Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Aguirre to Serve as Manager with United Arab Emirates club Al-Wahda

Aguirre to Serve as Manager with United Arab Emirates club Al-Wahda

Javier Aguirre is headed to the Middle East… The 56-year-old Mexican former footballer and current manager, who was let go by Japan in February because of his alleged involvement in a match-fixing investigation, has returned to management with a...

Jun 20, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal Wins Mercedes Cup to Claim His First Title on grass Since Wimbledon in 2010

Nadal Wins Mercedes Cup to Claim His First Title on grass Since Wimbledon in 2010

Rafael Nadal is kickin’ some serious grass… The 29-year-old Spanish tennis star defeated Serbia’s Viktor Troicki 7-6 (3), 6-3 on Sunday to win the Mercedes Cup for the third time and claim his first title on grass since Wimbledon in 2010. The...

Jun 15, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Espinoza Rides American Pharoah to Triple Crown Greatness

Espinoza Rides American Pharoah to Triple Crown Greatness

Victor Espinoza has jockeyed his way into the history books… American Pharoah, with the 43-year-old Mexican jockey at the reins, won the Belmont Stakes, becoming the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years. Affirmed had been the last horse to win...

Jun 8, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Melo & Ivan Dodig Win French Open Men's Doubles Title

Melo & Ivan Dodig Win French Open Men’s Doubles Title

It’s a special first for Marcelo Melo… The 31-year-old Brazilian tennis player and his doubles partner Ivan Dodig rallied from near defeat to upset two-time French Open champions and top seeds Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan 6-7(5), 7-6(5), 7-5 in the...

Jun 7, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Muguruza Returns to the French Open Quarterfinals for Second Straight Year

Muguruza Returns to the French Open Quarterfinals for Second Straight Year

It’s a déjà vu moment for Garbine Muguruza… The 21-year-old Venezuelan-Spanish professional tennis player proved that last year’s impressive performance at the French Open was no fluke, repeating her run to the quarterfinals on Monday....

Jun 1, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Suarez Navarro Defeats Simona Halep to Reach Italian Open Final

Suarez Navarro Defeats Simona Halep to Reach Italian Open Final

Carla Suarez Navarro is one win away from an Italian affair to remember… The 26-year-old Spanish tennis player beat Romania’s Simona Halep 2-6 6-3 7-5 at the Italian Open to reach her ninth career final. “It was such a tough match from...

May 16, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Suárez Navarro Makes History While Reaching the Internazionali BNL d'Italia Semifinals

Suárez Navarro Makes History While Reaching the Internazionali BNL d’Italia Semifinals

It could turn out to be a special year for Carla Suárez Navarro… The 26-year-old Spanish tennis player continued her impressive start to the season by defeating No.4 seed Petra Kvitova, 6-3, 6-2, in the quarterfinals of the Internazionali BNL...

May 16, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Messi Records His 400th Goal for FC Barcelona

Messi Records His 400th Goal for FC Barcelona

Lionel Messi is making history once again… The 27-year-old Argentine soccer star reached another career milestone in an FC Barcelona uniform when he notched his 400th goal for the team in Saturday’s La Liga meeting with Valencia at the Camp...

Apr 18, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Pujols Moves Up On the All-Time Home Run List with 522nd Homer

Pujols Moves Up On the All-Time Home Run List with 522nd Homer

Albert Pujols is slamming his way up the career home run list… The 35-year-old Dominican baseball star hit his 522nd home run, breaking a tie with Ted Williams, Willie McCovey and Frank Thomas for 18th place on the all-time homer list. The Los...

Apr 13, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »
Gimeno-Traver Defeats Jiri Vesely to Reach His First ATP Tour Final

Gimeno-Traver Defeats Jiri Vesely to Reach His First ATP Tour Final

Daniel Gimeno-Traver has reached his first ATP Tour final… The 29-year-old Spanish tennis player defeated Jiri Vesely at the Grand Prix Hassan II to end his long wait for a place in an ATP final. Gimeno-Traver produced an impressive display of...

Apr 12, 15 • DeportesNo Comments »