The female basketball team of Pinar del Rio defeated Guantanamo 79-68 and became champion of the Superior Basketball League (LSB in Spanish).
Representatives of the National Basketball Association (NBA) arrived in Havana on Thursday with the objective of exchanging experiences, sharing knowledge and learning together. During their stay, until April 26th, prominent figures of this sport, such as the two-time most valuable player (MVP) of the NBA, Steve Nash, and the newly elected to the Hall of […] Continue reading
The National Basketball Association (NBA) opened in Havana a sports Camp aimed at supporting the development of basketball in Cuba.
Sancti Spiritus 19-athletes delegation which attended the 22nd Central American and Caribbean Games, held in Veracruz, Mexico, had an significant performance. Eighteen of them got at least one medal, while thirteen won the title in their respective competitions. Thus, the local sport team was awarded a total of 18 gold, 4 silver, and 5 bronze […] Continue reading
Four athletes from Pinar del Rio will make their debut at the FIBA World Championship Women Turkey 2014 that gathers the best 16 teams of the planet.
Cuba defeated Canada, 79-71, to win the Gold Medal of the FIBA Americas Championship for Women. Yamara Amargo was selected as the MVP of the tournament. Cuba and Canada traded baskets and the lead on the scoreboard until the Cuban took a lead of 5 points after the first quarter, 20-15 . Both teams showed [...] Continue reading
Cuban judoka Dayaris Mestre and sprint canoer Serguey Torres were chosen as best individual sport athletes of 2012 in Sancti Spiritus. Volleyball player Rolando Cepeda and basketball athlete Marlene Cepeda were the best in the team sport category. The announcement was made in the meeting that takes place every year in this territory between local [...] Continue reading
The teams of Venezuela and Cuba will open a four-nation basketball tournament to be held in the Venezuelan northwestern state of Vargas. Continue reading
Havana, Cuba, May 21.- Cuba earned the top spot at the Guildford Invitational Tournament after three wins in as many games to claim th trophy, Eurosport reported.