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Sports

The Last Days of Sting

The 63-year-old professional wrestling legend could have retired to his ranch in Waxahachie years ago. Instead, he’s fighting time for a chance to go out on his own terms.
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Sports

The Best of StrongSide, 2022

A sampling of our best work in our first full year of existence.
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Baseball

If They Don’t Win, There’s No Shame: The Rise of Sandlot Baseball in Dallas

Pregaming is as important as the action. No one knows the standings. Expect a DJ in the stands. If that sounds like the kind of baseball for you, that's because Sandlot is for everyone.

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Golf

The Invited Celebrity Classic Golf Tournament is Returning Twice as Big for Year Two

Invited CEO David Pillsbury is looking to double charitable fundraising and increase economic impact fivefold in the 2023 tournament hosted by Las Colinas Country Club.
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Business

Here’s How Much Texas Could Stand to Gain if it Legalizes Online Sports Betting

The movement has the support of the Texas Rangers, Dallas Mavericks, Dallas Cowboys, and Dallas Stars, which are all part of the Sports Betting Alliance.
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Basketball

What I’m Watching: Can the Mavs Snap Their Skid?

Plus: A World Cup do-or-die, and the Cowboys take on the NFL rushing champ
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Soccer

If The United States Ever Wins a Men’s World Cup, They’ll Have FC Dallas to Thank

Youth academies are the future of American soccer. Dallas' Major League Soccer team remains at the forefront of the boom.
By Mark Dent