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Cuba to Host Terry Fox Race on Saturday

The Marathon of Hope or Terry Fox Race organized in Cuba represents the largest participation outside of Canada Cuba will organize the Terry Fox Race on Saturday at the same time throughout the country at 10:00 local time, revealed today Carlos Gattorno, director of the Marabana-Maracuba project. According to Gattorno, the trekking race will be … Continue reading

Winter Paralympic Games Begin in South Korea

The opening ceremony took place at the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium in Gangwon Province South Korean President Moon Jae-in declared the PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games officially inaugurated. The opening ceremony took place at the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium in Gangwon Province. This sporting event, considered the greatest of all time, with 570 athletes competing for 49 nations, … Continue reading

Cuba Baseball Team Ready for Caribbean Tournament

The Caribbean island will be represented by the members of the team from Granma province, winners of the Cuban National Baseball Series Granma team, Cuban representative in the Caribbean Series Baseball Tournament Guadalajara-2018, received the flag today in Havana. In the Revolution Square and at the foot of the monument to the National Hero Jose … Continue reading

Cuban Boxers Seek to Reach the 8th WSB Finals

According to the Cuban National Boxing Federation President, Alberto Puig,  the World Series is of vital importance for the Cuban athletes The Domadores (Tamers) of Cuba is now working to get included in the finals of the 8th World Series of Boxing (WSB), said Cuban National Boxing Federation President Alberto Puig Tuesday. ‘The priority will … Continue reading

North Korea Might Attend Winter Olympics in Seoul

The possible participation of North Korean athletes in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games will be discussed on January 9th The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) accepted to meet with South Korea next January 9 to talk about participation of its athletes in the coming Winter Olympics Pyeong Chang 2018, confirmed official sources. Baek Tae-hyun, … Continue reading

FIFA Suspends President of the Brazilian Football Federation

FIFA’s ethics committee temporarily suspended  the president of the Brazilian Football Federation, Marco Polo Del Nero, for violating the rules of that sporting body, that international federation announced. The provisional suspension, for 90 days, prevents him from exercising any function in relation to football, both in the national and international level, and that comes into … Continue reading

Alfredo Despaigne, 2017 Best Player of Cuban Baseball

Cuban baseball selected outfielder Alfredo Despaigne -a Cuban player who oustood in the Japanese professional leagues- as the Best Player of the Year 2017, in a list of Cuban baseball players.   Alfredo Despaigne, nicknamed ‘The Horse’ in the national and international baseball events in which Cuba has participated in years, became a member of … Continue reading

Usain Bolt’s Statue Unveiled in Jamaica

Multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt has described the unveiling of his statue in front of the National Stadium in the Jamaican capital of Kingston as one of the greatest moments of his career. The statue, commissioned by the Jamaican government and revealed by Prime Minister Andrew Holness, stands in front of the place … Continue reading

Chileans Honor Fidel with Soccer Match

On occasion of the first anniversary of Fidel Castro’s passing, the Coordinator Group of Solidarity with Cuba in Santiago de Chile organized a soccer match A soccer match and a letter to Donald Trump through the U.S. Embassy in Chile, were some of the initiatives launched by groups of friendship with Cuba in Chile. As … Continue reading

Cuba to Attend Mexico Paralympic Championships

These events were re-scheduled by the International Paralympic Committee due to the September 19th earthquake occured in Mexico Cuba will be represented at the World Swimming and Weightlifting Championships for Disabled Athletes in Mexico City from November 27 to December 7, it was published in Havana. In swimming, Cuba will be represented by Paralympic Champion […] Continue reading

Larduet Leader of World Gymnastics Championships

The Cuban athlete, 2015 World All-around silver medalist in Glasgow, is leading the competition with an 86,699 total Cuban gymnast Manrique Larduet, after three subdivisions, is currently holding the all-around lead of the 2017 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. Larduet, the 2015 World All-aroundsilver medalist in Glasgow, is leading the competition with an 86,699 total, followed […] Continue reading

Pinar del Rio to Host Cuban Baseball All-Star Baseball Game

The All-Star Game of the 57th National Baseball Series will be held in Pinar del Rio province on October 22, the Cuban Baseball Federation announced This Sports Federation told reporters that Pinar del Rio province was mainly chosen to hold the All-Star Baseball Game due to its local team’s excellent performance. The Opening All-Star Game […] Continue reading

Cuban Volleyball Player to Get Compensation from Finland

According to the Helsingin Sanomat journal, the athlete will receive a compensation of 200,000 euros in damages from the State Treasury Cuban volleyball player Luis Tomas Sosa, who was wrongly convicted of rape and imprisoned for nearly a year in Finland, will receive a compensation of 200,000 euros in damages from the State Treasury, the […] Continue reading

Cuban Baseball League Restarts on Friday

The National Baseball Commission announced that the competitions will resume on September 15th with 8 games The National Baseball Series (SNB), after being put on hold due to the devastating path of Hurricane Irma, will resume on Friday 15 with eight games, according to the National Baseball Commission (NBC). These three-game sub-series will be Villa […] Continue reading

Triple Jump: Cuba with Three Representatives at London 2017 Final

Cuba managed to place its three representatives in the final of the triple jump for men corresponding to the World Cup of London 2017 Cristian Nápoles achieved the best record, on having jumped 17,06 meters (fourth place in the list of finalists), while Andy Díaz achieved 16,96 (fifth), and Lázaro Martínez closed with 16,66, that […] Continue reading

Cuban National Baseball Series to Start with New Regulations

The new way of conceding an intentional walk and  the presence of 40 players in each team are the big news of the 57th edition  of the Cuban National Baseball Series, which will start next Saturday In the technical meeting of the event, the national commissioner Yosvani Aragón stated that, unlike previous seasons, now if a […] Continue reading

Cuban Arlenis Sierra Competes in Costa Rica Tour

Sierra was the winner of the prologue of the Tour, run on 1.5 kilometers, previous to the first official stage Cuban female cyclist Arlenis Sierra will depart from the starting line with the pink shirt as the leader of the 17th Female Tour to Costa Rica in its 2017 edition, after winning the prologue of […] Continue reading
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