Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Sánchez Nearing Return to the Detroit Tigers Roster

Sánchez Nearing Return to the Detroit Tigers Roster

Aníbal Sánchez may be return to the pitcher’s mound soon… The 30-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher for the Detroit Tigers threw about 50 pitches in a simulated game Sunday and could possibly be activated this week. Sánchez,...

Sep 22, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Romo Helps the Dallas Cowboys Roar Back to Beat the St. Louis Rams

Romo Helps the Dallas Cowboys Roar Back to Beat the St. Louis Rams

Tony Romo is Dallas’ “Comeback King”… The 34-year-old Mexican American NFL quarterback stayed cool, calm and collected in the late stretch to help lead his Dallas Cowboys to a massive come-from-behind win against the St. Louis Rams....

Sep 22, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Salido Defeats Terdsak Kokietgym to Claim Interim Junior Lightweight Title

Salido Defeats Terdsak Kokietgym to Claim Interim Junior Lightweight Title

Orlando Salido is beltin’ it out… The 33-year-old Mexican professional boxer rallied to stop Thailand’s Terdsak Kokietgym by 11th-round TKO in Tijuana, Mexico on Saturday, to win a vacant interim junior lightweight title. After getting up...

Sep 21, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Salvadores Gives Verbal Commitment to the Duke Blue Devils

Salvadores Gives Verbal Commitment to the Duke Blue Devils

Angela Salvadores is ready to duke it out in NCAA competition… The Spanish basketball player, the No. 5 prospect in the espnW HoopGurlz Top 100 for the 2015 class, has given a verbal commitment to Duke University in Durham, North Carolina....

Sep 16, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Contador Wins His Sixth Career Grand Tour Title at the Vuelta a España

Contador Wins His Sixth Career Grand Tour Title at the Vuelta a España

Alberto Contador is back in winning form… Only two months after leaving the Tour de France with a leg fracture, the 31-year-old Spanish professional cyclist – one of six riders to have won all three Grand Tours of road cycling – rebounded in...

Sep 16, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Vargas to Defend His Title Against Antonio DeMarco in Macau, China

Vargas to Defend His Title Against Antonio DeMarco in Macau, China

Jessie Vargas is preparing to make an Asian invasion in the fight to keep his belt… The 25-year-old Mexican-American Junior welterweight boxer will defend his title for the second time when he fights former lightweight titleholder Antonio DeMarco...

Sep 15, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Soto Defeats John Molina Jr. for His Seventh Straight Victory

Soto Defeats John Molina Jr. for His Seventh Straight Victory

Make that seven in a row for Humberto Soto… The 34-year-old Mexican professional boxer, a former WBC Interim Featherweight, WBC Super Featherweight, and WBC Lightweight champion, won a unanimous decision against John Molina Jr. (27-5, 22 KOs) in a...

Sep 14, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
de la Rosa Survives Late Bout Surge from Alfredo Angulo

de la Rosa Survives Late Bout Surge from Alfredo Angulo

James de la Rosa lives to fight another despite some tense moments late in his fight… The 26-year-old half-Mexican Middleweight boxer dominated Mexican boxer Alfredo Angulo throughout their bout, but had to hang on after a few rough moments in the...

Sep 14, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Santa Cruz Defeats Manuel Roman to Retain His WBC World Super Bantamweight Title

Santa Cruz Defeats Manuel Roman to Retain His WBC World Super Bantamweight Title

Make that three in a row for Leo Santa Cruz… The 26-year-old Mexican professional boxer, the reigning WBC World Super Bantamweight Champion, retained his belt with little trouble on Saturday night at the MGM Grand as he defeated Manuel Roman with...

Sep 14, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Bruguera Among This Year’s Class of 2015 International Tennis Hall of Fame Nominees

Bruguera Among This Year’s Class of 2015 International Tennis Hall of Fame Nominees

Sergi Bruguera’s name is being entered into the annals of tennis history… The 43-year-old Spanish tennis player is among this year’s nominees for the Class of 2015 International Tennis Hall of Fame. Bruguera, best remembered for winning...

Sep 10, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »