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Las Tunas Qualifies for 57th SNB Playoffs

Wednesday afternoon, the leader Las Tunas knocked out 10-0 Artemisa, thus becoming the first team qualified to postseason. The winning side batted 18 hits and six members of its line-up had a multi-hit game, with highlight to LF Jorge Yhonson, who hit 4 for 4, with 3 runs scored and one run batted in. Lefty Yudiel Rodriguez pitched … Continue reading

2018 FIFA World Cup First FAN IDs delivered

Russia’s national postal service ‘Pochta Rossi’ has begun delivering the first 2018 FIFA World Cup FAN IDs, which will provide access to stadiums and grant visa-free entry to Russia for international guests Russian fans who have been issued FAN IDs to attend matches at the 2018 World Cup, which will be staged in Russia for … Continue reading

Russian Olympic Committee Says Yes to Athletes Competing as Neutrals

The Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) has unanimously voted in favor of Russian athletes participating at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games under a neutral flag The decision was announced at a meeting on Tuesday, during which prominent Russian athletes, coaches and ROC members discussed the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) proposal to allow Russians to perform under … Continue reading

Sancti Spiritus Yosbany Veitía among Cuba’s Best Athletes

Sancti Spiritus boxer Yosbany Veitía was selected as one of Cuba’s top ten athletes of 2017 due to his gold medal at the Hamburg AIBA World Boxing Championships. In an interview with Escambray, Veitía had expressed: “Every tournament is a unique experience. With this result people look at me differently, referees, judges, opponents … At … Continue reading

Russia Banned from 2018 Winter Olympics

Despite the International Olympic Committee’s decision, the door has been left open for Russians to compete as an “Olympic Athlete of Russia”, as long as they satisfy strict conditions Russia has been barred from participation in the 2018 Winter Olympics after the International Olympic Committee found evidence of what it described as “unprecedented systematic manipulation” … 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

Cuban Athletes Win Marabana Marathon Race

Henry Jaen, who scored time of 2 hours, 28 minutes and 42 seconds, was the first to cross the fibisging line Cuban Henry Jaen won for the fifth time, second in a row, the marathon event of the Marabana Marathon Race, while his countryman Richer Perez became champion for 7th consecutive year of the half […] Continue reading

Over 400 Foreign Participants to Attend 7th AFIDE

The 7th International Convention on Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE) will be held from November 20th to the 24th The 7th International Convention on Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE) scheduled from November 20th to the 24th at Havana’s Convention Center will have the participation of 423 foreign representatives from 35 countries and 300 Cubans. The […] Continue reading

Cuban Official is New Chairman of WSB Commission

This appointment is a recognition to Cuba, the Cuban Boxing Federation, and to the National Boxing School Cuban Alberto Puig de la Barca, member of the AIBA Executive Committee and head of the Cuban Boxing Federation (FCB by its Spanish acronym), was appointed chairman of the Commission of the World Series of Boxing (WSB), which […] 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

Cubans to Quarterfinals in 8th Santo Domingo Badminton Open

The Santo Domingo Badminton Open will run until next Friday at Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Center Cuban athletes Osleni Guerrero, Leodanis Martinez and Taimara Oropeza won in the first two rounds and advanced to quarterfinals of the 8th Santo Domingo Badminton Open, which runs until next Friday at Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Center. Guerrero, sixth […] Continue reading

Cuban Judokas Look to Compete in Barranquilla

The athletes will attend the Barranquilla 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games qualifying tournament next October 28-29 As was recently announced, Cuba men and women’s judo teams will compete in the Barranquilla 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games qualifying tournament, taking place in the Dominican Republic’s Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Stadium, from October 28-29. Granma […] Continue reading

Emblematic Cuban Baseball Park to Have New Samsung Electronic Board

The installation of a modern electronic board donated by the South Korean company Samsung will be one of key actions that take place today in the emblematic Latinoamericano Baseball Stadium in this capital. For several months now, the historic ballpark, founded in 1946, has been under numerous repairs, including the roof, interiors and grass, to […] 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
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