Los Rams siguen sorprendiendo a toda la liga en este año

Nov 16, 2017

Los Rams siguen sorprendiendo a toda la liga este año con otra victoria contra los Texanos de Houston

11/15/17, Thousand Oaks Ca
Los Rams siguen sorprendiendo toda la liga este año con otra victoria contra los Texans de Houston este pasado Domingo. Están sentados arriba de la División en primer lugar pero los Seahawks de Seattle están solamente un juego atrás de ellos en tabla.
Coach Sean Mcvay trae a este equipo jugando una clase de futbol bien marcado y preciso en todo aspecto en lo ofensivo y defensivo. Con una marca de (7-2) los Rams se preparan para ir a Minnesota a jugar contra los Vikings.
Jared Goff va jugar contra Case Keenum quien fue el QB titular de los Rams el año pasado. Goff tomo el puesto la temporada pasada justamente hace un año a la fecha. Los Rams están buscando ganar su quinto partido consecutivo en el año. Uno de los mejores equipos del lado ofensivo van contra uno de los mejores equipos en la defensa. Los Vikings (7-2) buscaran como detener este equipo potente de Los Rams que trae a todo la NFL en alerta.
Nota: Ittai Fuentes

Fotografia: Samuel Coronado

Video: Jorge Cosio

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Los Angeles Rams 33- 7 Houston Texans

Nov 13, 2017

Los Angeles Rams 33- 7 Houston Texans

Los Angeles,CA. Después de varias semanas fuera de casa el equipo Angelino se lleva una victoria muy valiosa, demostrando el gran paso que estan llevando, derrotando a los Texanos de Houston con un marcador de 33-7 este Domingo.

El jugador de los Rams Robert Woods atrapo dos de los tres pases enviados para touchdown del gran mariscal Jared Goff, Robert Woods obtuvo ocho recepciones para complementar 171 yardas y logro la recepción mas larga en su trayectoria, de esta manera, Los Rams demostraron una gran defensiva ante los Texanos sumando una victoria mas y en espera de la siguiente semana numero 11 ante Los Vikings en el U.S. Bank Stadium Minneapolis, MN.

Nota: Itai Fuentes

Fotografía: Rafael Perez y Jorge Cosio

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Spaniard out to make it five wins in a row at Grand Prix of The Americas.

Apr 19, 2017

Spaniard out to make it five wins in a row at Grand Prix of The Americas.

Marc Marquez understands that he faces a fierce fight in Austin, Texas this weekend if he wants to maintain his perfect MotoGP win record at the Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas.

The Spaniard won the first ever race at the Circuit of the Americas in 2013 from pole position as a rookie, then followed up further grid-topping qualifying days with victories in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

This season, however, the Repsol Honda rider has seen emerging star Maverick Viñales open up the campaign by winning the Grand Prix of Qatar and Gran Premio Motul de la República Argentina to build a healthy 37-point championship lead over him.

The 24-year-old Marquez claimed pole position last time out at the Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo to lift his spirits, even if he was forced to retire early in the race following a crash on lap three.

He told Relatos Solidarios, “Maverick’s debut has been unbelievable, the perfect debut. But it was something that everyone could predict a little, this is how it was in the preseason.

“We need a bit of stability because Viñales has won twice already and Valentino (Rossi) has been on the podium twice. Both Yamahas appear to be very competitive.

“If there’s a chance of winning in Austin, I will try. We must learn from the error in Argentina. I insist that a podium finish would be ideal to regain some stability.

“Texas is a circuit that I like. I like the layout of the track, as it has many different types of sections and corners and lots of elevation changes.”

Meanwhile Viñales knows all too well that he must not get complacent with the likes of Marquez, Rossi, Andrea Dovizioso, Scott Redding and Cal Crutchlow all poised to take advantage of any lapse in concentration.

The Yamaha rider explained, “We’re going to work hard. Texas is a really good track for me, I always feel really good [with the] changes of direction, fast corners and hard braking.”

Cortesia: Red Bull

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VETERANS DAY

Nov 11, 2016
  VETERANS DAY

 

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Italian broadcasting powerhouse, Mediaset Premium, acquires America’s Cup rights

Jul 22, 2016

Italian broadcasting powerhouse, Mediaset Premium, acquires America’s Cup rights

Ian Roman

Mediaset Premium, the largest commercial broadcaster in the Italian market, has acquired the exclusive rights to broadcast all racing from the 35th America’s Cup in Italy, across all platforms.

With the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series continuing with events in Portsmouth, UK (July 23-24); Toulon, France (September 10-11) and Fukuoka, Japan (November 19-20), Mediaset Premium will provide live coverage (on its sport channel ‘Premium Sport HD’) and highlight programming on the free to air channel Mediaset Italia 2.

“We’re delighted to be partnering with Mediaset Premium to bring racing to our passionate Italian fan-base, who can enjoy the action beginning with this weekend’s Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series in Portsmouth and running all the way through the final match in Bermuda in June 2017,” said Harvey Schiller, the Commercial Commissioner of the 35th America’s Cup.

A Mediaset Premium spokesperson commented: “The America’s Cup has become an iconic sport in Italy, dating back to the first Italian challenges in the 1980s. Now, with Italy’s Francesco Bruni helming the Artemis Racing boat this weekend in Portsmouth, we are happy to offer our viewers the opportunity to share in the excitement of the modern America’s Cup.”

Racing this weekend in Portsmouth is on July 23-24, beginning at 1330 local time (GMT+1).

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Kawasaki’s Bryan Smith wins third consecutive Mile in 2016 at Springfield Mile I

May 29, 2016
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 29, 2016) – Bryan Smith proved his dominance at the Springfield Mile I on Sunday, taking home his third consecutive Mile victory of the 2016 AMA Pro Flat Track season. This Mile win didn’t come as easily, as the Michigan native had to fight to the finish with a pack of riders every lap, topping second place finisher No. 1 Jared Mees by a margin of 0.119 of a second at the conclusion of the race.

Smith, who pilots the third-generation No. 42 Crosley/Howerton Kawasaki Ninja 650, wrestled tirelessly with Harley-Davidson-mounted riders, Mees, eventual third place finisher No. 6 Brad Baker and No. 2 Kenny Coolbeth, Jr. and was officially scored with leading 16 of the 25-lap Main Event. The win was also Smith’s third consecutive Springfield Mile victory, having won both of last year’s contests at the historic venue.

“It feels pretty awesome,” Smith said. “To have three Miles back-to-back and win them all. I don’t care what kind of track it is, it’s awesome. But to win the Miles that I love, obviously to have three in a row at a historic venue like Springfield, is great. There’s not just one thing that was going through my mind through the last lap. There was a million thoughts of what to do, what not to do, go fast, not too fast, spin the tires, just a million thoughts. I was able to get just enough of a draft off of turn four in that last lap and just barely squeak by Jared.”

Three-time and reigning Grand National Champion Mees expressed his desire to win the coming races over the “Mile Specialist” but shared his appreciation for the bar-to-bar racing that went down during Sunday’s race.

“It’s definitely getting old finishing second on the Miles to the same guy,” Mees said. “But hats off to those guys. They’re working hard and that thing is fast. It’s hard to get it before the finish line but the team is working really hard and we’re trying to find more and more power and reliability. I felt like we had a little bit more than last year but you know, it is Mile racing at its best and a close finish is normal at the Springfield Mile.”

Baker officially led three laps during the Main by using the all-important draft to push past his competitors. The Washington native took home the final spot on the podium.

“It feels really good,” Baker said. “I’ve had the speed the last three races or so but it feels good to be here on the podium. It was a really fun race and the end of the race was an all-out battle.”

Baker’s Factory Harley-Davidson teammate No. 67 Davis Fisher had a lot to prove with the competition debut of the next generation Harley-Davidson XG750R, and the rising star did not disappoint. Fisher experienced a mechanical issue in his Heat race but earned his Main Event starting spot thanks to a photo finish in his Semi race for the final transfer position. After picking off riders throughout the Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines Main Event, Fisher earned the new machine its first Top 10 result with his eighth place finish.

“Davis is doing a great job of developing the new bike and moving forward with it but we know the XR is proven and capable of winning,” Baker continued. “Now we know the XG is capable of getting into the top 10 and now we have to see if it is capable of getting on the podium and winning. Until it gets to that point, I’m going to keep on the old, faithful XR750 that’s been around for 44 years and then eventually going to be jumping onto that thing when it’s ready. I want that bike to get better because if it gets better than the XR that means I’ll have a weapon to try to get on the top spot or the box on these Miles instead of always nipping at the heels of the Kawasaki.”

Smith now leads the Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines point standings by 16 points over No. 69 Sammy Halbert, 110-94.

In the GNC2 class, No. 94B Ryan Wells was unrelenting as he duked it out for his first Mile win of the 2016 season with second place finisher No. 99J Kevin Stollings and third place No. 23FJeffery Lowery.

“It’s my first Mile (win) and it’s awesome,” Wells said. “Especially at the Springfield Mile, the biggest Mile you could win, and for it to be a typical Springfield Mile ending, winning by half of a tire, it’s cool. I would have liked to win by more but it’s awesome. I wish I wouldn’t have seen a red flag with two laps to go but it all worked out and I’m happy. I knew I had a fast bike but I was drafting Stollings earlier in the race, and the kid’s real small and lightweight, so I knew if anybody could get by me before the line it would be him. I came out of turn four and I heard somebody; I peeked down underneath my handlebars and I saw the red bike and I knew it was him. I got as small as I could and was watching our front wheels go across the line and I was pretty pumped about it.”

Wells now leads the GNC2 point standings by 18 points over No. 14A Dalton Gauthier, 103-85.

Up next, 20 of the top AMA Pro Flat Track riders head to ESPN’s Summer X Games in Austin, Texas for the Harley-Davidson Flat-Track race on Thursday, June 2 at Circuit of The Americas. Be sure to purchase your tickets in advance at http://www.xgames.espn.go.com/xgames or tune in to ESPN on Thursday at 10:00 p.m. ET (7:00 p.m. PT).

Award Updates
Harley-Davidson GNC1 presented by Vance & Hines:
  • Harley-Davidson Pole Award: No. 42 Bryan Smith
  • McElroy Packaging Lucky 13 Award Winner: No. 1 Jared Mees
  • MotoBatt Hard Charger Award Winner: No. 67 Davis Fisher
  • Öhlins Fastest Lap Award Winner: No. 73 Doug Lawrence
  • Sunoco “Go The Distance” Award Leader: No. 65 Cory Texter (197.5 miles completed)
GNC2:
  • Larry and Judy McElroy Rookie of the Race Award Winner: No. 99J Kevin Stollings
  • Westside Truck Parts “Just off the Box” Award Winners: No. 27U Jamison Minor (4th), No. 16S Tristan Avery (5th)
  • Sunoco “Go The Distance” Award Leader: No. Dylan Morin (136.75 miles completed)
How to Watch:
FansChoice.tv is the official home for live streaming coverage of AMA Pro Flat Track events. The site also provides coverage of IMSA’s development and single-make series, and NASCAR’s touring and weekly series. Catch all the action at http://www.FansChoice.tv.


About AMA Pro Flat Track:

AMA Pro Flat Track is the world’s premier dirt track motorcycle racing series and one of the longest-running championships in the history of motorsports. Sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing in Daytona Beach, Fla., the series is highly regarded as the most competitive form of dirt track motorcycle racing on the globe. For more information on AMA Pro Flat Track, please visit www.amaproracing.com/ft/, follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or live stream the on-track action on FansChoice.tv.

About AMA Pro Racing:
AMA Pro Racing is the premier professional motorcycle racing organization in North America, operating a full schedule of events and championships for a variety of motorcycle disciplines. Learn more about AMA Pro Racing at www.amaproracing.com.

Photo: AMA Pro Racing/Brian J. Nelson

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Catch the best sailors in the world racing at the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Oman

Feb 25, 2016

Catch the best sailors in the world racing at the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Oman

This is your tune-in guide to live racing and highlight coverage of the first Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series races in 2016, from Muscat, Oman.

Racing takes place on February 27-28, beginning at 14:00 local time in Oman (GMT+4) and our coverage via broadcast television, online and mobile devices will bring the thrill of America’s Cup racing to over 140 territories around the world.

Emirates Team New Zealand is on top of the leaderboard after three events in 2015, guided by the steady hand of world sailor of the year, Peter Burling, on the helm.

The defending champion, ORACLE TEAM USA, is in second place, which doesn’t sit well with skipper Jimmy Spithill, who is still lamenting lost opportunities in the racing last year.

“The mistakes stay with you because you don’t want to make them again,” he says. “All of us are so competitive, we want to start the year strong. This is an important one.”

In the UK and Ireland, both days of racing will air live on BT Sport: Saturday’s racing is live beginning at 0930 on BT Sport 2; Sunday’s racing is live on BT Sport 1 beginning at 0930. Both BT1 and BT2 Sport will run replays of racing throughout the weekend and week (check local listings).

In New Zealand, the racing will be live on new broadcast partner SKYNZ. Both days are live at 11:00pm on SKY Sport Pop-up Channel 055.

In France, racing is live on Canal+ Sport on both Saturday and Sunday.

In Australia, both days of racing will be live on Fox Sports 5 at 21:00.

In Sweden, racing is live on TV4 Play.

In China, racing is on CCTV5+: February 28 at 23:55 and February 29 at 23:00 (Beijing time)

In Bermuda, racing is live on ZFB and via AC+ on the America’s Cup App.

In the United States, racing is live via AC+ on the America’s Cup App and the one-hour highlight program will air on NBCSN on March 12 at 6:00pm EST.

Local fans in 28 territories in the Middle East and North Africa can catch the racing live and in highlight programming on the Orbit Sports Network.

A complete list of international broadcasts of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Bermuda can be found at www.americascup.com/en/where-to-watch.html

Around the world, the Official America’s Cup App will keep this weekend’s racing at your fingertips. Live streaming of all races will be available on mobile devices through the AC+ service within the app. AC+ exclusive coverage features live racing broadcasts, onboard camera views, video extras, replays and behind-the-scenes stories. Live coverage on AC+ is subject to territorial broadcast restrictions.

The Official America’s Cup App is available for Android and iOS devices via Google Play and the Apple iTunes store. The app is free to download and includes highlights, news, results and Virtual Eye race coverage. AC+ is a paid service (US$7.99 for the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series Oman – or $24.99 for a season pass for all 2016 Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series evens) for live streaming video (subject to territorial restrictions) and enhanced features.

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Encuentro de automovilismo que girará en torno al concepto de los modelos deportivos y las nuevas tecnologías

Jul 10, 2015

Encuentro de automovilismo que girará en torno al concepto de los modelos deportivos y las nuevas tecnologías
Se realizó un concurso para autos de colección en las categorías de carreras, americano y resto del mundo

MÉXICO, Distrito Federal.- El presidente de la Federación Internacional de Automovilismo, Jean Todt, inauguró este miércoles el FIA Motorex México, evento por y para profesionales del deporte motor abierto a los aficionados en el que se presentarán los avances más recientes en torno a los temas de seguridad, innovación y medio ambiente.

“Estoy muy contento de estar aquí después del Congreso Americano y del inicio de la FIA Sports Conference. Es sorprendente ver todo el entusiasmo y la pasión que existe en México por el deporte motor y ha sido un privilegio compartir con ustedes estos días”, comentó Todt en el marco de la ceremonia protocolaria de corte de listón. “Gracias a todos aquellos visitantes que han llegado a este maravilloso país para disfrutar de estos eventos”, agregó.

Al hacer uso de la palabra, el ingeniero José Abed, vicepresidente de la FIA, le dio la bienvenida a los asistentes, en espera de que la experiencia del Motorex México les resulte inolvidable.

“Deseamos que este evento sea todo un éxito, estamos muy contentos por tener a tan distinguidos invitados en este maravilloso lugar, sin duda serán unos días fantásticos para todos los aficionados a los autos”, adelantó Abed.

El FIA Motorex México es un evento de y para profesionales del automovilismo, en el cual los aficionados tendrán la oportunidad de estar en contacto directo con grandes personalidades del deporte motor, quienes dictarán conferencias y realizarán diversas actividades.

En esta oportunidad, FIA Motorex México contará con la presencia de marcas de automóviles líderes y el evento será el mejor lugar para percibir oportunidades de negocios, aumentar los conocimientos y desarrollar las competiciones deportivas.

Con respecto al concurso para autos de colección, el ganador fue Hubert Narr con los Mercedes Benz 300D 1939 (resto del mundo) y 300 SL 1955 (carreras), mientras que Alfredo Velásquez ganó con el Ford Thunderbird 1957 (americano).

El FIA Motorex México estará abierto al público en general a partir del este jueves y hasta el domingo 12 de julio en el Centro Banamex.

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“El regreso de la Fórmula 1 demuestra el dinamismo”

Jul 10, 2015

Mexico, D.F 

Nota del 7 de julio del 2105

El presidente de la Federación Internacional de Automovilismo, Jean Todt, calificó a México como un país dinámico en el deporte motor, ya que la suma de esfuerzos realizados en años recientes lo tienen ahora en el centro de atención a nivel internacional. 

“El regreso de la Fórmula 1 demuestra el dinamismo que tiene el automovilismo en México, bajo el liderazgo de José Abed ha habido un desarrollo muy fuerte en este deporte. Ahora cuentan con pilotos y sólidos socios financieros de la industria mexicana como Carlos Slim”, comentó Todt. “La Fórmula 1 sigue siendo el pináculo de las carreras de autos, nos sentimos muy contentos por el regreso de la categoría al Autódromo Hermanos Rodríguez y seguiremos participando en su desarrollo”. 

En conferencia de prensa, Todt ratificó el compromiso que mantiene la FIA para reducir el número de accidentes viales alrededor del mundo. “Tiene que ver con educación, cumplimiento de la ley, infraestructura en los caminos y vehículos, si nos podemos enfocar en estas cuatro áreas, podríamos mitigar considerablemente las cifras de muertes en los próximos años y es lo que queremos hacer”, explicó el dirigente de origen francés. 

Con relación al presente de la Fórmula 1, Jean adelantó que en un entorno de crisis económica global como la que se vive en la actualidad, se deben buscar soluciones para evolucionar sin perder la esencia del deporte motor. 

 

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Jean Todt inaugura Semana Mundial del Automovilismo

Jul 6, 2015

Jean Todt inaugura Semana Mundial del Automovilismo

El presidente de la FIA abrió los trabajos del XVII Congreso Americano Este martes ofrecerá conferencia de prensa

El presidente de la FIA abrió los trabajos del XVII Congreso Americano Este martes ofrecerá conferencia de prensa

MÉXICO, Distrito Federal.- El presidente de la Federación Internacional de Automovilismo, Jean Todt, inauguró este lunes los trabajos del XVII Congreso Americano, con lo que inició la Semana Mundial del Automovilismo, evento sin precedentes en la historia del deporte motor.

La presencia del titular de la FIA en México viene acompañada del nombramiento que Todt recibió hace unas semanas como embajador ante la Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU) para la seguridad vial, tema prioritario en su agenda de eventos alrededor del mundo.

“Cada día muere gente a causa de accidentes en las calles y es algo que necesitamos combatir. Poco a poco estamos creando un sólido liderazgo rumbo un proyecto ambicioso a nivel global en torno a la seguridad vial”, adelantó Todt. “Esta es una gran oportunidad y privilegio de compartir los avances que hemos obtenido en los meses recientes, no solo en el Congreso Americano, también en la FIA Sports Conference”, agregó.

Por su parte, Jorge Abed, secretario general de la Organización Mexicana del Deporte Automovilistico Internacional (OMDAI), dio la bienvenida a los integrantes del Congreso Americano. “Es un placer y un honor contar con la presencia de todos ustedes, en especial con nuestro presidente Jean Todt, para inaugurar esta gran Semana del Automovilismo que es histórica para todos nosotros”, afirmó.

Asimismo, Jorge Tomasi, presidente de la región IV de la FIA, dio a conocer los objetivos del Congreso Americano. “Queremos fortalecer las sinergias entre las áreas pilares de la FIA en cuestión de movilidad, será una gran oportunidad de intercambio de buenas prácticas entre los diferentes clubes de automóviles de la zona y conocer nuevas opciones de negocio”, comentó. “Debemos reforzar las políticas públicas y adquirir más compromisos de los gobiernos para un tema medular como lo es la seguridad vial”.

La primera jornada del Congreso Americano cuenta con ponentes como Andrew McKellar, secretario general de Movilidad de la FIA; Lorrie Walker, asesora para la seguridad infantil en la organización Safe Kids Worldwide; Rita Cuypers, directora de alianzas en la Fundación FIA y Fernando Gutiérrez, secretario general FIA Americas y Director NACAM, entre otros expertos.

Para el segundo día de actividades en el Congreso Americano, habrá ponencias del Consejo Nacional para la Prevención de Accidentes (CONAPRA), el Observatorio Iberoamericano de Seguridad Vial (OISEVI) y el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID).

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