Category Archives: Sport

Cuba Takes Two Athletes to World Universiade

Cuba Takes Two Athletes to World Universiade

Cuba Takes Two Athletes to World Universiade

China, Taipei,Aug 18 – Cuban runners Yoandys Lescay and Rose Mary Almanza will be the representation of Cuba in the 29th World Universiade in Chinese Taipei, from August 19 to 30, with competitive action in 21 sports. Continue reading

Reinet Febles crowned for third consecutive year in National Fight Championship

Reinet Febles crowned for third consecutive year in National Fight Championship

Reinet Febles crowned for third consecutive year in National Fight Championship

Florida, Aug 9 – In the most recent competitive edition of the Cuban School Games in the municipality of Florida, the young athlete Reinet Febles´ became a three-time national champion of the Greco-Roman Struggle, crowning him in the division of 38 kilograms in the category of 12 and 14 years of age. Continue reading

Cuban Triple Jumpers Qualified for the Finals

Cuban Triple Jumpers Qualified for the Finals

Cuban Triple Jumpers Qualified for the Finals

Cuba, Aug 9 – Cuba´s triple jump athletes qualified on Monday in the finals of the World Athletics Championship underway in London. Continue reading

FIFA Video Review Goal is Avoiding Errors, Not Perfection

FIFA Video Review Goal is Avoiding Errors, Not Perfection

FIFA Video Review Goal is Avoiding Errors, Not Perfection

Russia, Jun 16 – Not perfect, but good enough to avoid game-changing referee mistakes at the Russia 2018 World Cup. Continue reading

Cuba to Attend Grand Prix in Cancun with Eight Athletes

Cuba to Attend Grand Prix in Cancun with Eight Athletes

Cuba to Attend Grand Prix in Cancun with Eight Athletes

Havana, Jun 6th – Cuba will attend the Grand Prix of Judo in Cancun, Mexico with 8 fighters, in a competition that has confirmed the presence of 190 athletes from 39 nations up to now, and giving points for the world ranking. Continue reading

Cuban Despaigne leads Japan´s Pacific League in RBIs and HRs

Cuban Despaigne leads Japan´s Pacific League in RBIs and HRs

Cuban Despaigne leads Japan´s Pacific League in RBIs and HRs

Cuba, Jun 2nd – Cuban ballplayer Alfredo Despaigne had one of his best performances this season in Japanese professional baseball (NPB) when hitting 3 for 4, with a home run and two RBIs, to tie in the leadership of both stats in the Pacific League. Continue reading

Cuban Pereira starts well in World Table Tennis Championships

Cuban Pereira starts well in World Table Tennis Championships

Cuban Pereira starts well in World Table Tennis Championships

Cuba, May 31 – Cuban Andy Pereira won four of the five preliminary games he played in the first day of the World Table Tennis Championships in Dusseldorf, Germany. Continue reading