, the Complex is expected to draw thousands of players and spectators annually for various types…

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The opening of the new joint Rams and Chargers stadium in Inglewood, Calif., has been delayed until 2020. Both clubs confirmed the one-year push back on Thursday, releasing statements that cited an unexpected amount of rainfall for a delay in construction. The new Los Angeles Stadium was set to open…

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David Beckham’s Miami negotiators unveiled an airy, open-roof stadium for Overtown Wednesday night, a retooled design that still sticks with the central premise that the 25,000-seat soccer venue doesn’t need parking facilities. “We’re going to be encouraging the use of Metromover, Metrorail, water taxis, ride-sharing,” said Spencer Crowley, a lawyer…

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Groundbreaking for the new GreenJackets stadium in North Augusta’s newly named Riverside Village at Hammonds Ferry will take place at noon May 25, according to a news release. “This day has been years in the making and (is) a special milestone to commemorate a new era of professional baseball and…

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Gwinnett County commissioners moved one step closer to their goal of someday redeveloping the old Olympic Tennis Center site near Stone Mountain by approving the facility’s demolition on Tuesday. The commission awarded a nearly $1.08 million contract to TOA LLC for the tearing down of the facility, which was built…

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Dunedin is set to get two artificial turf sports fields at Logan Park late this year or early next, after a proposal set to cost the city $1 million won unanimous approval yesterday. The move has delighted Football South, which had asked for the money to be provided urgently to…

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Vodafone has abandoned plans to sponsor the London Stadium in a £20m deal, dealing the latest blow to the venue’s troubled conversion to West Ham United’s home. The company was believed to be on the verge of a six-year deal to take on the naming rights, several years after the…

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The Raiders organization told the Las Vegas Review-Journal that it intends to hire the team of Mortenson Construction and McCarthy Building Companies to build the new 65,000-seat, $1.9 billion Las Vegas stadium. It is still finalizing contract details and said an official announcement will come soon.      McCarthy, based…