Fox Sports World Español will televise coverage of the complete 2002 Mexican Baseball Summer League season, including post-season playoffs and final matches with the inaugural match set for Tuesday, March 19 at 5:00 p.m. PT.

Sportsio, a soccer digital media management company, and Fox Sports International announced details of a new five-year broadcast partnership that will provide a minimum of 25 United Soccer Leagues (USL) matches to be telecast on Fox Sports World.

The Los Angeles Galaxy and the Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation have entered into a wide-ranging, two-year broadcasting agreement, it was announced by Doug Hamilton, VP-GM of the LA Galaxy and Ken Christensen, VP-GM of HBC, Los Angeles.

After the resignation of head coach Dan Issel for making inappropriate remarks to a Mexican basketball fan. The team has created an advisory committee composed of local community leaders to help mend the differences with the team and the Hispanic community.

Fox Sports World Español will provide, complete live televised coverage of the 53rd Caribbean World Series started Saturday, February 2, 2002 at 4:30 PM (ET).

The Los Angeles Lakers and KWKW Radio 1330 announced that they have reached agreement on a four-year extension to their existing contract for Spanish play-by-play of Lakers games. With the extension, the Lakers will continue to be heard in Spanish on KWKW through the 2005-2006 season.

Parasoul LLC announces the launch of Futbolsa (, a stock market simulation game, targeting the 14 million Hispanic Internet users in the United States and the 22 million Internet users in Latin America.

Samsung Electronics has signed on as the exclusive platinum sponsor for ESPN Latin America's World Cup news and information coverage, it was announced by Michael Fox, vice president worldwide advertising sales, ESPN International.

For the 6th consecutive year Latino Broadcasting Company is the official and exclusive Spanish-language radio network of the National Football League's Super Bowl.

Fox Sports World has acquired the English-language telecast rights to the FC Gold Cup 2002 with network telecasts set to commence on Friday, January 18, 2002. The opening match, between Martinique and Costa Rica, will kick-off at 7:00 PM ET, live from Miami's Orange Bowl.

The wide of world of sports is slowly making room for action sports. As advertisers spent less in 2001 and traditional sports continue to slump, extreme sports continue rapid growth.

Interep released its latest profile on the All Sports Radio format. Since WFAN –AM in New York debuted the format in 1987, over 300 stations across the country have adopted the male-dominated, often listener-interactive, format. Currently, 24 out of the top 25 continental U.S.

ESPN, ABC Sports and Major League Soccer have reached a multi-year, multi-faceted agreement for the live telecast of MLS matches, FIFA Men's World Cups in 2002 and 2006 and the Women's World Cup in 2003, it was announced by MLS Commissioner Don Garber, ESPN President George Bodenheimer and ABC Sp

The MetroStars and New York-area Spanish radio WADO 1280 AM jointly announced a new multi-year agreement that will make WADO 1280 AM the official Spanish-language broadcast partner of the MetroStars through the 2004 Major League Soccer season.

Dan Issel head coach for the National Basketball Association Denver Nuggets team, was suspended for four games after shouting a derogatory remark to a fan after a loss to the Charlotte Hornets on Tuesday night.