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Hank Stram - Career Highlights
1st Head Coach of the Dallas Texans/Kansas City Chiefs 1962 Dallas Texans AFL champions 1966 Kansas City Chiefs AFL champions 1967 Played in Super Bowl I against Green Bay Packers (Lost 35-10 ...
Enfield 1893 F.C. - Enfield F.C Honours
... Cup Winners Cup 1970–71 Football Conference champions 1982–83, 1985–86 runners-up 1981–82 Isthmian League champions 1967–68, 1968–69, 1969–70 ...
U.S. Mid-Amateur Golf Championship
... but there has never been a female champion ... a knockout competition held at match play to decide the champion ... The profile of Mid-Am champions, with respect to age, is somewhat similar to that of U.S ...
Lists Of Tennis Players
... players By Grand Slam championship List of Australian Open champions List of French Open champions List of Wimbledon champions List of U.S ... Open champions ...
2007 FIFA Club World Cup - Qualified Teams
... committee introduced a qualifying playoff between the 2007 OFC Champions League champion and the host nation's 2007 J ... League champion, as opposed to previous years in which the Oceania champions were given direct entry into the tournament ... participation of two teams from the same country, the best-placed non-Japanese team in the AFC Champions League would take the "host" berth if a Japanese team won that competition, which indeed happened as Urawa Red ...

Famous quotes containing the word champions:

    Myths and legends die hard in America. We love them for the extra dimension they provide, the illusion of near-infinite possibility to erase the narrow confines of most men’s reality. Weird heroes and mould-breaking champions exist as living proof to those who need it that the tyranny of “the rat race” is not yet final.
    Hunter S. Thompson (b. 1939)

    While the Governor, and the Mayor, and countless officers of the Commonwealth are at large, the champions of liberty are imprisoned.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Did all the lets and bars appear
    To every just or larger end,
    Whence should come the trust and cheer?
    Youth must its ignorant impulse lend—
    Age finds place in the rear.
    All wars are boyish, and are fought by boys,
    The champions and enthusiasts of the state:
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)