Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Cuevas Beats Tommy Robredo to Win the Croatia Open and Claim His Second ATP Title

Cuevas Beats Tommy Robredo to Win the Croatia Open and Claim His Second ATP Title

It’s turning out to be a memorable month for Pablo Cuevas… The 28-year-old Uruguayan tennis player beat defending champion Tommy Robredo of Spain 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to win the Croatia Open final and claim his second ATP title in July. Cuevas’...

Jul 28, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Andújar Defeats Juan Monaco to Win First Title in More Than Two Years

Andújar Defeats Juan Monaco to Win First Title in More Than Two Years

The title drought is over for Pablo Andújar… The 28-year-old Spanish tenista beat Argentina’s Juan Monaco 6-3, 7-5 in the Swiss Open final on Sunday to claim his first ATP title in more than two years. It was the 71st-ranked player’s third...

Jul 28, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Andújar Defeats Fernando Verdasco to Reach the Swiss Open Final

Andújar Defeats Fernando Verdasco to Reach the Swiss Open Final

Pablo Andújar could soon have a third ATP title… The 28-year-old Spanish tennis player has advanced to the Swiss Open men’s final. Andújar, unseeded in the tournament and ranked No. 71, beat fourth-seeded Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-7 (2), 6-1 in...

Jul 27, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Robredo Defeats Pablo Carreno Busta to Reach Croatia Open Semifinals

Robredo Defeats Pablo Carreno Busta to Reach Croatia Open Semifinals

Tommy Robredo is two matches away from defending his title at the Croatia Open… The 32-year-old Spanish tennis player, who defeated Fabio Fognini in the finals last year, advanced to the semifinals after beating fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta...

Jul 26, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Morales Returning to the Seattle Mariners

Morales Returning to the Seattle Mariners

It didn’t take long for Kendrys Morales to make a Mariner change… The 31-year-old Cuban professional baseball player, who joined the Minnesota Twins in June, is joining the Seattle Mariners. Morales was acquired from the Twins in a trade for...

Jul 25, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cuevas Upsets Andreas Seppi to Reach the Croatia Open Quarterfinals

Cuevas Upsets Andreas Seppi to Reach the Croatia Open Quarterfinals

Pablo Cuevas is on an impressive roll… The 28-year-old Uruguayan tenista, who won his first-ever ATP title at the Swedish Open earlier this month, upset sixth-seeded Andreas Seppi on Thursday to become the first qualifier to reach the Croatia Open...

Jul 25, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Mayer Upsets David Ferrer at the Hamburg Open to Win His First-Ever ATP Title

Mayer Upsets David Ferrer at the Hamburg Open to Win His First-Ever ATP Title

Leonardo Mayer is officially a titleholder… And, he did it by taking down the top seed. The 27-year-old Argentine tenista upset David Ferrer 6-7 (3), 6-1, 7-6 (4) in the Hamburg Open final on Sunday to claim his first ATP title. The 46th-ranked...

Jul 21, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Anthony Signs Lucrative Five-Year Deal to Stay with the New York Knicks

Anthony Signs Lucrative Five-Year Deal to Stay with the New York Knicks

Carmelo Anthony has made a decision in the knick of time… The 30-year-old half-Puerto Rican basketball star has signed a new five-year contract with the New York Knicks worth $124 million, $5 million less than the maximum, according to ESPN New...

Jul 16, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cespedes Wins the Home Run Derby Crown for Second Straight Year

Cespedes Wins the Home Run Derby Crown for Second Straight Year

Yoenis Cespedes’ reign at the Home Run Derby continues… The 28-year-old Cuban baseball star, an outfielder for the Oakland Athletics, has become the first repeat winner of the All-Star skills contest in 15 years. Cespedes powered his way past...

Jul 15, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rodriguez Wins FIFA's Golden Boot Award After Being the Top Goal Scorer at the World Cup

Rodriguez Wins FIFA’s Golden Boot Award After Being the Top Goal Scorer at the World Cup

James Rodriguez has the FIFA Wold Cup’s golden leg… The 23-year-old Colombian forward was awarded FIFA’s Golden Boot award after being the top goal scorer at this year’s World Cup. Rodriguez, who scored six goals in five games at the 2014...

Jul 14, 14 • Deportes, World CupNo Comments »