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2014-07-14 08:23:32

LONDON, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sports Trading Club has done it again, proving they are the masters in assessing and trading sporting markets by reaping over $150 million in the World Cup. A month ago, on the eve of the World Cup the Sports Trading Club issued a press release published worldwide and announced that Germany would win the World Cup and had placed a $20 million wager at odds of 8.0. They also declared that Brazil would not win and laid them...

2014-07-14 04:21:02

New Instant Replay rule considered good for baseball NEW YORK, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The mid-point of the baseball season is now upon us as Major League Baseball pauses to celebrate their all stars. Those not playing in the All Star Game get a few days off to rest before the race to the end of the summer and post-season play begins in earnest. This means it is also time to see who America's Favorite Baseball Team is this year....

2014-07-13 23:03:53

The Paradise Warrior will bring UFC world champions and MMA legends to the San Jose convention Center this weekend allowing the fans of Mixed Martial Arts a chance of a lifetime to learn from the best in the fighting game the "secrets" which made them who they are. On Saturday and Sunday a mixed body of participants; males and females of all ages and families will come to learn from UFC world champion TJ Dillashaw, Jiu Jitsu legend and the new ultimate fighter coach, Fabricio...

2014-07-13 23:02:36

Charity Exhibition and Opportunity Meeting Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Max International has recently announced that NBA Hall of Famer, Chris Mullin, will be the featured guest at its Charity Exhibition and Opportunity Meeting on Saturday, July 26th in Puerto Rico. Attendees will learn about Max’s health products and distribution opportunities. Chris Mullin will participate in two exhibition basketball games and perform in a 3 point shoot-out. Max International,...

2014-07-13 23:00:50

Ticket Down announces that AS Roma and Real Madrid will tangle at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas in conjunction with the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup. This well known ticket exchange is offering their customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Ticket Down is a reliable source for AS Roma vs. Real Madrid Tickets. For the fifth straight year (and second under the current name), the Guinness International Champions Cup will be...

2014-07-13 23:00:43

Ticket Down announces that soccer powerhouses, Manchester United and AS Roma will tangle at the Mile High Stadium in Denver, Colorado in conjunction with the Guinness International Champions Cup. This well-known ticket exchange is offering their exclusive customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 Manchester United and AS Roma will compete in Denver in conjunction with the 2014 Guinness International Champions Cup. The 2014 ICC is...

2014-07-13 20:20:12

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The FIFA(TM) World Cup Final. This evening, the FIFA(TM) World Cup Trophy arrived on the pitch of the Maracana Stadium in Brazil protected by a specially commissioned Louis Vuitton trunk. It was escorted by two world-class celebrities: Carles Puyol, the 2010 FIFA World Cup Champion and Brazilian-born top model Gisele Buendchen, who wore a Louis Vuitton outfit from the 2015 Cruise Collection. To view the Multimedia News...

2014-07-13 00:20:04

NEWTON, Iowa, July 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Ryan Hunter-Reay scores his third win of 2014 in a 1-2 finish for Honda -- Josef Newgarden finishes second, equaling career-best finish -- Honda's sixth IndyCar Series race victory of 2014 Honda-powered Ryan Hunter-Reay became the first three-time winner of the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series Saturday night at Iowa Speedway, when his Andretti Autosport team made a bold call to give up track position and make a pit stop for fresh...

2014-07-12 23:00:35

Ticket Down announces that Brazil will face Colombia in a friendly exhibition match at Sun Life Stadium in Miami on September 5th. Ticket Down is also offering their exclusive customer appreciation promo code SOCCER-2014 for added savings. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 12, 2014 Fresh off their respective performances in the 2014 World Cup, Brazil and Colombia will meet on September 5th at Sun Life Stadium in an international friendly. The World Cup allowed the world to see some of the brightest...

2014-07-11 23:05:36

Shoulder instability is a common injury in football players but the rate of return to play has not been regularly determined following surgery. A new study, discussed at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s (AOSSM) Annual Meeting today details that return rates for NFL players is approximately 90 percent no matter what the stabilization procedure (open vs. arthroscopic). Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Shoulder instability is a common injury in football players but...


Latest Sports Reference Libraries

Agricultural Show
2013-08-21 06:49:05

An Agricultural Show is a public event and is synonymous with the term state and county fairs. Agricultural shows exhibit all things pertaining to agriculture including equipment, animals, sports, and recreation. Livestock entered into the show is judged for various merits with ribbons being awarded. Competitions are held as well as trading of equipment and breeding stock. Agricultural shows are an intricate part of life in small country towns or other farming communities. The shows can...

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...

European Free-tailed Bat, Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis
2013-06-18 12:46:10

The European free-tailed bat (Tadarida teniotis or Tadarida insignis) is a species of free-tailed bat that is native to many areas in the Old World. It was reportedly seen in Korea in 1931, but no other reports have been recorded since that year. The body length of this species reaches between 3.3 inches and 3.7 inches, with a wing length of up to 2.5 inches. The European free-tailed bat appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern.” Image Caption: European...

Big-eared Woolly Bat, Chrotopterus auritus
2012-07-17 11:09:49

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus. It is native to South and Central America, with a range that includes southern Brazil, Paraguay, and southern Mexico to Argentina. It prefers a habitat within subtropical forests, roosting in hollow logs and caves. The big-eared woolly bat is large, making it a rather slow flier. It will fly at altitudes of up to 6.5 feet. It...

Natterer's Bat, Myotis nattereri
2012-06-25 17:20:04

Natterer's bat (Myotis nattereri) is a small bat that is native to Europe. Typically, this bat bears brown fur on the back, wing, and leg membranes, with the wings appearing to be lighter in color. The underbelly is white in color. Its name is derived from Johann Natterer, an Austrian naturalist. As is typical with bats, Natterer’s bat uses echolocation to navigate and find food. The frequencies of its calls range between 23 and 115 kHz and can last up to 3.8 milliseconds. During the hot...

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Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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