Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Juan Martin del Potro Back in the Quarterfinals at the French Open After Six Year Absence

Juan Martin del Potro Back in the Quarterfinals at the French Open After Six Year Absence

Juan Martin del Potro is back in the final eight at Roland Garros… The 29-year-old Argentine tennis player, the tournament’s fifth seed, brushed aside John Isner 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 to reach the French Open quarterfinals for the first time since...

Jun 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Notches His 900th Career Win at the French Open

Rafael Nadal Notches His 900th Career Win at the French Open

It’s another French Open victory for Rafael Nadal, and added career milestones… With a 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (4) win on Monday against up-and-coming German player Maximilian Marterer, Nadal moved into the quarterfinals and above Jimmy Connors on the...

Jun 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Diego Schwartzman Storms Back to Upset Kevin Anderson in the Fourth Round at the French Open

Diego Schwartzman Storms Back to Upset Kevin Anderson in the Fourth Round at the French Open

Diego Schwartzman has taken down a giant… In a David and Goliath-like moment, the 25-year-old Argentine tennis player, nicknamed El Peque for being 5-foot-7, was able to turn the tables against 6-foot-8 Kevin Anderson at the French Open,...

Jun 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Garbine Muguruza Reaches Quarterfinals at the French Open

Garbine Muguruza Reaches Quarterfinals at the French Open

Garbine Muguruza hardly broke a sweat in reaching the French Open quarterfinals… The 24-year-old Spanish-Venezuelan tennis player, a former champion, made the Final Eight at Roland Garros on Monday when her opponent, Lesia Tsurenko, quit after...

Jun 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Garbine Muguruza Defeats Samantha Stosur to Advance to the Fourth Round at the French Open

Garbine Muguruza Defeats Samantha Stosur to Advance to the Fourth Round at the French Open

Garbine Muguruza has breezed through to the next round at the French Open. The 24-year-old Spanish-Venezuelan tennis player and former World No. 1 lost her serve just once to Australian Samantha Stosur in a 6-0, 6-2 rout to reach the fourth round...

Jun 2, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Ties Jimmy Connors for Third-Most Major Wins in Men's Tennis History

Rafael Nadal Ties Jimmy Connors for Third-Most Major Wins in Men’s Tennis History

Rafael Nadal has tied an American tennis legend… The 31-year-old Spanish tennis star, the defending champion, has advanced to the fourth round of the French Open on Saturday with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 win against Richard Gasquet, improving to 16-0...

Jun 2, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Outlasts Alexander Zverev for His Record-Extending Eighth Italian Open Title

Rafael Nadal Outlasts Alexander Zverev for His Record-Extending Eighth Italian Open Title

Rafael Nadal is still the King of Clay… The 31-year-old Spanish tennis star profited from a timely rain delay at a break when he was down in the final set to hold off defending champion and No. 2 seed Alexander Zverev 6-1, 1-6, 6-3 at the Italian...

May 21, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Egan Bernal Wins This Year's Tour of California

Egan Bernal Wins This Year’s Tour of California

Egan Bernal is riding high… The 21-year-old Colombian cyclist has been confirmed as the overall winner of the 2018 Tour of California as he finished safely in the bunch while his compatriot Fernando Gaviria won the final stage. Having won...

May 19, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Jake Arrieta to Make Debut with the Philadelphia Phillies on April 8

Jake Arrieta to Make Debut with the Philadelphia Phillies on April 8

Jake Arrieta is ready to Philly the pitching void… The 32-year-old part-Puerto Rican Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher is set to make his debut with the Philadelphia Phillies next month. Arrieta is set to pitch before the home crowd in...

Mar 25, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Monica Puig Defeats World No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki at the Miami Open

Monica Puig Defeats World No. 2 Caroline Wozniacki at the Miami Open

She may have started the match slow, but Monica Puig didn’t let that stop her from dispatching one of the tournament’s top seeds at the WTA Miami Open… The 24-year-old Puerto Rican tennis player shrugged off an opening set bagel to rally past...

Mar 24, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »