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2014-09-03 00:22:05

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mixed martial arts (MMA) is the fastest-growing sport in the world, and with so many young men and women training every day, World Series of Fighting officials will look to tap into that pool of talent and provide a clear path to future stardom in the professional ranks of the sport when they launch the World Series of Fighting U.S. National Amateur Division in 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140903/142272 Winners of the World...

2014-07-09 23:09:38

Local nonprofit group, Razor Crusaders, will set a world record with their 380 mile "Ride for Diabetes" across the state of Utah. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 On July 10-12, members of the non-profit group, Razor Crusaders, will embark on a world-record, kick scooter ride for diabetes awareness. The Razor Crusaders’ “Ride for Diabetes” will start in St. George and will finish at Davis High School in Kaysville. The 24-member group will cover the 380 mile...

2008-08-21 15:01:06

The Waikato School Waterpolo Junior Championships got under way last week with Waikato Diocesan Sharks the biggest winner. The Sharks beat St Paul's Collegiate 10-1 at Waterworld as teams played their opening round of the competition. Fairfield College, Fraser High School, Hamilton Boys' High School and St John's College all had opening wins. Fairfield beat the Waikato Dio Dolphins 12-5, Fraser won their game against Sacred Heart College B 7-2, St John's beat the Sacred Heart A team 9-3 and...

2008-07-14 15:00:14

By WRIGHT, Don in Christchurch EXCEPTIONAL cup-class pacers Monkey King and Bailey's Dream have almost completed another two weeks of jogging with their South Auckland trainer Steven Reid after at least a month of similar exercise with South Island foreman Brendon Hill in North Canterbury. Reid, who has had them back at Pukekohe for 10 days, had originally intended to prepare both stars at Dancingonmoonlight Farm in the south but several factors combined for a policy change. "I have a...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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