Major Sports

Some articles on major sports, sport, major, sports:

Sports In Israel - Major Sports - Chess
... While chess, as an intellectual sport, has always been played in Israel, the arrival of large numbers of Jewish immigrants from the former Soviet Union in the 1990s ...
Bedford School - Colours
... There are three types of colours House, Sport (Minor and Major) and Headmaster's ... Minor Sports Colours - awarded for success in representing the school at a minor sport (i.e ... any sport other than one of the four major sports) by the master in charge of that sport ...
Frank Gotch - Legacy
... for wrestling many converts and brought the sport into such favor that it became as big in the promotorial field as boxing." As Mark Palmer pointed out ... Gotch was also a major sports superstar, often called the Hulk Hogan of his day, who lifted wrestling to new heights of popularity ... When he became world champion, there were not many sports competing with wrestling for public attention ...
Major Professional Sports Leagues In The United States And Canada - Traits of These Major Leagues - Television Exposure
... See also List of TV markets and major sports teams All of the top four major leagues have had television contracts with at least one of the original "big three" U.S ... networks' early years, indicative of the sports' widespread appeal since their inception, continuing today additionally with FOX ... last generation, fast-growing cable and satellite networks have taken a larger chunk of the major sports' pie ...
Canadian Provinces Without Major Sports Teams
... Despite the popularity of professional sports in Canada, there are five provinces that do not have major league sports teams when defined as Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National ... is represented in an additional province, leaving four provinces with no major professional sports franchises ... Saskatchewan is now the largest province in terms of population without a major sports team ...

Famous quotes containing the words sports and/or major:

    Guys do not have a genetic blueprint that allows them to understand or love sports.
    Lesley Visser, U.S. sports reporter and announcer. As quoted in Sports Illustrated, p. 82 (June 17, 1991)

    Seeing our common-sense conceptual framework for mental phenomena as a theory brings a simple and unifying organization to most of the major topics in the philosophy of mind.
    Paul M. Churchland (b. 1942)