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It is an honor and a privilege to entertain the troops who make such great sacrifices in the name of freedom," said Globetrotters star Flight Time Lang .
They're real good athletes," said Dunbar, who spent 27 years as a Globetrotters player.
The Harlem Globetrotters actually started life, hundreds of miles away from the New York suburb of Harlem, when 24-year-old Chicago businessman Abe Saperstein formed a basketball team called the Savoy Big Five.
PHOENIX -- Building on last summer's success, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters are excited to announce the expansion of their partnership with fitness club industry leader 24 Hour Fitness[R], opening up their Summer Skills Clinics - the only clinics coached by Globetrotters stars - to more families in even more U.
The Globetrotters, who are known worldwide as the ambassadors of goodwill, will make their debut in Abu Dhabi performing two shows at Zayed Sports City's international tennis complex at 2pm and 7pm.
The Globetrotters are one of the world's most iconic sports teams and are synonymous with family entertainment, dazzling basketball skills and a large dose of humour.
The three-day visit is being supported by the Learning and Skills Council, and the Globetrotters are flying in especially from the west coast of America for the engagement.
Our lucky first-prize winner along with three guests will enjoy a pre-show meet and greet with the Harlem Globetrotters in the VIP hospitality suite plus tickets to show.
Police Recruitment co-ordinator Darren Yates said: "Similar to the Harlem Globetrotters, the role of a police officer is very challenging and there are certain skills we look for - although you no longer have to be as tall to join.
I'm not only entertaining people on the court but getting out into the community and touching people with our Globetrotter experience and the elaborate history of the Globetrotters and the things that they accomplished,'' said Blakes, 29.
The name was prophetic--the Globetrotters have traveled more than five million miles to almost 100 countries and have played before 60 million spectators.
Town merchants pooled $100 for the Globetrotters to play Pukwana's high school team, led by Glass and his older brother, Jack.
You can win one of two family VIP tickets (2 x 4), including overnight accommodation at the Birmingham Hilton Metropole, to see the legendary Harlem Globetrotters when they hit town on Thursday April 17 (7.
Jackson, who declined to give his age, owns the Harlem Globetrotters, the barnstorming basketball team for which he played during the mid-1960s.
12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The world famous Harlem Globetrotters began the day holding five official Guinness World Records records.