Tag Archive | Jacksonville

“The Icon” Sting Debuts on AEW Dynamite ‘Winter is Coming’ Episode on TNT

“Winter is Coming” was already guaranteed to be the biggest episode of AEW DYNAMITE yet, but on a night packed with tremendous clashes, the debut of wrestling legend Sting took the world by surprise.  Widely regarded as one of the greatest professional wrestlers ever, Sting’s jaw-dropping appearance sent electricity through the crowd at Daily’s Place […]

AEW to Host Live Ticketed Events at 10-15 Percent Capacity at Daily’s Open-Air Venue

All Elite Wrestling (AEW) announced it will host limited, ticketed crowds of 10-15 percent capacity for its live shows at the open-air Daily’s Place amphitheater in Jacksonville, Fla., starting on Thursday, Aug. 27. To safely bring back the energy of a live audience to AEW’s shows — in compliance with state and local regulations and […]

COVID Can’t Stop the UFC; UFC Returns with a stacked fight card at UFC 249

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected every single sport in the world. Every league has had its season either postponed or cancelled due to the fear of spreading the virus, that is, except for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The UFC held their pay per view event at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. This was […]

1988 Olympic gold medalist “Merciless” Ray Mercer Looks back at his Olympic experience

Thirty-two years after he captured an Olympic gold medal, “Merciless” Ray Mercer fondly remembers his Olympic experience like it was last month. Mercer, who is the only American heavyweight champion to knock out all of his Olympic opponents, went on to become world heavyweight champion as a professional for our “heavyweight double.” For Mercer, it […]

AEW Hires Wrestling Legend Arn Anderson as Personal Advisor and Head Coach for 2020 Season

Since AEW exploded onto the wrestling scene just one year ago, it has consistently dazzled fans with its groundbreaking shows, world-class roster, inclusive attitude and impactful announcements. To wrap AEW’s inaugural year, Cody Rhodes today announced that legendary wrestler Arn Anderson will be Cody’s personal advisor and head coach for the 2020 season, starting with […]

Imani Dorsey Earns First U.S. Women’s National Team Call-Up and News from the US National Team

Newly-appointed U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski has named his first roster, calling up 24 players for a training camp prior to the USA’s final two matches of the year, against Sweden on Nov. 7 at MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, Ohio (7:30 p.m. ET on FS1 & TUDN) and against Costa Rica on […]

1495 Sports Jets Quotes 12/10/12

1495 Sports is proud to bring these New York Jets quotes for 12/10/12: Head Coach Rex Ryan: Opening Statement: “I just watched the tape this morning. There really were a lot of good things on the tape. Obviously, I loved the way offensively we were able to control the football, in particular in the second […]