Posts Tagged Latin America and Caribbean

Florida man faces sentencing in smuggling of Dodgers’ Puig

MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida businessman is set to be sentenced for illegally helping finance the smuggling of Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba.

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Timea Bacsinszky advances to Monterrey Open quarterfinals

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Fourth-seeded Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland advanced to the Monterrey Open quarterfinals Thursday, beating Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine 4-6, 6-4, 6-4.

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From Haiti, Fox reaches 2-year deal with stay with Dolphins

MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins tackle Jason Fox’s good deed in Haiti came with a reward.

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Former No. 1 Rios asks for doping check of Korda from 1998

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chile officials say they will back a request by former world No. 1 Marcelo Rios to have the International Tennis Federation investigate whether Petr Korda committed a doping violation in the 1998 Australian Open.

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Rybarikova outlasts Hercog in Monterrey Open

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Top-seeded defending champion Ana Ivanovic of Serbia advanced to the quarterfinals in the Monterrey Open on Wednesday night, beating Pauline Parmentier of France 6-3, 6-2.

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