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Qualifying tournament for the Handball World Cup will not be held in Cuba

Havana, Jan 27 - Franklin Guevara, president of the Cuban Handball Federation (FCB), ruled out the possibility of organizing here in the country the qualifying tournament for the World Championship of that collective sport, in ...

Matanzas hits the first super knockout of the 61 SNB

Havana, Jan 26 - The super knockout of Matanzas against Cienfuegos (20x5) and the knockout by Santiago de Cuba against Holguín (14x2) were the high-sounding notes in the continuation of the 61st National Baseball Series, ...

Paris 2024 Paralympic Games will be fully aired on tv

Havana, Jan 25 - The Paris 2024 Paralympic Games will be the first in history with full television coverage, after the recent agreement signed with the official broadcaster France Télévisions.

Sports Minister from Saint Lucia begins visit to Cuba

Havana, Jan 24 - The Minister of Youth Development and Sports of Saint Lucia, Kenson Joel Casimir, arrived in Cuba on Sunday, leading a delegation and with the aim of strengthening bilateral cooperation ties. 

XXI Edition of the Giraldilla Badminton Tournament could be held in 2022

Havana, Jan 21 - After two years without being held due to COVID-19, the XXI edition of the Giraldilla Badminton Tournament could be held this 2022 at its traditional venue here in the capital, from ...

Camagüey will host the grand finale of the next National Boxing Series

Camagüey, Jan 20 - Due to its excellent results in recent years and for its contribution to the Cuban boxing pre-selection, this province was selected to host the grand final of the next National Series ...

From Lázaro Arturo Castro to Carlos Martí: the history of baseball mentors

Havana, Jan 19 - The unpredictable baseball has three play lines: offense, defense and pitching; but the strategy of seeking the necessary overlap between that trio so that the team works like a Swiss watch and ...

Waterpolo World Cup regional female pre-competition to be held in March

Havana, Jan. 18.- The womenʼs pre-champ of the Waterpolo World Cup of the Americas is scheduled for March 14-21, with a seat in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

France will host Cuban athletes' preparation for the Olympics 2024 in Paris

Paris, Jan 17 - The Cuba Coopération France association (CubaCoop) is promoting a project that will allow athletes from the island to prepare on French soil for the Olympic Games 2024 in Paris, its president, ...

Provincial baseball team to participate in 61 National Series will be flagged this Friday

Camagüey, Jan 14 - The act of flagging the team that will represent the province of Camagüey in the next National Baseball Series will be held this Friday.

General Directorate of Sports: genesis of revolutionary sport in Cuba

By Carlos E. Reig Romero / Taken from JIT

ON January 13, 1959, Rebel Army Captain Felipe Guerra Matos is elected by Commander-in-Chief Fidel Castro Ruz to lead the General Directorate of Sports (DGD).

Yosimar Cosuín dropped from the provincial baseball team in Camagüey

Camagüey, Jan 12 - The pitcher Yosimar Cousín was dismissed due to indiscipline from the team that will represent this province in the next National Baseball Series, to begin on the 23rd of this month.

Granma vs. Industriales this Friday in the Latin American stadium

Havana, Jan 11 - A match between Granma and Industriales will become a special attraction of the activities for the 60th anniversary of the national baseball series, which this Friday will reach stadiums and other ...

Havana would host Norceca of Modern Pentathlon in 2022

Havana, Jan 10 - The Norceca Modern Pentathlon Championship in the under-15 and under-19 categories is announced to be held in the Cuban capital next November.

Cuba to host Table Tennis Caribbean Championship

Havana, Jan 7 - Cuba is preparing to host the 62nd edition of the Caribbean Table Tennis Championship from March 3 to 8, a contest in which classifications for other important championships on the continent ...

Cuba hosts two international volleyball events

Havana, Jan 6 - Cuba will host two international indoor volleyball events in 2022 in the men's branch: the Norceca Challengers Tournament and the U21 Pan American Cup.