Sports July 25, 2015 | 1:33 am
Toronto.– The Dominican Republic will play for the bronze on Saturday after falling to Brazil 68-62 in the semifinal round of the men's basketball tournament in the Pan Am Games in Toronto.
Sports July 25, 2015 | 12:25 am
New York.– ESPN fired radio host Colin Cowherd for comments he made questioning the intelligence of baseball players from the Dominican Republic. Cowherd, who had recently announced he will be le[...]
Sports July 24, 2015 | 3:32 pm
Los Angeles.- Nearly 50 "special" Dominican athletes and team officials have arrived for the Special Olympic World Games in Los Angeles 2015 starting Saturday.?
Mike del Rey, Domini[...]
Sports July 24, 2015 | 9:30 am
Santo Domingo.- Sunday will be a glorious day not only for Pedro Martinez but also for the great Juan Marichal, who finally have the company he always wanted in the Baseball Hall of Fame at Coopers[...]
Sports July 24, 2015 | 7:17 am
Toronto.- Luguelin Santos and Ana Villanueva crowned with gold Dominican Republic’s best performance in achieving medals thus far, in which boxer Juan Solano also won a bronze, AP reports.
Sports July 18, 2015 | 12:49 pm
Santo Domingo.– The US basketball team defeated Dominican Republic 94-55 in the 2015 Pan American Games on July 17 at Ryerson Athletic Center in Toronto, Canada.
The US squad (2-0) easily[...]
Sports July 11, 2015 | 12:16 am
Toronto.– The 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto officially kickedoff Friday with the opening ceremony at the Rogers Centre featuring an excitingpresentation by Cirque du Soleil with 625 per[...]
Sports July 10, 2015 | 12:34 pm
New York.- The drama is building in the National League race with a new final day leader – Carlos Martinez.
The Cardinals starter made a big statement last night, outlasting a rain delay t[...]
Sports July 8, 2015 | 3:29 pm
New York. – One day of voting down, three to go. Morethan 44 million votes cast (more than double YTD), tens of millions to go.Today’s leaders – Johnny Cueto of the Cincinnati Reds and Mike M[...]
Sports July 7, 2015 | 8:31 am
Santo Domingo.- President Danilo Medina on Monday urged the Dominican athletes to boldly compete and represent the nation at the Pan American Games to in Toronto, Canada from July 10 to 26.
Sports July 4, 2015 | 8:48 am
NINGBO, China.– Russia registered the second vcitory in a row at the FIVB World Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament cruising to a fairly speedy 3-0 win (25-15, 25-22, 25-8) over Dominican Re[...]
Sports July 3, 2015 | 7:33 am
Santo Domingo.- Prospects groomed in Dominican Republic baseball farms on Thursday beamed on big bonuses and expectations of large salaries in their leap to the professional stage.
Sports July 2, 2015 | 3:44 pm
Santo Domingo.- Dominican Race Events (DRE) executives on Wednesday announced the Claro Grand Prix for cars and motorcycles, slated for Sunday at the Sunix speedway starting 10am.
The Claro G[...]
Sports June 26, 2015 | 8:14 am
Santo Domingo.- Dominican-American Karl-Anthony Towns was no surprise when tapped Thursday by the Minnesota Timberwolves as first pick in the NBA draft, and celebrates the unprecedented feat since [...]
Sports June 24, 2015 | 8:58 am
Cabarete, Dominican Republic.- The Cabarete Big Air Competition took place on Bozo Beach, July 11-14, with strong winds, and the best kiteboarders from around the country on their way, the contest [...]
Sports June 19, 2015 | 2:38 pm
La Romana, DR.- With the more than 100 local and foreign golfers competing, the General de Seguros insurance company successfully staged its 1st. Golf Cup at Casa de Campo .
The tournament [...]
Sports June 18, 2015 | 11:09 am
Lima, Peru.- Dominican Republic’s sextet Wednesday night defeated Brazil’s powerful squad three sets to two to advance to the 14th Pan American Volleyball Cup finals.
The Dominicans’ co[...]
Sports June 16, 2015 | 9:14 am
Lima.– Defending champions Dominican Republic overcame Cuba 3-1 (25-27, 25-14, 25-22, 25-21) on Monday to remain undefeated after three outings in Pool B of the XIV Women’s Volleyball Pan Ameri[...]
Sports June 15, 2015 | 2:58 pm
Santo Domingo.– Dominican Republic held off a late reaction of Peru and went on to win 3-1 (25-18, 25-20, 22-25, 25-20) for a 2-0 record in Pool B at the XIV Women’s Volleyball Pan American Cup[...]
Sports June 13, 2015 | 10:19 am
Bahia Blanca, Argentina.– The Dominican Republic edged out Puerto Rico, 71-66, on the final day of Preliminary Round action at the 2015 FIBA Americas U16 Championship to complete the Semi-Final l[...]