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September 05, 1994 |
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Time Inc. publisher Henry Luce created Sports Illustrated (SI) to be the first weekly printed national magazine focused on live sporting events, with the first issue hitting newsstands on Aug. 16, 1954.
True or false: 40 cars race in the Indianapolis 500
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.
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.
Prior to joining Nashville, Trotz played junior hockey in the Western Hockey League.
The more than 67,000 fans who attended the game were also treated to pop concerts, parachutists and fireworks at the event.
All grand slams were recorded in the final four innings of the game, bringing the Yankees from a six-run deficit to a lead the A’s couldn’t overcome.
True or false: Each colour of the Olympic rings represents a particular continent
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: The Houston Oilers became the first football team to play on artificial turf
How Vonetta Flowers did make history at the 2002 Winter Olympics?
First foul ball broke her nose, second hit her in the knee.
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