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Monday, February 18, 2019

Sports


  • 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…
  • Five Cuban Players Qualified for World Cup of Chess

    Five Cuban Players Qualified for World Cup of Chess

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 7.- Five Cuban players won the right to participate in the World Cup of Chess that will take place in Khanty Mansiysk, Russia, from August 26 to September 21 later this year. The list of the 128 participants in the event was officially announced on Monday by the International Ch…
  • Cuba Loses to Dominican Republic in Volleyball Tournament in China

    Cuba Loses to Dominican Republic in Volleyball Tournament in China

    Havana, Cuba, Jun 4.- The Cuban women’s squad lost 1-3 to the Dominican Republic in the second phase of the Chinese international volleyball tournament held in the city of Beilun.

  • 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 …