Pan American Games Day 09 | Mexico Soccer and Wrestling

October 24th, 2011

The biggest event of the day was Mexico vs Uruguay Football at Omnilife Stadium (Soccer to those of us up north). it was a very active and eventful game which Mexico won 5-2 and the home crowd loved it. After the Mexico Uruguay game I stayed for the first have of Brazil vs Costa Rica. Costa Rica won 3-1 and scored their first goal in the first 45 seconds of the match.

 

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - A player from the Mexico team Balances a soccer ball on his head during halftime of the soccer (football) match Mexico vs Uruguay, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - JAVIER AQUINO of Mexico reacts after Mexico scored a goal during the first half of the soccer (football) match Mexico vs Uruguay, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - JERONIMO ARTURO AMIONE of Mexico moves the ball over DIEGO MARTIN RODRIGUEZ of Uruguay during the second half of the soccer (football) match Mexico vs Uruguay, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - JERONIMO ARTURO AMIONE of Mexico moves the ball over DIEGO MARTIN RODRIGUEZ of Uruguay during the second half of the soccer (football) match Mexico vs Uruguay, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - JERONIMO ARTURO AMIONE of Mexico moves the ball over DIEGO MARTIN RODRIGUEZ of Uruguay during the second half of the soccer (football) match Mexico vs Uruguay, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - ORIBE PERALTA and JERONIMO ARTURO AMIONE of Mexico react after Peralta scored during the second half of their soccer (football) match Mexico vs Uruguay, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - ORIBE PERALTA of Mexico leaps over a player from Uruguay on his way to score for Mexico during their soccer (football) match Mexico vs Ecuador, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - ORIBE PERALTA of Mexico reacts after scoring during the second half of their soccer (football) match Mexico vs Uruguay, part of the Pan American Games. Mexico won the match 5-2 over Uruguay.

 

 

 

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - MISAEL BUENO of Brazil is tripped by JOSEPH MORA of Costa Rica during the soccer (football) match Brazil vs Costa Rica, part of the Pan American Games. Costa Rica won the match 3-1 over Brazil.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - MISAEL BUENO of Brazil is tripped by JOSEPH MORA of Costa Rica during the soccer (football) match Brazil vs Costa Rica, part of the Pan American Games. Costa Rica won the match 3-1 over Brazil.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - MISAEL BUENO of Brazil is tripped by JOSEPH MORA of Costa Rica during the soccer (football) match Brazil vs Costa Rica, part of the Pan American Games. Costa Rica won the match 3-1 over Brazil.

 

 

Earlier in the day I had photographed Wrestling. It was my first time shooting wrestling and I really had no idea what I was doing but this is what happened.

 

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - JACOB HERBERT of the United States of America has a bloody nose after being punched in the face by JOSE DIAZ of Venezuela during their 84Kg weight class wrestling match, part of the Pan American Games

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - TERVEL DLAGNEV of the United States of America takes down DISNEY RODRIGUEZ of Cuba during their 120Kg weight class wrestling match, part of the Pan American Games. Dlagnev won the match for the USA 3-0 over Rodriguez of Cuba.

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - JUAN VALVERDE of Ecuador is taken down by JUAN RAMIREZ of the Dominican Republic during their 55Kg weight class wrestling match, part of the Pan American Games.Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - From left, YOAN BLANCO of Ecuador and GHANDI MARQUEZ of Mexico wrestle in their 66Kg weight class wrestling bout, part of the Pan American Games. Blanco won the bout for Ecuador 3-1 over Marquez

 

Oct. 23, 2011 - Guadalajara, Mexico - From left, YOAN BLANCO of Ecuador and GHANDI MARQUEZ of Mexico wrestle in their 66Kg weight class wrestling bout, part of the Pan American Games. Blanco won the bout for Ecuador 3-1 over Marquez

 

Adam Caira

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