Victor Estrella Burgos during the French Open
First Dominican (& Oldest Person) Makes Debut at U.S. Open
By Cristina Arreola | 08/26/2014 - 15:59

Victor Estrella Burgos is making history — in more ways than one.


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Inspiring Latina: Triathlete With Rheumatoid Arthritis Angela Durazo
Inspiring Latina: Meet Angela Durazo, A Triathlete With Rheumatoid Arthritis
By Cristina Arreola | 07/30/2014 - 15:07

"Rheumatoid arthritis is the best thing that ever happened to me."

Angela Durazo never believed she would say those words. 


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Brazil Women's Bobsled Team in Sochi
Scary! Brazilian Bobsled Team In Airborne Crash
By Cristina Arreola | 02/19/2014 - 09:59

Ay dios mio! 


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Latino Gymnast John Orozco, London Olympics 2012
Latino Gymnast John Orozco Heads to London Olympics!
By Samantha Leal | 06/12/2012 - 16:56

In a storyline straight from a movie, gymnast John Orozco beat out Danel Leyva, the defending U.S. men’s all-around champion, by just five-hundredths of a point, earning his spot as the U.S. representative at the upcoming London Olympics, reports the Associated Press.


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Model Athletes
Because They're Hot: 5 Latino Model Athletes
By Mariela Rosario | 08/30/2011 - 14:15

Rafael Nadal's recent Armani ads really inspired us. So much so that we got to thinking about all the other super hot athletes that have taken a crack at modeling. We have to say—we've got a lot of incredibly good looking athletes who have modeled for big brands lately. So, why not round them all up for your viewing pleasure!

You can thank us later...


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Vanessa Lopez: The Professional Groupie?
By Mariela Rosario | 01/26/2010 - 10:44

Vanessa Lopez has a history of bedding NBA basketball stars and then taking them to court. First up was Delonte West, whom Lopez filed a complaint against back in 2006, claiming that the Cleveland Cavaliers guard made unwanted sexual advances that left her so terrified she locked herself in a bathroom until security arrived.


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Chilean Weightlifter Gives Birth While Training for Competition
By Mariela Rosario | 12/17/2009 - 17:00

Chilean Olympic weightlifter Elizabeth Poblete gave birth to a premature baby boy without ever knowing she was pregnant. Poblete, 22, lives in Brazil and was training when she went into labor. She says she was not feeling well, but had no idea she was expecting a child.

The baby was born on on Dec. 8, three months early, and is currently in intensive care. Poblete was preparing for a competition when her son was born, weighing just 2 and half pounds and measuring 14 inches.


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Does Chad Ochocinco Want to be Latino?
By Mariela Rosario | 12/09/2009 - 13:03

We've been following the antics of Cincinnati Bengals sensation Chad Ochocinco ever since he changed his last name to "Ochocinco" before the 2008 football season began. As one of the most popular players in the NFL, we were just confused as to why he decided to change his last name at all. It's just weird.


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