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  • Cuban Disabled Athlete Sets World Record in Ball Control

    Cuban Disabled Athlete Sets World Record in Ball Control

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 4.- Cuban disabled athlete Lazaro Curbelo Pupo set a new world record in ball control when he hit a football 183 times without letting it touch ground while carrying 105 pounds on his shoulders. This is the sixth such record for Curbelo, who suffers from dwarfism, and has become…
  • 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…
  • Cuba Seeded for Second Round of Third World Baseball Classic

    Cuba Seeded for Second Round of Third World Baseball Classic

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 2.- Cuba has been seeded for the second round of the Third World Baseball Classic, scheduled for 2013, after the event’s organizers announced on Wednesday that the number of teams participating in the world’s largest international baseball tournament has been increased to 28. …
  • Cuba Faces Italy Thursday in World Volleyball League

    Cuba Faces Italy Thursday in World Volleyball League

    HAVANA, Cuba, Jun 1.- The Cuban men’s volleyball squad will face the Italian team on Thursday, June 2, in the first of the two games scheduled for the city of Ancona, as part of the preliminary stage of the 22nd World League. After falling 0-3 (20-25, 27-29 and 18-25) and winning 3-1 (21-25, 25…
  • Cuban Female Volleyball Team Makes a Good Start in China

    Cuban Female Volleyball Team Makes a Good Start in China

    Havana, Cuba, May 31.- The Cuban female volleyball team ended second in the first part of the 2011 China international women's volleyball tournament with two wins and one loss. The Cubans defeated the Dominican Republic 3-0 (25-18, 25-19 and 25-23). The most outstanding players this time were Ke…
  • 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 …
  • Camagüey vs. Esmeralda in Provincial Championship of Baseball

    Camagüey vs. Esmeralda in Provincial Championship of Baseball

    Camagüey, May 31.- Camagüey and Esmeralda baseball clubs will clash for the first category title of the 35th Provincial Championship of Baseball, after having beaten Monday Florida and Guáimaro, respectively.  The current champions defeated Florida baseball team, 2-0 at the Candido Gonzalez …
  • Cuban Sprint Hurdler Dayron Robles Equals Season’s Best Mark in Holland

    Cuban Sprint Hurdler Dayron Robles Equals Season’s Best Mark in Holland

    Havana, Cuba, May 30.- Cuban 2008 Olympic champion and world record holder Dayron Robles won the men’s sprint hurdles event of the 29th FBK Games in Hengelo, the Netherlands, on Sunday, registering 13.07 seconds. With this result, Robles not only equalled the season’s best mark —set by Chin…
  • Cuba Stumbled at World Volleyball League Opening

    Cuba Stumbled at World Volleyball League Opening

    Seoul, May 28.- South Korea defeated Cuba in a spectacular game 3-0 in the opening day of the World Volleyball League 2011, in the city of Swon of 11 million inhabitants, 44 kilometers (27.5 miles) south of the capital. Playing in Group D, the young Cuban team that had finished second in last yea…
  • Cuban Team to Rotterdam Baseball Tournament

    Cuban Team to Rotterdam Baseball Tournament

    Havana, Cuba, May 27.- The Cuban Baseball Federation announced the national squad to the Rotterdam Tournament, in the Netherlands, slated from next June 23 to July 7. The team, made up of three catchers, seven infielders, four outfielders and eight pitchers, will be managed by Roger Machado, fro…