Posts Tagged ‘Rafael Nadal’

Lionel Messi: The World’s Most Famous Latino Athlete

Lionel Messiis kickin’ it to the top of the popularity charts… The 31-year-old Argentine soccer star is the top-ranking Latino on ESPN’s World Fame 100 list, which identifies the most famous athletes in the world. Messi, a five-time Ballon...

Mar 22, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal to Face Roger Federer in the BNP Paribas Open Semifinals

Rafael Nadal to Face Roger Federer in the BNP Paribas Open Semifinals

Rafael Nadalis set to face one of his biggest rivals… The 32-year-old Spanish tennis star has advanced to the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open after defeating Karen Khachanov 7-6 (2), 7-6. Nadal’s victory sets up his 39th career meeting...

Mar 16, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Dispatches Stefanos Tsitsipas to Reach Australian Open Final

Rafael Nadal Dispatches Stefanos Tsitsipas to Reach Australian Open Final

Rafael Nadal has punched his ticket to the finals at the Australian Open. The 32-year-old Spanish tennis star made quick work of 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas in Thursday’s semifinal, cruising to a 6-2, 6-4, 6-0 to earn his fifth trip to the...

Jan 25, 19 • DeportesNo Comments »

Alex de Minaur Named the ATP World Tour’s Newcomer of the Year

He may be new to the ATP World Tour, but Alex de Minaur is definitely getting notices… The 19-year-old Spanish & Uruguyan-Australian tennis playerhas been named the ATP World Tour Newcomer of the Year, sharing year-end honors with Novak...

Nov 11, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Defeats Stefanos Tsitsipas to Claim Fourth Career Rogers Cup Title

Rafael Nadal Defeats Stefanos Tsitsipas to Claim Fourth Career Rogers Cup Title

Make that 80 for Rafael Nadal… The 32-year-old Spanish tennis star claimed his 80th ATP World Tour title on Sunday while ruining Stefanos Tsitsipas‘ 20th birthday. Nadal, the top-ranked player in the tournament, beat the unseeded Greek...

Aug 13, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Outlasts Juan Martin del Potro to Advance to Wimbledon Semifinals

Rafael Nadal Outlasts Juan Martin del Potro to Advance to Wimbledon Semifinals

Rafael Nadal is back in a position he hasn’t seen in seven years… The 32-year-old Spanish tennis superstar, the World No. 1,rallied to win a grueling five-set match against Juan Martin del Potro 7-5, 6-7 (3), 4-6, 6-4, 6-4 and reach the...

Jul 12, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Juan Martin del Potro Outlasts Gilles Simon to Reach Wimbledon Quarterfinals

Juan Martin del Potro Outlasts Gilles Simon to Reach Wimbledon Quarterfinals

Juan Martin del Potro is back in the quarters… The 29-year-old Argentine tennis play has advanced to the Wimbledon quarterfinals for the first time since 2013 after beating Gilles Simon 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5), 5-7, 7-6 (5). del Potro, the fifth-seed...

Jul 10, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Rafael Nadal Notches His 900th Career Win at the French Open

Rafael Nadal Notches His 900th Career Win at the French Open

It’s another French Open victory for Rafael Nadal, and added career milestones… With a 6-3, 6-2, 7-6 (4) win on Monday against up-and-coming German player Maximilian Marterer, Nadal moved into the quarterfinals and above Jimmy Connors on the...

Jun 4, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »
Diego Schwartzman Storms Back to Upset Kevin Anderson in the Fourth Round at the French Open

Diego Schwartzman Storms Back to Upset Kevin Anderson in the Fourth Round at the French Open

Diego Schwartzman has taken down a giant… In a David and Goliath-like moment, the 25-year-old Argentine tennis player, nicknamed El Peque for being 5-foot-7, was able to turn the tables against 6-foot-8 Kevin Anderson at the French Open,...

Jun 4, 18 • Deportes1 Comment »
Rafael Nadal Ties Jimmy Connors for Third-Most Major Wins in Men's Tennis History

Rafael Nadal Ties Jimmy Connors for Third-Most Major Wins in Men’s Tennis History

Rafael Nadal has tied an American tennis legend… The 31-year-old Spanish tennis star, the defending champion, has advanced to the fourth round of the French Open on Saturday with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 win against Richard Gasquet, improving to 16-0...

Jun 2, 18 • DeportesNo Comments »