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See also: 2001 in sports, 2003 in sports and the list of years in sports. Auto Racing Stock car racing: Ward Burton wins the Daytona 500 NASCAR Championship - Tony Stewart Indy Racing League - Sam Hornish Jr. ... See also: 2002 in sports, other events of 2003, 2004 in sports and the list of years in sports. // Auto Racing Stock car racing: Michael Waltrip wins rain-shortened Daytona 500 Winston Cup Championship won by Matt Kenseth for Ford. ... See also: 2003 in sports, other events of 2004, 2005 in sports, list of years in sports. // Events On January 28, International Olympic Committee Vice-President Kim Un-yong is arrested on charges of corruption in Seoul. ... // Scheduled events March March 14: 68th annual NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship begins March 15–March 26: XVIII Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia March 20-March 26: World Figure Skating Championship in Calgary, Canada March 25-March 26: World Short Track Speed Skating Team Championship in Montreal, Canada... See also:2006 in sports, 2008 in sports, list of years in sports. Scheduled Events For scheduled events of football (soccer), see: 2007 in football (soccer) November 25 - 95th Grey Cup held at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada February 4 - Super Bowl XLI held at Dolphins Stadium in Miami... See also:2007 in sports, 2009 in sports, list of years in sports. Scheduled Events February 3 - Super Bowl XLII held at the new Arizona Cardinals stadium in Glendale, Arizona. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999 in the... The 21st century is the century that began on 1 January 2001 and will last to 31 December 2100. ... The 22nd century (Gregorian calendar) will comprise the years 2101-2200. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1971 to 1980, inclusive. ... MacGyver - 1980s hero The 1980s decade refers to the years from 1980 to 1989, inclusive. ... The 1990s decade refers to the years from 1990 to 1999, inclusive. ... The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ... The 2010s decade comprises the years from 2010 to 2019, inclusive. ... The decade as a whole This decade is expected to be called the twenty-twenties. The Roman decennia number is XX. 2020 - NASA expects to launch the Crew Exploration Vehicle to Mars in 2020. ... Millennia: 2nd millennium - 3rd millennium - 4th millennium Centuries: 20th century - 21st century - 22nd century Decades: 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s 2020s - 2030s - 2040s 2050s 2060s 2070s 2080s Years: 2030 2031 2032 2033 2034 2035 2036 2037 2038 2039 The decade as a whole This decade is expected to be called the... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2006 (MMVI) is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2007 (MMVII) will be a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2008 (MMVIII) will be a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Athletics

Typical outdoor red rubber track For the American League baseball team based in Oakland, California see Oakland Athletics. ... World Record Progression 100 m Men (1912-2005) with a logarithmic regression estimating: Time/100m = -0. ... Asafa Powell at the Athens Games 2004 Asafa Powell (born 11 November 1982) is a Jamaican sprinter and current joint 100 m world record holder (with Justin Gatlin). ... Athens (Greek: Αθήνα, Athína (IPA: )) is the capital of Greece and one of the most famous cities in the world, named after goddess Athena. ... Champions League Logo The UEFA Champions League is an annual international inter-club football competition between Europes most successful clubs, regarded as the most prestigious club trophy in the sport. ... June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... Helsinki Olympic Stadium at the opening day of the 2005 World Championships in Athletics. ... The IAAF Golden League is an annual series of athletics meetings organised by the International Association of Athletics Federations. ... The triple jump is an athletics (track and field) event, previously also known as hop, skip and jump, whose various names describe the actions a competitor takes. ... Tatyana Lebedeva (born July 21, 1976) is a Russian athlete. ... This article is about general United States currency. ... December 13 is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS; Tribunal Arbitral du Sport or TAS in French) is an arbitration body set up to settle disputes related to sports. ... Timothy Montgomery (born January 25, 1975) is a former American athlete and 100 m record holder. ... The Bay Area Laboratory Co-operative (BALCO) is a controversial sports nutrition center in Burlingame, California, USA. The company achieved infamy due to a long investigation in accusations that the lab provided anabolic steroids and other banned performance-enhancing drugs to athletes, many famous. ... Doping drugs on display at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland In sports, doping refers to the use of performance-enhancing drugs, such as anabolic steroids, particularly those that are forbidden by the organizations that regulate competitions. ...

Auto Racing

Auto racing (also known as automobile racing, autosport or motorsport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... A Renault truck during the 2004 Dakar The Paris Dakar Rally (or simply The Dakar) is an annual professional off-road race, currently sponsored by Total S.A. and organized by the Amaury Sport Organisation. ... Kronreif, Trunkenpolz, Mattighofen (KTM) is a Austrian motorcycle manufacturer. ... Stéphane Peterhansel (b 6 August 1965) is a rally racing driver from France. ... Mitsubishi Logo The Mitsubishi Group ), Mitsubishi Group of Companies, or Mitsubishi Companies, all refer to a large grouping of independently operated Japanese companies which share the Mitsubishi brand name. ... Kamaz (Камский автомобильный завод - Камаз / Kamskiy avtomobilny zavod - Kama Automobile Zavod - Kamaz) is a Russian truck manufacturer located in Naberezhnye Chelny, Tatarstan. ... Stephane Sarrazin driving a Subaru Impreza WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlos Sainz driving a Toyota Corolla WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally The World Rally Championship (WRC) is a rally racing series across the world (although the main focus is in Europe, due to the sports roots... The Monte Carlo Rally (officially Rallye Automobile Monte Carlo) is an automobile racing event organized each year by the Automobile Club de Monaco who also organize the F1 Grand Prix of Monaco and the Monaco Kart Cup. ... Sébastien Loeb (born February 26, 1974) is a French rally driver, winner of the World Rally Drivers Championship title in 2004 and 2005, and of a record ten World Rallies in 2005. ... Citroën is a French automobile manufacturer, started in 1919 by André Citroën, today part of PSA Peugeot Citroën. ... The Citroën Xsara is a compact automobile produced by French manufacturer Citroën since 1997. ... The Swedish Rally (now the Uddeholm Swedish Rally) is an automobile rally competition held in Värmland, Sweden in early February. ... Petter Solberg (born November 18, 1974 in Askim), from Spydeberg i Østfold, Norway, is a professional rally driver. ... Subaru Logo Subaru (In katakana: スバル), a Japanese car company, is a subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI). ... The Corona Rally Mexico is the third event on the World Rally Championship for 2005. ... Petter Solberg (born November 18, 1974 in Askim), from Spydeberg i Østfold, Norway, is a professional rally driver. ... Subaru Logo Subaru (In katakana: スバル), a Japanese car company, is a subsidiary of Fuji Heavy Industries (FHI). ... Sébastien Loeb (born February 26, 1974) is a French rally driver, winner of the World Rally Drivers Championship title in 2004 and 2005, and of a record ten World Rallies in 2005. ... Citroën is a French automobile manufacturer, started in 1919 by André Citroën, today part of PSA Peugeot Citroën. ... The Grand American Road Racing Association or Grand-Am is an auto racing sanctioning body that was established in 1999 to organize endurance road racing competitions in North America. ... The Rolex 24 at Daytona is an automotive endurance race held annually at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... Masimilano Angelelli is a race car driver born in Italy on the 15th of December 1966. ... Winner of the 1996 and 2005 Daytona 24 hour Sports Endurance race, Sports racer Wayne Taylor was born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa on 10 July 1956. ... Emmanuel Collard is a French racing driver. ... SunTrust Banks, Inc. ... This article concerns the automobile; for the Native American leader, see Chief Pontiac, for the city in Michigan, see Pontiac, Michigan. ... 1965 Riley 1. ... Porsche (), properly pronounced as a one syllable word. ... Masimilano Angelelli is a race car driver born in Italy on the 15th of December 1966. ... Winner of the 1996 and 2005 Daytona 24 hour Sports Endurance race, Sports racer Wayne Taylor was born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa on 10 July 1956. ... The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is the largest sanctioning body of motorsports in the United States. ... The 2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup season began on Saturday, February 12. ... 2005 in Nascar Busch Series // Hersheys TAKE 5 300 The Hersheys TAKE 5 300 was held February 19 at Daytona International Speedway Top Ten Results Tony Stewart Kevin Harvick Dale Earnhardt Jr. ... // Florida Dodge Dealers 250 The Florida Dodge Dealers 250 was held February 18 at Daytona International Speedway Top Ten Results Bobby Hamilton Jimmy Spencer Todd Bodine Ricky Craven Ted Musgrave Ken Weaver Brad Keselowski David Starr Wayne Edwards Johnny Benson American Racing Wheels 200 The American Racing Wheels 200 was... The Daytona 500 is a 200-lap, 500 mile (805 km) NASCAR Nextel Cup Series race held annually at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... Jeffrey Michael Gordon (born August 4, 1971 in Vallejo, California) currently lives in Charlotte, NC and is a four-time NASCAR Winston Cup (now NEXTEL Cup) Series champion and driver of the #24 Chevrolet Monte Carlo. ... This article is about the DuPont company. ... Chevrolet, or Chevy for short, is a brand of automobile, now a division of General Motors. ... The Coca-Cola 600 (formerly World 600) is a six hundred mile (966 km) stock car race held annually at Lowes Motor Speedway (formerly Charlotte Motor Speedway) in Charlotte, North Carolina on Memorial Day weekend. ... Jimmie Johnson Jimmie Johnson (born September 17, 1975 in El Cajon, California) is a NASCAR Nextel Cup race car driver who currently drives the #48 Lowes Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS owned by teammate Jeff Gordon and operated by Rick Hendricks Hendrick Motorsports. ... for a similarly named firm, see Loews Theatres Lowes (NYSE: LOW) is an American chain of home improvement and major appliance retail stores. ... Chevrolet, or Chevy for short, is a brand of automobile, now a division of General Motors. ... The Allstate 400 at The Brickyard is an annual 400 mile (644 km) NASCAR Nextel Cup points race held each August at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. ... Anthony Wayne Tony Stewart (born May 20, 1971), is an auto racing driver who has won championships in sprint cars, Indy cars, and stock cars. ... The Home Depot (NYSE: HD) is a home improvement retailer that aims for both the do-it-yourself consumer and the professional in home improvement construction. ... Chevrolet, or Chevy for short, is a brand of automobile, now a division of General Motors. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The NASCAR Championship is the championship held in NASCARs top stock car racing series. ... Anthony Wayne Tony Stewart (born May 20, 1971), is an auto racing driver who has won championships in sprint cars, Indy cars, and stock cars. ... International Race of Champions (IROC) is an auto racing competition, promoted as an equivalent of an All-Star Game or The Masters. ... Daytona International Speedway is a superspeedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... Mark Martin Mark Martin during qualifying of Pepsi 400 at Daytona. ... Texas Motor Speedway is a speedway located in Justin, Texas, which is within Denton County, Texas. ... Sebastien Bourdais is a racing driver born on February 28, 1979 in Le Mans, France. ... Richmond International Raceway (RIR) is a A 3/4 mile, D shaped, asphalt race track located outside Richmond, Virginia. ... Mark Martin Mark Martin during qualifying of Pepsi 400 at Daytona. ... Atlanta Motor Speedway is a superspeedway in Hampton, Georgia, USA, 20 miles (32 km) south of Atlanta. ... Martin Truex, Jr. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mark Martin Mark Martin during qualifying of Pepsi 400 at Daytona. ... This article or section seems not to be written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia entry. ... Formula One - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... 2005 Formula One season - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... The 2005 Australian Grand Prix was a Formula One race held at the Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit on March 6, 2005. ... Giancarlo Fisichella (born January 14, 1973 in Rome) is an Italian Formula One racing driver. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... Results from the 2005 Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix held at Sepang on March 20, 2005. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... The 2005 Bahrain Grand Prix was a Formula One race held from April 1 to April 3 2005 at Bahrain International Circuit. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... The 2005 San Marino Grand Prix was a Formula One race held from April 22 to April 24, 2005 at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... The 2005 Spanish Grand Prix was a Formula One race, held from May 6 to May 8, 2005, at Circuit de Catalunya. ... Räikkönen redirects here. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... The 2005 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on May 22, 2005 at the Circuit de Monaco. ... Räikkönen redirects here. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... The 2005 European Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on May 29, 2005 at the Nürburgring. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... The 2005 Canadian Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on June 12, 2005 at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. ... Räikkönen redirects here. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... Jordan driver Narain Karthikeyan locking his brakes during qualifying The 2005 United States Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on June 19, 2005 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. ... Michael Schumacher (born January 3, 1969, in Hürth, near Cologne), properly pronounced as IPA: and not IPA: as often pronounced in English-speaking countries, is a German Formula One driver and the most successful driver of all time. ... Scuderia Ferrari is the common name for the Gestione Sportiva, the division of the Ferrari automobile company concerned with racing. ... Michelin (full name: Compagnie Générale des Établissements Michelin) (Euronext: ML) based in Clermont-Ferrand, France in the Auvergne région of France, is primarily a tyre manufacturer. ... The 2005 French Grand Prix was a Formula One race, held on July 3, 2005, at Magny-Cours. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... The 2005 British Grand Prix was a Formula One race, held on 10 July 2005, at Silverstone. ... Juan Pablo Montoya Roldán (born September 20, 1975) is a Colombian Formula One motor racing driver. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... The 2005 German Grand Prix was a Formula One race, held on 24 July 2005, at Hockenheimring. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... The 2005 Hungarian Grand Prix was a Formula One race, held on July 31, 2005 at the Hungaroring circuit. ... Räikkönen redirects here. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... The 2005 Turkish Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on August 21 at the Istanbul Racing Circuit in Istanbul, Turkey. ... Räikkönen redirects here. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... The 2005 Italian Grand Prix was a Formula One race, held on September 4, 2005 at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza circuit. ... Juan Pablo Montoya Roldán (born September 20, 1975) is a Colombian Formula One motor racing driver. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... The 2005 Brazilian Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on September 25 at Autódromo José Carlos Pace in São Paulo, Brazil. ... Juan Pablo Montoya Roldán (born September 20, 1975) is a Colombian Formula One motor racing driver. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... Qualifying While Kimi Räikkönen took 17th in qualifying, he starts 20th on the grid due to an engine change after the final practice session. ... Räikkönen redirects here. ... McLaren, founded in 1963 by Bruce McLaren (1937–1970), is a racing team based in Woking, England, which is best known as a Formula One constructor but has also competed in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, Canadian-American Challenge Cup, and 24 Hours of Le Mans. ... This page is about the Mercedes-Benz brand of automobiles and trucks from the DaimlerChrysler automobile manufacturer. ... The 2005 Chinese Grand Prix was a Formula 1 event lasting from October 14 to October 16, 2005 at the Shanghai International Circuit. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... Fernando Alonso Díaz (born on July 29, 1981 in Oviedo, Spain) is a Formula One racing driver, currently living in Oxford. ... Renault F1 is a Formula One racing team that has competed both as an engine supplier and as a constructor from the late 1970s to the present day, with several breaks. ... Formula One - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... The Le Mans Endurance Series or LMES is a European sports car racing series created as a support series to the famed 24 Hours of Le Mans race. ... The American Le Mans Series (ALMS) is a series of automobile races, founded in 1999 by Don Panoz, and sanctioned by IMSA. The American Le Mans Series utilizes the rules and regulations of the Automobile Club de lOuest, which organizes the world famous 24 Hours of Le Mans, to... The 12 Hours of Sebring is an annual motorsport endurance race held at Sebring Raceway, a former Air Force base in Sebring, Florida. ... Jyrki Järvilehto, (born January 31, 1966) a. ... Marco Werner (born 27 April 1966 Dortmund)is a German race driver who won the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2005 with an Audi R8. ... Tom Kristensen can refer to two different people. ... Audi is a German automobile maker with headquarters in Ingolstadt, Bavaria. ... The Audi R8 was introduced in 1999 as the sports car racing versions Audi R8R (roadster) and Audi R8C (coupé). The 2000 and later version Audi R8 was very successful, winning many races and championships until it was retired after the 2005 season. ... Jeff Bucknum (born July 12, 1966 in Glendale, California) is an American race car driver. ... David Brabham (born 5 September 1965 in Wimbledon, London, England) is an Australian Formula One driver who raced for the Brabham and Simtek teams. ... Aston Martin logo (1987 - 2002) Official Aston Martin logo (since 2003) Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a British manufacturer of luxury cars headquartered at Gaydon, Warwickshire, England. ... The Porsche Junioren (German: ) are a team of young racing drivers, employed by Porsche and driving for various private teams, as Porsche officially retired from factory racing after winning the 1998 24 Hours of Le Mans overall with the Porsche 911 GT1. ... The Porsche Junioren (German: ) are a team of young racing drivers, employed by Porsche and driving for various private teams, as Porsche officially retired from factory racing after winning the 1998 24 Hours of Le Mans overall with the Porsche 911 GT1. ... Porsche (), properly pronounced as a one syllable word. ... The Porsche 911 (pronounced as nine eleven) is a sports car made by Porsche AG of Stuttgart, Germany. ... Petit Le Mans is a sports car endurance race held anually at Road Atlanta in Georgia, using the rules established by the Automobile Club de lOuest (ACO) for the 24 hours of Le Mans. ... Emanuele Pirro was a Formula One driver from Italy. ... Frank Biela is an auto racing driver from Neuss in Germany, born in 1964. ... Audi is a German automobile maker with headquarters in Ingolstadt, Bavaria. ... The Audi R8 was introduced in 1999 as the sports car racing versions Audi R8R (roadster) and Audi R8C (coupé). The 2000 and later version Audi R8 was very successful, winning many races and championships until it was retired after the 2005 season. ... Lola Racing Cars (also Lola Cars International) is a racing car engineering company founded in 1961 by Eric Broadley and based in Huntingdon, United Kingdom. ... Olivier Beretta (Montecarlo, November 23, 1969) was a Formula One driver from Monaco who raced for the Larrousse team. ... Jan Magnussen is a race car driver from Denmark. ... Chevrolet, or Chevy for short, is a brand of automobile, now a division of General Motors. ... The Chevrolet Corvette is a sports car first manufactured by Chevrolet in 1953. ... The Porsche Junioren (German: ) are a team of young racing drivers, employed by Porsche and driving for various private teams, as Porsche officially retired from factory racing after winning the 1998 24 Hours of Le Mans overall with the Porsche 911 GT1. ... Porsche (), properly pronounced as a one syllable word. ... The Porsche 911 (pronounced as nine eleven) is a sports car made by Porsche AG of Stuttgart, Germany. ... Emanuele Pirro was a Formula One driver from Italy. ... Frank Biela is an auto racing driver from Neuss in Germany, born in 1964. ... Olivier Beretta (Montecarlo, November 23, 1969) was a Formula One driver from Monaco who raced for the Larrousse team. ... The Porsche Junioren (German: ) are a team of young racing drivers, employed by Porsche and driving for various private teams, as Porsche officially retired from factory racing after winning the 1998 24 Hours of Le Mans overall with the Porsche 911 GT1. ... Nigel Mansell racing in a Champcar in 1993 Terminology Champcar, a shortened form of Championship Car, has been the name for a class of cars used in American Championship Car Racing for many decades. ... The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach is the premier circuit in the Champ Car World Series. ... Sebastien Bourdais is a racing driver born on February 28, 1979 in Le Mans, France. ... Newman/Haas Racing is an auto racing team in the Champ Car series. ... Lola Racing Cars (also Lola Cars International) is a racing car engineering company founded in 1961 by Eric Broadley and based in Huntingdon, United Kingdom. ... Cosworth Logo Cosworth is an automotive engineering company founded in London in 1958 specialising in engines for automobile racing. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nigel Mansell racing in a Champcar in 1993 Terminology Champcar, a shortened form of Championship Car, has been the name for a class of cars used in American Championship Car Racing for many decades. ... Sebastien Bourdais is a racing driver born on February 28, 1979 in Le Mans, France. ... Indy Racing League Logo The Indy Racing League, better known as IRL, is the sanctioning body of a predominantly oval based open-wheel racing series in the United States and, more recently, Japan. ... The 2005 Indy Racing League season began on Sunday, March 6 and ended on Sunday, October 16. ... Indianapolis 500, 1994 An Indianapolis 500 racecar depicted on the Indiana state quarter The Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, frequently shortened to Indianapolis 500 or Indy 500, is an American automobile race held annually over the Memorial Day weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. ... Daniel Clive Wheldon (born June 22, 1978 in Emberton, England) is a successful racing driver. ... Andretti Green Racing is an auto racing team that competes in the IndyCar Series. ... Dallara was a Formula One constructor from 1988 through 1992. ... For other uses, see Honda (disambiguation). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Indianapolis 500, 1994 An Indianapolis 500 racecar depicted on the Indiana state quarter The Indianapolis 500-Mile Race, frequently shortened to Indianapolis 500 or Indy 500, is an American automobile race held annually over the Memorial Day weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Indy Racing League Logo The Indy Racing League, better known as IRL, is the sanctioning body of a predominantly oval based open-wheel racing series in the United States and, more recently, Japan. ... Daniel Clive Wheldon (born June 22, 1978 in Emberton, England) is a successful racing driver. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The 2005 24 Hours of LeMans was the 73rd Grand Prix of Endurance, and took place on June 18 and 19, 2005. ... Jyrki Järvilehto, (born January 31, 1966) a. ... Marco Werner (born 27 April 1966 Dortmund)is a German race driver who won the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2005 with an Audi R8. ... Tom Kristensen can refer to two different people. ... Audi is a German automobile maker with headquarters in Ingolstadt, Bavaria. ... The Audi R8 was introduced in 1999 as the sports car racing versions Audi R8R (roadster) and Audi R8C (coupé). The 2000 and later version Audi R8 was very successful, winning many races and championships until it was retired after the 2005 season. ... Lola Racing Cars (also Lola Cars International) is a racing car engineering company founded in 1961 by Eric Broadley and based in Huntingdon, United Kingdom. ... MG is a British marque that traditionally has produced sports cars from 1924 to 2005. ... Olivier Beretta (Montecarlo, November 23, 1969) was a Formula One driver from Monaco who raced for the Larrousse team. ... Jan Magnussen is a race car driver from Denmark. ... Chevrolet, or Chevy for short, is a brand of automobile, now a division of General Motors. ... The Chevrolet Corvette is a sports car first manufactured by Chevrolet in 1953. ... The Porsche Junioren (German: ) are a team of young racing drivers, employed by Porsche and driving for various private teams, as Porsche officially retired from factory racing after winning the 1998 24 Hours of Le Mans overall with the Porsche 911 GT1. ... The Porsche Junioren (German: ) are a team of young racing drivers, employed by Porsche and driving for various private teams, as Porsche officially retired from factory racing after winning the 1998 24 Hours of Le Mans overall with the Porsche 911 GT1. ... Porsche (), properly pronounced as a one syllable word. ... The Porsche 911 (pronounced as nine eleven) is a sports car made by Porsche AG of Stuttgart, Germany. ... The Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM, German Touringcar Masters) is a motorsport series based in Germany, but also with rounds elsewhere in Europe. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM, German Touringcar Masters) is a motorsport series based in Germany, but also with rounds elsewhere in Europe. ... Gary Paffett is a British racing driver, a test driver for Formula One team Mclaren. ... Greg Murphy in a Holden Commodore leads 3 other cars at Bathurst V8 Supercar is a touring car racing category, the most popular category of domestic motorsport in Australia and one of the worlds biggest and most professional racing championships. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Greg Murphy in a Holden Commodore leads 3 other cars at Bathurst V8 Supercar is a touring car racing category, the most popular category of domestic motorsport in Australia and one of the worlds biggest and most professional racing championships. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... The Race of Champions is an international motorsport event held at the end of each year, featuring national teams consisting of racing and rally drivers. ... Scandinavia is a region in Northern Europe named after the Scandinavian Peninsula. ... Tom Kristensen (born 1967-07-07 in Hobro) is a Danish racing driver. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sébastien Loeb (born 26 February 1974) is a rally car driver from France. ...

Baseball

Main article: 2005 in baseball

A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium II in St. ... The following are the events of the year 2005 that happened world-wide throughout the sport of baseball. ... October 22 is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 70 days remaining. ... The Yomiuri Giants have won twenty Japan Series, more than any other team. ... The Chiba Lotte Marines (千葉ロッテマリーンズ) is a professional baseball team in Japans Pacific League. ... The Hanshin Tigers ) are a popular Nippon Professional Baseball team based in Nishinomiya, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan, which are in the Central League. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... The 2005 World Series, the 101st playing of Major League Baseballs championship series, saw the American League champion Chicago White Sox sweep the National League champion Houston Astros 4 games to 0 in the best-of-seven-games series, winning their third championship and first since 1917. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901-present) Central Division (1994-present) West Division (1969-1993) Major league titles World Series titles (3) 2005 â€¢ 1917 â€¢ 1906 AL Pennants (6) 2005 â€¢ 1959 â€¢ 1919 â€¢ 1917 1906 â€¢ 1901 Central Division titles (2) [1] 2005 â€¢ 2000 West Division titles (2) 1993 â€¢ 1983 Wild card berths... Major league affiliations National League (1962-present) Central Division (1994-present) West Division (1969-1993) Major league titles World Series titles (0) None NL Pennants (1) 2005 Central Division titles (4) 2001 â€¢ 1999 â€¢ 1998 â€¢ 1997 West Division titles (2) [1][2] 1986 â€¢ 1980 Wild card berths (2) 2005 â€¢ 2004 [1...

Basketball

Sara Giauro shoots a three-point shot, FIBA Europe Cup for Women Finals 2005 For other uses, see Basketball (disambiguation). ...

National Basketball Association

  • The San Antonio Spurs win their third NBA title in the past seven years, defeating the Detroit Pistons in the first seven-game NBA Finals in eleven years. Tim Duncan was named NBA Finals MVP for the third time in his career. Only three others have accomplished this feat. (Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, and Shaquille O'Neal. The match-up between the Spurs and Pistons, though panned by the media and low-rated, is the first NBA Finals to match the last two NBA champions in over a decade.
  • Due to backlash against its players, the NBA institutes a controversial dress code, requiring business casual attire at all team functions.

for more, see 2005 NBA Playoffs and 2005 NBA Finals The San Antonio Spurs are a professional basketball team based in San Antonio, Texas. ... The Detroit Pistons are a National Basketball Association (NBA) team based in the Detroit metropolitan area. ... Timothy Theodore Duncan (born April 25, 1976 in Christiansted, St. ... Phil Jackson as a coach of the Los Angeles Lakers This article is about the basketball coach. ... The Los Angeles Lakers are a professional basketball team based in Los Angeles, California. ... Clothing has various sociological functions, including: conspicuous consumption stating or claiming identity establishing, maintaining and defying sociological group norms Thus wearing specific types of clothing or the manner of wearing clothing can convey messages about class, income, belief and attitude. ... The 2005 NBA Playoffs was the postseason of the National Basketball Associations 2004-2005 season. ... The 2005 NBA Finals was the championship round of the 2004-05 National Basketball Association season. ...


NCAA Champions

NCAA Basketball logo The NCAA Mens Division I Basketball Championship is held each spring featuring 65 college basketball teams in the United States. ... The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a public, coeducational, research university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. ... The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, also known as UIUC and the U of I (the officially preferred abbreviation), is the flagship campus in the University of Illinois system. ... Legend has it that the Tar Heel nickname applied to the state and inhabitants of North Carolina--as well as the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s athletic teams--dates back to the Civil War. ... Image:UNC-champs. ... The NCAA Womens Division I Championship is an annual basketball tournament for women. ... Baylor University is a private, Baptist-affiliated research university located in Waco, Texas. ... Michigan State University (MSU) is a public university in East Lansing, Michigan. ... The University of Tennessee (UT), sometimes called the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT Knoxville or UTK), is the primary institution of the statewide land-grant University of Tennessee system, Tennessees flagship public university. ... University of Connecticut The University of Connecticut, commonly known as UConn, is the State of Connecticuts land-grant university. ... The NCAA Division II Mens Basketball Championship has been conducted since 1957. ... Virginia Union University is an historically black university located in Richmond, Virginia, which was founded in 1865 by a former slave trader. ... Bryant University is a 4-year college located in Smithfield, Rhode Island. ... Divsion II women basketball champions for the NCAA 1982 Cal Poly Pomona 93-74 Tuskegee 1983 Virginia Union 73-60 Cal Poly Pomona 1984 Central Missouri State 80-73 Virginia Union 1985 Cal Poly Pomona 80-69 Central Missouri State 1986 Cal Poly Pomona 70-63 North Dakota State 1987... Washburn University is a four-year college in Topeka, Kansas. ... Seattle Pacific College, 1915. ... The NCAA holds an annual tournament to determine the Division III Mens Basketball Championship. ... The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point (UWSP) is one of fifteen institutions in the University of Wisconsin System and grants baccalaureate and masters degrees. ... The University of Rochester is a private, coeducational and nonsectarian research institution located in Rochester, New York. ... NCAA Division III Womens Basketball Past Champions 1982 Elizabethtown 67-66 (OT) UNC Greensboro 1983 North Central 83-71 Elizabethtown 1984 Rust 51-49 Elizabethtown 1985 Scranton 68-59 New Rochelle 1986 Salem St. ... Millikin University, also known as MU (official abbreviation), is a coed, independent, 4-year university, with studies in Arts & Sciences, Business, Fine Arts, and Nursing. ... Randolph-Macon College is a private, co-educational liberal arts college located in Ashland, Virginia, near Richmond. ...

International Competitions

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Other Professional competitions

April 13 is the 103rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (104th in leap years). ... April 24 is the 114th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (115th in leap years). ... Guangdong Hongyuan Southern Tigers (广东宏远宝玛仕华南虎) or Guangdong Southern Tigers or Guangdong Hongyuan are a basketball team in the South Division of the Chinese Basketball Association, based in Dongguan, Guangdong. ... Jiangsu Nangang Dragons (江苏南钢龙同曦) or Jiangsu Dragons or Jiangsu Nangang are a basketball team in the South Division of the Chinese Basketball Association, based in Nanjing, Jiangsu. ... The Chinese Basketball Association (中国篮球协会 or 中国篮协 or 中国男子篮球甲A联赛) is the premier professional basketball league in the Peoples Republic of China. ... May 8 is the 128th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (129th in leap years). ... Maccabi Elite Tel-Aviv (מכבי תל-אביב) is a basketball team based in Tel-Aviv, Israel. ... The Euroleague is a high-caliber professional basketball league with teams from all over Europe. ... Saski Baskonia SAD is a Spanish basketball club from the Basque city of Vitoria-Gasteiz. ... May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). ... June 5 is the 156th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (157th in leap years), with 209 days remaining. ... Maccabi Elite Tel-Aviv (מכבי תל-אביב) is a basketball team based in Tel-Aviv, Israel. ... Dror Kashtan, an old-new manager Hapoel Tel Avivs Fans Shimon Gershon Hapoel Tel Aviv is an israeli football club. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... Strasbourg Illkirch Graffenstaden Basket, named SIG, is a French basketball club based in Strasbourg. ... The Stade Lorrain Université Club Nancy, a. ... The LNB (Ligue Nationale de Basketball) is the French professional basketball league. ... June 8 is the 159th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (160th in leap years), with 206 days remaining. ... June 16 is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (168th in leap years), with 198 days remaining. ... Fortitudo Pallacanestro Bologna is a prominent Italian basketball club based in Bologna. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ...

Boxing

  • May 7 - Diego Corrales defeats Jose Luis Castillo by 10th round knockout, for the WBO-WBC lightweight title unification. Both men were exchanging a brutal amount of punishment throughout the fight, before a dramatic tenth round in which Corrales scored a TKO after getting knocked down twice. The fight was highly regarded as one of the greatest of all-time and won Ring Magazine fight of the year.

Professional boxing bout featuring Ricardo Dominguez (left) vs. ... May 7 is the 127th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (128th in leap years). ... Diego Corrales Diego Corrales (born August 25, 1977, Sacramento, CA) is the current WBC and WBO lightweight champion. ... Jose Luis Castillo (born December 14, 1973 Empalme, Sonora, Mexico) is a Mexican boxer. ... The World Boxing Organization (WBO) is one of the sanctioning organizations currently recognizing professional boxing world champions. ... The World Boxing Council (WBC) has operated since 1963 as a competitor to Venezuelas World Boxing Association (WBA) and, according to its founders, a way to improve professional boxings standards. ... Ring Magazine was established in 1922. ...

Cricket

See also 2005 in cricket and 2005 English cricket season. A cricket match in progress. ... ... See also: Notable achievements in the 2005 English cricket season The 2005 English cricket season is one of the most eagerly anticipated in recent times. ...

January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The World Cricket Tsunami Appeal is an effort by the International Cricket Council to raise funds to support the humanitarian relief efforts following the Indian Ocean tsunami of 26 December 2004. ... January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... The English cricket team is a cricket team which represents England and Wales, operating under the auspices of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB). ... The Pavilion The Grand Stand Match in progress The Media Centre at Lords Cricket Ground This memorial stone to Lord Harris is in the Harris Garden at Lords Lords Cricket Ground is a cricket ground in St Johns Wood in London, at grid reference TQ268827. ... August 11 is the 223rd day of the year (224th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Shane Keith Warne (born September 13, 1969 in Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia), is an Australian cricketer, and captain of Hampshire. ... September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... The English cricket team is a cricket team which represents England and Wales, operating under the auspices of the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB). ... The Ashes urn is reputed to contain a set of burnt bails symbolising the death of English cricket. ...

Cycling

Cycling is a recreation, a sport and a means of transport across land. ... The Giro dItalia, also simply known as the Giro, is a long distance road bicycle race for professional cyclists held over three weeks in May or early June in and around Italy. ... Paolo Savoldelli (born in Clusone, Province of Bergamo, May 7, 1973) is the Italian road racing cyclist for UCI Pro Tour team Discovery Channel and winner of the 2002 and 2005 Giro dItalia. ... Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team is a US-based professional road bicycle racing team. ... The Tour de France (French for Tour of France), often referred to as La Grande Boucle, Le Tour or The Tour, is a long-distance road bicycle racing competition for professionals held over three weeks in July in and around France and occasionally nearby countries. ... Commercial version of maillot jaune, 2004 Maillot jaune (French for yellow jersey, pronounced my-oh zhohn) is the jersey worn by the current overall leader of many bicycle races, originally and most notably the Tour de France. ... Lance Armstrong (born on September 18, 1971 in Plano, Texas) is a retired American professional road racing cyclist. ... Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team is a US-based professional road bicycle racing team. ... The polka dot jersey (French: maillot à pois rouge) is awarded for the best climber during the mountain stages of the Tour de France cycle race. ... Michael Rasmussen (born June 1, 1974) is a Danish cyclist. ... The Rabobank team during the 2005 Rund um den Henninger Turm race. ... The maillot vert (French for green jersey) is the jersey or t-shirt worn by the leader of the Tour de Frances points classification. ... Thor Hushovd (born January 18, 1978 in Grimstad, Norway) is a professional road bicycle racer since 2000. ... Crédit Agricole is the main sponsor of a French professional cycling team managed by Roger Legeay. ... Yaroslav Popovych is a cyclist with the Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team, and considered by many as a possible successor to Lance Armstrong as team leader. ... Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team is a US-based professional road bicycle racing team. ... Presentation of the 2006 team in Mallorca. ... The Vuelta a España bicycle race is one of the three Grand Tours of Europe and, after the Tour de France and the Giro dItalia, the third most important road cycling stage race in the world. ... Denis Menchov (born 25 January 1978 in Orel) is a professional Russian road bicycle racer. ... Roberto Heras Hernández (born 1 February 1974 in Béjar, Spain) is a professional cyclist who won the Vuelta a España (Tour of Spain) a record-tying three times. ... Doping drugs on display at The Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland In sports, doping refers to the use of performance-enhancing drugs, such as anabolic steroids, particularly those that are forbidden by the organizations that regulate competitions. ... The professional World Cycling Championship is a one-day cycling event organised by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), and is a single massed start road race, the winner being the first across the line at the completion of the full race distance. ... Madrid is the capital and the largest city in Spain, as well as in the province and the autonomous community of the same name. ... Tom Boonen during the 2005 Tour de France. ... This article is about the cyclist Michael Rogers, for the American congressmen called Mike Rogers, see: Mike Rogers Michael Rogers, often called Mick Rogers or Dodger, (born 1979) is an Australian cycle racer. ... Danilo di Luca, born on 1976 in Spoltore, is a professional Italian cyclist. ... Pro Cycling Team Liquigas-Bianchi (short form: Liquigas-Bianchi) in an Italian road bicycle racing team in the UCI ProTour. ... The UCI ProTour logo The UCI ProTour is a competition under the International Cycling Union (UCI). ...

Field Hockey

A game of field hockey in progress Field hockey is a popular sport for men and women in many countries around the world. ...

World Competitions

  • Women's Champions Trophy in Canberra, Australia
    • Gold Medal: The Netherlands
    • Silver Medal: Australia
    • Bronze Medal: China

The 27st edition of the Mens Champions Trophy took place in the Mayor Radhakrsihan Hockey Stadium in Chennai, India. ... Chennai (Tamil: சென்னை, formerly known as Madras , is the capital of the state of Tamil Nadu and is Indias fourth largest metropolitan city. ... The third edition of the Mens Champions Challenge took place at the venue of the Smouha Hockey Club in Alexandria, Egypt. ... This article needs to be updated. ... For other uses, see Canberra (disambiguation). ... The third edition of the Womens Champions Challenge took place at the USA Field Hockey National Training Center in Virginia Beach, United States. ... Part of the Virginia Beach oceanfront resort strip. ...

Regional Competitions

  • Men's European Nations Cup in Leipzig, Germany
    • Gold Medal: Spain
    • Silver Medal: The Netherlands
    • Bronze Medal: Germany
  • Women's European Nations Cup in Dublin, Ireland
    • Gold Medal: The Netherlands
    • Silver Medal: Germany
    • Bronze Medal: England

[] (Sorbian/Lusatian: Lipsk) is the largest city in the Federal State (Bundesland) of Saxony in Germany. ... WGS-84 (GPS) Coordinates: 53. ...

Football (American)

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January

Day Score Winner Loser Event
1 24 - 21 Georgia Bulldogs Wisconsin Badgers Outback Bowl in Tampa
38 - 7 Tennessee Volunteers Texas A&M Aggies Cotton Bowl
30 - 18 Florida State Seminoles West Virginia Mountaineers Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida
30 - 25 Iowa Hawkeyes LSU Tigers Capital One Bowl
38 - 37 Texas Longhorns Michigan Wolverines Rose Bowl
35 - 7 Utah Utes Pittsburgh Panthers Fiesta Bowl in Sun Devil Stadium
3 16 - 13 Auburn Tigers Virginia Tech Hokies Sugar Bowl
4 55 - 19 USC Trojans Oklahoma Sooners Orange Bowl to win the NCAA Division I-A Football National Championship
8 27 - 20 St. Louis Rams Seattle Seahawks NFC Wildcard Round playoffs
20 - 17 OT New York Jets San Diego Chargers AFC Wildcard Round playoffs
9 49 - 24 Indianapolis Colts Denver Broncos AFC Wildcard Round playoffs
31 - 17 Minnesota Vikings Green Bay Packers NFC Wildcard Round playoffs
15 20 - 17 OT Pittsburgh Steelers New York Jets AFC Divisional Round playoffs
47 - 17 Atlanta Falcons St. Louis Rams NFC Divisional Round playoffs
45 - 17 East team West team East-West Shrine Game in San Francisco
24 - 21 South team North team Gridiron Classic in Orlando
16 27 - 14 Philadelphia Eagles Minnesota Vikings NFC Divisional Round playoffs
20 - 3 New England Patriots Indianapolis Colts AFC Divisional Round playoffs
22 20 - 13 East team West team Hula Bowl in Kahului, Hawaii
23 27 - 10 Eagles Falcons NFC Championship Game in Philadelphia
41 - 27 Patriots Steelers AFC Championship Game in Pittsburgh

2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in January • 29 Ephraim Kishon • 25 Philip Johnson • 23 Johnny Carson • 22 Parveen Babi • 20 Jan Nowak-Jeziorański • 17 Virginia Mayo • 17 Zhao Ziyang • 15 Ruth Warrick • 14 Rudolph Moshammer Recent deaths Ongoing events • Tsunami relief... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... The University of Georgia, is located approximately 70 miles north-east of Atlanta in Athens, Georgia and is the largest institution of higher learning and research in the State of Georgia. ... The University of Wisconsin–Madison is a public university located in Madison, Wisconsin. ... Outback Bowl is an annual college football bowl game played at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. ... Nickname: Cigar City, The Big Guava, T-Town Official website: http://www. ... The University of Tennessee (UT), sometimes called the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT Knoxville or UTK), is the primary institution of the statewide land-grant University of Tennessee system, Tennessees flagship public university. ... Texas A&M University, often Texas A&M, A&M or TAMU for short, is the flagship institution of the Texas A&M University System. ... The Cotton Bowl Classic is a United States college football bowl game played annually since 1937 at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas. ... Florida State University, also commonly referred to as FSU or Florida State, is a comprehensive, graduate-national research university founded in 1851 and located in Tallahassee, Florida. ... West Virginia University WVU Mountaineer Mascot statue in front of the Mountainlair Student Union. ... The Gator Bowl is an annual college football bowl game that is played at ALLTEL Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. ... Nickname: Where Florida Begins Official website: http://www. ... The University of Iowa is a major national research university located on a 1,900-acre campus in Iowa City, Iowa, USA, on the Iowa River in East Central Iowa. ... Memorial Tower. ... The Capital One Bowl is an annual college football game played in Orlando, Florida at the Citrus Bowl, and previously known as the Tangerine Bowl (1947-1982) and the Florida Citrus Bowl (1983-2002). ... Hook em Horns, the UT hand symbol and slogan The UT Tower lit in a special configuration in honor of the 2005 National Championship football team Texas Longhorn Athletics programs include the extramural and intramural sports teams of University of Texas at Austin. ... This article is about the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. ... The Rose Bowl is an annual American college football game, usually played on January 1 (New Years Day) at the stadium of the same name in Pasadena, California. ... The University of Utah (also The U or the U of U) is a public university in Salt Lake City, Utah. ... The University of Pittsburgh is a state-related, doctoral/research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... The Fiesta Bowl, now sponsored by Tostitos tortilla chips (a Frito-Lay product), is a United States college football game played annually since 1971 in Tempe, Arizona, hosted by Arizona State Universitys Sun Devil Stadium. ... Sun Devil Stadium is located on the campus of Arizona State University in Tempe. ... January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Auburn University (AU) is a state university located in Auburn, Alabama in the United States. ... Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (also referred to as VPI&SU, VPI or most commonly Virginia Tech) is a public land-grant polytechnic university in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA, with the largest full-time student population among universities in the Commonwealth of Virginia. ... A sugar bowl is a small bowl or designed for holding sugar or sugar cubes to be served with tea or coffee in the Western tradition. ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The University of Southern California (also known as USC, SC, Southern California and Southern Cal), was founded in 1880 and is Californias oldest private research university, and is located in the urban center of Los Angeles, California. ... The University of Oklahoma, often called OU or Oklahoma is an institution of higher learning located in Oklahoma. ... The Orange Bowl is an annual college football game that is usually played on January 1 in Miami, Florida. ... January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... City St. ... City Seattle, Washington Other nicknames The Hawks Team colors Navy Blue, Pacific Blue, Neon Green, White Head Coach Mike Holmgren Owner Paul Allen General manager Tim Ruskell Mascot Blitz Local radio Flagship stations: KIRO (710 AM) Announcers: Warren Moon and Steve Raible League/Conference affiliations National Football League (1976-present... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green Team colors Green and White Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Robert Wood Johnson IV General manager Mike Tannenbaum Local radio Flagship stations: WABC (770 AM) and WEPN (1050 AM) Announcers: Marty Lyons and Bob Wischusen League/Conference affiliations American Football League... City San Diego, California Other nicknames Bolts, Super Chargers Team colors Navy Blue, White, and Gold Head Coach Marty Schottenheimer Owner Alex Spanos George Pernicano (Minority owner (3%)) General manager A.J. Smith Fight song San Diego Super Chargers Local radio Flagship stations: KIOZ (105. ... January 9 is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... City Indianapolis, Indiana Other nicknames None Team colors Royal Blue and White Head Coach Tony Dungy Owner Jim Irsay General manager Bill Polian Fight song None Mascot Spike and Spirit Local radio Flagship stations: WFBQ (94. ... City Denver, Colorado Other nicknames None Team colors Broncos Navy Blue, Orange, and White Head Coach Mike Shanahan Owner Pat Bowlen General manager Ted Sundquist Fight song None Mascot Miles Local radio Flagship stations: KOA (850 AM)-English and KBNO (1280 AM)-Spanish Announcers: David Diaz-Infante and Dave Logan... City Minneapolis, Minnesota Other nicknames The Vikes, The Purple People Eaters Team colors Purple, Gold, and White Head Coach Brad Childress Owner Zygi Wilf General manager Rob Brzezinski Fight song Skol, Vikings Mascot Ragnar and Vikadontis Rex Local radio Flagship stations: KFAN (1130 AM) Announcers: Paul Allen, Greg Coleman, and... City Green Bay, Wisconsin Team colors Dark Green, Gold, and White Head Coach Mike McCarthy Owner A public company General manager Ted Thompson Fight song Go! You Packers! Go! Local radio Flagship stations: WTMJ (620 AM) (Milwaukee); WNFL (1440 AM) and WIXX (101. ... January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Team colors Black and Gold Head Coach Bill Cowher Owner Dan Rooney Local radio Flagship stations: WDVE (102. ... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green Team colors Green and White Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Robert Wood Johnson IV General manager Mike Tannenbaum Local radio Flagship stations: WABC (770 AM) and WEPN (1050 AM) Announcers: Marty Lyons and Bob Wischusen League/Conference affiliations American Football League... City Atlanta, Georgia Other nicknames Dirty Birds Team colors Black, Red, Silver, and White Head Coach Jim L. Mora Owner Arthur Blank General manager Rich McKay Mascot Freddie Falcon Local radio Flagship stations: WZGC (92. ... City St. ... The East-West Shrine Game is an annual post-season college football all-star game played each January since 1926. ... For details about the famous earthquake, refer to the article 1906 San Francisco Earthquake. ... The Gridiron Classic is an annual post-season college football all-star game featuring a team representing Florida versus a team from the rest of the United States. ... Nickname The city Beautiful Location Location in Orange County and the state of Florida. ... Do not change January 16 it preserves the date correctly formatted and stops robots from delinking it. ... City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Other nicknames The Birds, The Iggles Team colors Midnight Green, Black, Silver, and White Head Coach Andy Reid Owner Jeffrey Lurie General manager Tom Heckert Fight song Fly, Eagles Fly Mascot Swoop Local radio Flagship stations: WYSP (94. ... City Minneapolis, Minnesota Other nicknames The Vikes, The Purple People Eaters Team colors Purple, Gold, and White Head Coach Brad Childress Owner Zygi Wilf General manager Rob Brzezinski Fight song Skol, Vikings Mascot Ragnar and Vikadontis Rex Local radio Flagship stations: KFAN (1130 AM) Announcers: Paul Allen, Greg Coleman, and... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Blue, Red, Silver, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Scott Pioli Mascot Pat Patriot Local radio Flagship stations: WBCN 104. ... City Indianapolis, Indiana Other nicknames None Team colors Royal Blue and White Head Coach Tony Dungy Owner Jim Irsay General manager Bill Polian Fight song None Mascot Spike and Spirit Local radio Flagship stations: WFBQ (94. ... January 22 is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Hula Bowl is an independently administered post-season invitational college football game held each year in Hawaii. ... Kahului is the largest town on the Hawaiian island of Maui and is located along the north shore of central Maui. ... January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Other nicknames The Birds, The Iggles Team colors Midnight Green, Black, Silver, and White Head Coach Andy Reid Owner Jeffrey Lurie General manager Tom Heckert Fight song Fly, Eagles Fly Mascot Swoop Local radio Flagship stations: WYSP (94. ... City Atlanta, Georgia Other nicknames Dirty Birds Team colors Black, Red, Silver, and White Head Coach Jim L. Mora Owner Arthur Blank General manager Rich McKay Mascot Freddie Falcon Local radio Flagship stations: WZGC (92. ... NFC Championship Game is an American football game played every year to determine the champion of the National Football Conference of the National Football League. ... Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Map Political Statistics Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 County Philadelphia County Mayor John F. Street (D) Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 369 km² (143 mi²) 350 km² (135 mi²) 20... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Blue, Red, Silver, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Scott Pioli Mascot Pat Patriot Local radio Flagship stations: WBCN 104. ... City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Team colors Black and Gold Head Coach Bill Cowher Owner Dan Rooney Local radio Flagship stations: WDVE (102. ... AFC Championship Game is a football game played every year to determine the champion of the American Football Conference of the National Football League. ... Pittsburgh is the second-largest city in Pennsylvania, United States. ...

February

Day Score Winner Loser Event
6 24 - 21 Patriots Eagles Super Bowl XXXIX in Jacksonville, Florida
13 38 - 27 AFC NFC Pro Bowl

2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Ongoing events • Iraqi legislative election • Bill C-38 (Canada gay marriage) • Tsunami relief Upcoming events • March 11: Red Nose Day 2005 in the UK. Deaths in February • 26 – Jef Raskin • 25 – Hugh Nibley • 25 – Peter Benenson • 21... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... City Foxborough, Massachusetts Other nicknames The Pats Team colors Blue, Red, Silver, and White Head Coach Bill Belichick Owner Robert Kraft General manager Scott Pioli Mascot Pat Patriot Local radio Flagship stations: WBCN 104. ... City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Other nicknames The Birds, The Iggles Team colors Midnight Green, Black, Silver, and White Head Coach Andy Reid Owner Jeffrey Lurie General manager Tom Heckert Fight song Fly, Eagles Fly Mascot Swoop Local radio Flagship stations: WYSP (94. ... Date February 6, 2005 Stadium ALLTEL Stadium City Jacksonville, Florida MVP Deion Branch, Wide receiver Favorite Patriots by 7 National anthem Combined choirs of the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy, and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, and U.S... Nickname: Where Florida Begins Official website: http://www. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The American Football Conference (AFC) is one of the two conferences of the National Football League (NFL). ... The National Football Conference is one of the two conferences of the National Football League. ... Tackle during 2006 Pro Bowl in Hawaii A top cheerleader from each team takes part in the 2006 Pro Bowl in Hawaii The Pro Bowl is the National Football Leagues all-star game. ...

June

Day Score Winner Loser Event
11 27 - 21 Amsterdam Admirals Berlin Thunder World Bowl XIII
11 16 - 16 Toronto Argonauts Hamilton Tiger-Cats Touchdown Atlantic
12 51 - 48 Colorado Crush Georgia Force ArenaBowl XIX

2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in June June 27: Shelby Foote June 27: John T. Walton June 26: Richard Whiteley June 25: John Fiedler June 25: Chet Helms June 24: Paul Winchell June 21: Jaime Cardinal Sin June 20: Jack Kilby... June 11 is the 162nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (163rd in leap years), with 203 days remaining. ... The Amsterdam Admirals are a team in NFL Europe, a league of American football operated in Europe primarily as a developmental league for the National Football League. ... Year Founded 1999 Home Field Olympic Stadium City Berlin, Germany Team Colors Black, Green, Tan, Orange and White Head Coach Rick Lantz Championships 3 (2001, 2002, 2004) The Berlin Thunder is a franchise in NFL Europe, which is a springtime American football league serving primarily as a developmental league for... June 11 is the 162nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (163rd in leap years), with 203 days remaining. ... The Toronto Argonauts are a Canadian Football League team based in Toronto, Ontario. ... The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are a Canadian Football League team based in Hamilton, Ontario. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... Colorado Crush is an Arena Football League team that began play in 2003. ... Conference National Division Southern Year founded 2001 Home arena Philips Arena City, State Atlanta, Georgia Wild card titles 1: 2003 Division titles 1: 2005 Conference titles 1: 2005 ArenaBowl championships none The Georgia Force is in no way related to the San Antonio Force, which was an Arena Football League... Date June 12, 2005 Arena Thomas & Mack Center City Las Vegas, Nevada Attendance 10,822 Offensive Player of the Game Willis Marshall, WR/DB Defensive Player of the Game Ahmad Hawkins, DS Ironman of the Game Willis Marshall, WR/DB Winning Coach Mike Dailey Losing Coach Doug Plank National Anthem...

November

Day Score Winner Loser Event
27 38 - 35 Edmonton Eskimos Montreal Alouettes 93rd Grey Cup

Ongoing events • Abramoff-Reed gambling scandal • Al Jazeera bombing memo • Avian influenza (H5N1) outbreak • Black sites scandal • Conservative leadership race (UK) • Fuel prices • Irans nuclear program • Jilin chemical plant explosions • Kashmir earthquake • Malawi food crisis • Malaysian prisoner abuse scandal • New Delhi bombings investigation • Niger food crisis • North Indian cyclone... November 27 is the 331st day (332nd on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Edmonton Eskimos are a Canadian Football League team based in Edmonton, Alberta. ... The Montreal Alouettes (French, Alouettes de Montréal) are a Canadian Football League team based in Montreal, Quebec. ... Date November 27, 2005 Stadium BC Place Stadium City Vancouver Most Valuable Player Ricky Ray, Edmonton Most Valuable Canadian Mike Maurer, Edmonton Parade Marshall Pamela Anderson National Anthem Jully Black Coin toss Rt. ...

Football (Australian Rules)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Australian Rules and Aussie Rules redirect here. ... This is a page about the national league in Australian rules football. ... The Sydney Swans is an Australian Football League (AFL) club based in Sydney, New South Wales; formerly it was the South Melbourne Football Club. ... The West Coast Eagles Football Club is an Australian Rules Football club that is a member of the Australian Football League. ... The Charles Brownlow Trophy, better known as the Brownlow Medal, is an annual medal awarded to the fairest and best player in the Australian Football League during the regular season (ie. ... Ben Cousins (born 30 June 1978) is an Australian rules footballer for the West Coast Eagles in the Australian Football League from 2001-2005. ... The Leigh Matthews Trophy is an annual award given by the AFL Players Association to the Most Valuable Player in the Australian Football League. ... The Coleman Medal is awarded yearly to the Australian Football League player who kicks the most goals in regular-season matches in that year. ... Fraser Gehrig (born March 3, 1976) a player for the St Kilda Australian rules football club in the Australian Football League. ... The St Kilda Football Club, nicknamed The Saints, is an Australian rules football club playing in the Australian Football League. ... Results and statistics for the Australian Football League season of 2005. ...

Football (Rugby league)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Rugby league is a team sport, played by two teams of 13 players. ... The 2005 WCC logo. ... Leeds Rhinos are a professional rugby league club based in Headingley in the North of Leeds, England. ... The Bulldogs (also known as Canterbury Bulldogs), are a team in the National Rugby League (NRL), the premier rugby league football competition in Australia. ... The logo of the National Rugby League. ... The Wests Tigers are a team in the National Rugby League (NRL), the premier rugby league football competition in Australia. ... The North Queensland Cowboys are a rugby league team based in Townsville, Queensland Australia. ... The engage Super League logo Super League (Europe) is the only full-time professional rugby league competition operating in the northern hemisphere. ... Bradford Bulls are a professional rugby league club based in the city of Bradford, England. ... Leeds Rhinos are a professional rugby league club based in Headingley in the North of Leeds, England. ... The Rugby League State of Origin is an annual series of three interstate rugby league matches between the Queensland Maroons and the New South Wales Blues. ... The Rugby League Tri-Nations (also known as the Gillette Rugby League Tri-nations for sponsorship reasons) is a rugby league tournament involving the top three nations in the sport: Australia, New Zealand and Great Britain. ...

Football (Rugby Union)

Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... General phase play in rugby union. ... The 2005 Lions tour logo In 2005 the British and Irish Lions Rugby union team toured New Zealand for the first time since 1993, suffering a 3-0 whitewash at the hands of the New Zealand All Blacks. ... The official 2005 Lions logo The British and Irish Lions (formerly British Isles and then the British Lions; commonly the Lions) is a Rugby Union side comprising a pick of the best players from the British Isles international teams - ( England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales). ... First International Australia 3 - 22 New Zealand (15 August 1903) Largest win New Zealand 145 - 17 Japan (4 June 1995) Worst defeat Australia 28 - 7 New Zealand (28 August 1999) World Cup Appearances 5 (First in 1987) Best result Champions, 1987 The international rugby union team of New Zealand are... First International Ireland 4 - 13 New Zealand Māori (as the New Zealand Natives) (1888-12-01) Largest win Spain 3 - 66 New Zealand Māori (1982-11-20) Worst defeat New Zealand Māori 6 - 31 Australia (1936-09-23) World Cup Appearances 0 (ineligible) New Zealand Māori... The Rugby World Cup Sevens is the worlds premier international contest in the Sevens version of rugby union, first held in Scotland in 1993 and held every four years. ... The Hong Kong Sevens (香港七人欖球賽) is generally considered the premier tournament on the World Sevens Series in Rugby Union. ... The Six Nations Championship (referred to as RBS 6 Nations for sponsorship reasons), (2000-) formerly known as the Five Nations Championship, is an annual international rugby union competition held between six European sides; England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales. ... -1... The Tri Nations Series is an annual international Rugby Union series held between Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. ... The Bledisloe Cup Rugby Unions Bledisloe Cup is contested between Australias Wallabies and New Zealands All Blacks. ... The Heineken Cup sponsored by Heineken (known as the H Cup in France due to alcohol advertising laws) is an annual rugby union competition involving leading club, regional and provincial teams from the Six Nations: England, France, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, and Italy. ... Stade Toulousain usually known as Toulouse is a French rugby union club from the countrys rugby capital, Toulouse in Midi-Pyrénées. ... Stade Français CASG Paris is a French rugby union club that plays in the 16th arrondissement of Paris at Stade Jean-Bouin, across the road from Parc des Princes. ... The World Sevens Series is an international rugby union sevens series of tournaments run by the International Rugby Board. ... The current Super 14 logo The Super 14 is a rugby union championship competed for by teams from New Zealand, Australia and South Africa. ... The Crusaders (formerly the Canterbury Crusaders) are a New Zealand Rugby Union team based in Christchurch, New Zealand, Jade Stadium, and representing the Buller, Tasman, West Coast, Canterbury, Mid Canterbury and South Canterbury unions. ... The New South Wales Waratahs (referred to as HSBC Waratahs for sponsorship reasons, the Waratahs or simply the Tahs) are an Australian rugby union team, representing most of New South Wales in the Super 14 (formerly Super 12) competition—though not the Riverina or other southern parts of the state... Lawrence Dallaglio, Captain, London Wasps, Current Premiership Champions The Guinness Premiership is the present name for the leading rugby union league competition for English clubs. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the United Kingdom (light green), with the Republic of Ireland (blue) to its west Languages None official English de facto Capital None official London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked... Leicester Football Club (nicknamed Leicester Tigers) is an English rugby union club that plays in the Guinness Premiership. ... London Wasps is an English rugby union team. ... The Celtic League is an annual rugby union competition involving regional sides from Ireland, Scotland and Wales, seen by many as the third major league in Europe, after the English Guinness Premiership and the French TOP 14. ... Motto: Nemo me impune lacessit (English: No one provokes me with impunity) Scotlands location within Europe Scotlands location within the United Kingdom Languages English, Gaelic, Scots Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow First Minister Jack McConnell Area - Total - % water Ranked 2nd UK 78,782 km² 1. ... For an explanation of often confusing terms such as Great Britain, Britain, United Kingdom, England and Wales and England, see British Isles (terminology). ... This article is about the Ospreys rugby union team, for other uses, see Osprey (disambiguation) The Ospreys (Welsh: Y Gweilch), formerly the Neath-Swansea Ospreys (Gweilch Castell-Nedd Abertawe), are a Rugby Union team from Wales, playing in the Celtic League, Powergen Cup and European Rugby Cup/European Rugby Shield. ... The Ligue Nationale de Rugby (English: National Rugby League—not used as it is the name of the Australian rugby league league) is the name of the national professional rugby union league of France. ... Biarritz Olympique Pays Basque, often abbreviated BOPB, is a French rugby union club that plays in Biarritz in Aquitaine at Parc des Sports Aguiléra. ... Stade Français CASG Paris is a French rugby union club that plays in the 16th arrondissement of Paris at Stade Jean-Bouin, across the road from Parc des Princes. ... The National Provincial Championship (which for sponsorship reasons, is referred to as Air New Zealand NPC or just simply NPC) is New Zealands principal domestic rugby union competition. ... This article is about the rugby competition. ... The Free State Cheetahs (formerly the Orange Free State), for sponsorship reasons named Vodacom Free State Cheetahs, are a South African rugby union team that participates in the annual Currie Cup tournament. ... Blue Bulls logo The Vodacom Blue Bulls is a South African rugby union team that participates in the annual Currie Cup tournament. ... First International Australia 3 - 22 New Zealand (15 August 1903) Largest win New Zealand 145 - 17 Japan (4 June 1995) Worst defeat Australia 28 - 7 New Zealand (28 August 1999) World Cup Appearances 5 (First in 1987) Best result Champions, 1987 The international rugby union team of New Zealand are... A Grand Slam can completed in two ways in rugby union. ... Home Nations is a term used to refer to the four constituent parts of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland - England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland (collectively, but also as separate entities, distinct from the United Kingdom as a whole), or the nations of the British Isles (traditionally... -1... England Rugby is the name of the English national rugby union team. ... Rugby union in Scotland is administered by the Scottish Rugby Union, a founder member of the International Rugby Board in 1886 with fellow Celtic nations Ireland and Wales. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... The International Rugby Board (IRB), headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, is the world governing and law-making body for the game of Rugby Union (as opposed to Rugby League—see the respective entries for differences between the two). ... Daniel William Carter (born 5 March 1982 in Leeston, Christchurch, New Zealand) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer. ... Graham Henry (born 8 June 1946 in Christchurch) is a New Zealand rugby union coach, currently head coach of the countrys storied national team, the All Blacks. ...

Football (Soccer)

For fuller coverage, see: 2005 in football (soccer). Look up Football in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Football is a ball game played between two teams of eleven players, each attempting to win by scoring more goals than their opponent. ... May 18 is the 138th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (139th in leap years). ... UEFA Cup logo The UEFA Cup is a football competition for European club teams. ... PFC CSKA Moscow (Russian: or Professional Football Club - Central Sports Club of Army (Moscow)) is the football section of the CSKA sports club of Moscow, Russia. ... UEFA logo The Union of European Football Associations, almost always referred to by the acronym UEFA (pronounced you-AY-fuh), is the administrative and controlling body for European football. ... Sporting Clube de Portugal (pron. ... Estádio José Alvalade Estádio José Alvalade is a football stadium in Lisbon, home of Sporting Lisbon, one of Portugals biggest clubs. ... District or region Lisbon Mayor   - Party Carmona Rodrigues PSD Area 84. ... May 25 is the 145th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (146th in leap years). ... Official logo The UEFA Champions League is an annual club football competition organised by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) for the most successful football clubs in Europe. ... Liverpool Football Club (usually known simply as Liverpool) is an English football club that is based in Liverpool, Merseyside; current holders of the English FA Cup (2006), they are the most successful English football team of all time. ... Satellite image of Istanbul and the Bosphorus Istanbul (Turkish: Ä°stanbul) is Turkeys largest city, and its cultural and economic center. ... August 31 is the 243rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (244th in leap years), with 122 days remaining. ... Club Atlético Boca Juniors is the one of the most popular Argentine sports clubs, best known for its football team. ... The Recopa Sudamericana (English: South American Recup, Portuguese: Recopa Sulamericana) is at stake in an annual football series (2 legs) between the reigning champions of the Copa Libertadores de América and Copa Sudamericana. ... Corporación Deportiva Once Caldas, usually known simply as Once Caldas, is a Colombian football (soccer) team, based in Manizales. ... Buenos Aires (English: Fair Winds; originally Ciudad de la Santísima Trinidad y Puerto de Santa María de los Buenos Aires, City of the Holy Trinity and Port of Saint Mary of the Fair Winds) is the capital of Argentina and its largest city and port, and one of... Manizales skyline Motto: My Manizales of the Soul! (Mi Manizales del Alma!) Mayor [Luis Roberto Rivas Montoya] Area 508km² Geographical coordinateses 75 33 10W and 05 06 15 N Altitude 2150 msnm Temperature 18º Relative humidity 80% Annual precipitation 2000 mm Average speed of the wind 15 km/h... November 13 is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 48 days remaining. ... Year Founded 1995 League Major League Soccer Stadium The Home Depot Center Coach Steve Sampson, 2004— First Game Los Angeles Galaxy 2–1 MetroStars (Rose Bowl; April 13, 1996) Largest Win Dallas Burn 1–8 Los Angeles Galaxy (Cotton Bowl; June 4, 1998) Worst Defeat MetroStars 5–0 Los Angeles... MLS Cup is the final game of the Major League Soccer post-season, officially recognized as the championship of the league. ... December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The FIFA Club World Championship 2005 was a football tournament held in Japan between 11 and 18 December 2005. ... Champions League Logo Copa Libertadores Logo The European/South American Cup, commonly referred to as the Intercontinental Cup or Toyota Cup, was a football competition endorsed by UEFA and CONMEBOL, contested between the winners of the European Champions League and the South American Copa Libertadores in a match played each... São Paulos Mascot São Paulo Futebol Clube, usually called São Paulo FC or just São Paulo, is a very traditional Brazilian football team from São Paulo, founded on January 25, 1930, and Re-founded on December 16, 1935. ... Official logo The UEFA Champions League is an annual club football competition organised by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) for the most successful football clubs in Europe. ... Liverpool Football Club (usually known simply as Liverpool) is an English football club that is based in Liverpool, Merseyside; current holders of the English FA Cup (2006), they are the most successful English football team of all time. ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Club Atlético Boca Juniors is the one of the most popular Argentine sports clubs, best known for its football team. ... Club Universidad Nacional, also known as Universidad, UNAM, or Pumas, is a Mexican professional football club, one of the most popular and most important in Mexico. ... The Copa Sudamericana (English: South American Cup, Portuguese: Copa Sulamericana) is an international football cup competition played annually by clubs of South America. ... This article is about the Copa Sudamericana of 2005, international football cup competition played annually by clubs of South America and CONCACAF. // Detailed Results First round The table gives the teams in the first round gathered in elimination groups of 2 or 4 teams (those in bold moved ahead): Second... December 19 is the 353rd day of the year (354th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ronaldo de Assis Moreira (born 21 March 1980 in Porto Alegre, Brazil) is a footballer more commonly known as Ronaldinho Gaúcho, due to his being from the Rio Grande do Sul state of Brazil, or simply Ronaldinho. ... Birgit Prinz (born October 25, 1977) is a German international womens football player. ... The FIFA World Player of the Year is a football award given annually to the male and female player who is thought to be the best in the world, based on votes by coaches and captains of international teams. ... The following are the football (soccer) events of the year 2005 throughout the world. ...


Gaelic Athletic Association

A stylised Celtic cross serves as the traditional logo of the GAA. The Gaelic Athletic Association (The GAA) (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael) is an organisation which is mostly focussed on promoting Irish sports, such as hurling and camogie, Gaelic football and handball, and rounders. ... April 16 is the 106th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (107th in leap years). ... A stylised Celtic cross serves as the traditional logo of the GAA. The Gaelic Athletic Association (The GAA) (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael) is an organisation which is mostly focussed on promoting Irish sports, such as hurling and camogie, Gaelic football and handball, and rounders. ... Croke Park (Irish: Páirc an Chrócaigh) in Dublin, Ireland is the principal stadium and headquarters of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), Irelands biggest sporting organisation. ... First international Italy 3 - 0 Ireland (FAI) (Turin, Italy; 21 March 1926) Largest win Republic of Ireland 8 - 0 Malta (Dublin, Republic of Ireland; 16 November 1983) Worst defeat Brazil 7 - 0 Republic of Ireland (Uberlândia, Brazil; 27 May 1982) World Cup Appearances 3 (First in 1990) Best result... // The Men in Green The Ireland national rugby union team is Irelands international rugby union team. ... A DART train passes under the Lansdowne Road Rugby Football Stadium and over a level crossing as it enters the station of the same name. ... Camogie (in Irish, Camógaíocht) is a Celtic team sport, the female variant of hurling. ... The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (or Cork GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Cork. ... The Galway County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Coiste Chontae na Gaillimhe) or Galway GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Galway. ... Gaelic Football action Gaelic football (Irish: peil ghaelach) is a form of football played mainly in Ireland. ... The Bank of Ireland All-Ireland Senior Football Championship 2005 began on Sunday, May 7, 2005. ... The Tyrone County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Tír Eoghain) or Tyrone GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Tyrone. ... The Kerry County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (or Kerry GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Kerry. ... The National Football League (known for sponsorship reasons as the Allianz National Football League) is a Gaelic football tournament held annually between the county teams of Ireland, under the auspices of the Gaelic Athletic Association. ... The Armagh County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Coiste Chontae Ard Mhacha) or Armagh GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Armagh. ... The Wexford County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Loch Garman) or Wexford GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Wexford. ... The Tommy Murphy Cup 2005 began on July 16, 2005. ... // History Gaelic football Hurling External links Tipperary on Hoganstand. ... The Wexford County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Loch Garman) or Wexford GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Wexford. ... Ladies Gaelic Football is the most prominent amateur team sport for women in Ireland. ... The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (or Cork GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Cork. ... The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (or Cork GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Cork. ... Hurling (Irish, Iomáint) is an outdoor team sport of Celtic origin, played with sticks and a ball. ... The Guinness Hurling Championship 2005 began on Sunday, May 15, 2005. ... The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (or Cork GAA) is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Cork. ... The Galway County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Coiste Chontae na Gaillimhe) or Galway GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Galway. ... Liam MacCarthy Cup The Liam McCarthy Cup is the name of the Cup that the top twelve hurling teams play for in the Guinness All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, the premier knockout competition in the game of hurling played in Ireland. ... The Christy Ring Cup 2005 began on Saturday, June 4, 2005. ... The Westmeath County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Coiste Chontae na hIarmhí) or Westmeath GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Westmeath. ... The Down County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste An Dún) or Down GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic Games in County Down. ... The Nicky Rackard Cup is in effect a competition for the Division 3 hurling teams, the so-called teams in Ireland that would not be considered traditional hurling teams. ... The Carlow County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cummann Luthchleas Gael Coiste Londáin) or London GAA is responsible for Gaelic Games in London. ... // History Gaelic football Hurling External links Louth on Hoganstand. ... The National Hurling League (known for sponsorship reasons as the Allianz National Hurling League) is a hurling tournament held annually between the county teams of Ireland, under the auspices of the Gaelic Athletic Association. ...

Golf

For fuller coverage see 2005 in golf. // Mens professional golf Major championships 7-10 April: The Masters - Tiger Woods defeated fellow American Chris DiMarco at the first playoff hole to claim his 4th Masters title, and his 9th major. ...


Major championships The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ...

Women's majors The Masters is one of four major championships in mens golf. ... Eldrick Tiger Woods (born December 30, 1975, in Cypress, California) is an American golfer, widely considered to be one of the greatest golfers of all time. ... Chris DiMarco during the 2005 U.S. Masters Chris DiMarco (born August 23, 1968 Huntington, New York) is an American golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. ... The Official World Golf Rankings are a system for rating the performance level of male professional golfers. ... The United States Open Championship is an annual mens golf tournament staged by the United States Golf Association each June. ... Michael Campbell (born February 23, 1969 in Hawera, Taranaki) is a New Zealand golfer who is best-known for having won the 2005 US Open, and the richest prize in golf, the £1,000,000 HSBC World Match Play Championship the same year. ... Sir Bob Charles KNZM CBE (born March 14, 1936) is one of the world’s greatest left handed golfers, winner of more than 70 titles and first lefty to win one of golf’s Majors. ... 2005 Open Champion Tiger Woods holding the Claret Jug. ... Eldrick Tiger Woods (born December 30, 1975, in Cypress, California) is an American golfer, widely considered to be one of the greatest golfers of all time. ... The 18th green and clubhouse of the R&A. Looking up the 18th fairway towards the clubhouse with the famous bridge over the Swilken Burn in the middle distance. ... Nicklaus celebrates his victory in the 1980 U.S. Open Jack William Nicklaus (born January 21, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio), also known as The Golden Bear, was a major force in professional golf, first on the PGA Tour from the 1960s to the mid to late 1980s, and then on... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... Philip Alfred Mickelson (born June 16, 1970) (nicknamed Lefty for having a left-handed swing, despite being right-handed), is an American professional golfer. ... Thomas Björn (b. ... Steve Elkington (born December 8, 1962 in Inverell, Australia) is an Australian golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. ... The Baltusrol Golf Club is a 36-hole country club located in Springfield Township, Union County, New Jersey. ... Official language(s) None, English de facto Capital Largest city Trenton Newark Area  Ranked 47th  - Total 8,729 sq. ... Womens golf has evolved a set of major tournaments which parallels that in mens golf, but the womens system is younger and has been less stable that the mens. ...

Money list/order of merit winners The Kraft Nabisco Championship (originally the Colgate/Dinah Shore Winners Circle Championship) is one of the four major golf tournaments for women on the LPGA Tour. ... (born October 9, 1970) is a Swedish professional golfer. ... The LPGA Championship, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the McDonalds LPGA Championship, is the second-longest running tournament in the history of the Ladies Professional Golf Association surpassed only by the U.S. Womens Open. ... (born October 9, 1970) is a Swedish professional golfer. ... Michelle Wie (born October 11, 1989) is a professional American golfer who has gained attention for her long drives and her attempts to make a cut at a PGA Tour event. ... The U.S. Womens Open Golf Championship is one of the LPGAs major championships along with the LPGA Championship, the Womens British Open, and the Kraft Nabisco Championship. ... Birdie Kim (born Ju-Yun Kim in Ik-San on 26 August 1981) is a female South Korean golfer. ... Morgan Pressel (born May 23, 1988 in Tampa, Florida) is a teenage American golfer from Boca Raton, Florida. ... The Womens British Open, also known for sponsorship reasons as the Weetabix Womens British Open, is one of the leading events in womens professional golf, being the only tournament which is classified as a major by both the Ladies European Tour and the LPGA Tour. ... Jeong Jang (born June 11th 1980 in Daejeon, Korea) is a South Korean golfer who plays on the U.S. based LPGA Tour. ...

Other happenings The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... Eldrick Tiger Woods (born December 30, 1975, in Cypress, California) is an American golfer, widely considered to be one of the greatest golfers of all time. ... The PGA European Tour is a top-level professional mens golf tour. ... Colin Montgomerie, OBE (born June 23, 1963) is a Scottish golfer. ... The LPGA is the Ladies Professional Golf Association. ... Annika Sörenstam is a professional golfer from Sweden. ... The Champions Tour, a golf tour run by the PGA TOUR, hosts 30 events annually in the United States and Canada for golfers 50 and older. ... Dana Quigley (born April 14, 1947, in Lynnfield Centre, Massachusetts) is an American golfer. ...

  • 6 March: Tiger Woods wins the Ford Championship at Doral and returns to Number 1 in the Official World Golf Rankings.
  • 20 March: Vijay Singh's tied second place finish at the Bay Hill Invitational restores him to Number 1 after just two weeks.
  • 22 May: Vijay Singh returns to Number 1. Neither he nor Woods played the previous weekend, but Singh lost fewer old points than did Woods, enabling him to surpass Woods.
  • 13 June: Woods and Singh exchange places atop the World Rankings once again.

Eldrick Tiger Woods (born December 30, 1975, in Cypress, California) is an American golfer, widely considered to be one of the greatest golfers of all time. ... The Ford Championship at Doral is a PGA Tour golf tournament, which takes place on the Blue Monster course at the Doral Golf Resort & Spa in Doral, Florida, a suburb of Miami. ... The Official World Golf Rankings are a system for rating the performance level of male professional golfers. ... The Bay Hill Invitational is a PGA Tour golf tournament. ...

Handball

The 2005 World Championship for men in team handball is being played in Tunisia between January 23rd and February 6th, 2005. ...

Ice skating

Outdoor ice skating in Austria Ice skating is travelling on ice with skates, narrow (and sometimes parabolic) blade-like devices moulded into special boots (or, more primitively, without boots, tied to regular footwear). ...

Figure skating

Figure skating is an ice skating sporting event where individuals, mixed couples, or groups perform spins, jumps, and other moves on the ice, often to music. ... Moscow (Russian: Москва́, Moskva, IPA: ) is the capital of Russia and the countrys principal political, economic, financial, educational and transportation center, located on the river Moskva. ... March 16 is the 75th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (76th in Leap years). ... Tatiana Totmianina (born November 2, 1981) in Perm, Russia, is a figure skater and Olympic Champion. ... Maxim Marinin (born March 23, 1977) is a Russian figure skater. ... Maria Petrova cyrillic Мария Петрова was born in Plovdiv, Bulgaria in 1975 and is regarded as one of the finest rhythmic gymnasts of all time. ... Alexei Tikhonov (born November 1, 1971 in Leningrad (now St. ... Zhang and Zhang at the 2004 World Championships in Dortmund. ... Zhang and Zhang at the 2004 World Championships in Dortmund. ... March 17 is the 76th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (77th in Leap years). ... Stéphane Lambiel (born April 2, 1985 in Martigny, Switzerland) is a five-time Swiss national figure skating champion and is the current World Figure Skating Champion (2005). ... Jeffrey Buttle (born September 1, 1982 in Smooth Rock Falls, Ontario) is a Canadian figure skater. ... Evan Lysacek (born June 4, 1985 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American figure skater and a two-time world bronze medalist (2005-2006). ... March 18 is the 77th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (78th in leap years). ... Tatiana Navka (born April 13, 1975) is a Russian ice dancer. ... Roman Kostomarov (born February 8, 1977) is a Russian ice dancer. ... Tanith Belbin (born July 11, 1984, Kingston, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian-American figure skater with dual-citizenship. ... Benjamin Agosto (born January 15, 1982, Chicago, Illinois, USA) is an American skater. ... Elena Grushina (born January 8, 1975 in Odessa, Ukraine) is a Ukrainian figure skater. ... Ruslan Goncharov (born January 20, 1973 in Odessa, Ukraine) is a Ukranian figure skater. ... March 19 is the 78th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (79th in leap years). ... Irina Slutskaya (ru: Ирина Слуцкая), born February 9, 1979 in Moscow, Russia is a Russian figure skater. ... This article is about Sasha Cohen, a figure skater. ... Carolina Kostner, (nickname: Caro), born 8 February 1987 in Bozen-Bolzano (Italy), is an Italian figure skater. ...

Ice Hockey

February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The 2004-05 NHL season would have been the 88th regular season of the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Gary Bruce Bettman (born on June 2, 1952 in Queens, New York) has served as commissioner of the National Hockey League since February 1, 1993. ... May 29 is the 149th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (150th in leap years). ... The 2005 Memorial Cup will be held May 21-29, 2005 at the John Labatt Centre in London, Ontario. ... Conference: Western Division: Midwest Founded: 1965 Home Ice: John Labatt Centre Capacity: 9,100 Ice Size: 200 x 85 City: London, Ontario, Canada Colours: Green, Gold, Black, and White Head Coach: Dale Hunter General Manager: Mark Hunter The London Knights are an ice hockey team from London, Ontario, Canada, playing... The Rimouski Océanic are a junior ice hockey team in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL). ... The Memorial Cup is the championship trophy of the Canadian Hockey League (CHL). ... June 1 is the 152nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (153rd in leap years), with 213 days remaining. ... The Kelly Cup goes to play-off champion of the East Coast Hockey League. ... The Trenton Titans is a ECHL team in Trenton, New Jersey. ... The Florida Everblades are an ECHL ice hockey team playing in the Southeast Division. ... The Kelly Cup goes to play-off champion of the East Coast Hockey League. ... June 10 is the 161st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (162nd in leap years), with 204 days remaining. ... The AHL prize. ... The Philadelphia Phantoms are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The Chicago Wolves are a hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The AHL prize. ... The Philadelphia Flyers are a professional ice hockey team based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ... The ECHL (formerly the East Coast Hockey League) is a professional ice hockey league based in Princeton, New Jersey with teams scattered across the United States and Canada, generally regarded as a tier below the American Hockey League. ... The Trenton Titans is a ECHL team in Trenton, New Jersey. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is regarded as the top professional hockey league in North America outside the National Hockey League (NHL). ... The Philadelphia Phantoms are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... July 22 is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... The 2004-05 NHL lockout resulted in the cancellation of what would have been the 88th season of the National Hockey League (NHL). ... The NHL collective bargaining agreement is the basic contract between the NHL team owners and the NHL Players Association, designed to be arrived at through the typical labour-managment negotiations of collective bargaining. ... The modernized NHL shield logo debuted in 2005, replacing the orange and black shield, which had been used since the leagues inception. ... The National Hockey League Players Association or NHLPA is a labour union that represents the interests of the hockey players in the National Hockey League. ...

Lacrosse

Major League Lacrosse (US):

Major League Lacrosse is a professional field lacrosse league played in the United States. ... The Baltimore Bayhawks are Baltimore, Marylands professional lacrosse team. ... The Long Island Lizards are Uniondale, New Yorks professional lacrosse team. ... Chicago (officially named the City of Chicago) is the third largest city in the United States (after New York City and Los Angeles), with an official population of 2,896,016, as of the 2000 census. ... This article refers to the state capital of Colorado. ... This article is about the largest city in California. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ...

National Lacrosse League (US):

NLL logo Old MILL logo The National Lacrosse League (NLL) is the professional league of mens indoor lacrosse in North America. ... The Toronto Rock are a member of the National Lacrosse League (NLL), a North American professional sports league. ... The Arizona Sting are a member of the National Lacrosse League, a professional sports league in North America, since the 2000-2001 season. ... The Champions Cup is the trophy awarded to the playoff winners in the National Lacrosse League. ... Les Bartley (d. ... The Toronto Rock are a member of the National Lacrosse League (NLL), a North American professional sports league. ... Gary Gait was born in Victoria, British Columbia on April 5, 1967. ... The Colorado Mammoth is a member of the National Lacrosse League, a professional sports league in North America. ... Paul Gait was born in Victoria, British Columbia. ... The Dive Shot. A womens lacrosse player carries the ball past a defender. ...

NCAA Division I (US Collegiate):

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often pronounced N-C-Double-A or N-C-Two-A) is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletics programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... Division I (or DI) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States. ... The Johns Hopkins University, founded in 1876, is a private institution of higher learning located in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. ... Each year, the NCAA Championship determines the top lacrosse team in the NCAA Division I, Division II, and Division III. Past Winners // Division I 1971 -- Cornell 12-6 Maryland 1972 -- Virginia 13-12 Johns Hopkins 1973 -- Maryland 10-9 (2 OT) Johns Hopkins 1974 -- Johns Hopkins 17-12 Maryland 1975... Motto: Philadelphia maneto (Let brotherly love continue) Nickname: City of Brotherly Love, Philly, the Quaker City Map Political Statistics Founded October 27, 1682 Incorporated October 25, 1701 County Philadelphia County Mayor John F. Street (D) Geographic Statistics Area  - Total  - Land  - Water 369 km² (143 mi²) 350 km² (135 mi²) 20... May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). ... For other schools named Northwestern please see Northwestern College. ... Division I (or DI) is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association in the United States. ... NCAA women Lacrosse champions. ...

Motorcycle racing

Start of a Motocross race Motorcycle Racing A Motor Cross Bike A Speedway Bike There are a variety of sports involving racing motorcycles. ... Ryuichi Kiyonari is a Japanese motorcycle racer who was runner-up to Gregorio Lavilla in the 2005 British Superbike championship. ... Suzuka 8 Hours is a Super NES game that allows you to virtually participate in the grueling eight-hour long Suzuka race in Japan. ... For other uses, see Honda (disambiguation). ... The Daytona 200 is a 68-lap, 200 mile (322 km) motorcycle race held annually at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ... For other uses, see Honda (disambiguation). ...

Radiosport

The term Radiosport is of modern Eastern European origin and is used to describe one of several competitive amateur radio activities. ... High Speed Telegraphy (HST) competitions challenge individuals to correctly receive and copy Morse code transmissions sent at very high speeds. ... Ohrid (in Macedonian: Охрид, see also different names) is a city on the eastern shore of Lake Ohrid in western Republic of Macedonia. ... Motto: (Macedonian: Слобода или Смрт) (English: Liberty or death) Anthem: Macedonian: Денес Над Македонија (Transliteration: Denes Nad Makedonija) (Translation: Today Over Macedonia) Capital Skopje Largest city Skopje Official language(s) Macedonian1 Government President Prime Minister Parliamentary republic Branko Crvenkovski Vlado Bučkovski Independence Declared From Yugoslavia September 8, 1991 Area  - Total    - Water (%)   25,333 km² (146th...

Skiing

Members of the US Air Force skiing (and snowboarding) at Keystone Resorts 14th Annual SnoFest An alpine skier Deep powder skiing Skiing is the activity of gliding over snow using skis (originally wooden planks, now usually made from fiberglass or related composites) strapped to the feet with ski bindings. ... Alpine skiing (or downhill skiing) is a recreational activity and sport involving sliding down snow-covered hills with long, thin skis attached to each foot. ... Anja Sofia Tess Pärson (born April 25, 1981 in Umeå) is a Swedish alpine skier winner of four world championships and two overall Alpine Skiing World Cups. ... The alpine skiing World Cup is a circuit of alpine skiing competitions regulated by the FIS. Held at ski resorts across Europe, the continental US, and Canada, competitors compete to achieve the best time in four disciplines: Slalom, Giant Slalom, Super-G, and Downhill. ... Samuel Bode Miller (born October 12, 1977 in Franconia, New Hampshire to Jo Kenney and Woody Miller) (middle name pronounced Bo-dee, in IPA ) is an American alpine skier. ... The alpine skiing World Cup is a circuit of alpine skiing competitions regulated by the FIS. Held at ski resorts across Europe, the continental US, and Canada, competitors compete to achieve the best time in four disciplines: Slalom, Giant Slalom, Super-G, and Downhill. ...

Snooker

Snooker is a billiards sport that is played on a large (12 × 6) baize-covered table with pockets in each of the four corners and in the middle of each of the long side cushions. ...

2004/05 season

The snooker season 2004/2005 is a series of snooker tournaments played during the years 2004 and 2005. ... The Welsh Open is a professional snooker tournament. ... Ronnie OSullivan (born 5 December 1975) is a professional snooker player. ... Stephen Hendry MBE (born January 13, 1969 in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... The Malta Cup is a professional snooker tournament that was introduced in the 2004/05 season. ... Stephen Hendry MBE (born January 13, 1969 in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... Graeme Dott (born May 12, 1977) is a professional snooker player from Larkhall in Scotland. ... The Masters, formerly the Benson & Hedges Masters is a professional snooker tournament. ... Ronnie OSullivan (born 5 December 1975) is a professional snooker player. ... John Higgins (born May 18, 1975, Wishaw, North Lanarkshire) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... The Irish Masters is a professional snooker tournament. ... Ronnie OSullivan (born 5 December 1975) is a professional snooker player. ... Matthew Stevens (born September 11, 1977) is a Welsh professional snooker player. ... The China Open was a professional snooker tournament. ... Ding Junhui (Chinese: 丁俊晖; Pinyin Dīng Jùnhuī) (born April 1, 1987 (some sources say 4 March)) is a Chinese snooker player, born in Yixing, Jiangsu (near Shanghai), and is now a resident of England during the snooker season. ... Stephen Hendry MBE (born January 13, 1969 in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... The World Snooker Championship, currently held at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, is the climax of snookers annual calendar and the most important snooker event of the year in terms of prestige, prize money and world ranking points. ... Shaun Murphy (born August 10, 1982) is an English professional snooker player and the 2005 world snooker champion. ... Matthew Stevens (born September 11, 1977) is a Welsh professional snooker player. ...

2005/06 season

The snooker season 2005/2006 is a series of snooker tournaments played during 2005 and 2006. ... The Northern Ireland Trophy is a professional snooker tournament. ... Matthew Stevens (born September 11, 1977) is a Welsh professional snooker player. ... Stephen Hendry MBE (born January 13, 1969 in Auchterarder, Perth and Kinross) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... The title given to this article is incorrect due to technical limitations. ... John Higgins (born May 18, 1975, Wishaw, North Lanarkshire) is a Scottish professional snooker player. ... Ronnie OSullivan (born 5 December 1975) is a professional snooker player. ...

Sumo

  • Asashoryu Akinori wins all six basho (tournament) in 2005 (a new record) and wins eighty-four bouts (out of ninety) setting a new record for victories in a single year. His seventh straight basho championship is also a new record.

Sumo (相撲 Sumō), is a competition contact sport where two wrestlers or rikishi face off in a circular area. ... Yokozuna Asashoryu (center) performing the ring-entering ceremony while flanked by a sword bearer Asasekiryu on the left and dew sweeper Tōki on the right. ...

Tennis

This article is about the Australian Open tennis tournament. ... Below youll find the results, starting from the fourth round, of the Mens Singles Competition at the 2005 Australian Open, which started on Monday January 17, 2005 on Melbourne Park. ... Marat Safin (Tatar: Marat Mixail ulı Safin; Russian: Марат Михайлович Сафин ; b. ... Lleyton Glynn Hewitt (born February 24, 1981, Adelaide, Australia), is a former World No. ... Below youll find the results, starting from the fourth round, of the Womens Singles Competition at the 2005 Australian Open, which started on Monday January 17, 2005 on Melbourne Park. ... Serena Jameka Williams (born September 26, 1981) is an African-American professional womens tennis player, who is a former World No. ... Lindsay Ann Davenport (born June 8, 1976 in Palos Verdes, California) is an American professional female tennis player. ... The French Open, officially the Tournoi de Roland-Garros (English: Roland Garros Tournament), is a tennis event held over two weeks between mid May and early June in Paris, France, and is the second of the Grand Slam tournaments on the annual tennis calendar. ... Below youll find the results, starting from the fourth round, of the Mens Singles Competition at the 2005 French Open, which started on Monday May 23, 2005 on Roland Garros in Paris. ... Rafael (Rafa) Nadal Parera, born June 3, 1986 in Manacor, Mallorca, is a Spanish tennis player. ... Mariano Puerta (born September 9, 1978 in Belgrano, Buenos Aires) is an Argentine professional male tennis player. ... Below youll find the results, starting from the fourth round, of the Womens Singles Competition at the 2005 French Open, which started on Monday May 23, 2005 on Roland Garros in Paris. ... Justine Henin-Hardenne ( ) (June 1, 1982, Liège) is a former World No. ... Country: France Residence: Sarasota, Florida, USA Height: 1. ... Wimbledon logo The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly referred to as simply Wimbledon, is the oldest and arguably most prestigious event in the sport of tennis. ... Roger Federer is a professional tennis player who in 2004 became the 23rd World No. ... Andrew Stephen Roddick, (born August 30, 1982 in Omaha, Nebraska), nicknamed A-Rod (see [1]), is a professional tennis player from the United States and is a former World No. ... Venus Williams. ... Lindsay Ann Davenport (born June 8, 1976 in Palos Verdes, California) is an American professional female tennis player. ... The United States Open tennis championships, commonly refered to as the U.S. Open (or as simply the Open in the U.S. only), is the fourth and final event of the Grand Slam tennis tournaments. ... Roger Federer is a professional tennis player who in 2004 became the 23rd World No. ... Andre Kirk Agassi (born April 29, 1970, in Las Vegas, Nevada) is a former World No. ... Kim Clijsters IPA , (born 8 June 1983 in Bilzen, Belgium) is the current World No. ... Country: France Residence: Sarasota, Florida, USA Height: 1. ... The Tennis Masters Cup is a tennis tournament played annually at the end of each year, involving the top eight players in the mens tennis world rankings. ... David Nalbandian (January 1, 1982, Unquillo, Córdoba, Argentina) is a professional tennis player from Argentina of Armenian descent. ... Roger Federer is a professional tennis player who in 2004 became the 23rd World No. ... The WTA Tour Championships is a tennis tournament played annually at the end of the season for the top-ranked players on the Womens Tennis Association (WTA) tour. ... Amélie Mauresmo (born on 5 July 1979) is a French professional tennis player. ... Country: France Residence: Sarasota, Florida, USA Height: 1. ...

Thoroughbred Horse Racing

Flat races

Triple Crown Races May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... The One Thousand Guineas Stakes is a Group 1 United Kingdom flat racing horse race for three year old fillies run over a distance of 1 mile at Newmarket Racecourse during May. ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... The Kentucky Oaks is a Grade I Thoroughbred horse race for three-year-old fillies, staged annually in Louisville, Kentucky. ... June 3 is the 154th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (155th in leap years), with 211 days remaining. ... The Oaks Stakes is a Group 1 United Kingdom flat racing horse race for three year old fillies run over a distance of 1 mile 4 furlongs at Epsom Downs during June. ... June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... Hurricane Run (born 2002) is a world champion thoroughbred racehorse trained by André Fabre, and ridden by jockey Kieren Fallon for owner Michael Tabor. ... The Irish Derby Stakes have been held annually at The Curragh in County Kildare, Ireland since 1866. ... The Queens Plate is North Americas oldest thoroughbred horse race, run at a distance of 1 1/4 miles for 3-year-old thoroughbed horses, foaled in Canada, run annually in July at Woodbine Racetrack, Etobicoke (Toronto), Ontario. ... August 27 is the 239th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (240th in leap years), with 126 days remaining. ... Flower Alley (born May 7, 2002) is an American thoroughbred racehorse. ... The Travers Stakes, held at Saratoga Race Course near Saratoga Springs, New York, is the oldest major thoroughbred horse race in the United States. ... October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... Races at Lonchamp - Édouard Manet, 1867 The Prix de LArc de Triomphe is a flat thoroughbred horse race of a 2400 metres (about 1 mile 4 furlongs) raced on turf for 3 year olds and up, Colts, horses, Fillies and mares (exclude geldings). ... October 29 is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 63 days remaining. ... The Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association. ... Secretariats statue greets racing fans and jockeys in the paddock of Belmont Park. ... Elmont is a hamlet (and census-designated place) located in Long Island, Nassau County, New York, in the Town of Hempstead. ... The Breeders Cup Classic is a Thoroughbred horse race for 3 years old and up. ... The Breeders Cup Distaff is a Thoroughbred horse race for fillies and mares, 3 years old and up. ... The Breeders Cup Filly & Mare Turf is a Thoroughbred horse race on turf for fillies and mares, 3 years old and up. ... Stevie Wonderboy is a thoroughbred horse. ... The Breeders Cup Juvenile is a Thoroughbred horse race for 2-year-old colts and geldings. ... The Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and held on a single day at a predetermined site, usually in the United States but sometimes in Canada. ... The Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and held on a single day at a predetermined site, usually in the United States but sometimes in Canada. ... The Breeders Cup World Thoroughbred Championships is an annual series of thoroughbred horse races sponsored by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and held on a single day at a predetermined site, usually in the United States but sometimes in Canada. ... The Breeders Cup Turf is a Thoroughbred horse race on turf for 3 years old and up. ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Makybe Diva is a British-bred Australian thoroughbred racehorse, the first to win the prestigious Melbourne Cup three times. ... The 1976 cup won by Van Der Hum. ... The Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing (Triple Crown for short, but the term is also used in other sports, and thus the full name should be used when it could cause confusion) consists of three races for three-year-old thoroughbred horses. ...

  • Japan
    • Satsuki Sho(Japanese 2000 Guineas) (April 17) - Deep Impact
    • Tokyo Yushun(Japanese Derby) (May 29) - Deep Impact
    • Kikuka Sho(Japanese St.Leger) (October 23) - Deep Impact

The Two Thousand Guineas Stakes is a Group 1 1 mile (1600 meters) thoroughbred flat racing horse race for 3-year-olds colts and fillies run in May of each year over the Rowley Mile at Newmarket, Suffolk, England. ... April 30 is the 120th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (121st in leap years), with 245 days remaining, as the last day in April. ... Epsom Derby, Théodore Géricault, 1821. ... June 4 is the 155th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (156th in leap years), with 210 days remaining. ... The St. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the year (254th in leap years). ... Churchill Downs racetrack, 2004 The Kentucky Derby is a stakes race for three-year-old thoroughbred horses, staged annually in Louisville, Kentucky on the first Saturday in May, capping the three-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival. ... May 7 is the 127th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (128th in leap years). ... Giacomo, a thoroughbred race horse trained by John Shirreffs, won the 2005 Kentucky Derby in 2:02. ... The jockey of the 2005 Kentucky Derbys winning horse. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... May 21 is the 141st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (142nd in leap years). ... Afleet Alex (born 2002) is an American thoroughbred race horse. ... The Belmont Stakes is a prestigious horse race held yearly in June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. ... June 11 is the 162nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (163rd in leap years), with 203 days remaining. ... Deep Impact(Nippon Derby 2005 on May 29) Deep Impact is a Japanese horse that won all the six races since his debut, including G1 Satsuki Sho (Japanese 2000 Guineas,2000m, at Nakayama) and Nippon Derby (2400m, at Tokyo). ...

Steeplechases

March 19 is the 78th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (79th in leap years). ... The Cheltenham Gold Cup is the foremost Chase in the United Kingdom, run at Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. ... April 9 is the 99th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (100th in leap years). ... For the racing-themed rollercoaster of the same name, see Grand National (Roller coaster) The Grand National is the most valuable National Hunt handicap horse race in the United Kingdom. ...

Water Polo

Water polo is a team water sport, which can be best described as a combination of swimming, football (soccer), basketball, ice hockey, rugby and wrestling. ... The 2005 World Aquatics Championships or the XI FINA Championships were held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from July 16 to July 31, 2005. ... {{Canadian City/Disable Field={{{Disable Motto Link}}}}} Motto: Concordia Salus (Salvation through harmony) Ville de Montréal, Québec, Canada Location. ... The 2005 World Aquatics Championships or the XI FINA Championships were held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from July 16 to July 31, 2005. ... {{Canadian City/Disable Field={{{Disable Motto Link}}}}} Motto: Concordia Salus (Salvation through harmony) Ville de Montréal, Québec, Canada Location. ...

General sporting events

Multi-Sport Events Arctic Winter Games Asian Games Canada Games Commonwealth Games Francophone Games Gaelic Games Gay Games Goodwill Games Nordic Games Pan American Games Paralympic Games Special Olympic Games Summer Olympic Games Winter Olympic Games World Games World Wheelchair Games X Games American football Alamo Bowl Aztec Bowl Capital... The East Asian Games is a multi-sport event held every four years since 1993 among athletes from East Asian countries. ... Deaflympics (previously called Deaf World Games) the Games are for deaf people to compete at an elite level. ... Melbourne is the state capital and largest city in the Australian state of Victoria, and the second-largest city in Australia, with a population of approximately 3. ... The 23rd Southeast Asian Games (also known as the 2005 SEA Games) was a biannual multi-sport event held in the Philippines from November 27, 2005 to December 5, 2005. ... Manila (Tagalog: Maynila) is the capital of the Philippines. ... Categories: | | ... Bangkok from the Chao Phraya River at sunset, July 2004 Bangkok, (in Thai กรุงเทพฯ, กรุงเทพมหานคร, or Krung Thep, Krung Thep Mahanakhon), population 8,538,610 (1990), is the capital and largest city of Thailand. ... The World Games of 2005 took place in Duisburg, Germany from 14th July 2005 until 24th July 2005. ... Duisburg is a German city and port in the western part of the Ruhr Area (Ruhrgebiet) in North Rhine-Westphalia. ... The Mediterranean Games are a multi-sport games held every four years for nations bordering the Mediterranean Sea. ... Almería (2003 pop. ... The 2005 Summer Universiade, also known as the XXIII Summer Universiade, took place in Izmir, Turkey. ... Shows the Location of the Province Ä°zmir Izmir from space, June 1996 Izmir (Turkish spelling Ä°zmir, contraction of its former name Smyrna), the second-largest port (after Ä°stanbul) and the third most populous city (2,409,000 in 2000) of Turkey, is located on the Aegean Sea near the Gulf... The 2005 Winter Universiade, the XXII Winter Universiade, took place in Innsbruck, Austria. ... Innsbruck City Center Innsbruck and Nordkette from south Innsbruck (population 120,000) is a city in western Austria, and the capital of the Tyrol province. ...

Deaths

January-March

January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Darragh (April 28, 1953 - January 4, 2005) was an Irish showjumper. ... A junior horse riding event at the Melbourne Show Equestrianism relates to the riding of horses. ... Show jumping is a form of competition in which horses are jumped over a course of fences, low walls, and other obstacles (e. ... Norman R. Bud Poile (February 10, 1924 – January 4, 2005) was a professional hockey player, coach, general manager, and league executive. ... The Hockey Hall of Fame in a former bank building The Stanley Cup on display at the Hockey Hall of Fame The Hockey Hall of Fame, located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, celebrates the history of ice hockey, with exhibits featuring memorabilia and NHL trophies (including the Stanley Cup) along with... January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tommy Fine (October 10, 1914 - January 10, 2005), born Thomas Morgan Fine in Cleburne, Texas, was a pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Boston Red Sox (1947) and St. ... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... A baseball pitcher delivers the ball to home plate In baseball, the pitcher is the player who throws the baseball from the pitchers mound toward the catcher to begin each play, with the goal of retiring a batter who attempts to either make contact with it or draw a... In baseball and softball, a no-hit game (more commonly known as a no-hitter) refers to a contest in which one of the teams has prevented the other from getting an official hit during the entire length of the game, which must be at least 9 innings by the... Caribbean World Series logo The Caribbean World Series of Professional Baseball — or Serie del Caribe del Béisbol Profesional in Spanish — is an annual baseball tournament, usually played during the month of February, before the MLB trainings season in Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico or Venezuela. ... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The 1936 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XI Olympiad, were held in 1936 in Berlin, Germany. ... A coxless pair which is a sweep-oar boat. ... January 18 is the 18th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Pistol Pez Whatley Pez Whatley (born Peter Whatley January 10, 1951 - January 18, 2005 was a professional wrestler in the 1980s. ... ... January 22 is the 22nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... César Gutiérrez César Dario Gutiérrez [goo-te-ER-rez] (January 26, 1943 - January 22, 2005), also nicknamed Cocoa, was a shortstop in Major League Baseball who played with the San Francisco Giants (1967, 1969) and Detroit Tigers (1969-71). ... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... January 25 is the 25th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jeannette Josephina Maria Netty Witziers-Timmer (July 22, 1923-January 25, 2005) was a former Dutch athlete. ... January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Martin, a noted poet, critic and translator, was born in New York City in 1942 and grew up in the Bronx. ... NFL logo For other uses of the abbreviation NFL, see NFL (disambiguation). ... February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Maximillian Adolph Otto Siegfried Schmeling (September 28, 1905 – February 2, 2005) was a German boxer whose two fights with Joe Louis transcended boxing and became worldwide social events because of their racial and national associations. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nelson Kelley Briles (August 5, 1943 - February 13, 2005) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the St. ... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... Note: broadcasting is also the old term for hand sowing. ... Maurice Trintignant (October 30, 1917, Sainte-Cécile-les-Vignes, Vaucluse – February 13, 2005, Nimes) was a racing driver. ... February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Dick Weber (December 23, 1929 - February 14, 2005) was a famous bowling professional and a founding member of the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA). ... Bowling ball and two pins Ten-pin bowling lane Bowling is a game in which players attempt to score points by rolling a ball along a flat surface to knock down objects called pins. ... February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Omar Sivori (October 2, 1935 - February 17, 2005) was an Argentine football player. ... February 20 is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jimmy Young (November 16, 1948 – February 20, 2005) was a Philadelphian heavyweight boxer who had his greatest success during the 1970s. ... February 22 is the 53rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Reginald Henry Roby (born July 30, 1961 in Waterloo, Iowa — died February 22, 2005 in Nashville, Tennessee,) was an American-born National Football League punter and a three-time Pro Bowler. ... NFL logo For other uses of the abbreviation NFL, see NFL (disambiguation). ... February 23 is the 54th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... All Along (foaled April 17, 1979; died February 23, 2005) was a champion thoroughbred race horse. ... Horse-racing is an equestrian sporting activity which has been practiced over the centuries; the chariot races of Roman times were an early example, as was the contest of the steeds of the god Odin and the giant Hrungnir in Norse mythology. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Horse of the Year is the highest honor given in American thoroughbred horse racing. ... February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Herbert Gustavus Max Faulkner, (July 29, 1916 – February 26, 2005), was an English golfer. ... March 1 is the 60th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (61st in leap years). ... Brian William Luckhurst (February 5, 1939-March 1, 2005) was an English cricketer who was born in Sittingbourne, Kent, played his entire county career for Kent County Cricket Club. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the United Kingdom (light green), with the Republic of Ireland (blue) to its west Languages None official English de facto Capital None official London de facto Largest city London Area – Total Ranked... For the insect, see Cricket (insect). ... March 2 is the 61st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (62nd in leap years). ... Richard Keith Mahler (August 5, 1953 - March 2, 2005) was a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Atlanta Braves (1979–1988, 1991), Cincinnati Reds (1989–1990) and Montreal Expos (1991). ... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in North America. ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... Marinus Jacobus Hendricus Rinus Michels (born February 9, 1928) is a Dutch football coach. ... March 6 is the 65th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (66th in Leap years). ... Charles L. Chuck Thompson (June 10, 1921 – March 6, 2005) was an American sportscaster best known for his broadcasts of the National Football League Baltimore Colts and Major League Baseballs Baltimore Orioles. ... March 13 is the 72nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (73rd in leap years). ... Danny Gardella is a former Major League Baseball player. ... An outfielder moves in to catch a fly ball Outfielder is a collective term including left fielder, center fielder, and right fielder, the three positions in baseball farthest from the batter. ... Henry Franklin House (February 18, 1930 - March 13, 2005), nicknamed Pig, was a catcher in Major League Baseball who played with the Detroit Tigers (1950-51, 1954-57, 1961), Kansas City Athletics (1958-59) and Cincinnati Reds (1961). ... The position of the catcher Catcher is also a general term for a fielder who catches the ball in cricket. ... March 16 is the 75th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (76th in Leap years). ... Richard Raymond Dick Radatz (born April 2, 1937 in Detroit, Michigan), nicknamed The Monster or Moose, is a former Major League Baseball right-handed relief pitcher who played for the Boston Red Sox (1962-66), Cleveland Indians (1966-67), Chicago Cubs (1967), Detroit Tigers (1969) and Montreal Expos (1969). ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (86th in leap years). ... Marius Ugo Russo (July 19, 1914 - March 26, 2005) was a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the New York Yankees (1939-43, 1946). ... Major league affiliations American League (1901-present) East Division (1969-present) Major league titles World Series titles (26) 2000 â€¢ 1999 â€¢ 1998 â€¢ 1996 1978 â€¢ 1977 â€¢ 1962 â€¢ 1961 1958 â€¢ 1956 â€¢ 1953 â€¢ 1952 1951 â€¢ 1950 â€¢ 1949 â€¢ 1947 1943 â€¢ 1941 â€¢ 1939 â€¢ 1938 1937 â€¢ 1936 â€¢ 1932 â€¢ 1928 1927 â€¢ 1923 AL Pennants (39) 2003 â€¢ 2001 â€¢ 2000... For other events named World Series, see World Series (disambiguation). ... See also: 1940 in sports, 1942 in sports and the list of years in sports. Many sporting events did not take place because of World War II. Baseball The New York Yankees won the World Series, beating the Brooklyn Dodgers by 4 games to 1. ... See also: 1942 in sports, 1944 in sports and the list of years in sports. Many sporting events did not take place because of World War II. Baseball World Series: New York Yankees defeats St. ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (87th in Leap years). ... Bob Casey (April 11, 1925 - March 27, 2005) was the only public-address announcer in Minnesota Twins history. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901-present) Central Division (1994-present) West Division (1969-1993) Major league titles World Series titles (3) 1991 â€¢ 1987 â€¢ 1924 AL Pennants (6) 1991 â€¢ 1987 â€¢ 1965 â€¢ 1933 1925 â€¢ 1924 Central Division titles (3) 2004 â€¢ 2003 â€¢ 2002 West Division titles (4) 1991 â€¢ 1987 â€¢ 1970 â€¢ 1969 Wild... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (91st in Leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... Charles Henry Palmer (born 15 May 1919 at Old Hill, Staffordshire, England; died 31 March 2005 in England) was a cricketer who played for Leicestershire and Worcestershire from 1938 to 1959. ...

April-June

April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ... Cliff Allison (8 February 1932 in Brough, Westmoreland, England – 7 April 2005 in Brough, (now) Cumbria) was a Formula One driver who participated during seasons 1958 to 1961 in the Lotus, Scuderia Centro Sud, Ferrari and BRM teams. ... Formula One - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Robert Daniel Kennedy (August 18, 1920 - April 7, 2005) was a right fielder/third baseman, manager and executive in Major League Baseball. ... April 11 is the 101st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (102nd in leap years). ... Lucien Laurent (born December 10, 1907 in Saint-Maur-des-Fossés, Val-de-Marne, Ile-de-France near Paris; died April 11, 2005 in Besançon) was a French footballer, famous for scoring the first ever World Cup goal. ... April 13 is the 103rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (104th in leap years). ... Don Lee Blasingame ( March 16, 1932 – April 13, 2005) was a second baseman in Major League Baseball who played with the St. ... The Major League Baseball All-Star Game, also popularly known as the Midsummer Classic, is an annual exhibition baseball game between players from the National League and the American League, currently selected by fan vote for the position players and by the manager for pitchers. ... In baseball, the head coach of a team is called the manager; this individual controls matters of team strategy on the field and team leadership. ... A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium II in St. ... April 23 is the 113th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (114th in leap years). ... Robert Earl Wilson (name changed from Earl Lawrence Wilson) (October 2, 1934 - April 23, 2005) was a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Boston Red Sox (1959-60, 1962-66), Detroit Tigers (1966-1970) and San Diego Padres (1970). ... A baseball pitcher delivers the ball to home plate In baseball, the pitcher is the player who throws the baseball from the pitchers mound toward the catcher to begin each play, with the goal of retiring a batter who attempts to either make contact with it or draw a... The 1968 World Series featured the defending champion St. ... Major league affiliations American League (1901-present) Central Division (1998-present) East Division (1969-1997) Major league titles World Series titles (4) 1984 â€¢ 1968 â€¢ 1945 â€¢ 1935 AL Pennants (9) 1984 â€¢ 1968 â€¢ 1945 â€¢ 1940 1935 â€¢ 1934 â€¢ 1909 â€¢ 1908 1907 Central Division titles (0) None East Division Champs (3) 1987 â€¢ 1984 â€¢ 1972... An African American (also Afro-American, Black American, or simply black), is a member of an ethnic group in the United States whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Africa. ... In baseball and softball, a no-hit game (more commonly known as a no-hitter) refers to a contest in which one of the teams has prevented the other from getting an official hit during the entire length of the game, which must be at least 9 innings by the... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... April 28 is the 118th day of the year (119th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 247 days remaining. ... Chris Candito (March 21, 1972 – April 28, 2005), also known as Chris Candido or Skip was an American professional wrestler best known for his participation in a World Wrestling Federation tag team known as The Bodydonnas with Zip, and his girlfriend and valet Sunny. ... ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... Lee Elbert Stine (November 17, 1913 - May 5, 2005) was a right handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Chicago White Sox (1934-35), Cincinnati Reds (1936) and New York Yankees (1938). ... Major league affiliations American League (1901-present) Central Division (1994-present) West Division (1969-1993) Major league titles World Series titles (3) 2005 â€¢ 1917 â€¢ 1906 AL Pennants (6) 2005 â€¢ 1959 â€¢ 1919 â€¢ 1917 1906 â€¢ 1901 Central Division titles (2) [1] 2005 â€¢ 2000 West Division titles (2) 1993 â€¢ 1983 Wild card berths... This article or section is missing references or citation of sources. ... This person is a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame. ... May 15 is the 135th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (136th in leap years). ... Les Bartley (d. ... The Dive Shot. A womens lacrosse player carries the ball past a defender. ... The National Lacrosse League Hall of Fame was created in 2005. ... May 21 is the 141st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (142nd in leap years). ... Bedford Jezzard (born October 19, 1927) was a football player, spending all of his career as a striker at Fulham, throughout the 1940s and 1950s: he later had a managerial career which extended into the 1960s. ... May 26 is the 146th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (147th in leap years). ... Chico with the White Sox Alfonso Carrasquel Colón (born January 23, 1928 in Caracas, Venezuela), best known as Chico Carrasquel, was a Major League Baseball player. ... The position of the shortstop A shortstop moves to his left, toward the center of the field, to play a ground ball Shortstop, abbreviated SS, is the baseball fielding position between second and third base. ... Latin America consists of the countries of South America and some of North America (including Central America and some the islands of the Caribbean) whose inhabitants mostly speak Romance languages, although Native American languages are also spoken. ... The Major League Baseball All-Star Game, also popularly known as the Midsummer Classic, is an annual exhibition baseball game between players from the National League and the American League, currently selected by fan vote for the position players and by the manager for pitchers. ... May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). ... Juan Pedro (J.P.) Villamán (1959 - 2005) was a Spanish play-by-play announcer for the Boston Red Sox. ... Events July-December 1995 World Series: The Atlanta Braves win 4 games to 2 over the Cleveland Indians. ... Fazal Mahmood Fazal Mahmood a. ... June 1 is the 152nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (153rd in leap years), with 213 days remaining. ... George Lawrence Mikan, Jr. ... The Los Angeles Lakers are a professional basketball team based in Los Angeles, California. ... The National Basketball Association of the United States and Canada, commonly known as the NBA, is the premier professional basketball league in North America. ... The 50 Greatest Players in National Basketball Association (NBA) History were named during the 50th anniversary season (1996–1997) of the NBA. NBA Commissioner David Stern announced the players at a press luncheon on October 29, 1996, in New York City. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... June 7 is the 158th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (159th in leap years), with 207 days remaining. ... Bristol Motor Speedway is a NASCAR short track located in Bluff City, Tennessee, near Bristol. ... June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... Professional wrestling is generally any form of wrestling in which the wrestlers receive payment for participating. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... Syed Mushtaq Ali (December 17, 1914 - June 18, 2005) was a former Indian cricketer, and an aggressive Test batsman. ... June 28 is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 186 days remaining. ... Dick Dietz (born September 18, 1941 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, USA; died June 29, 2005 in Clayton, Georgia) was a catcher in Major League Baseball who played for the San Francisco Giants, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Atlanta Braves from 1966 to 1973. ... Major league affiliations National League (1883-present) West Division (1969-present) Major league titles World Series titles (5) 1954 â€¢ 1933 â€¢ 1922 â€¢ 1921 1905  NL Pennants (20) 2002 â€¢ 1989 â€¢ 1962 â€¢ 1954 1951 â€¢ 1937 â€¢ 1936 â€¢ 1933 1924 â€¢ 1923 â€¢ 1922 â€¢ 1921 1917 â€¢ 1913 â€¢ 1912 â€¢ 1911 1905 â€¢ 1904 â€¢ 1889 â€¢ 1888 West Division titles (6... Major league affiliations National League (1890-present) West Division (1969-present) American Association (1884-1889) Major league titles World Series titles (6) 1988 â€¢ 1981 â€¢ 1965 â€¢ 1963 1959 â€¢ 1955 NL Pennants (21) 1988 â€¢ 1981 â€¢ 1978 â€¢ 1977 1974 â€¢ 1966 â€¢ 1965 â€¢ 1963 1959 â€¢ 1956 â€¢ 1955 â€¢ 1953 1952 â€¢ 1949 â€¢ 1947 â€¢ 1941 1920 â€¢ 1916 â€¢ 1900... Major league affiliations National League (1876-present) East Division (1994-present) West Division (1969-1993) Major league titles World Series titles (3) 1995 â€¢ 1957 â€¢ 1914 NL Pennants (17) 1999 â€¢ 1996 â€¢ 1995 â€¢ 1992 1991 â€¢ 1958 â€¢ 1957 â€¢ 1948 1914 â€¢ 1898 â€¢ 1897 â€¢ 1893 1892 â€¢ 1891 â€¢ 1883 â€¢ 1878 1877 East Division titles (11) 2005... June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining. ... Éva Novák-Gerard born 1930. ... 1930 (MCMXXX) is a common year starting on Wednesday. ...

July

July 4 is the 185th day of the year (186th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 180 days remaining. ... Hank Stram being carried off of the field following his victory in Super Bowl IV with the Kansas City Chiefs Hank Stram (January 3, 1923 – July 4, 2005), was a former American Football coach. ... City Kansas City, Missouri Team colors Red, Yellow, and White Head Coach Herman Edwards Owner Lamar Hunt General manager Carl Peterson Mascot K.C. Wolf Local radio Flagship stations: 101. ... The winning Super Bowl team receives the Vince Lombardi Trophy. ... Date January 11, 1970 Stadium Tulane Stadium City New Orleans, Louisiana MVP Len Dawson, Quarterback Favorite Vikings by 12 1/2 National anthem Al Hirt Coin toss Game referee Referee John McDonough Halftime show Mardi Gras with Carol Channing Attendance 80,562 TV in the United States Network CBS Announcers... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... Yevgenij Grishin (Евгений Гришин) (23 March 1931, Tula - 9 July 2005, Moscow) was a Russian speedskater. ... 1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link is to a full 1931 calendar). ... July 11 is the 192nd day (193rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 173 days remaining. ... Shinya Hashimoto Shinya Hashimoto (橋本真也 Hashimoto Shinya) (July 3, 1965 - July 11, 2005), was a Japanese professional wrestler. ... July 13 is the 194th day (195th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 171 days remaining. ... Arnold Malcolm (Mickey) Owen (April 4, 1916 - July 11, 2005) was a catcher in Major League Baseball. ... This article refers to the American baseball league. ... After stepping on second base, the fielder throws to first to complete a double play In baseball, a double play (denoted on statistics sheets by DP) is the act of making two outs during the same continuous playing action. ... July 21 is the 202nd day (203rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 163 days remaining. ... Alfred Hayes (born August 1928 in Windermere, Cumbria, England, died July 21, 2005) was a professional wrestler, manager, and later World Wrestling Federation (now WWE) commentator. ... July 26 is the 207th day (208th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 158 days remaining. ... Eddie Crook, Jr. ... 1929 (MCMXXIX) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... July 30 is the 211th day (212th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 154 days remaining. ... Raymond Lee (Ray) Cunningham (January 17, 1905 - July 30, 2005) was a third baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the St. ... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ...

August — September

August 4 is the 216th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (217th in leap years), with 149 days remaining. ... Sue Gunter May 22, 1941-August 4, 2005 is a former womens college basketball coach. ... August 5 is the 217th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (218th in leap years), with 148 days remaining. ... Polina Grigoryevna Astakhova (Russian:Полина Григорьевна Астахова) (October 30, 1936, in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukrainian SSR - August 5, 2005 in Kiev, Ukraine) was a Soviet/Ukrainian gymnast who won 10 medals (5 gold medals, 2 silver medals and 3 bronze medals) at the Summer Olympics, where she participated as a member of the USSR team... 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... August 5 is the 217th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (218th in leap years), with 148 days remaining. ... Albert Edwin Bertie Hill (born February 7, 1927, died August 5, 2005) was a British equestrian. ... August 8 is the 220th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (221st in leap years), with 145 days remaining. ... Gene William Mauch (November 18, 1925—August 8, 2005) was an American former Major League Baseball player and manager, and the holder of the record for most seasons managed without a pennant (breaking the record formerly held by Jimmy Dykes). ... Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in the world. ... In baseball, the head coach of a team is called the manager; this individual controls matters of team strategy on the field and team leadership. ... August 9 is the 221st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (222nd in leap years), with 144 days remaining. ... Colette Besson (born April 7, 1946 in Royan) is a former French athlete, the surprise winner of the 400 m at the 1968 Summer Olympics. ... August 11 is the 223rd day of the year (224th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ted Radcliffe c. ... All-star (also, Allstar or All Star) is a term with meanings in both the worlds of sports and entertainment. ... Part of the History of baseball in the United States series. ... August 13 is the 225th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (226th in leap years), with 140 days remaining. ... ... August 16 is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Alexander Gomelsky (January 18, 1928 in Kronstadt, Russia - August 16, 2005 in Moscow) was a Russian basketball coach. ... The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame honors players who have shown exceptional skill at basketball, all-time great coaches and referees, and other major contributors to the game. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... ... August 25 is the 237th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (238th in leap years), with 128 days remaining. ... Ed Sailor White (born 1949 in St. ... ... September 7 is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years). ... This article needs to be wikified. ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... Noel Euchuria Cornelius Cantwell (December 28, 1932 – September 8, 2005) was an Irish cricketer and football player born in County Cork, Irish Free State. ... September 11 is the 254th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (255th in leap years). ... Chris Schenkel, shown here in the late 1960s, was best known for his baritone-voiced coverage of sports - particularly professional bowling - on the ABC television network. ... September 16 is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years). ... Mzukisi Sikali, (July 30, 1971 – September 16, 2005), was a South African boxer who served as a world champion in three different weight categories: junior flyweight, flyweight, and super flyweight. ... September 18 is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years). ... Michael Park (June 22, 1966 - September 18, 2005) was a rally co-driver from Newent in Gloucestershire. ... Stephane Sarrazin driving a Subaru Impreza WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally Carlos Sainz driving a Toyota Corolla WRC on the Monte Carlo Rally The World Rally Championship (WRC) is a rally racing series across the world (although the main focus is in Europe, due to the sports roots... September 22 is the 265th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (266th in leap years). ... Leavander Johnson (December 24, 1969 - September 22, 2005) was an American lightweight boxer. ...

October — December

October 9 is the 282nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (283rd in leap years). ... Thomas F. Cheek (June 13, 1939 - October 9, 2005) was an American broadcaster who announced Major League Baseball games for the Toronto Blue Jays on radio from the teams establishment in 1977 until 2004. ... Major league affiliations American League (1977-present) East Division (1977-present) Major league titles World Series titles (2) 1992 â€¢ 1993 AL Pennants (2) 1992 â€¢ 1993 East Division titles (5) 1985 â€¢ 1989 â€¢ 1991 â€¢ 1992 1993 Wild card berths (0) None Major league nicknames Toronto Blue Jays (1977-present) Major league home... October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in leap years). ... Jason Collier #40 of the Atlanta Hawks goes up for a shot against Brian Scalabrine #21 of the New Jersey Nets during a game on December 11, 2004 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. ... The National Basketball Association of the United States and Canada, commonly known as the NBA, is the premier professional basketball league in North America. ... The Atlanta Hawks are a National Basketball Association (NBA) team based in Atlanta, Georgia. ... October 18 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years). ... John Norman Haynes (October 17, 1934 - October 18, 2005), better known as Johnny Haynes, was an English footballer who played a club-record 658 games and scored 158 goals for Fulham Football Club between 1952 and 1970. ... October 22 is the 295th day of the year (296th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 70 days remaining. ... Reginald Lisowski was a professional wrestler better known as The Crusher. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 67 days remaining. ... Wellington Timothy Mara (August 14, 1916 – October 25, 2005) was the co-owner and co-CEO of the NFLs New York Giants. ... NFL logo For other uses of the abbreviation NFL, see NFL (disambiguation). ... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Big Blue Wrecking Crew, Big Blue, G-Men, the Gints Team colors Royal Blue, Red, Gray, and White Head Coach Tom Coughlin Owner The Mara and Tisch Families General manager Ernie Accorsi Fight song None Mascot None Local radio Flagship stations: WFAN (660... October 27 is the 300th day of the year (301st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 65 days remaining. ... George Hedley Swindin (December 4, 1914 – October 27, 2005) was an English football player and manager. ... October 30 is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 62 days remaining. ... Alfonso Ramon Lopez (August 20, 1908 – October 30, 2005) was an American catcher and manager in Major League Baseball who established a major league record for career games as a catcher, and later became the only manager to interrupt the New York Yankees string of American League pennants from 1949... November 13 is the 317th day of the year (318th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 48 days remaining. ... Eduardo Gory Guerrero Llanes (October 9, 1967 – November 13, 2005), better known by his ring name, Eddie Guerrero, was a Mexican American professional wrestler. ... John Cenas customized version of the WWE Championship, April 2005-present. ... November 25 is the 329th (in leap years the 330th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... George Best (22 May 1946 – 25 November 2005) is widely acknowledged to have been one of the greatest football players of all time, remembered for his halcyon days with Manchester United F.C.. He played for the Northern Ireland team, but their failure to reach the final rounds of the... November 25 is the 329th (in leap years the 330th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Richard Burns (January 17, 1971 – November 25, 2005) was a world champion rally driver, who topped the World Rally Championship scoresheets in 2001 having wound up runner-up in both 1999 and 2000. ... November 29 is the 333rd (in leap years the 334th) day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... David di Tommaso (October 6, 1979 — November 29, 2005) was a French football player. ... December 6 is the 340th day (341st on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charly Gaul (December 8, 1932 – December 6, 2005) was a leading professional cyclist of the 1950s. ... December 7 is the 341st day (342nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Leon H. Bud Carson (born April 28, 1931 in Brackenridge, Pennsylvania; died December 7, 2005 in Sarasota, Florida) was an American football coach best-known for his role on the Pittsburgh Steelers championship teams of the 1970s. ... December 10 is the 344th day (345th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jacques Fouroux, (July 24, 1947 – December 17, 2005), was a French rugby union player and coach. ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... A Ford Cosworth DFV on a Ligier JS11 Cosworth is an engine design and manufacture company founded in 1958, specialising in engines for automobile racing. ... Cosworth Logo Cosworth is an automotive engineering company founded in London in 1958 specialising in engines for automobile racing. ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Belita Jepson-Turner (October 25, 1923 - December 18, 2005) was an Olympic skater and film actress. ... December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... Edgar (Eddie) John Barlow (born 12 August 1940 in Pretoria, Transvaal, South Africa; died 30 December 2005 in Jersey) was a South African cricketer. ...

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