Yahoo Search Adds Team Shortcuts & Google Adds Tennis One Box

Not do be outdone by Live Search adding sports scores, both Yahoo and Google added some of their own. Keep in mind, both Google and Yahoo have had sports scores in the search results, but both have made additions to theirs.

Yahoo has added a way to search for your favorite sports team. For example, a search on Chicago Bulls returns this Yahoo Shortcut:

Yahoo Search Team Shortcuts

Google has added Tennis stats and scores, according to Google Operating System. For example, a search on Federer returns this one box:

Google Tennis One Box

Related Topics: Channel: SEO | Google: OneBox, Plus Box & Direct Answers | Google: Web Search | Yahoo: Search | Yahoo: Shortcuts

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