Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Anthony Named to USA Basketball’s Team for 2016 Olympic Games

It’s official… Carmelo Anthony is headed to his fourth Olympics. USA Basketball‘s 12-man roster has been announced for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, with the 32-year-old half-Puerto Rican basketball star making the grade. While...

Jun 27, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »
Cuevas Defeats Gilles Muller to Reach Nottingham Open Final

Cuevas Defeats Gilles Muller to Reach Nottingham Open Final

Pablo Cuevas is one step away from a career first… The 30-year-old Uruguayan tennis player reached the first grass-court final of his career on Friday after beating Gilles Muller in three sets at the Nottingham Open. Before this week, Cuevas had...

Jun 25, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Infante Becomes Free Agent

Infante Becomes Free Agent

Omar Infante is officially a free agent… The 34-year-old Venezuelan professional baseball player cleared waivers on Thursday to became a free agent. Infante was designated for assignment June 15 by the Kansas City Royals, who chose to pay him the...

Jun 25, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Fernandez to Serve as the U.S. Women's Tennis Team Coach at the Olympics

Fernandez to Serve as the U.S. Women’s Tennis Team Coach at the Olympics

Mary Joe Fernandez is ready to help the U.S. see gold in Rio… The 44-year-old Dominican American tennis player will coach the U.S. women’s tennis team at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games. The U.S. Tennis Association announced the Olympic...

Jun 24, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »
Anthony Committed to Representing the U.S. at the 2016 Summer Games

Anthony Committed to Representing the U.S. at the 2016 Summer Games

Carmelo Anthony is ready to play (Olympic) ball… The United States men’s Olympic basketball team is taking shape, with the 32-year-old half-Puerto Rican basketball star among the players committed to representing the U.S. at the 2016 Summer...

Jun 24, 16 • OlimpíadasNo Comments »
Puig Reaches Eastbourne International Semifinals

Puig Reaches Eastbourne International Semifinals

Monica Puig is more than qualified… The 22-year-old Puerto Rican tennis player has became the first qualifier to reach the Eastbourne International semifinals in three years. It took Puig nearly three hours to get there on Thursday, but she...

Jun 24, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Muguruza: The Higest-Seeded Latina at This Year's Wimbledon

Muguruza: The Higest-Seeded Latina at This Year’s Wimbledon

If all goes her way, Garbine Muguruza will most certainly get a rematch with Serena Williams in the Wimbledon finals… The 22-year-old Spanish-Venezuelan professional tennis player, who lost to the World No. 1 tennis player 4-6, 4-6 in last...

Jun 23, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Moya Hits First Multi-Home Run Game Against the Seattle Mariners

Moya Hits First Multi-Home Run Game Against the Seattle Mariners

It’s one milestone after another for Steven Moya… The 24-year-old Puerto Rican baseball player, an outfielder for the Detroit Tigers, reached one milestone this week — hitting his first home run in the club’s last road series against...

Jun 23, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Garcia Wins First-Ever Title on Grass at the Mallorca Open

Garcia Wins First-Ever Title on Grass at the Mallorca Open

Caroline Garcia is kicking serious grass, just in time for Wimbledon… The 22-year-old part-Spanish tennis player hit an ace on match point to close out a 6-3, 6-4 victory on Sunday over Latvia’s Anastasija Sevastova in the Mallorca Open final...

Jun 20, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »
Goenaga Helps Lead Spain to Victory at the World Rugby Olympic Repechage

Goenaga Helps Lead Spain to Victory at the World Rugby Olympic Repechage

Ignacio Martin Goenaga is returning home to a hero’s welcome… Spain became the final team to seal their place in the men’s Olympic Sevens with a dramatic victory at the World Rugby Olympic Repechage tournament in Monaco. In a...

Jun 19, 16 • DeportesNo Comments »