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September 03, 1995 |
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True or false: The Houston Oilers became the first football team to play on artificial turf
True or false: 40 cars race in the Indianapolis 500
The more than 67,000 fans who attended the game were also treated to pop concerts, parachutists and fireworks at the event.
Lewis got halfway there on Aug. 6, 1984, by winning gold in the men’s long jump event.
Mays’ other career milestones include being named National League Rookie of the Year in 1951 and winning 12 Rawlings Gold Glove Awards as an outfielder — tied for most all-time with the Pittsburgh Pirates’ Roberto Clemente.
True or false: Gabrielle Reece was the first female athlete to design a shoe for Nike
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Major League Baseball suspended New York Yankees All-Star infielder Alex Rodriguez for 211 games on Aug. 5, 2013, citing his “use and possession of numerous forms of prohibited, performance-enhancing substances” over many years as the reason.
Can you name all 5 events in the Modern Olympic Pentathon?
Márta Károlyi, the U.S. team coordinator, questioned the age of some of China’s athletes, while the media reported online records showing two of the Chinese gymnasts were younger than the 16-year-old age requirement necessary to compete.
While NFL highlights were shown on television in Great Britain starting in 1982, the game was the first chance fans of the league had to see the sport played on British soil.
First foul ball broke her nose, second hit her in the knee.
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