Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Batista to Sign with Shanghai Shenhua...

Batista to Sign with Shanghai Shenhua…

Sergio Batista may soon be taking his soccer coaching skills to Asia… The 49-year-old Argentine fútbol coach is expected to sign with Shanghai Shenhua in another high-profile hiring by a Chinese Super League team. The club has scheduled a news...

May 29, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Almagro Defends His Title at the Nice Open

Almagro Defends His Title at the Nice Open

Following an impressive run in France, Nicolas Almagro has claimed his 12th career title. The 26-year-old Spanish tenista defeated American qualifier Brian Baker 6-3, 6-2 to win the Open de Nice Côte d’Azur on Saturday and clinch his second...

May 26, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Maldonado Makes History By Clinching the Spanish Grand Prix

Maldonado Makes History By Clinching the Spanish Grand Prix

It’s one for the history books for Pastor Maldonado… The 27-year-old Formula One driver produced the race of his life to hold off Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso in Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix to became the first Venezuelan driver to win a...

May 14, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Agüero Leads Manchester City to English Premier League Title

Agüero Leads Manchester City to English Premier League Title

Call it “The Miracle in Manchester” as Sergio Agüero helps propel Manchester City to its first English Premier League title in nearly 45 years. In one of the most exciting game endings in soccer history, the 23-year-old Argentine soccer star on...

May 13, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Verdasco Upsets Nadal at the Madrid Open

Verdasco Upsets Nadal at the Madrid Open

Fernando Verdasco has scored a massive upset at the Madrid Open… The 28-year-old tennis star—currently ranked No. 19 in the world—defeated his fellow countryman and the world’s No. 2 player Rafael Nadal, considered the King of Clay, 6-3,...

May 10, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
del Potro Claims Second Consecutive Estoril Open Title

del Potro Claims Second Consecutive Estoril Open Title

It’s Lucky No. 11 for Juan Martin del Potro… The 23-year-old Argentinian tenista claimed his eleventh title of his professional tennis career on Sunday by beating France’s Richard Gasquet to win the Estoril Open title. del Potro, who was...

May 6, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Mexican Swimmer Vaca Recognized for Her 40-Year Career

Mexican Swimmer Vaca Recognized for Her 40-Year Career

Laura Vaca Hernandez is being recognized for her acclaimed international swimming career, which spans more than four decades. The 59-year-old Mexican swimmer has been awarded the Jean Borotra World Fair Play trophy from the International Fair Play...

May 2, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal Wins Seventh Consecutive Barcelona Open Title...

Nadal Wins Seventh Consecutive Barcelona Open Title…

It’s no wonder Rafael Nadal is considered the player to beat on clay… The 25-year-old Spanish tennis superstar—currently ranked No. 2 in the world—defeated countryman David Ferrer 7-6 (1), 7-5 in the Barcelona Open final on Sunday to claim...

Apr 30, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Orantes Elected to International Tennis Hall of Fame

Orantes Elected to International Tennis Hall of Fame

Rafael Nadal won his first and only U.S. Open title in 2010… But fellow Spaniard Manuel Orantes claimed the U.S. Open crown some 35 years before. And, now he’ll be forever immortalized in Newport, Rhode Island. The 63-year-old Spanish...

Apr 24, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »
Nadal & Djokovic Aiming to Break Another World Record...

Nadal & Djokovic Aiming to Break Another World Record…

Move over Cristiano Ronaldo! Rafael Nadal is headed to Real Madrid’s soccer stadium… But don’t worry; he’s not planning to bend it like Beckham! The 25-year-old Spanish tennis star, currently ranked No. 2 in the world, will go head-to-head...

Apr 12, 12 • DeportesNo Comments »