colombia world cup roster

Here is Colombia’s final World Cup roster for Russia

Though Colombia's Football Federation (FCF) has yet to officially announce its final 23-man roster, we got a clear look at who's going to Russia...
colombia best young footballers

Who are Colombia’s future football superstars? Five magical talents everyone should...

  One of the most satisfying things to see as a football fan is when promise actually matches performance. Heralded youth talents like Lionel Messi, Cesc...
Yuberjen Martínez

Yuberjen Martínez: Punching for glory

‘The money I would have got for winning a bronze medal wouldn’t have been enough for the house I want to buy my mum – that’s why I’m going for gold.’ In just one sentence Yuberjen Martínez won the nation’s hearts during the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Pedro Causil

Pedro Causil, San Andresano on ice

Freek Huigen speaks to Pedro Causil, the man who may carry the flag for Colombia at the next Winter Olympics, after swapping his wheels...
Jackson Martínez

Athlete profile: Jackson Martínez

After being one of the hot topics in the transfer world for two years in a row, Jackson Martínez finally got his big move to one of the greats of European football: Atlético Madrid. Since his arrival on July 14, ‘Cha-cha-cha’, who won the golden boot in the Portuguese league three times in a row, certainly couldn’t be accused of suffering from stage fright, scoring a forty yard screamer in his second appearance for ‘los colchoneros’. Juan Camilo Giraldo takes a look at the striker’s story.
Juan Guillermo Cuadrado

Juan Guillermo Cuadrado: From Manchester United to Chelsea

The Copa América has kicked off and expectations are running high for Juan Guillermo Cuadrado - as well as James Rodriguez and Radamel Falcao....
George Saunders Colombian Football

Athlete profile: George Saunders

George Saunders has the claim to fame of being the first Englishman in Colombian football since the early 1950s, when multiple Brits crossed the...

Interview: Sebastián Uprimny, Colombian winter Olympian

Sebastián Uprimny was the first of four Colombian athletes to appear at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang and we caught up with the 42-year-old cross-country skier after his ‘once in a lifetime experience’ at the Olympic Games in South Korea.

Sports to watch in March and April

Sick of finding out about the big sports events only after they’ve happened? We’ve gathered together all the sporting highlights of the weeks ahead

When to tune in to watch the best of Colombian sport in February

Sick of finding out about the big sports events only after they’ve happened? We’ve gathered together all the sporting highlights of the weeks ahead, so prepare yourself for a month of excitement with our guide to these unmissable moments.
Australian Open

Australian Open final, baseball champs and WSB

Australian Open final, baseball champions, Club Colombia Championships and the first match in the World Series of Boxing, a round-up of Colombian sporting performances February.

Think pink! Colombians outsiders in Giro d’Italia 2018

Colombians have been successful in the cycling Italian tour over recent years, and that looks set to continue in 2018.

Dwars open: Nairo’s Tour de France preparation

Colombia’s great hope for the Tour de France, Nairo Quintana, took the unusual step of racing the Dwars door Vlaanderen this year.

A wobbly start of 2018 for Colombian cyclists

Colombian cyclists have been involved in the opening stage races of the European season, although the final days spelled trouble.

Sports Round up, Davis Cup, Montoya, Arévalo and American Football in...

Colombia qualifies for World Group play offs in Davis Cup, Juan Pablo Montoya in for triple crown, Eider Arévalo keeps winning and Colombian American football team underway. 
Tatiana Calderón

Formula Tatiana Calderón

Tatiana Calderón takes Colombia back to Formula One as she signs a contract with Team Sauber as a development driver for 2017.
Bogotá Cricket Club

Bogotá Cricket Club gets its ducks in a row

A month of torrential rain that ruined any chance of cricket in May cleared just in time for the Bogotá cricket festival. Bogotá Cricket Club was successful in both limited overs formats in the annual Colombian cricket competition.
South American Cricket Championships, Bogotá Cricket

Colombia fifth at South American Cricket Championships 2016

Bogotá to host 2018 South American Cricket Championships after Colombia nabs fifth place in Brazil.

Sports Round up, Davis Cup, Montoya, Arévalo and American Football in Colombia

Colombia qualifies for World Group play offs in Davis Cup, Juan Pablo Montoya in for triple crown, Eider Arévalo keeps winning and Colombian American football team underway. 
La Carrera de la Mujer

La Carrera de la Mujer: Another win for Angie Orjuela

Girl power, unity, support towards women, and health awareness were all important themes at the tenth version of La Carrera de la Mujer, which Colombian athlete, Angie Orjuela won once again on Sunday, September 17.
Éider Arévalo

Éider Arévalo, Alvear, Martínez and Rentería claim World Championship medals

Éider Arévalo is Colombia’s golden boy at World Athletics Championships, Yuri Alvear, Yuberjen Martínez and Jackeline Rentería also claim World Championship medals Éider Arévalo won...

Sports Round up, Davis Cup, Montoya, Arévalo and American Football in Colombia

Colombia qualifies for World Group play offs in Davis Cup, Juan Pablo Montoya in for triple crown, Eider Arévalo keeps winning and Colombian American football team underway. 

The ball’s in Bogotá’s court, WTA tennis in the capital

Professional women’s tennis comes to Colombia again for the Claro Open Colsanitas 250 tournament. The only professional tennis tournament to be hosted in Colombia will be played at Club Los Lagartos this week.
Australian Open

Australian Open final, baseball champs and WSB

Australian Open final, baseball champions, Club Colombia Championships and the first match in the World Series of Boxing, a round-up of Colombian sporting performances February.
Bogotá rowing club

Sticking your oar in, rowing comes to Colombia

Mike Ward heads out to the Embalse de Tominé and speaks to Bogotá rowing club who want to get people out on the water Getting Involved Frist...
Australian Rules football Bogota

Aussie rules comes to Bogotá

A new sport is set to make its debut in Bogotá with the scheduling of the capital’s first Australian Rules Football game. This fast-paced...
Project Béisbol Colombia

Project Béisbol, covering the bases

Baseball and Colombia are not words you often hear together. While other Latin American nations feature in the top end of the baseball spectrum, Colombia is not one of them. International non profit Project Béisbol aims to change this, Freek Huigen speaks to President and Founder Justin Halladay to find out more.