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Sunday, August 19, 2018

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  • Cuba Beats France in Men’s World Volleyball League

    Cuba Beats France in Men’s World Volleyball League

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 10.- The Cuban national men’s volleyball team beat host France in four sets (29-27, 25-27, 25-23, 33-31) on Thursday in the city of Tours to remain in contention for the Final Round of the 2011 World League. Wilfredo Leon led the Cuban attack with 28 points while Henry Bell an…
  • Cuba and Argentina Lead Hemingway Fishing Tournament

    Cuba and Argentina Lead Hemingway Fishing Tournament

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 9.- Contestants from Argentina and Cuba aboard the Marina Bella boat are leading the 61st Ernest Hemingway International Marlin Fishing underway off Havana’s coasts with 1,050 points scored so far. The team which fished the first marlin of the event on Tuesday has captured two…
  • Cuba to Develop Golf, Rugby as Olympic Sports

    Cuba to Develop Golf, Rugby as Olympic Sports

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 3.- Cuba plans to form its own federations for golf and rugby, the newest sports added to the Olympic program for the 2016 Games, said the president of the Cuban Olympic Committee, Jose Ramon Fernandez. In an interview with Prensa Latina, the Cuban official said that the constr…
  • Cuban World Record Holder to Set a New High

    Cuban World Record Holder to Set a New High

    Havana, Cuba, May 31.- Cuban handicapped athlete Lazaro Curbelo Pupo, who holds several world records in ball control, will attempt to set a new mark, on Saturday, June 4. In areas of the Riviera Hotel, in Havana, he intends to hit the ball more than 200 times, with both feet, while carrying 100 …
  • The US Denies Cuban Sports Officials Entry Visas

    The US Denies Cuban Sports Officials Entry Visas

    Havana, Cuba, May 24.- The US government has denied Cuban sports representatives William Garcia and José Ignacio Cruz visas to enter its territory. The Cuban Sports Institute (INDER) denounced this practice, which in the case of Garcia, president of the Cuban Gymnastics Federation and one of the…
  • Two Bronze Medals for Cuba at 2011 Diamond League Opening Meeting in Doha

    Two Bronze Medals for Cuba at 2011 Diamond League Opening Meeting in Doha

    Havana, Cuba, May 7.-  Cuba and Jamaica led the performance of Latin American and Caribbean athletes during the opening meeting of the 2011 Diamond League of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) that took place on Friday, May 6, in Doha, Qatar, with two bronze medals for ea…
  • Cuba to Host Women’s Epee Grand Prix in May

    Cuba to Host Women’s Epee Grand Prix in May

    Havana, Cuba, Apr 25.- More than 50 epee fencers from 20 countries will participate in the Epee Grand Prix for Women scheduled for Havana’s Pabexpo Exhibition Hall on May 21-22. Epee specialists from Russia, France, Japan, Switzerland, Austria, Azerbaijan, China, the Dominican Republic, Hungary…
  • Cuban Shooters to Attend Rifle and Pistol World Cup in the United States

    Cuban Shooters to Attend Rifle and Pistol World Cup in the United States

    Havana, Cuba, Apr 21.- Eglys Cruz and Leuris Pupo continue their preparation in Havana to represent Cuba at the Rifle and Pistol World Cup of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF), scheduled for Fort Benning, in the United States, on May 16-22. Cruz, Olympic bronze medalist of the 50…
  • Cuba to Take Young Team to Pan Am Freestyle Championship

    Cuba to Take Young Team to Pan Am Freestyle Championship

    Havana, Apr 12.- Cuba will take a young team to the next 2011 Senior Pan American Championships that will take place in early March in Rionegro, Colombia. The team is led by Yuniesky Blanco (74 kg), who was unbeaten in the last International FIS Freestyle World Cup, in which also participated Edu…
  • Cuba to Take Young Team to Pan Am Freestyle Championship

    Cuba to Take Young Team to Pan Am Freestyle Championship

    Havana, Cuba, Apr 12.- Cuba will take a young team to the next 2011 Senior Pan American Championships that will take place in early March in Rionegro, Colombia. The team is led by Yuniesky Blanco (74 kg), who was unbeaten in the last International FIS Freestyle World Cup, in which also participat…