• NBA great Stephen Curry gifts UFC Hall of Famer Khabib Nurmagomedov signed game jersey in Toronto
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    NBA great Stephen Curry gifts UFC Hall of Famer Khabib Nurmagomedov signed game jersey in Toronto

    Greatness recognizes greatness. While in Canada for appearances, UFC Hall of Famer Khabib Nurmagomedov took some time out of his schedule to take in an NBA game between the Golden State Warriors and the Toronto Raptors, and also meet one of the best shooters of all-time, Stephen Curry. “It’s different expereince to watch live one of the best NBA player in the world,” Nurmagomedov tweeted along with a picture of Curry on the court mid-game. On the second night of back-to-back games on a road trip which included Curry’s first game in Canada since 2019, the Warriors picked up their eighth straight away victory. In typical Curry fashion, he made…

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  • How did the fight game engage with the Superbowl last weekend?  – Ash Sports Media
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    How did the fight game engage with the Superbowl last weekend?  – Ash Sports Media

    Back with another blog post, and I’m loving it! This weekend saw one of the biggest sporting events take place, the SuperbowLVIII! The San Francisco 49ers didn’t quite cut the Kansas City Chiefs, as the end result was 25-22 in favour of the Chiefs.  I won’t lie- I don’t know too much about American football. However, I completely understand the scale of the Superbowl from a marketing perspective. Therefore, I’ve written this blog to do what I do best: support fighters, fight brands and promotions by getting their marketing strategies on point. Specifically, through this blog, I’ll be sharing transferable content marketing tactics that you can take away from other…

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  • Super Takeover: Teofimo Lopez Defeats Jamaine Ortiz By Decision
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    Super Takeover: Teofimo Lopez Defeats Jamaine Ortiz By Decision

    Super Takeover: Teofimo Lopez Defeats Jamaine Ortiz By Decision Keyshawn Davis Stops Jose Pedraza in Co-Feature (Courtesy: Mikey Williams/Top Rank) LAS VEGAS (Feb. 8, 2024) — Teofimo Lopez (20-1, 13 KOs) defended his WBO and Ring Magazine junior welterweight world titles with a unanimous decision win over Jamaine Ortiz (17-2-1, 8 KOs) Thursday evening at Michelob ULTRA Arena at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Lopez was the aggressor, while Ortiz employed a cautious strategy that resulted in exchanges that were few and far between. Ortiz, who normally fights from an orthodox stance, boxed from the outside as a southpaw, using footwork and jabs to set up quick…

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  • Week 22 – West Ham vs Bournemouth – Sport Grill
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    Week 22 – West Ham vs Bournemouth – Sport Grill

    West Ham entertain Bournemouth at the London Stadium as both teams chase an European qualification spot.  Victory would see West Ham stay sixth in the table, whilst Bournemouth can move back up into 12th position with a win.   Team News (Image credit: West Ham United FC) Kalvin Phillips could make his debut for West Ham following his loan switch from Manchester City. Edson Alvarez (calf) and Michail Antonio (knee) could return but Vladimir Coufal is suspended after he was red carded in their 2-2 draw at Sheffield United. Lucas Paqueta (calf) and Nayef Aguerd (international duty) remain sidelined. Bournemouth will be without defender, James Hill after he suffered an…

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  • Edinburgh Leisure addresses misleading media reports around closures
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    Edinburgh Leisure addresses misleading media reports around closures

    By Kath Hudson    16 Jan 2024 Edinburgh Leisure says it is not planning to close venues, in response to media reports CEO, June Peebles, is committed to maintaining provision, despite financial challenges The public sector operator is currently forecasting a budget deficit of £3.6m for 2024/25 Talks are underway with City of Edinburgh Council around budgets Edinburgh Leisure is not considering facility closures, despite a number of stories circulating in local media alleging venues could be closed to balance the books. June Peebles, CEO of Edinburgh Leisure, told HCM that details included in an internal report were leaked to local media last week and then taken out of context.…

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  • 8 Reactions to the Vikings’ Season-Ending Loss at Detroit
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    8 Reactions to the Vikings’ Season-Ending Loss at Detroit

    Jan 7, 2024; Detroit, Michigan, USA; Minnesota Vikings head coach Kevin O’Connell on the sidelines against the Detroit Lions in the second quarter at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Lon Horwedel-USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Vikings’ 2023 season has officially come to an end. At 7-9, the Vikings needed plenty of help across the NFC in order to make the playoffs, but first and foremost, they had to defeat the Detroit Lions in order for the playoffs to be a possibility. They were unable to get that done, losing by a score of 30-20 in the final weekend of the regular season. As Minnesota finishes the year with a 7-10 record,…

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