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Prague’s iconic stadium on its last legs

Czech Republic Strahov Stadium

The Great Strahov Stadium in the Strahov district of Prague, Czech Republic – once considered to be the largest football stadium of all times – is gradually becoming dilapidated. The facility which can sit 250,000 spectators was built for display of synchronized gymnastics on a massive... » Read more


‘The Spireites’ home venue gets a new name

Chesterfield FC stadium

Technique Stadium will be the new name of English National League Club Chesterfield FC’s home facility in UK. The decision has been taken following a five-year sponsorship deal struck with Technique Learning Solutions recently. Chesterfield FC announced the new name of their home arena on... » Read more


Suitors line up for Serie A broadcasting pie

Italy Serie A funding

CVC Capital Partners, Bain Capital, Advent International and now London-based private equity firm Cinven, the list of potential suitors for Serie A broadcasting pie is getting longer by the day. Private equity firm Cinven has emerged as the latest name interested to invest in Italian soccer’s... » Read more


COVID-19 robs sheen off Diamond League 2020

Diamond League Athletics

Tickets for the first official meeting of the 2020 season Diamond League elite athletics series in Monaco, scheduled for August 14, have gone on sale, the organizers said last Wednesday. Unlike previous years, the Diamond League 2020 will not be a structured series of events leading to a final. Due... » Read more


Pioneering plans unbolted for ‘The Halos’

Los Angeles Angels July 2020

The City of Anaheim in California, US, has unlocked wide-ranging plans to bring about a sea change in the area around Angel Stadium, home of the Los Angeles Angels Major League Baseball (MLB) team. It is being rewritten to make it a multifunctional space featuring parks, shops, residential spaces... » Read more


Huge turnout expected at Indy 500 in August

Indy 500 2020

This year’s Indianapolis 500 race on August 23 is expected to attract more than 100,000 spectators after officials confirmed details of the rescheduled iconic US motorsport event. It will be the 104th edition of the motorsport spectacle. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is an automobile racing... » Read more


Nassau Coliseum to shut shop; ‘Isles’ marooned

Nassau Coliseum July 2020

The National Hockey League’s (NHL’s) New York Islanders have been left high and dry and will have to find a new digs for themselves for the 2020-21 seasons following an announcement that the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum would be shuttered indefinitely in New York, US. The National Hockey... » Read more


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