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2014-07-17 16:23:44

Company to Discuss the Impact of Technology on the Fan Experience at SEAT 2014 SAN JOSE, Calif., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As the Official Wi-Fi Analytics Provider of the National Football League (NFL), Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR), is a proven leader in providing the world's leading sports franchises with visibility into network usage that can be utilized to better engage with fans. As expectations of 21(st) century's fans continue to evolve, fans have grown to expect a high...

2014-07-17 12:26:47

The Open Championship, July 17-20, 2014 at Royal Liverpool Golf Club TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether it is Tiger Woods's long awaited return to major championship golf this weekend, favorite Sergio Garcia's quest to lift the claret jug, or Phil Michelson's defense of his British Open title, this weekend at the grand Royal Liverpool Golf Club will be filled with fun and excitement. But no need to book an international flight to play the Open Championship at...

2014-07-17 12:25:45

DUSSELDORF, Germany, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In order to strengthen its brand awareness in Europe even further, Hisense has entered into a 3-year premium partnership with the German Bundesliga football club and Champions League participant, FC Schalke 04. The technology specialist will receive a strong presence on the LED advertising boards in the stadium, as well as on all TV interview background walls. Two of the players in FC Schalke 04, Benedikt Howedes and Julian Draxler...

2014-07-17 08:26:17

Fantasy Premier League Commissioner encourages fans to build their own EPL fantasy leagues for this 2014/15 season LONDON, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- While Germany still celebrates their glorious victory in the recently concluded FIFA World Cup 2014, FanXT, a fantasy sport company, announces the arrival of its commissioner platform for the upcoming Premier League 2014/15 season. Fantasy sport commissioner is something that the American fraternity of fantasy sport is very much...

2014-07-16 23:09:42

As the nation's lawyer to the pros, Darras discusses the details of the settlement and offers tips to players. Ontario, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 The second settlement offer put forth by the NFL recently received preliminary approval by a federal judge in Philadelphia. U.S. District Judge Anita Brody had previously rejected the first offer from the NFL six months ago. The NFL is now waiting to see how many players will pursue a claim in this class-action settlement. (Philly.com, Judge...

2014-07-16 23:02:20

Additional $4 million investment brings Series D total financing to $29 million Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Sport Ngin, developers of the NGIN platform that powers youth and amateur sports in North America, announced today that it has received strategic investment from Taylor Corporation and Univision totaling $4 million as part of its now completed Series D round of financing. This investment and subsequent business relationships will help strengthen Sport Ngin’s foothold in...

2014-07-16 23:01:44

Ticket Down announces that Brazil will tangle with Colombia in a friendly exhibition match at the Sun Life Stadium in Miami on Friday, September 5th. This well known ticket exchange advises that they are offering promo/coupon code SOCCER-2014 for additional savings off their already low ticket prices for this much anticipated event featuring two talented international soccer teams playing on United States soil. Miami, FL (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Ticket Down is a dependable source for cheap...

2014-07-16 23:00:59

Love him or hate him, Floyd Mayweather remains one of the most popular figures in all of professional sports. His upcoming fight against Marcos Maidana will take place at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas on September 13 and boxing fans can find tickets online at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 The undefeated Mayweather will be re-matching Maidana, a feisty Argentinian with a score to settle with the man they call “Money May.” Fists will be flying throughout an impressive...

2014-07-16 20:22:17

SAN FRANCISCO, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- It would take 10.5 million units of the first ever hard-drive and area in excess of 2200 football fields to store the data generated this World Cup. The FIFA World Cup has been as much an IT spectacle as a sports extravaganza, rocketing far past the Sochi Winter Olympics and Superbowls XLVIII, the other major sporting events this year. 12 world cup stadia spun a whopping 376 Billion social media posts worth in data. Photo -...

2014-07-16 16:22:40

TORONTO, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada has officially unveiled Special Olympics Team Canada's logo for the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, which will take place in Los Angeles, California from July 25 to August 2, 2015. The official 2015 World Games Team Canada logo was created by long-time Special Olympics Canada partner and supporter, GREY Canada, and reflects the determination and athletic spirit of Special Olympics Canada's athletes. The logo,...


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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