Seoul football center pitch for pitch prowess

South Korea National Football Center Seoul-

The Dutch architectural firm UNStudio, in concert with the Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam (Netherlands), designed the winning blueprint for the Korean National Football Center in Seoul. The design is a kind of eulogy to the sport and past and present of Korean football. Apart from football, the... » Read more


Cloud over ‘Rays’ future in ‘Sunshine City’

St. Petersburg Tropicana Field

The City of St. Petersburg in Florida, US, has put in a request for proposals (RFP) process for the Tropicana Field site, urging potential applications to be flexible as regards whether the land will ultimately house a Major League Baseball (MLB) stadium. Tropicana Field, also commonly known as... » Read more


Levante’s venue revamp work strides ahead

Levante Stadium update July 2020

Spanish football club Levante UD’s Phase 1 of stadium reconstruction is progressing at good pace even amid the coronavirus menace. They did not manage to start work on the development last year, but now progress is seen almost every day. Levante UD is a Spanish football club in Valencia, Spain.... » Read more


US Open golf tee-off sans spectators

US Open 2020 Golf without fans

The United States Golf Association (USGA) has decided that this year’s US Open will be held without spectators in the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic which is continuing to wreak havoc in the United States. The United States Golf Association is the United States’ national association of... » Read more


‘UFC events in Abu Dhabi a roaring success’

UFC Abu Dhabi August 2020

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Senior Vice-President David Shaw has termed the UFC’s inaugural Fight Island events in Abu Dhabi as “one of the most important moments in the promotion’s history”. The Ultimate Fighting Championship is an American mixed martial arts promotion company... » Read more


Andbox-Belong deal to pep up gaming scene

New York Esport venues

The ownership group behind New York Excelsior and New York Subliners – Andbox – has struck a deal with gaming venue operator Belong. Andbox is a fledgling esports organization which has been set up to represent New York City’s social gaming scene. ‘Belong’ is owned by Vindex which is the... » Read more


‘Island Games’ a closed-door affair

Canadian Premier League August 2020 update

The Canadian Premier League (CPL) has decided to stage a reduced 2020 season as a made-for-TV event at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island in Canada. All games will be held behind closed doors starting on August 13th and finishing in September. It has been officially named ‘Island Games’. The... » Read more


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