Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Lopez to Replace Rafael Nadal for Spain's Next Davis Cup Series

Lopez to Replace Rafael Nadal for Spain’s Next Davis Cup Series

Feliciano Lopez is ready to rumble… The 35-year-old Spanish tennis player will replace Rafael Nadal on Spain’s Davis Cup team. Nadal decided to take time off after his Australian Open final loss to Roger Federer. The Spanish tennis federation...

Jan 31, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cabal Claims First Grand Slam Title for Colombia in More Than 40 Years

Cabal Claims First Grand Slam Title for Colombia in More Than 40 Years

Life’s a grand slam for Juan Sebastian Cabal… The 30-year-old Colombian tennis player and his partner Abigail Spears defeated second-seeded Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig 6-2, 6-4, in the final on Sunday to take home the mixed doubles title at the...

Jan 29, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Cabal & Abigail Spears Reach Mixed Doubles Final at Australian Open

Cabal & Abigail Spears Reach Mixed Doubles Final at Australian Open

Juan Sebastian Cabal is getting a second chance to become a Grand Slam champion… The 30-year-old Colombian tennis player and his partner Abigail Spears defeated Elina Svitolina and Chris Guccione, 7-6, 6-2, in the semifinals to reach the Mixed...

Jan 28, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal Defeats Grigor Dimitrov to Reach Australian Open Final

Nadal Defeats Grigor Dimitrov to Reach Australian Open Final

Rafael Nadal is one win away from cementing his ultimate comeback… The 30-year-old Spanish tennis star defeated Grigor Dimitrov in a thrilling five-set semifinal at the Australian Open, 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (5), 6-7 (4), 6-4, to reach his first Grand...

Jan 28, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Martinez's No. 11 to be Retired by the Seattle Mariners

Martinez’s No. 11 to be Retired by the Seattle Mariners

Edgar Martinez is keeping his number forever… The Seattle Mariners’ team president Kevin Mather has announced plans to retire the 54-year-old Puerto Rican former Major League Baseball designated hitter and third baseman and current hitting coach...

Jan 25, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal Defeats Gael Monfils at the Australian Open to Reach His 30th Career Grand Slam Quarterfinal

Nadal Defeats Gael Monfils at the Australian Open to Reach His 30th Career Grand Slam Quarterfinal

Rafael Nadal is one step closer to a real comeback… The 30-year-old Spanish tennis star and former World No. 1, who hasn’t won a Grand Slam since taking the French Open title in 2014, defeated sixth-seeded Gael Monfils in four sets on Monday...

Jan 24, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Muguruza Advances to Her First Australian Open Quarterfinal

Muguruza Advances to Her First Australian Open Quarterfinal

Garbiñe Muguruza is one step closer to another Grand Slam title. The 23-year-old Spanish-Venezuelan tennis player has booked a maiden Australian Open quarterfinals berth, cruising to a straight-sets win over Romania’s Sorana Cirstea. Muguruza,...

Jan 22, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
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ChocQuibTown’s “De donde vengo yo” Featured in ESPN Deportes’ 2017 World Baseball Classic Coverage

ChocQuibTown may be sporting new fans soon… ESPN Deportes is featuring the Latin Grammy-winning Colombian hip-hop group’s prideful, feel-good song “De donde vengo yo” for their 2017 World Baseball Classic coverage. ChocQuibTown,...

Jan 18, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Bautista Agrees to Lucrative One-Year Deal with the Toronto Blue Jays

Bautista Agrees to Lucrative One-Year Deal with the Toronto Blue Jays

Jose Bautista isn’t leaving the Great White North anytime soon… The 36-year-old Dominican professional baseball player and the Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly agreed to a one-year deal worth US$18 million. The contract reportedly includes two...

Jan 17, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »
Serrano Defeats Yazmin Rivas to Retain WBO Junior Featherweight Title

Serrano Defeats Yazmin Rivas to Retain WBO Junior Featherweight Title

Amanda Serrano is tightening her belt… The 28-year-old Puerto Rican professional boxer defeated Yazmin Rivas by unanimous decision to retain the WBO junior featherweight title over the weekend in the first nationally televised English-language...

Jan 17, 17 • DeportesNo Comments »