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2011-08-16 07:00:00

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Makita U.S.A., Inc. and Sport Endeavors, Inc., better known as EUROSPORT/SOCCER.COM, have joined forces to present the "El Tricolor" contest on http://www.soccer.com/espanol. "El Tricolor" refers to the red, green and white of the Mexican flag and the colors worn by the Mexican National Soccer Team (FMF). Now "El Tri" is offering fans an opportunity to win replica apparel signed by some of Mexico's best and biggest players, Makita...

2011-07-15 09:53:00

LONDON, July 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SkySports are delighted to announce the launch of their new and improved Fantasy Football 2011 [http://fantasyfootball.skysports.com ] game. Having teamed up with GFM to create a brand new Fantasy Football game for the 2011/12 football season, the Sky Sports Fantasy Football game offers fans the chance to choose and manage their own "dream team" and to score points according to the real life performance of selected players. Completely...

2011-04-12 11:42:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DISH Network L.L.C., the leader in international programming in the United States, today announced that it is the only television provider in the U.S. to broadcast the entire Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament, including playoffs and finals in high definition, for the next four seasons. In addition, DISH Network has signed agreements to launch the NEO Cricket channel and serve as the exclusive U.S. provider of the TEN Cricket...

2010-12-15 10:09:00

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sports Endeavors Inc. -- better known as Eurosport/SOCCER.COM -- is sponsoring a sweepstakes giving one lucky soccer fan the chance to win a trip to London, England for the 2011 UEFA Champions League final at Wembley Stadium. This prize experience is provided courtesy of MasterCard Worldwide. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101215/CL17927LOGO ) "As a fan there's nothing better than winning a trip to see the Champions League...

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