TENNIS – Coco Gauff climbs to 13th place. ranking position; Nadal is 4th. in ranking

American teenager Coco Gauff moved up to No. 13 in the WTA rankings after falling to No. 1 Iga Swiatek in the French Open final. Gauff moved up 10 places by reaching her first Grand Slam final. The 18-year-old lost 6-1, 6-3 to Swiatek on Saturday. He had never reached the quarter-finals in major tennis … Read more

Celtics demand Brittney Griner’s release and return to US

The boston celtics benefited this Saturday from their training and their press conference during the Finals of the NBA demand the release and return to the United States of Britney Griner, who was detained for more than 100 days Russia accused of having carried drugs in her luggage while she was going to take a … Read more

From FedEx courier to the big leagues, the story of Dominican José Cuas

Last Tuesday, the Dominican reliever Jose Cuas capped off his nearly decade-long run by finally making his debut in Major leagues after a long and unusual road. Cuas’ careerborn in Santo Domingo but raised in New York, United States, started like many young people who shared his goal, playing at the college level. At 19, … Read more

The wait is over for Al Horford; his 1st NBA Finals

The game was over. Like, well, that trip to Al Horford. He grabbed what would be the final rebound in the Eastern Conference Finals, threw the ball high, ran to join his teammates in celebration, then dropped to his knees to hit the ground. Your time has come. The oldest player, six years, on the … Read more

Playoffs 2022: Crocodiles cut to make “firewood” for Las Tunas

Ariel Sánchez (right) celebrated his birthday with a pair of doubles and a single Photo: Boris Luis Cabrera/Cubadebate. The Crocodiles de Matanzas were one win away from securing their bye to the semi-finals, beating the Leñadores de Las Tunas for matchday three, on a date when the Gallos were tied with the Vegueros, the Tigres … Read more

The champion threatens to sweep the Cuban ball playoff (+ video and post) – Juventud Rebelde

Granma’s Los Alazanes left Industriales once again eager for the first playoff success and with a sensational turnaround on the scoreboard in the ninth inning, the current champions placed themselves one win away from the semi-final. . As in the second game of the series, those led by Carlos Martí came from below to achieve … Read more

BASKETBALL – Al Horford in the NBA final: Let him settle in the Dominican Republic!

Al Horford, who with the Boston Celtics classification for the NBA Finals will be the first Dominican opting for the ring in the history of the league, he underlined this Sunday his enormous emotion and underlined the support which he received from all his compatriots. “Let the Republic sit down. It’s a party”he told the … Read more

SNB 61: Revenge, debuts and authority blow of the current champions

César Garcia won the Alazanes’ first victory in the playoffs. Photo: Boris Luis Cabrera/Cubadebate. To spice up the playoffs of the quarter-finals of this National Series 61, the teams defeated in the first challenge took their revenge this Thursday, in a day when the Hurricanes of Mayabeque made their debut in these competitions with a … Read more

BASEBALL MINIATURES – MLB Manager Rewards for Dominicans

BASEBALL MINIATURES – MLB Manager Rewards for Dominicans

Hector J. Cruz Hectorj.cruz@listindiario.com hjcbeisbol@hotmail.com Twitter: hectorj_cruz Facebook: hjcbeisbol@hotmail.com How many Dominicans have won the Major League Coach of the Year award? The answer is only two. How many Dominicans have been MLB managers? The answer is 7 and the last of them, Oliver Mármol, currently manages the St. Louis Cardinals. Is Marble a candidate … Read more

TENNIS – Swiatek starts Roland-Garros with 28 consecutive victories

This is just one measure of Iga Swiatek’s dominance. The new WTA number one has 28 consecutive victories, a record surpassed by only three women since 2000: Venus Williams (35 in 2000), Serena Williams (34 in 2013) and Justine Henin (32 in 2008), all number one and multiple. Grand Slam winners. “I know there will … Read more