Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Garcia stuns Former World No. 1 Jelena Jankovic to Claim Her First-Ever WTA Title

Garcia stuns Former World No. 1 Jelena Jankovic to Claim Her First-Ever WTA Title

The first time’s the charm for Caroline Garcia… Competing in her first-ever WTA title match, the 20-year-old half-Spanish tennis player from France defeated defending champion and former World No. 1 Jelena Jankovic in straight sets at the Copa...

Apr 14, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Verdasco Beats Nicolas Almagro to Win the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship

Verdasco Beats Nicolas Almagro to Win the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship

It’s “sweet No. 6” for Fernando Verdasco… The 30-year-old Spanish tennis player, currently ranked No. 29 in the world, beat his fellow countryman Nicolas Almagro in straight sets, 6-3, 7-6 (4), to win the U.S. Men’s Clay Court...

Apr 13, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Garcia-Lopez Defeats Marcel Granollers to Win This Year's Grand Prix Hassan II Title

Garcia-Lopez Defeats Marcel Granollers to Win This Year’s Grand Prix Hassan II Title

Guillermo Garcia-Lopez is back to his old winning ways… The 30-year-old Spanish tennis player claimed his first title in nearly four years after rallying to defeat his compatriot Marcel Granollers  at the Grand Prix Hassan II on Sunday. After...

Apr 13, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Garcia Defeats Vania King to Reach Her First WTA Women's Final

Garcia Defeats Vania King to Reach Her First WTA Women’s Final

Caroline Garcia is one win away from the first Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) title of her promising professional career… The 20-year-old half-Spanish tennis player from France, currently ranked No. 74 in the world, posted a 6-2, 6-4 win...

Apr 13, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Jimenez Makes History at the Masters Golf Tournament

Jimenez Makes History at the Masters Golf Tournament

Miguel Angel Jimenez has entered the annals of Masters history… The 50-year-old Spanish professional golfer made Masters Golf Tournament history on Saturday by tying the record for the lowest score shot by a player age 50 or older. Jimenez, who...

Apr 12, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Giraldo Beats Second-Seed Tommy Robredo to Reach the Quarters at the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship

Giraldo Beats Second-Seed Tommy Robredo to Reach the Quarters at the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship

Santiago Giraldo is making a strong run for the title at the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championship… The 26-year-old Colombian tennis player upset second-seeded Tommy Robredo on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the U.S. Men’s...

Apr 11, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Gomez Reportedly Agrees to Multiyear Contract with the Cleveland Indians

Gomez Reportedly Agrees to Multiyear Contract with the Cleveland Indians

It looks like Yan Gomes isn’t planning to leave C-Town anytime soon… The 26-year-old Brazilian professional baseball catcher has reportedly agreed to terms on a multiyear contract with the Cleveland Indians following his breakout season in 2013,...

Mar 30, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal Advances to Sony Open Men's Final with Walkover

Nadal Advances to Sony Open Men’s Final with Walkover

Rafael Nadal has advanced to the men’s final at the Sony Open… without breaking a sweat. The 27-year-old Spanish tennis star, the tournament’s No. 1 seed, will meet Novak Djokovic in Sunday’s final after both their opponents pulled out...

Mar 29, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cabrera Agrees to Record $292 Million Contract with the Detroit Tigers

Cabrera Agrees to Record $292 Million Contract with the Detroit Tigers

It’s official. Miguel Cabrera is the highest-paid player in Major League Baseball… The 30-year-old Venezuelan baseball star, a two-time American League MVP, has agreed to terms with the Detroit Tigers on a new 10-year contract that will pay him...

Mar 28, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »
Sanchez Agrees to a One-Year-Deal with the Philadelphia Eagles

Sanchez Agrees to a One-Year-Deal with the Philadelphia Eagles

Mark Sanchez is flying high after landing a new NFL gig… The 27-year-old Mexican American pro football star, a former quarterback for the New York Jets, has signed a one-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles. The deal comes a week after the...

Mar 28, 14 • DeportesNo Comments »