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Sonsona vs. Vazquez

Sonsona vs. Vazquez

FEB. 27 FOR WBO CROWN IN PUERTO RICO By Sal­ven L. Lagum­bay PhilBoxing.com Tue, 29 Dec 2009 Anoth­er Philip­pines ver­sus Puer­to Rico show­down is set to take place when unde­feat­ed Fil­ipino fight­er Mar­vin “Mar­velous” Son­sona goes up against unbeat­en Puer­to Rican Wil­fre­do…

NFL (Lolita Lopez)

NFL (Lolita Lopez)

I was watch­ing the New York Jets Game on WPIX chan­nel 11 Thurs­day night. When i noticed that they had a sports com­men­ta­tor Named Loli­ta Lopez i was impressed because not only did she hold her own next to the male com­men­ta­tor, but she was so knowl­edge­able about what…

JOSE “CHEGUI” TORRES

Ded­i­can Sala de Exhibi­ción a ‘Cheguí’ Tor­res Entre los asis­tentes à la activi­dad en hon­or a ‘Cheguí’ Tor­res se encon­tra­ban los árbi­tros Ramón Peña y Kermith Schmidt, Nel­sa López, Ramona Ortiz vda. de Tor­res, la alcalde­sa María Melén­dez, Nel­son ‘El Bar­bero’ Lugo, Ramón…

No Hitter

No Hitter

On Fri­day Jonathan Sanchez (born Nov. 19, 1982 Mayaguez, Puer­to Rico) a pitch­er for the San Fran­cis­co Giants with only his sec­ond start of the sea­son, pitched a No Hit­ter the teams only No Hit­ter since 1976. Jonathan Sanchez Pitch­es Shock­ing No-Hit­ter for Giants Yahoo…

Round 2

Round 2

The Puer­to Rican team advanced to Round 2 of the World Base­ball Clas­sic to face the USA team on sat­ur­day March 14, after defeat­ing the team from Pana­ma and the team from Ned­er­lands two games. This Nerder­lands team is the same team that elim­i­nat­ed the team from The…

Puerto Rico Spanks Panama

Puerto Rico Spanks Panama

Sat­ur­day’s Puer­to Rico / Pana­ma World Clas­sic Base­ball Game was a sweet vic­to­ry for Puer­to Rico.  They shutout Pana­ma 7–0.  The home run by Del­ga­do and two home runs by Rodriguez kept PR in the lead through out the entire game.  Pana­ma came very close to bring­ing in…

World Baseball Classic

The World Base­ball Clas­sic start this week on March 5, i can’t wait to watch this series to see all the boricuas for the pride of their patria. Date Match-Up Time (Local) Time (ET) TV Sat., Mar. 7 Nether­lands vs. Domini­can Rep 12:00pm 11:00am ESPN2 ESPN Deportes…

BOXING UPDATE

Well, on Sat­ur­day we saw the return of  Miguel Cot­to.  I think he was back to his usu­al self.   He dom­i­nat­ed the fight from start to fin­ish.  The fight was stopped in the fifth round of a sched­uled 12 round fight, after Cot­to knocked his oppo­nent down three times in…

BOXING

On Feb­ru­ary 21, Miguel Cot­to will be mak­ing his return to the ring since his fight last July, in which Miguel suf­fered his first defeat of his career to Anto­nio Mar­gar­i­to. That lost is now sur­round­ed by con­tro­ver­sy. Miguel will be fight­ing Michael Jen­nings for the WBO…

NATIVIDAD SOTO

NATIVIDAD SOTO

Nativi­dad Soto hopes to become the first Puer­to Rican female NASCAR dri­ver. She was born in Mayaguez, Puer­to Rico. The 2009 rac­ing sea­son will be start­ing soon, to begin this dream she hopes to start rac­ing in the Grand Nation­al Sport­men divi­son in LaCrosse, Wis­con­sin.

2009 World Baseball Classic

2009 World Baseball Classic

We are get­ting close to the start of this series on March 5 — 23 and that includes the finals.   You can go to  World Base­ball Clas­sic to see the sched­uled games.  These games include some of the biggest  MLB stars in the game today.  If you like base­ball you will not…

Sports

Boricuas in sports have had a major growth over the past sev­er­al decades. This growth spans across the var­i­ous sports i.e. base­ball, soc­cer, and box­ing, but there has not been such a big growth and influ­ence to any sport as that which base­ball has had. The pres­ence of…

Lost a Great Champion

Lost a Great Champion

On Mon­day in Ponce, Puer­to Rico we lost a great cham­pi­on. Jose (Chegui) Tor­res a box­ing great died of a heart attack.  Not only the box­ing world, but the whole Boricua com­mu­ni­ty lost a great man.  He will sure­ly be missed by many.

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