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2014-08-19 08:26:37

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Street League Skateboarding (SLS) Super Crown World Championship is coming to Newark, and Cricket Wireless, the event's exclusive wireless partner, is kicking off the weekend with engaging activities in the New York City and Newark metropolitan areas to interact with and meet the face of street skateboarding Paul Rodriguez (P-Rod). Rodriguez is the latest Cricket brand ambassador and is on a mission to get fans excited about the best pro...

2014-08-13 04:21:41

LONDON, August 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrity Cage 4 All Challenge Coming Soon Renowned British actor and philanthropist, Colin Salmon (Die Another Day, Resident Evil), has been welcomed onto the board as Chairman of Cage 4 All [http://cage4all.co.uk ], a Community Interest Company, which promotes diversity through the sport Cage Cricket. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click:...

2014-08-07 23:09:50

California Academy is the only US cricketing academy worldwide, outside of UK, invited to this tournament. Cupertino, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 California Cricket Academy (CCA) announced today that it will be participating in the London Inter-counties Under-12 & Under-15 tournament 2014, to be held at Oundle School in Northamptonshire, UK. The Under-15 tournament will be held from July 29 to August 1st, 2014 while the Under-12 tournament will run from Aug 3 to 7th. CCA is the only...

2014-07-23 23:16:36

Hopper Foods LLC, which specializes in energy snacks made from nutritious insects, is launching a new Kickstarter campaign on July 23, 2014, for its latest range of health bars. Cricket flour is a sustainable source of complete, high quality protein with very low water and feed requirements. It is the future of food. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Hopper Foods LLC, which specializes in energy snacks made from nutritious insects, is launching a new Kickstarter campaign on July 23,...

2014-07-22 16:24:41

LOS ANGELES, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Street League Skateboarding (SLS) tour is coming to Los Angeles, and Cricket Wireless, the event's exclusive wireless partner, is kicking off the weekend with engaging activities in the city to interact and meet the face of street skateboarding Paul Rodriguez (P-Rod). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140604/94414 Rodriguez is the latest Cricket brand ambassador and is on a mission to get fans excited about the best pro street...

2014-07-15 04:21:29

- Leading US-based entrepreneurs to bring business expertise and passion for cricket to reigning CPL champs DALLAS, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a thrilling opening weekend for the Limacol Caribbean Premier League 2014, Chalak Mitra Group (CMG) has been announced as the new franchise owners of reigning Limacol CPL champions, the Jamaica Tallawahs. CMG was founded by seven best friends, who are dynamic entrepreneurs from India that are passionate about cricket. The group,...

2014-07-08 08:24:45

TORONTO, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Premier League T20 has secured financing for the construction of a 35,000-seat world-class covered stadium for international cricket. Designed by WSP Canada/Architecture 49, the stadium will be the first purposed-built covered cricket facility in the world with a natural grass surface and a fixed roof that will allow for maximum sun exposure. "This is an exciting step forward for our organization," said Toronto entrepreneur Roy Singh, CEO...

2014-06-24 08:36:26

CHICAGO, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The Street League Skateboarding (SLS) tour is coming to Chicago, and Cricket Wireless, the event's exclusive wireless sponsor, is kicking off the festivities with engaging activities in the city to interact and meet the face of street skateboarding Paul Rodriguez (P-Rod). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140604/94414 Rodriguez is the latest Cricket brand ambassador and is on a mission to get Chicagoans pumped up for the competition. Cricket...

2014-06-20 08:21:35

P-Rod named newest Cricket Wireless brand ambassador in advance of Go Skateboarding Day CHICAGO, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cricket Wireless announces it's the exclusive wireless partner of the 2014 Street League Skateboarding season (SLS), the most prestigious professional competitive series bringing the sport's best street skateboarding to a worldwide fan base. The 2014 SLS season includes nationwide stops and a live telecast on FOX Sports 1. Cricket Wireless encourages...

2014-06-18 23:04:47

Australian-born Haysman played professionally in three continents and now is a Globally Respected Cricket Broadcaster. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 ONE World Sports, America’s Network for Global Sports, today announced that former Australian star batsman and current internationally renowned broadcaster Mike Haysman will join the network for its exclusive U.S. television coverage of the England national cricket team. Haysman’s deep expertise is founded on a 30+ year involvement...


Latest Cricket Reference Libraries

Southern Cricket Frog, Acris gryllus
2013-07-26 13:49:45

The Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus) is a small Hylid frog that is native to the Southeastern United States. It's very similar in appearance and habits to the Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans, and was previously conspecific. The scientific name Acris is from the Greek word for locust, and the species name gryllus is Latin for cricket. The Southern Cricket Frog is approximately 0.75 to 1.5 inches. It has a pointed snout. The hind leg is more than half of the body length when...

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2005-09-07 18:59:19

Katydid is the common name of insects belonging to the grasshopper family Tettigoniidae, which contains over 6,800 species. Katydid are also known as "long horned grasshoppers" and "bush crickets." The term "katydid" is used mainly in the U.S., Canada, and Australia. The name "katydid" comes from the sound produced by species of the N. American genus Pterophylla (literally "winged leaf"). The males of katydids have sound-producing (stridulating) organs located on their front wings which in...

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2005-08-25 11:12:07

The Jerusalem cricket (Stenopelmatus) is a genus of large, flightless insects native to western United States, along the Pacific Coast, and south into Mexico. Because of its large, human-like head, it is commonly called the nino de la tierra (Spanish for "child of the earth"), or wó see ts'inii (Navajo for "skull insect"). It is also often called the potato bug, or alternatively the old bald-headed man. Despite their name, Jerusalem crickets are not true crickets. Also, Potato bugs are...

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2005-08-25 09:40:19

The Orthoptera are an order of insects with incomplete metamorphosis, including the grasshoppers, crickets, locusts, and katydids. Many insects in this order produce sound (known as stridulation) by rubbing their wings against each other or their legs, the wings or legs containing rows of corrugated bumps. Their ears, located in the front legs, are interconnected in such a way that they are able to locate each other by sound. Characteristics Orthopterans have two pairs of wings - the...

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Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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