Russia receives the Olympic flame

Two days before the opening of the XXII Olympic Winter Games, the Olympic flame arrived this Wednesday to the Russian city of Sochi, after its journey of nearly 65,000 kilometres and 120 days. Sergey Bubka Ukrainian pole vaulter, who this year was one of the candidates to head...

Boxer “Ghost” Gonzalez dies from brain injuries

The Mexican boxer Oscar Gonzalez, died Monday from injuries received last Saturday during a match he disputed, said his promotion firm. For lesions in the brainstem he received when he disputed a match with Jesus Galicia for the national championship bantamweight,...
Messi confesses what has been the greatest sacrifice of his career

Messi confesses what has been the greatest sacrifice of his career

The Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi said on Sunday that the greatest sacrifice that he has had to do as an athlete was leaving Rosario and move to Barcelona at the age of 13. The FC Barcelona star made an advertising spot for the Gillette Company where he participated with...

Back injury will not affect Nadal’s calendar

After losing againsStaislast Wawrinka  at the Australia Open final, Rafael Nadal does not expect to miss any match of his calendar by a back injury that affected him on Sunday during the aforementioned match. After a medical examination in Barcelona, Nadal was diagnosed with a...

Father of Neymar received 10 million euros from the FC Barcelona

Through a press conference held in the city of Santos, the father of the Brazilian player Neymar, Neymar da Silva, admitted this tuesday to have received 10 million euros ($ 13’690 .000) from the FC Barcelona in 2011. At the same time he clarified that this was not a...

McLaren presents MP4-29 racing car

For next season of Formula One, McLaren introduced their new MP4-29 racing car, with aims to improve the performance obtained in 2013. The new vehicle has a smaller rear wing, lower nose and a narrower front wing. After finishing fifth in the constructors’ championship...

Nadal beat Federer and advances to the final of the Australia Open

This morning, Spanish tennis player, Rafael Nadal defeat masterfully the world’s ex-number one, Roger Federer by 7-6 (4), 6-3 in a match of two hours and 24 minutes. In this way, the Spanish reached the final of the Australia Open for the third time, and prepares to face Swiss...

World Cup stadium with delays in its remodelling

The city of Curitiba would host several matches of the group phase of the World Cup Brazil 2014, including Honduras- Ecuador, would be excluded by. The reason being the obvious delays which has the work a few months before realized the world cup. Curitiba officials were informed...