Posts Tagged Latin America and Caribbean

Argentina stays alive in Davis Cup

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Leonardo Mayer defeated Dudi Sela 6-2, 6-1, 6-4, on Sunday afternoon, keeping Argentina alive in a best-of-five Davis Cup World Group playoff at the Sunrise Tennis Center.

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US women rout Mexico 8-0

Mexico goalkeeper Cecilia Santiago (1) makes a save against the United States in the first half of an international friendly soccer match at Rio Tinto Stadium, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Hope Solo set the U.S. national team record for career shutouts, and Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach each scored twice for an 8-0 exhibition victory over Mexico at Rio Tinto Stadium on Saturday night.

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Texas Southern downs Central State 30-16

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Daveonn Porter ran for two touchdowns and Texas Southern beat Central State 30-16 Saturday.

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Israel takes 2-1 lead vs Argentina in Davis Cup

Jonathan Erlich watches as his team mate Andy Ram, of Israel, returns the ball to the team from Argentina during Davis Cup doubles tennis play in Sunrise, Fla., Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.(AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Israel’s Jonathan Erlich and Andy Ram defeated Argentina’s Federico Delbonis and Horacio Zeballos 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 in doubles Saturday for a 2-1 lead in the Davis Cup World Group playoff.

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US team preps for exhibition against Mexico

In this photo taken Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014,  U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo gestures during practice in Salt Lake City. The U.S. Women's National Team will play Mexico in a international friendly game at Rio Tinto Stadium, in Sandy, Utah, on Saturday. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SANDY, Utah (AP) — Alex Morgan has fond memories of Utah’s Rio Tinto Stadium, albeit chilly ones.

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