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Today the World Esports Association (WESA) announced its Board of Directors unanimously voted to appoint Ken Hershman as the organization's new Executive Chairman and Commissioner, effective immediately. Hershman will take the reins from Pietro Fringuelli, who served as Interim Commissioner since the introduction of WESA this past May. Hershman was…

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Last year the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners approved an $8.4 million contract for the redevelopment of South Gwinnett park. One of the big changes was the addition of a new synthetic turf field for football, soccer, and lacrosse. Multiplex, the company responsible for the redevelopment, chose GreenFields USA to…

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CCMP Capital Advisors, LP and Badger Sportswear today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which affiliates of CCMP will acquire a controlling interest in Badger, a leading family-owned manufacturer and supplier of high quality team uniforms, performance athletic wear and fanwear at value prices for youth…

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The Los Angeles Dodgers and R/GA Ventures are pleased to announce the five companies chosen for the second LA Dodgers Sports Accelerator. The program launches today in R/GA's LA office. The companies include new platforms for creating real-time data, video, and highlights for amateur and professional sports teams, community-based content…

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016
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NIKE, Inc. Today launched a significant update to its popular new Nike+ Run Club app, which gives athletes access to a new adaptive coaching feature, expert guidance from the world’s best athletes and coaches and unrivaled motivation and community – all designed to make running easier and a lot more…

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Continuing its relationship with FOX Sports, NextVR, the global leader in live virtual reality broadcast technology, will present the opening match of the 2016/2017 Bundesliga season in live virtual reality. Kicking off the start of one of Europe's leading football competitions on August 26, NextVR will broadcast Bayern München vs.…

Monday, Aug 22, 2016
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Following in the wheel tracks of James Hinchcliffe at Indianapolis and Carlos Munoz in Texas, Mikhail Aleshin claimed his first Verizon IndyCar Series pole Saturday at Pocono Raceway in qualifying for Sunday's ABC Supply Co. Inc. Pocono 500.  It is the third Indy car pole of 2016 for Honda, all…

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Video is the new content king, and OddsShark is ready to help you create, produce or enhance video content that accompany your articles for any sporting event. OddsShark's cutting edge facility is designed to provide the video and audio you need to make your content shine for any event on…

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Funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “Apollo”) and NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) today announced that Nike and affiliates of Apollo have entered into a strategic partnership regarding the apparel supply chain in the Americas. This innovative strategic partnership will increase regional manufacturing capabilities, enable…

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New Era, the official on-field cap of the National Football League and the Buffalo Bills, today announced that they have agreed to terms to the naming rights for the team's stadium, New Era Field, effective immediately. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. "To have the New Era name associated…