Jan.25

Jan.25

Inside:Schweinsteiger erzielt Tor des Monats

Herzlichen Glückwunsch, Bastian Schweinsteiger! Der Vize-Kapitän des FC Bayern hat das Tor des Monats Dezember geschossen. Sein genialer Freistoß-Treffer beim 2:1-Auswärtssieg in Mainz am 17. Spieltag überzeugte die Zuschauer der ARD Sportschau. Schweinsteigers Treffer erhielt über 34 Prozent der Stimmen. …

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Jan.24

Weather improves for Open Trials Day 2

; The Charleston Battery’s January Open Trials came to a conclusion with two lengthy 11-v-11 scrimmages on Saturday morning. Several trialists stood out, but current and former Battery players turned in some of the best performances

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Jan.24

Jan.24

Inside:FCB-Profis besuchen die Fanclubs

Für einige Fans des FC Bayern ging am Samstagnachmittag ein großer Wunsch in Erfüllung: Einmal ihren Star hautnah erleben! Direkt nach dem Training setzten sich Spieler, Trainer Pep Guardiola sowie die beiden Vorstände Karl-Heinz Rummenigge und Matthias Sammer in ihre Dienstwägen, um einigen ausgewählten Fanclubs den mittlerweile schon traditionellen Besuch abzustatten

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Jan.24

Is There a Secret Scientific Method to Win at Winter X Games?

With the Winter X Games in Aspen, Colorado upon us, action sports and its proclivity as an early adopter to technology takes precedence in various ways, even drones hovering above it all. Whether it’s analytics or the plethora of hi-tech equipment, there’s an increasing visibility of these extreme sports athletes being receptive to new breakthroughs. …

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Jan.24

Big payday for Cambridge United

Cambridge United could look forward to a big boost to their revenues even if they had lost last night’s FA Cup game against Manchester United. Fans who wanted a ticket in the just under 8,000 capacity stadium were obliged to buy a half year season ticket if they were not already season ticket holders. Related Clubs: Cambridge United Football Club Ltd. Manchester United FC Ltd read more

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Jan.24

Players face big tax demands

More than 100 football players are facing big tax demands from HM Revenue and Customs to pay back tax reliefs which the tax authorities claim constituted a form of tax avoidance. Not all the players were big earners and some face bankruptcy or losing their homes. read more

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Jan.23

Jan.23

Jan.23

Diamond Kinetics and SportsBoard’s Partnership Is Swinging for the Fences

Diamond Kinetics and SportsBoard have partnered to provide comprehensive data evaluations for baseball, softball, golf, and tennis players. SportsBoard began as an app created for iPad and iPhone that provides player assessments in various sports, including basketball, baseball, and lacrosse. Diamond Kinetics uses their SwingTracker technology that combines sensors, algorithms, and video to measure 15 different aspects of a swing, 11 of which are more granular metrics for the four summary components: Speed, Power, Quickness, and Control. Together, Diamond Kinetics and SportsBoard intend to revolutionize the evaluation process for coaches by taking information gathered by the SwingTracker and streaming it to SportsBoard to produce an “Excel-like format” for each player in categories of batted balls, pop times, and pitching and throwing speeds. “Never before has it been so easy to gather, assemble, analyze, and distribute swing metrics with other measurable skills results like batted ball exit speed, overhand throw speed, etc,” said Gregg Jacobs, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SportsBoard…

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Jan.23

Jan.23

Jan.23

2015 Open Trials begin

; This year’s Charleston Battery Open Trials began under overcast skies that soon gave way to drizzle Friday morning as 47 hopefuls joined 16 Battery players and non-trialists for two days of closely observed scrimmages. The players hoping to make their mark this weekend range in age from 18 to 37 and include prospects from the University of […]

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Jan.23