Category Archives: Sports

Flagship PBR Country Bar Latest Announcement for Texas Live!

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The Cordish Companies, Texas Rangers and Professional Bull Riders (PBR) today announced the flagship PBR country bar in the United States will open in Texas Live! in Arlington in 2018. The announcement was made at AT&T Stadium, where PBR’s Frontier Communications Iron Cowboy event will take place on Saturday for the eighth consecutive…

AT&T Stadium to Host 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup Knockout Round July 22

05 June 2011:  Fans during the CONCACAF Gold Cup soccer matches between Mexico versus El Salvador and Costa Rica versus Cuba at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.   The attendance was a sellout of  80,108.  Photo by James D. Smith

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) has announced that AT&T Stadium in Arlington will host a CONCACAF Gold Cup Knockout Round on July 22. Tickets will go on sale to the general public starting February 22. AT&T Stadium has hosted the confederation’s championship tournament in three previous…

Lockhart Smokehouse Announced for Texas Live! in Arlington

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Another exciting concept will debut at Texas Live! when the project opens in 2018. Texas barbecue icon Lockhart Smokehouse will join recently announced Rangers Republic, Live! Arena, Arlington Backyard, Guy Fieri, and Revolver Brewing within the $250 million world-class dining, entertainment and hospitality district.“We are so excited to announce such an iconic local brand for Texas Live!,” commented Texas Rangers Executive Vice President…

Arlington ISD’s National Signing Day Ceremony: Feb 1, 2017

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The Arlington ISD will hold its annual districtwide National Signing Day ceremony for students who have signed or will sign with a college athletic program at 8 a. m. Wednesday, Feb. 1 at the Professional Development Center, 1111 W. Arbrook Blvd. More than 60 students representing all six Arlington ISD high schools…

Texas Rangers to Retire Uniform Number of Ivan ‘Pudge’ Rodriguez

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The Texas Rangers recently announced that the club will hold a ceremony later this season to retire the uniform number 7 of catcher Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez. Rodriguez will become the third Ranger to have his uniform number retired by the club, joining Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan’s #34 in 1996…

January 2017 Student-Athlete of the Month: Mataio Irving

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Mataio Irving, senior for Sam Houston High School’s men’s basketball team, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for January 2017. Sam Houston head coach Brandon Keeling says Mataio brings passion, energy, intensity and leadership to the Texans basketball team.“He’s like having a second coach on…

More than 6,000 Attend 2017 Texas Rangers Fan Fest

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More than 6,000 baseball fans attended the 2017 Texas Rangers Fan Fest at Globe Life Park in Arlington last Saturday, where they were able to grab autographs, tour the ballpark and take photos with  current and former Rangers players. The 2017 Fan Fest Presented by AT&T also featured interactive question and answer…