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News Colombia » Sports: How a youth coach in Colombia rebuilt a once-successful relief pitcher

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/youth-coach-colombia-rebuilt-successful-relief-pitcher-231135409.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

He called home. There is a man who lives in Cartagena, Colombia named Marcial Del Valle. He was a catcher on the national team four decades ago, ran a baseball academy there and scouted for the San Diego Padres. He knew a good arm when he saw one ...

News Colombia » Sports: Spain’s Luckia wins Colombia’s eighth online gambling license

News channel or source: https://calvinayre.com/2018/02/22/business/luckia-colombia-online-gambling-license/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Luckia already has a retail sports betting operation in Colombia via a collaboration with the National Corporation of Entrepreneurs of Luck and Chance Games (Cornazar). The new Luckia.co website has been approved to offer both sports betting and ‘luck ...

News Colombia » Sports: Colombia Heroicos clinch narrow win over Caciques Venezuela in World Series of Boxing

News channel or source: https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1061900/colombia-heroicos-clinch-narrow-win-over-caciques-venezuela-in-world-series-of-boxing
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Colombia Heroicos celebrated their first victory of the World ... The Domadores will be in confident mood heading into their contest against the Uzbek Tigers in the Universal Sport Complex. Astana Arlans Kazakhstan will feature in the third tie of the ...

News Colombia » Sports: The calls of Colombia: Bird watchers' delight

News channel or source: http://www.forbesindia.com/article/recliner/the-calls-of-colombia-bird-watchers-delight/49517/1
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

The Latin term lusus naturae means a freak or sport of nature; something that exhibits abnormal variation from type. Colombia is a lusus naturae of natural history. Although it covers only 2 percent of the planet’s land surface, it is home to around 18 ...

News Colombia » Sports: Michael Poettoz’s plot to put Colombian winter sports on the map

News channel or source: https://www.olympic.org/news/michael-poettoz-s-plot-to-put-colombian-winter-sports-on-the-map
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

It was then that the question of nationality arose: “My parents adopted me in Colombia and I decided to compete for that country. I’m well connected there and I’m really keen to promote winter sports in Colombia, alongside the Colombian National ...

News Colombia » Sports: Colombia’s Pedro Causil becomes South America’s first Olympic speed skater

News channel or source: https://colombiareports.com/colombias-pedro-causil-becomes-south-americas-first-olympic-speed-skater/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Colombia may not have speed skating facilities, but it is home to some of the world’s best inline skaters. Before switching to ice, Causil was a highly successful inline skater. Twice he became world champion of the sport that is extremely popular in his ...

News Colombia » Sports: Spanish matador is tossed in the air and gored in the REAR by a wounded 1,000lb bull during a festival in Colombia

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5407983/Matador-gored-REAR-1-000lb-bull-Colombia.html?ITO=1490
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Julian Lopez, known as 'El Juli', was starring in a bullfight at La Santamaria bullring in Bogota, Colombia on Sunday when the beast ... gored by a bull while taking part in the bloodthirsty sport. In 2016, he was also gored in the buttocks during a ...

News Colombia » Sports: Greenberg Traurig's Anthony Robinson Presents at Expofitness Colombia 2018

News channel or source: https://www.streetinsider.com/Press+Releases/Greenberg+Traurigs+Anthony+Robinson+Presents+at+Expofitness+Colombia+2018/13860125.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Anthony Robinson, of counsel at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, presented at the Fifth Annual Expofitness International Sports and Wellness Business Expo held February 16-18, in Medelln, Colombia. Expofitness is positioned as the premiere Latin ...

News Colombia » Sports: The venture capitalist making Olympic dreams come true

News channel or source: http://www.keyt.com/sports/the-venture-capitalist-making-olympic-dreams-come-true/706367250
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

"Those sports were downhill skiing ... so decided to use his contacts in Colombia to attempt to become a citizen there. "I've no connections to Colombia, I don't speak any Spanish," he admits. "But I'd helped the government in the past with technology.

News Colombia » Sports: World Cup trophy tour to include stop in Colombia

News channel or source: https://www.efe.com/efe/english/sports/world-cup-trophy-tour-to-include-stop-in-colombia/50000266-3525639
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Coca-Cola communications manager Juan Sebastian Estrada (l) and marketing director Pierangela Sierra (r) during the presentation of the FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour in Bogota, Colombia, Feb. 15, 2018. EPA-EFE/Leonardo Muñoz The trophy that FIFA has been ...