Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Aguilar and Her Teammates Lead the U.S. Women's Softball Team to First World Title in Six Years

Aguilar and Her Teammates Lead the U.S. Women’s Softball Team to First World Title in Six Years

It’s turned out to be a special weekend for Ali Aguilar… The Latina softball player helped lead the United States women’s softball team to its first softball world title in six years. Aguilar and her teammates took back the World Baseball...

Jul 25, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Valdez KOs Matias Adrian Rueda to Win Featherweight World Title

Valdez KOs Matias Adrian Rueda to Win Featherweight World Title

Oscar Valdez is officially a world champion… The 25-year-old Mexican boxer, who always dreamed of being a world titleholder like his idols Erik Morales, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. and Jose Luis Castillo knocked out Matias Adrian Rueda in the second...

Jul 25, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Leyva to Replace an Injured John Orozco on the USA Mens Gymnastics Team

Leyva to Replace an Injured John Orozco on the USA Mens Gymnastics Team

Danell Leyva will compete in his second Olympics after all… The Cuban-American gymnast, a Bronze Medal winner in the 2012 London Olympics in the Men’s All Around, will replace John Orozco at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Orozco...

Jul 24, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »
López Defeats Robin Haase to Claim Swiss Open Title

López Defeats Robin Haase to Claim Swiss Open Title

Feliciano López is a Swiss champion… The 34-year-old Spanish tennis player beat Robin Haase 6-4, 7-5 in the Swiss Open final on Sunday to claim his first career clay-court title. It’s the fifth career ATP World Tour title for Lopez, the...

Jul 24, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Perez & His Kansas City Royals Teammates Honored at the White House

Perez & His Kansas City Royals Teammates Honored at the White House

It’s a special first for Salvador Perez… The 26-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball catcher and his Kansas City Royals teammates were honored by President Barack Obama as the 2015 World Series champions at the White House on Thursday....

Jul 22, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Ramirez Logs First-Ever Three-Homer Game Against the San Francisco Giants

Ramirez Logs First-Ever Three-Homer Game Against the San Francisco Giants

Hanley Ramirez is celebrating his Giant(s) night… The 32-year-old Dominican professional baseball player, a first baseman for the Boston Red Sox, hit three home runs for the first time in his career and drove in a career-high six runs on Wednesday...

Jul 21, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Marquez Wins German MotoGP for Seventh Straight Year

Marquez Wins German MotoGP for Seventh Straight Year

Marc Marquez is once again the MotoGP meister… The 23-year-old Spanish Grand Prix motorcycle road racer opened up his lead at the top of the MotoGP standings with his fourth straight victory from the pole position at the German Grand Prix in...

Jul 18, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Suárez Among Contendors For This Year's UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Suárez Among Contendors For This Year’s UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Luis Suárez is getting a second chance to take down his teammate… The 29-year-old Uruguayan professional footballer, a striker for Futbol Club Barcelona, has made it to the shortlist for Union of European Football Associations‘ Best Player...

Jul 18, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Ramos-Vinolas Claims First-Ever ATP Title at the Swedish Open

Ramos-Vinolas Claims First-Ever ATP Title at the Swedish Open

Albert Ramos-Vinolas will always remember Sweden… The 28-year-old Spanish tennis player defeated countryman Fernando Verdasco 6-3 6-4 in the Swedish Open final to win his first ATP World Tour singles title. Ramos-Vinolas, seeded No. 3 in the...

Jul 18, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Gourriel Agrees to Lucrative Five-Year Deal with the Houston Astros

Gourriel Agrees to Lucrative Five-Year Deal with the Houston Astros

Yulieski Gourriel has landed an Astro(s)nomical contract… The 32-year-old Cuban baseball free agent has agreed to a five-year deal with the Houston Astros. The contract is worth $47.5 million, according to ESPN. The team’s general manager Jeff...

Jul 17, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »