Tag: Coliseum Summit


NBA-Microsoft pact to perk up fans

NBA and Microsoft

The National Basketball Association (NBA) has entered into a multi-year partnership with US technology giant Microsoft. The league says the pact will “redefine” the fan experience, both in-arena and at home. The technology giant will provide the basketball league with Azure cloud services and... » Read more


Work on at ‘The Dons’ new residence

AFC Wimbledon update April 2020

Work continues to be on at the Plough Lane Stadium site – all set to be the future home of AFC Wimbledon later this year. The progress is good with the pitch continuing to be laid, the roof is on (apart from a couple of final panels) and the ground floor has now been cladded. New Plough Lane is a... » Read more


MCC plans facelift of two stands at Lord’s

Lord's Cricket Ground update

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has submitted a planning application for the redevelopment of Compton and Edrich Stands at Lord’s to Westminster City Council, according to the Lords’ official website. The architects for the project, the two-time Stirling Prize winners, WilkinsonEyre, will design... » Read more


Abu Dhabi inaugurates Warner Bros World at Yas Isl

Warner Bros. World - Abu Dhabi

The United Arab Emirates (UAE), which in recent times has emerged as the entertainment hub of the Middle East, now has a swanky new attraction in its capital: Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi, local media reported. Two of the top UAE leaders – Vice President and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin... » Read more


UnitedBid wins race to host 2026 World Cup

UnitedBid to host 2026 FIFA World Cup™

The joint UnitedBid 2026 by the US, Mexico and Canada was declared winner of the bid to host the 2026 World Cup on Wednesday, receiving 134 of the 203 votes to defeat the underdogs Morocco which polled 65 in the ballot at a FIFA Congress held in Moscow on the eve of this year’s World Cup. The... » Read more


MCC announces £50m redevelopment of Lord’s

Lord’s Cricket Ground

The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) announced its plans for a massive £50 million facelift of Lord’s Cricket Ground, unveiling venue designs for its new Compton and Edrich stands. This is part of MCC’s plans to redevelop the iconic cricket ground completely by 2032. According to a statement... » Read more


China reveals plans for Beijing 2022 venues

Beijing 2022 venues

Beijing’s construction regulatory body released overall plans and deadlines of all venues related to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, laying the foundation for Olympic projects to advance, Beijing-based China Daily newspaper reported. Although all winter sports action has ceased in Beijing,... » Read more


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