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2014-07-11 23:00:46

Ticket Down reports that there is strong demand for Germany vs. Argentina World Cup Finals tickets and Brazil vs. Netherlands 3rd Place World Cup Tickets. This popular ticket exchange is extending their customer appreciation discount World-Cup-2014 for added savings. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Ticket Down reports that tickets to the Argentina vs. Germany World Cup Finals and 3rd place World Cup Match between Brazil and Netherlands are in high demand. The 3rd place match will take place on...

2014-07-11 16:22:43

OTTAWA, July 11, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC) is thrilled to have won the 2014 Most Valuable Amateur Sport Property award at the Canadian Sponsorship Forum earlier today. The distinction marks the first time the CPC has won the prestigious award created in 2012 by Ipsos Reid and TrojanOne - and marks the rapidly growing awareness and value of the Paralympic brand in Canada. "With the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Games as a catalyst and continuing through...

2014-07-11 12:23:31

NEW YORK, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the FIFA World Cup 2014 draws to a close and football fans around the world are gearing up to watch the final game, McCann Truth Central releases the results of a global quantitative survey that reveals some unusual rituals that fans from 29 countries will be performing to bring their teams good luck this weekend. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140711/126325 Coming soon from McCann Truth Central a full-scale global study on The Truth...

2014-07-11 12:23:09

RIO DE JANEIRO, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's first entertainment centre dedicated to football will be built in Rio de Janeiro. It will be constructed in the form of a huge football and be in continuous motion, changing shape constantly. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7271551-dynamic-football-experience-first-rotating-entertainment-centre This spherical-shaped building will be 50 meters high with 9...

2014-07-11 08:22:55

Venuing Inc and 2Five Sports have forged a partnership to revolutionize the recruiting process for high school student athletes. NEW YORK, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- New York, July 10, 2014 - Venuing Inc. is proud to announce a partnership with 2Five Sports. Mark Collins (Founder & CEO and 2-time NYG Super Bowl Champion) started the company to provide high school student athletes with an online platform to showcase themselves, and their athletic talents, to collegiate...

2014-07-11 08:20:24

LONDON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Show organisers report 75% of visitors to Safety & Health Expo 2014 were a brand new audience delivered by the move to London, plus a 10% increase in senior management attending exhibition. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130723/629764-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140711/696892-b ) (Photo:...

2014-07-10 23:12:58

On Aug. 16 and 23, basketball players will test their skills against themselves and the best athletes in the 757. Newport News, Va. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Tidewater Performance, a division of Tidewater Physical Therapy, will join recruit757 next month to present the inaugural Basketball Showcase, a basketball skills event created to help high school seniors gain exposure to college coaches recruiting in the southeast Tidewater, VA region. A boys showcase event will take place on August 16...

2014-07-10 23:11:44

A total of 202 teams competed in the Qualifying rounds of the FIFA World Cup 2014, out of which 32 teams entered the Group Stage matches. A team of Jigsawites analyzed data from a total of 868 matches (Qualifying stage: 820 & Group Stage: 48) and came up with some interesting insights. (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 A team of students from Jigsaw Academy, a premier online analytics training institute recently completed an interesting analysis on the 202 teams that competed in the Qualifying...

2014-07-10 23:09:25

Yearly Event Adds Entertainment Options and More Outlandish Competitive Events Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 Atlanta Sport and Social Club (ASSC) today announces the return of Atlanta Field Day to the Historic Fourth Ward Park on July 19. In partnership with Creative Loafing and sponsored by Stivers Subaru of Decatur, Shock Top Brewing Co. and 92.9 The Game, the 2nd Annual Field Day will offer attendees ages 18 & over an all-day event comprised of a series of fun and outlandish...

2014-07-10 23:07:59

The common elbow surgery made famous by Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher, Tommy John, definitely does its job to return pitchers to the mound, but risks for having the surgery may be able to be recognized earlier in a player’s career, say researchers presenting their work at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s (AOSSM) Annual Meeting today. The study was the largest cohort of MLB pitchers, to date, that have undergone UCL reconstruction. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July...


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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