Thanks to the sponsorship of the Li-Ning sportswear brand and the efforts of sports authorities in the island, four Cuban badminton players will be making a training base in China at the end of July, including Holguin Taymara Oropesa, main figure of... Continue reading
Short stop Yordan Manduley from the Cuban province of Holguin and baseball players Yurisbel Gracial (Matanzas), Lazaro Blanco (Granma), Miguel Lahera (Artemisa) and Alexander Ayala (Camaguey) signed their contracts yesterday to play in the Can-Am Ba... Continue reading
Taking revenge and topping Group A will be the incentives for the Cuba Domadores when facing next Friday at home the Colombia Heroicos in the final round of the qualifying stage of the 7th World Series of Boxing WSB).
The former boxer Angel Espinosa Capó, the first world champion of the Holguin sport, died on Wednesday in Miami at the age of 50. The first information does not clarify the details of his death, but in recent times he had been suffering from ... Continue reading
Yurisbel Gracial, Lázaro Blanco, Miguel Lahera, Alexander Ayala, Julio Pablo Martínez and Yordan Manduley will join the ranks of teams from the Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball (Can-Am) League, which kicks off May... Continue reading
Holguin referee Yadel Martinez has been called as an alternate referee in the 21st U20 World Cup, which will be held from May 20 to June 11 next.
The global Olympic authority re-tested samples from the 2008 games and found that Jamaican athlete did not "abuse" clenbuterol. Continue reading
The International Football Federation (FIFA) today expressed its confidence in the safety of Russia for the holding of the Confederations Cup next June and the 2018 FIFA World Cup following the tragic event in St. Petersburg.
Leonel Suarez is the best Cuban decathlete of all times. He won two bronze medals in the Olympic Games held in Beijing 2008 and London 2012. In Rio 2016, he ended in a praiseworthy sixth place. He said to be happy with this performance, but not sati... Continue reading
An excellent third place by teams and several individual positions of relevance in the different classifications were the performances of the Holguin cyclists in the National Classic of Route, which concluded this Sunday with the twelfth stage Los P... Continue reading
The president of the Cuban Baseball Federation, Higinio Velez said Wednesday in Havana that Cuba and the Major League Baseball are negotiating different issues, but details will only be released once both sides reached accords and define policies to... Continue reading
Jamaican Usain Bolt has reduced his Olympic gold collection from nine to eight titles, after the confirmation of the International Olympic Committee today of the disqualification of the 4x100-meter relay Beijing 2008, by doping of Nesta Carter.
Holguin decathlete Leonel Suárez Fajardo and discus thrower Denia Caballero were selected as 2016 Cuba´s best athletes in Track and Field, reported sport authorities in the island.
Jamaicans Usain Bolt and Elaine Thompson were chosen as the male and female 2016 North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletics Association (NACAC) Athletes of the Year, on November 18, as reported by NACAC President Víctor Ló... Continue reading
No doubt Holguin baseball fans feel disappointed at their team's performance in the second stage of the 56th season of the Cuban Baseball League. Seeing Ciego de Avila sweeping their squad was another blow. But the feat achieved by utility payer Yunior Paumier Oliva by producing his 1000th hit this Tuesday night was a relieve. Continue reading
The nicknamed Cachorros (Pupies) of Holguin won over Matanzas again, after grabbing the win in the third match vs Cuba's most winning squad in the 56th season of the Cuban Baseball Series. Continue reading
Invited to the Elite event of the Latin American GMs tournament, Cuban Leinier Dominguez will attend the Educational Chess festival, convened from today at the Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM by its Spanish acronym) and the Kasparov Foundation.
Yunidis Castillo was just centimetres short of the gold in the long jump with a leap of 5.59 meters, but lost out following New Zealand’s Anna Grimaldi’s amazing jump of 5.62m on the last attempt to complete a thrilling final on the firs... Continue reading