SPORTS AND LEISURE

The first franchise of an NBA basketball team in Latin America may be in Mexico, announced Brazil's Arnon de Mello, general manager of the region, considering that the National Basketball Association is doing very well in Latin America.

When Michael Jordan decided to venture into the tequila business, he may well have applied a fairly simple strategy. He would have just put his name on the label and autographed a few bottles to sell out in a matter of hours, no matter if the agave distillate tasted good.

Rarely can Mexican athletes boast of being the best in their field, however, Rafael Ortiz, who practices extreme kayaking, is considered number one in the world by the rest of the community that practices the sport.