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Spain's historic win in Euro 2024 featured standout statistics like Lamine Yamal's record assists and Cristiano Ronaldo's goalless 23 shots, while StatsBomb has expanded its leading soccer data collection to American football with comprehensive tracking and analysis tools. The Open Championship at Royal Troon, steeped in over 150 years of history, challenges top golfers with its conditions, bat tracking data in baseball offers new insights but requires further research for full potential, and one individual's passion for soccer led to the development of MLSStats, highlighting the value of passing networks in understanding team formations and tactics.

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