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Thursday, February 22, 2018

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  • The President of the Peruvian Olympic Committee on a Visit to Cuba

    The President of the Peruvian Olympic Committee on a Visit to Cuba

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 14.- Jose Quiñones, president of the Peruvian Olympic Committee, arrived in Cuba on Thursday, and expressed his gratitude for what the island has historically done for the development of sports in that Andean nation. He took an interest in the advisory of Cuban specialists in …
  • Cuban Hockey Team to Brazil for Pan American ticket

    Cuban Hockey Team to Brazil for Pan American ticket

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 6.- The Cuban national hockey team is getting ready to play against Brazil for the last ticket to the 2011Guadalajara Pan American Games, in a best of three series, in Rio de Janeiro. Cuban national commissioner Alex Hernandez told ACN that the Brazilians had to play against the…
  • Mijain Lopez and Yargelis Savigne: Best Cuban Athletes in 2010

    Mijain Lopez and Yargelis Savigne: Best Cuban Athletes in 2010

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 25 .- Cuban wrestler and triple jumper Mijain Lopez and Yargelis Savigne, respectively, were selected the best athletes in 2010 in Cuba, according to the survey carried out by the national
    Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER).

  • Cuba Qualifies for CONCACAF Gold Cup

    Cuba Qualifies for CONCACAF Gold Cup

    HAVANA, Cuba, Nov 29.- The Cuban national men’s soccer team beat host Martinique 1-0 on Sunday in the final phase of the Caribbean Cup that isunderway in Dillon.

  • Cuban Shooting Athlete Classifies for 2012 Olympics

    Cuban Shooting Athlete Classifies for 2012 Olympics

    Havana, Cuba, Nov 22.- Cuban Eglys Cruz won the gold medal in the women's shooting competition at the 10th Championshiop of the Americas competition in Rio de Janeiro, qualifying her to compete in the 2012 Olympics. Cruz, bronze medal winner in the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the 50m Rifle (3x20 sh…
  • Algerian Minister of Youth and Sports Concludes Visit to Cuba

    Algerian Minister of Youth and Sports Concludes Visit to Cuba

    Havana, Cuba, Oct 25.- “I’m very satisfied with the results of this stay in the Island because we analyzed the possibility of increasing the cooperation of Cuban sports specialists in our country,” said Hachemi Djiar, the Minister of Youth and Sports of Algeria, who concluded a five-day day official visit to Cuba.

  • Cuban Soccer Team (f) to Face Haiti at CONCACAF Tournament

    Cuban Soccer Team (f) to Face Haiti at CONCACAF Tournament

    HAVANA, Cuba, May 14.- The Cuban women's soccer national team will face Haiti this Thursday at the Manny Ramjohn Stadium in Marabella, Trinidad and Tobago, for the group G, in the second round of the Caribbean area.

  • Cuban Kayakers Win Bronze in Vichy World Cup

    Cuban Kayakers Win Bronze in Vichy World Cup

    HAVANA, Cuba, May 10.- Cuban kayakers Carlos Montalvo and Reinier Torres clocked 1:27.727 minutes to win the bronze medal in the 500 meter K2 event at the 2010 ICF Canoe Sprint World Cup held in Vichy, France.

  • Cuba Reiterates Its Position for Mayagüez 2010 Games

    Cuba Reiterates Its Position for Mayagüez 2010 Games

    HAVANA, Cuba, Jan 27.- Jose Ramon Fernandez, president of the Cuban Olympic Committee (COC), reiterated Cuba's position regarding its participation in the Mayaguez 2010 Central American and the Caribbean Games.

  • Children of Camagüey in the Olympic Games

    Children of Camagüey in the Olympic Games

    By Jorge Navarro Torres.

    Camagüey, located some 500 km east of Havana, was founded on February 2nd, 1514, and it is a region of wide plains, where the cattle breeding has been a fundamental factor in its economic development. But Camagüey has also been the cradle of several champions who have achieved outstanding results in the history of the Olympic Games.