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2014-09-10 23:10:11

Two Time World CrossFit Champion re-signs with Zamst, a High Performance Sports Bracing/Support Equipment Manufacturer. Irvine, CA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 ZAMST, a leader in high-performance sports protective equipment, announced today a renewal of the current endorsement deal with Annie Thorisdottir, a two time World CrossFit Champion and the only woman to win back to back titles in 2011 and 2012. “Annie is a world class athlete, and we are proud to have her continue her...

2014-09-10 23:02:52

A hole in one is a golfer's dream and this golfer has had seven. J. Ryder Group developed the first of its kind online hole in one prize package ordering and fulfillment system. Farmington, Michigan (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Making a hole in one is a golfer’s dream. For one golfer, Wendell Couch of Greensboro, GA, it’s been more than just a “stroke of luck”. Wendell Couch has always had a passion for the game. He spent more than 40 years in the golf business and currently...

2014-09-10 23:02:48

An appellate case in court this week brought by former NFL players over the use of their likenesses in a video game could make its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 An appellate case in court this week brought by former NFL players over the use of their likenesses in a video game could make its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. That’s according to William Ford, a professor who teaches intellectual property law at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. On Sept....

2014-09-10 23:00:56

John McEnroe, former number 1 World ranked tennis professional, recommended removing all officials and line judges from professional tennis games. Since his statement in June 2014, competitive and recreational players are downloading iKnowTennis! mobile app, originally developed to assist new tennis officials to learn comprehensive rules of the game. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 What if the tennis ball hits a tree branch? Do you win the point? What if the ball is discovered to...

2014-09-10 16:24:55

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Azubu is proud to announce an unprecedented landmark partnership with fourteen of the world's best League of Legends teams, all under the banner of the Korean eSports Association (KeSPA). Beginning September 16, the world's best League of Legends players will begin broadcasting exclusively on Azubu, delivering more than 2,000 hours per month of live streaming entertainment. Special care has been taken to ensure that the players' practice hours and...

2014-09-10 16:24:27

Company to give three dream vacations away throughout the fall MARYVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In the spirit of fall's football season, Clayton Homes, America's largest homebuilder*, is launching a nationwide sweepstakes that will give participants the chance to win one of three dream vacations, including a trip to the pro football championship game. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2014-09-10 08:39:13

Limited time promotion for new Cricket customers nationwide ATLANTA, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the popular $100 switcher credit* for T-Mobile and MetroPCS customers currently underway, Cricket continues to deliver one of the best values in prepaid wireless, now for a limited time with increased amounts of high-speed data** on Cricket's three most popular plans. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140604/94414 Existing customers on the GSM network don't have to do a...

2014-09-10 08:28:09

Play for Free or Buy All Content for a Low, One-Time Price AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Indie developer Wyrmbyte today announced that it has changed the business model for its free-to-play MOBA, Dragons & Titans, by removing all microtransactions in the game, so that the game is truly skill-based and can not be confused as pay-to-win. This announcement comes hot on the heels of several huge game improvements that were implemented recently including a more user...

2014-09-10 08:27:25

Dew Tour Making its Premiere Stop in Brooklyn BURR RIDGE, Ill., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC Sports Group continues the 10(th) Anniversary season of the Dew Tour with the Toyota City Championships in Brooklyn, N.Y. on September 20 - 21. With many of the world's best athletes in BMX and skateboarding confirmed for the third stop of the 2014 Dew Tour schedule, the Toyota City Championships will make its premiere stop in Brooklyn....

2014-09-10 08:20:34

Kia and Ford Battle for Pirelli World Challenge Grand Touring Sport (GTS) Manufacturer Title While Optima Pilot Mark Wilkins Leads Driver Championship With Two Races To Go IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After 14 races, 13 podiums and five race wins, Kia Racing is within sight of two Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) championships as the series wraps up the 2014 season with one final doubleheader at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, this weekend. The Grand...


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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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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