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How to win at Sumo wrestling

In the matter of Chiyonokuni vs Takanoyama on Day 7 of Hatsu Basho 2013, YouTube commenters note that the winning manoever, a Henka sidestep, is generally considered bad form, but in this case the larger wrestler had earlier disrespected the smaller one, so it's all cool.

The spank really makes it, doesn't it?

Here's another ...

Super Bowl LIII set streaming records, while TV viewership saw massive drop

Football fans didn’t tune into this year’s Super Bowl coverage on TV in as large numbers as in years past. According to Nielsen, the big game drew an average televised audience of around 98.2 million viewers. CBS, however, said the big game was watched across all platforms – including digital and streaming – by a ...

Usain Bolt tied the NFL’s fastest 40-yard dash and he was super chill about it

02.02.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Usain Bolt really just did that.  The retired Olympian tied the NFL's record for the fastest 40-yard dash, clocking in at 4.22 seconds, and he wasn't even wearing specialized running spikes. He did it in literal sweatpants and casual sneakers. ... ...

The Super Bowl gets voice-enabled

Amazon, Dish, Comcast and others are hoping to turn Super Bowl 2019 into a way to show off the potential for their voice technologies and TV integrations. The companies this week have been touting new features and a variety of voice commands that will allow viewers to get prepared for the big game, learn about ...

Minor League Baseball is swinging big and going weird with new team names

01.31.2019 · Posted in Marketing Articles, Technology Articles

In the late fall of 2018, one of the most viral sports stories was about a new Minor League Baseball (MILB) team in Madison, Alabama. The reason for all the hype wasn't their game so much as their name: the Rocket City Trash Pandas The name was unvei... ...

Watch: Inebriated gentleman and 2 cops fight and tumble down arena seats during sports game

An obnoxious gentleman at a Miami Heat game Wednesday who was shouting at people around him didn't take kindly to a couple of police officers coming around to see what the commotion was about.

According to NBC, they tried to talk to the 23-year-old man, who was "behaving in an aggressive manner," and noticed ...

Sapphire Ventures bets big on esports and entertainment with new $115M fund

Sapphire Ventures launches a dedicated sports and entertainment fund as investment in esports skyrockets. ...