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Nobilo Joins CBS Sports as Golf Analyst

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015 22:31 Tuesday, 27 January 2015 22:28

altFrank Nobilo, veteran broadcaster and winner of 14 tournaments worldwide, joins CBS Sports as an analyst for the Network’s golf coverage beginning in 2015. He will work select tournaments, including the Masters and PGA Championship. The announcement was made today by Sean McManus, Chairman, CBS Sports.

“Frank Nobilo is one of the most intelligent and engaging analysts in golf,” said McManus. “His knowledge of the game and insight as a worldwide champion make him a perfect fit for CBS Sports’ golf coverage. We are proud to showcase the strongest ensemble of voices in golf.”

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120 Sports Launches on Apple TV

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015 22:25 Tuesday, 27 January 2015 22:18

altNEW YORK, New York — 120 Sports announced the launch of its multi-sport content on Apple TV, offering sports fans a premier way to enjoy its live sports programming for free. The digital-only broadcast network offers 76 hours of live content, plus more than 1,200 on-demand video clips, each week. The network is the ultimate destination for up-to-the-moment expert commentary on all trending sports topics. The extensive lineup of daily programming for all sports fans includes:

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Chris Osborne Becomes 2015 GAO President

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2015 01:01 Tuesday, 27 January 2015 00:57

altHALTON HILLS, Ontario (Golf Association of Ontario) — Oakville’s Christian Osborne will serve as the 2015 President of the Golf Association of Ontario (GAO). Osborne, who is a member of Mississaugua Golf and Country Club, was named President at the GAO’s Annual General Meeting held January 24, 2015, at Glencairn Golf Club in Halton Hills.

Osborne is the 13th GAO President in the Association’s history, which was formed in 2001 with the amalgamation of the Ontario Ladies’ Golf Association and the Ontario Golf Association (OGA).

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Full Swing Golf Adds Jordan Spieth As Newest Ambassador

Last Updated on Monday, 26 January 2015 23:58 Monday, 26 January 2015 23:48

Jordan SpiethORLANDO, Florida — Full Swing Golf announced that rising PGA TOUR superstar Jordan Spieth will join the Brand’s roster of elite athletes.

“We couldn’t be more excited to work with Jordan and his team at Lagardère Unlimited,” said Ryan Dotters, CEO at Full Swing Golf. “We’re extremely proud to add Jordan to our strong team of athletes as we continue to grow our brand globally and expand further into the sport of golf.”

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PGA Tour Superstore Announces Multi-Year Agreement With Golf Channel

Last Updated on Sunday, 25 January 2015 15:25 Sunday, 25 January 2015 15:19

PGA TOUR SuperstoreATLANTA, Georgia — PGA TOUR Superstore, a leading retail authority for golfers, has signed a multi-year national partnership agreement with Golf Channel, the industry’s leader in multi-media, golf entertainment and services.

The partnership includes a brand integration program and a strategic media buy. Among the many exciting programming opportunities, "new product spotlights" and special features on custom fitting and other game-improvement services will be produced from PGA TOUR Superstore’s new 50,000 square foot interactive Orlando location, less than a mile from Golf Channel’s world headquarters.

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