XFL Names Eight Host Cities for First Season
8 days ago - By SportsTravel
The XFL , a new professional football league that will launch in 2020, has announced the eight cities that will host teams in its first season, as well as their venues. The league, formed by WWE founder Vince McMahon , will begin play in Dallas ; Houston ; Los Angeles ; New York ; St. Louis ; Seattle ; Tampa Bay ; and Washington, D.C. .
“There is a financial commitment for the long term for the XFL,” McMahon said at a press conference announcing the cities. “There is a clamoring for live sports events and entertainment events on networks like never before.”
The league, which has not yet...
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Amgen Tour of California Announces 13 Host Cities
9 days ago - By SportsTravel
The Amgen Tour of California has selected 13 host cities for the 14th edition of the professional cycling race through the state. The seven stages for the men's race will be held May 12-18, 2019, while the women's race will be contested May 16-18. Overall, the tour will cover more than 750 miles of roadways, highways and coastline.
The following stages will be held during the race:
Stage 1-Sacramento, May 12
Stage 2-Rancho Cordova to South Lake Tahoe, May 13
Stage 3-Stockton to Morgan Hill, May 14
Stage 4-WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca to Morro Bay, May 15
Stage 5-Pismo Beach to Ventura...
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