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WTT Moves 2020 Season To W. Va., Matches On CBS, ESPN, Tennis Channel, WTT.com

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World TeamTennis announced it has committed to play the entirety of its 45th season at The Greenbrier “America’s Resort” in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. This will be the first major professional tennis league to resume operations since the worldwide outbreak of COVID-19. All told, the 2020 World TeamTennis season will showcase a ...

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ESPN Celebrates 25 Years of “This is SportsCenter” with Sunday Specials

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They have entertained and amused ESPN viewers for 25 years and along the way have created lasting memories for sports fans. ESPN will celebrate 25 years of iconic “This is SportsCenter” commercials with three programs airing Sunday, May 24, beginning at noon ET on ESPN. The shows will look back at ...

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Greg Norman Hosts Another Special Live Edition of His SiriusXM Show on May 26

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Following the success of his live call-in SiriusXM show last month, World Golf Hall of Fame member Greg Norman will host another live episode of Attack Life Radio this Tuesday, May 26 at 3:00 pm ET/noon PT. Norman and his co-host, Brian Katrek, will take calls from listeners across the ...

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Is ‘The Last Dance’ Just The Start For The All-Encompassing Storytelling Genre In Sports?

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This past weekend ESPN wrapped up The Last Dance with episodes 9 and 10 averaging 5.6 million viewers across ESPN and ESPN2. That was up 10% from the previous week with episode nine reeling in 5.9 million to rank as the third most-watched episode of the run. The original airings ...

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Ready® Accelerates National Distribution

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Ready® Nutrition (@ready_nutrition), one of the fastest growing sports nutrition companies in America, continues to rapidly expand its national distribution network with the announcement of product launches of its Ready Protein Water in select regional Walmart stores and the H-E-B grocery chain. Ready Protein Water is packaged in exclusive, single-flavor ...

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La Vida Baseball Launches Only Live Spanish Language Digital Baseball Show ‘Polvora, Voz Y Diamante’

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La Vida Baseball (@LaVidaBaseball), the nation’s leading multi-language Latino baseball lifestyle media company, today announced that they are expanding their coverage to include a weekly Spanish language offering. Polvora, Voz Y Diamanté which will run every Thursday at 1:00 PM and will be hosted by St Louis Cardinals Spanish Language ...

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EVERFI Launches EduCup Challenge for K-12 Students in U.S. and Canada with Six Major Sports Leagues

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EVERFI, Inc., the leading social impact education innovator, today announced that it is joining forces with six sports leagues to launch a first-of-its-kind education challenge for students who are homebound during the COVID-19 pandemic. Alongside Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, National Football League in partnership with United Way Worldwide, ...

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Trout, Jeter Lead The Way As TOPPS ‘Project 2020’ Surpasses 232,000 Cards Sold In First Seven Weeks

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As 20 commissioned popular artists across the world continue to re-imagine 20 iconic cards from the past 70 years in the Topps Company’s “Project 2020,” the first numbers are in, and with three Mike Trout cards and three of Derek Jeter among the top seven sellers, more than 232,000 cards ...

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NASCAR Racing Returns with Live Coverage on SiriusXM

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With the welcome return of NASCAR racing this weekend, SiriusXM will offer fans live coverage of the NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Xfinity Series races being run at Darlington Raceway. The SiriusXM NASCAR Radio channel will carry the live broadcast of the NASCAR Cup Series race this Sunday, May 17 ...

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Drone Racing League, NBC Sports Network and FanDuel Launch Virtual Drone Racing Series to Benefit Direct Relief

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The Drone Racing League (DRL), the world’s premier, professional circuit for drone racing, today announced that the first-ever fantasy virtual drone racing series, the 2020 FanDuel DRL SIM Racing Cup, will premiere on Saturday, May 16 at 2:30pm ET on NBCSN. The series will run for eight weekends on NBCSN ...

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