Revised Final Super Six World Boxing Classic Group Stage 2 Standings

Final Super Six World Boxing Classic Group Stage 2 Standings

 

August 18, 2010

Hidden Valley Lake, California

 

 

 

The tie break system for this tournament is more complicated than the Dewey Decimal System. Therefore, there were some errors made in the math of the judges' points in favor of the last set of standings for the tournament we posted here: http://www.number1contender.net/the-latest/2010/6/30/final-super-six-world-boxing-classic-group-stage-2-standings.html The effect of these changes in the tie-breakers will be explained at the bottom.

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Posted on Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at 05:57PM by Registered CommenterJereme | Comments10 Comments | EmailEmail

Size of the United States Video Game Industry

Size of the United States Video Game Industry

 

 

 

This is a reprint of a press release from the ESA and not content created by number1contender.net. However, we may reference this release for future articles and felt it was important to post it.

 

 

 

 

New Study Highlights Industry's Growing Economic Impact and Job Creation

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The computer and video game industry added nearly $5 billion to the U.S. economy in 2009, according to a new study released today by the Entertainment Software Association (ESA). The study, Video Games in the 21st Century: The 2010 Report, also found that the entertainment software industry's real annual growth rate from 2005 to 2009 exceeded 10 percent, more than seven times the growth rate of the U.S. economy as a whole.

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Posted on Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 07:23PM by Registered CommenterJereme | Comments14 Comments | References11 References | EmailEmail

Verizon's CEO to Deliver Opening Keynote at CES 2011

VERIZON’S IVAN SEIDENBERG TO DELIVER OPENING KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT THE 2011 INTERNATIONAL CES

Seidenberg’s CES Keynote to Highlight Company’s Vision for its LTE 4G Wireless Technology

Arlington, Va., Aug. 4, 2010 – The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® announced today that Verizon Chief Executive Officer Ivan Seidenberg will deliver the opening keynote address at the 2011 International CES®. Owned and produced by CEA, the 2011 International CES, the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, will be held January 6-9, 2011, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Posted on Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 01:37AM by Registered CommenterJereme | Comments13 Comments | References4 References | EmailEmail

Recap of 2009 Match of the Year: Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Juan Diaz I

HBO World Championship Boxing Recap

 

February 28, 2009

Toyota Center-Houston, Texas

 

 

 

The event has drawn a crowd of 14,571 fans and reportedly set a new record gate for a boxing event in the state of Texas. However, it should still be well below the gate for WrestleMania XXV on April 5.

 

 

 

The Ring/WBA/WBO/IBO Lightweight (135 pounds) 12-Round Championship Unification Match:

Juan Manuel Marquez (49-4-1, 36 KO's, 134.25 pounds) (The Ring) vs. Juan Diaz (34-1, 17 KO's, 134.5 pounds) (IBO)

 

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Posted on Friday, July 30, 2010 at 03:40PM by Registered CommenterJereme | Comments10 Comments | References4 References | EmailEmail

Recap of Floyd Mayweather, Jr. vs. Juan Manuel Marquez

HBO PPV Recap
Number One/Numero Uno
Floyd Mayweather, Jr. vs. Juan Manuel Marquez
 
September 19, 2009
MGM Grand-Las Vegas, Nevada
 
 
 
This event has drawn 13,116 fans, which is just shy of a sellout.
 
 
 
Welterweight (147 pounds) 12-Round Match:
Floyd Mayweather, Jr. (39-0, 25 KO's, 146 pounds) vs. Juan Manuel Marquez (50-4-1, 37 KO's, 142 pounds)

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Posted on Friday, July 30, 2010 at 03:35PM by Registered CommenterJereme | Comments18 Comments | References16 References | EmailEmail