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The 50/50 Blog: 10.22.13


Nike + Ronaldo

Ronaldo cleats
Nike has released the superstar Ronaldo's new line of Mecurial Vapor's the Nike Mecurial Vapor IX. Inspired by the Supernova, this shoe is supposed to celebrate Nike's brightest star on the field and in the sky.


Tim Howard to make broadcasting debut

Just 24 hours after Howard's Everton take on Guzan's Aston Villa at Villa Park, Howard will hustle himself down to London to make his broadcasting debut on NBCSN alongside former Seattle Sounders and MLS commentator Arlo White. Read More.


World Series ticket for six dollars

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Whether it was an error or on purpose, one lucky man will attend Wednesday's Game 1 of the World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox for only six bucks. If you could get a ticket to the 2014 World Cup for six dollars, would you sell it, or would you go to the event? We would definitely go! Read More.


UEFA Champions League

The UEFA Champions League resumes today and tomorrow with games starting at 2:45 CT. There are some exciting matches so if you are lucky enough to be able to tune in during the day make sure you check them out. Find out which teams are playing.


Volley Goals


If you were fortunate enough to be able to watch this game between Fulham vs Crystal Palace Monday, you would have seen three spectacular volley goals. The three volleys would help lead the way for Fulham to secure a 4-1 win over Crystal Palace. Watch the highlights here.

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