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Philly Mag runs a story about how the local baseball team expects to attract more Latino supporters to its fan base thanks to its increasing number of Latino players.
Taking part int the Pan-American Colibri Swim, twelve athletes dived into the Pacific Ocean at Imperial Beach in Southern California and swam across the border to the Mexican city of Tijuana to raise awareness about the sensitive subject of immigration and to raise funds for people who have lost a family member who was trying to reach the US.
There is no doubt. In Argentina, just by looking at the qualifying South American standings for the 2018 Russia World Cup people get nervous. The white and light blue squad ranks fifth with 22 points behind Brazil, Colombia, Uruguay and Chile.
No cabe duda que, en Argentina, el solo contemplar la tabla de los partidos clasificatorios sudamericanos para el Mundial de Rusia 2018 genera cierto nerviosismo. Y no es para menos, la albiceleste se encuentra en la quinta posición, con 22 puntos, por detrás de Brasil, Colombia, Uruguay y Chile.
Athletes who broke cultural barriers and played their way to the top
Leo Messi led Barcelona to a desperately needed 3-2 away victory in its "El Clasico" matchup on Sunday against Real Madrid, scoring the winning goal in extra time and keeping the team"s title hopes alive.
Phillies offense comes alive near the end of the game but could not pull off the Victory.
The cinderella team from Brazil finally goes to the big dance against Colombia's Atletico Nacional for the Recopa Sudamericana!
Geoff Hurst’ goal in the championship game of the 1966 World Cup or Diego Maradona’s hand score in the 1986 World Cup. Without going that far in time everybody remembers Sergio Ramos’ goal in an offside position in the last Champions League final contest or, less than a month ago the penalty kick awarded to Barcelona for a non-existing foul on Luis Suárez by a Paris Saint-Germain defender…
Cristiano Ronaldo scored all three goals here Tuesday as Real Madrid dominated Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League crown, advancing the Blancos" bid to become the first team ever to win Europe"s elite club tournament in successive years.