Archive for the ‘Deportes’ Category

Leury Garcia Signs One-Year Deal with the Chicago White Sox

Leury Garcia Signs One-Year Deal with the Chicago White Sox

Leury Garcia is staying in the Windy City… The 28-year-old Dominican professional baseball player has agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million deal with the Chicago White Sox. Garcia gets $3.25 million in 2020, with the White Sox holding a $3.5...

Feb 22, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Brazil Unveils Statue of Pele to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of 1970 World Cup Win

Brazil Unveils Statue of Pele to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of 1970 World Cup Win

Pele’s likeness will live on forever… The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) has unveiled a statue of the 79-year-old futbol living legend at its headquarters, the first of a series of events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the...

Feb 21, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Gio Reyna Becomes Youngest American to Play in the Champions League

Gio Reyna Becomes Youngest American to Play in the Champions League

Gio Reyna’s name has been etched in the soccer history books… The 17-year-old part-Argentine American soccer player made his Champions League debut on Tuesday for Borussia Dortmund against Paris Saint-Germain, becoming the youngest American...

Feb 19, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »

Lionel Messi Wins Laureus Sportsman of the Year Award

Lionel Messi has earned another honor… The 32-year-old Argentine soccer star, a six-time Ballon d’Or winner, tied Lewis Hamilton for the Laureus Sportsman of the Year award. The men’s award was shared for the first time,...

Feb 18, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Vergil Ortiz Jr. to Face Samuel Vargas at The Forum in March

Vergil Ortiz Jr. to Face Samuel Vargas at The Forum in March

Vergil Ortiz Jr.is taking on a battle-tested veteran in his first match of the year… The 21-year-old Latino welterweight heavy-hitting boxer, The Ring magazine’s 2019 prospect of the year, will make his 2020 debut against Samuel Vargas on...

Feb 17, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Oscar Rivas Signs Multi-Fight Contract with Top Rank

Oscar Rivas Signs Multi-Fight Contract with Top Rank

Oscar Rivas is headed to the Top… The 32-year-old Colombian professional boxer has signed a multi-fight co-promotional contract with Top Rank. “Top Rank is in the heavyweight business, and we are pleased to be partnering...

Feb 17, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Ryan Garcia Knocks Out Francisco Fonseca in the First Round

Ryan Garcia Knocks Out Francisco Fonseca in the First Round

Ryan Garciadidn’t need much time to score the win… In an eye-opening performance, the 21-year-old Mexican boxer stopped Francisco Fonseca in the first round of their lightweight bout with a blazing counter left hook that left his opponent flat...

Feb 16, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »
Bartolo Colon Signs with Mexico's Monclova Acereros

Bartolo Colon Signs with Mexico’s Monclova Acereros

Bartolo Colonis headed south of the border. The 46-year-old Dominicanprofessional baseball right-handed pitcher has signed with the Monclova Acereros of the Mexican Baseball League. The Acereros, defending champions of the Triple-Acircuit,...

Feb 16, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »

Brook Lopez Among the Finalists for USA Basketball’s Men’s Olympic Team

Brook Lopez is still in the running to represent the US at the Olympics… The 31-year-old Cuban American Milwaukee Bucks player and one-time NBA All-Star is among the 44 playersannounced by USA Basketball as finalists for the team that will...

Feb 11, 20 • Deportes, OlimpíadasNo Comments »
Cristian Garin Defeats Diego Schwartzman to Win Cordoba Open

Cristian Garin Defeats Diego Schwartzman to Win Cordoba Open

Cristian Garinis celebrating his first title of the year… The 23-year-old Chilean tennis player won the third ATP Tour title of his career on Sunday, coming back from a set down for the third consecutive match to beat top seed Diego...

Feb 10, 20 • DeportesNo Comments »