Posts Tagged South America

AP PHOTOS: Bolivian grandmothers stay fit with handball

In this Jan. 28, 2105 photo, elderly Aymara indigenous women run laps during a training session before playing handball in El Alto, Bolivia. Dozens of traditional Aymara grandmothers ease many of the aches and pains of aging by practicing a sport that is decidedly untraditional in Bolivia: team handball. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)

EL ALTO, Bolivia (AP) — Dozens of traditional Aymara grandmothers ease many of the aches and pains of aging by practicing a sport that is decidedly untraditional in Bolivia — team handball.

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Mayer into 2nd round in Buenos Aires; Nadal tries to rebound

Spain's tennis player Rafael Nadal listens to a question during a press conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Monday, Feb. 23, 2015. Nadal will play at the Argentina Open that starts Tuesday. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — No. 5-seeded Leonardo Mayer of Argentina reached the second round of the Argentina Open on Monday, defeating Stephane Robert of France 6-0, 6-1.

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