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More Business Evidence In Women’s Sports Growth? LPGA Places A Safe Bet With Genius Sports

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There is no doubt that the value and interest from a business standpoint in sports where women are the focus is growing. Women’s World Cup, the expansion of the WNBA and the coming Tokyo Olympics are just three top of mind spots, along with the continued vibrant businesses like golf ...

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2019 U.S. Open Championship Coverage, Live on SiriusXM

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SiriusXM will be the exclusive national radio broadcaster for the 119th U.S. Open Championship, offering listeners nationwide extensive coverage from Pebble Beach Golf Links in California. SiriusXM’s programming will feature 44 hours of live hole-by-hole coverage – more than ever before – across all four rounds of play – June 13th through the 16th – ...

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U.S. Open Golf Logo Ready For Fox Sports Audience

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The 119th U.S. Open Championship – to be held at iconic Pebble Beach this year – will mark the debut of a special-edition branding and merchandising logo developed by the Hooray Agency (formerly known as HyperDisk Marketing). “Having been awarded the U.S. Open Championship logo design contract in January 2015, ...

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GOLF.com Soars as Tiger Roars

Credit: Michael Stokes

Want additional proof that the “Tiger Boom” is real, and that the game of golf in general is on stable footing? Look no further than the surge of visits to GOLF.com, which had already been growing steadily in the first quarter of 2019, then simply exploded with a record-breaking traffic ...

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Study: McIlroy Most Engaging Golfer

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With Masters Week underway, opendorse – the leading athlete marketing platform that helps the biggest brands in sports share content on social – released its ranking of the Top 5 Most Engaging Players in Golf. Leading the way is Rory McIlroy, the betting favorite to win the 2019 Masters Tournament, ...

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Masters 2019, Live on SiriusXM

Jason Denaro

SiriusXM today announced its extensive audio coverage of the 2019 Masters Tournament at storied Augusta National Golf Club with live broadcasts of each day of Tournament play, exclusive shows hosted by past Masters champions and contenders, and historic audio from the Augusta National archives. Masters week on SiriusXM programming is available ...

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Action Images Adds PGA Tour, Two Others For Coverage

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Reuters today announced that its sports media agency Action Images has signed three new major sports partners. The PGA TOUR, Professional Squash Association and Lagardère Sports will begin using Action Images services to distribute sports highlights on the Reuters Connect Platform. Through Reuters Connect, the PGA TOUR will make available ...

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Lara Logan, Navy Vice Admiral David Buss To Play In SOF Support/Navy SEALs Benefit Golf

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Celebrities from sports, entertainment and the media, and a number of our nation’s most-prominent military figures, will join forces and lend their support for the Special Operations Forces (SOF) Support Foundation and the Navy SEALs at the 2019 Del Mar Country Club Golf Tournament and Dinner-Gala, set to be held ...

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FanBeat Tees Up With Callaway and GOLF Channel

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FanBeat, the live-action gaming platform that engages sports fans during breaks in the game, is rolling out its second season of Callaway’s $1 Million FanBeat Challenge, in partnership with Callaway and GOLF Channel. Aiming to enhance the viewing experience for consumers while driving brand awareness for its sponsors, the Challenge ...

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Hall of Famer Smoltz Adds American Century Championship To Golf Schedule, Airing On NBC

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John Smoltz, the Hall of Fame pitcher, TV analyst and celebrity golf standout, has committed to play in the 30th annual American Century Championship in Lake Tahoe, the tournament announced today.Best known for his career accomplishments with the Atlanta Braves, Smoltz, 51, won the celebrity division at the inaugural Diamond Resorts ...

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