Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Carreno Busta Reaches First Masters 1000 Semifinal at Indian Wells Masters

Carreno Busta Reaches First Masters 1000 Semifinal at Indian Wells Masters

Pablo Carreno Busta is celebrating a big win… In a match involving the two lowest remaining men’s seeds, the 25-year-old Spanish tennis player, seeded at No. 21, edged 27th-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay 6-1, 3-6 7-6 (4) at the Indian Wells...

Mar 17, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Ochoa Heading Back to the Links at Her Namesake Tournament in Mexico

Ochoa Heading Back to the Links at Her Namesake Tournament in Mexico

Lorena Ochoa is returning to the links… The 35-year-old retired Mexican professional golfer has decided to play in her LPGA Tour event in Mexico, but only as part of a tournament exhibition, Ochoa will play the Lorena Ochoa Match Play on May 4-7,...

Mar 13, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rodriguez to Serve as Full-Time Analyst After Signing Multi-Year Deal with Fox Sports

Rodriguez to Serve as Full-Time Analyst After Signing Multi-Year Deal with Fox Sports

Alex Rodriguez is miking up… The 41-year-old Dominican American former New York Yankees slugger has agreed to a multi-year deal to be a full-time analyst for Fox Sports. Among other things, A-Rod—a 14-time All-Star and three-time American...

Mar 8, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cuevas Makes History by Claiming Third Straight Brasil Open Title

Cuevas Makes History by Claiming Third Straight Brasil Open Title

It’s a three-peat for Pablo Cuevas. The 31-year-old Argentine-born Uruguayan tennis player beat Spain’s Albert Ramos-Vinolas, 6-7 (7-3), 6-4, 6-4, in a rain-affected final to make history by claiming his third straight Brasil Open title. The...

Mar 7, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Dutra Silva Claims First-Ever ATP World Tour Doubles Title

Dutra Silva Claims First-Ever ATP World Tour Doubles Title

It’s a special first for Rogerio Dutra Silva… The 33-year-old Brazilian tennis player has claimed his first ATP World Tour doubles title. Dutra Silva and his partner and compatriot Andre Sa defeated fourth-seeded Marcus Daniell and Marcelo...

Mar 6, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cuevas Gunning for Record Third Consecutive Brasil Open Title

Cuevas Gunning for Record Third Consecutive Brasil Open Title

Pablo Cuevas is gunning for a three-peat … The 31-year-old Argentine-born Uruguayan tennis player will go for a record third consecutive Brasil Open title on Sunday. Cuevas dismissed top seed Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain 6-3, 7-6(2) on Saturday...

Mar 5, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Fernandez to Coach World TeamTennis' New York Empire Team

Fernandez to Coach World TeamTennis’ New York Empire Team

Gigi Fernandez is leading an empire… The 53-year-old Puerto Rican former professional tennis player, a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame, has been hired as coach of the New York Empire of World TeamTennis. Fernandez, who succeeds...

Mar 4, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Bellucci Upsets No. 1 Seed Kei Nishikori in First Round at Rio Open

Bellucci Upsets No. 1 Seed Kei Nishikori in First Round at Rio Open

Thomaz Bellucci has started his home country tournament with a bang… The 29-year-old Brazilian tennis player, ranked No. 75 in the world, defeated Kei Nishikori on Tuesday in straight sets. Bellucci upset the top seed in the first round of the...

Feb 22, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Estrella Burgos Wins Third Straight Title at the Ecuador Open

Estrella Burgos Wins Third Straight Title at the Ecuador Open

Make that three in a row for Victor Estrella Burgos… The 36-year-old Dominican tennis player won his third straight title at the Ecuador Open, beating Italy’s Paolo Lorenzi in a hard-fought three sets.   Estrella Burgos lost the first set in...

Feb 13, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal to Part Ways with Uncle & Longtime Coach Toni Nadal

Nadal to Part Ways with Uncle & Longtime Coach Toni Nadal

Rafael Nadal is ending a longstanding relationship… The 30-year-old Spanish tennis star will part ways with his uncle and longtime coach, Toni Nadal, after the 2017 season. In an interview with Il Tennis Italiano website, Toni said he wants to...

Feb 13, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »