Quade Cooper wins first professional fight with first round knockout

first_imgFriday Feb 8, 2013 Quade Cooper wins first professional fight with first round knockout Reds flyhalf Quade Cooper won his first professional fight in Brisbane on Friday night with a first-round knockout of insurance salesman Barry Dunnett. The fight was part of the undercard for the Sonny Bill Williams/Francois Botha main event.The cruiserweight fight was scheduled for four rounds but Cooper, clearly the fitter of the two athletes, came out looking strong and far quicker on his feet. The knockout came with just his second flurry of punches.Cooper said afterwards that stepping into the ring and knocking down another man was ‘daunting’, but part of what needs to be done in the sport. He also said that he will continue to train and hopes to fight again in future. The Reds play their first Super Rugby match against the Brumbies in Canberra on February 15th.View Sonny Bill Williams vs Francois Botha fight highlights hereSee more of Cooper in action, on the rugby field, in the related posts below. ADVERTISEMENT Posted By: rugbydump Share Send Thanks Sorry there has been an error Related Articles 81 WEEKS AGO scottish prop saves fire victim 84 WEEKS AGO New Rugby X tournament insane 112 WEEKS AGO Vunipola stands by his comments supporting… From the WebThis Video Will Soon Be Banned. Watch Before It’s DeletedSecrets RevealedUrologists Stunned: Forget the Blue Pill, This “Fixes” Your EDSmart Life ReportsYou Won’t Believe What the World’s Most Beautiful Girl Looks Like TodayNueeyDoctors Stunned: She Removes Her Wrinkles With This Inexpensive TipSmart Life ReportsIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier Living10 Types of Women You Should Never MarryNueeyThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

Parsons Wins Strategic Missile Defense Agency Contract

first_img 7 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Business Districts News Parsons Wins Strategic Missile Defense Agency Contract From STAFF REPORTS Published on Thursday, August 20, 2015 | 12:47 pm Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Community News Parsons has announced that it was awarded the Systems Engineering task order (TO) under the Missile Defense Agency Engineering and Support Services (MiDAESS) contract. This TO provides engineering and integration support to the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) in developing and deploying a highly integrated and effective Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) capability to defend the homeland, regional interests, allies, and deployed forces against ballistic missile threats of all ranges and in all phases of flight. The contract period of performance is July 29, 2015, to August 27, 2016.Parsons, as prime contractor, will lead a team providing support to the MDA that covers the entire range of systems engineering activities. Services will include supporting the development of the BMDS architecture and its technical baseline; integration, testing, and verification; capability and architecture assessments; and fielding. The primary work will be performed in Colorado Springs, CO; Huntsville, AL; and the National Capital Region.“Parsons is pleased to be awarded the Systems Engineering TO, which enables us to expand our service offering to our long-time customer,” stated Mary Ann Hopkins, Parsons Group President. “Our team of experts will draw on its extensive experience providing operational and systems integration support to the MDA to ensure the success of their mission.”Parsons has more than 30 years of experience supporting the U.S. missile defense program, with an emphasis on the integration of missile defense architectures and network-centric solutions. In addition to providing ongoing support to the MDA, the firm is part of an international team led by Leidos supporting the development of a BMDS capability by the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO).Parsons, celebrating more than 70 years of growth in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries, is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on defense/security, industrial, and infrastructure. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program/construction management, and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more about Parsons, please visit www.parsons.com. HerbeautyA Mental Health Chatbot Which Helps People With DepressionHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThe Most Heartwarming Moments Between Father And DaughterHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyCostume That Makes Actresses Beneath Practically UnrecognizableHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeauty Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Top of the News Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenacenter_img Subscribe More Cool Stuff Business News First Heatwave Expected Next Week Name (required) Mail (required) (not be published) Website faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Make a comment EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Community Newslast_img read more