Sports

5 July, 2023 Expand information on injured Cuban athlete in Central American and Caribbean Games

Havana, Cuba.- Cuban long jumper Maykel Massó, injured at the 24th Central American and Caribbean Games, will travel to Cuba today to receive surgical medical treatment at the Frank País International Orthopedic Complex. A statement from the Cuban delegation to this regional multi-sport event also specified that the bronze medalist in the last Olympic event […]

25 May, 2023 Cuba to participate in the Santiago 2023 Pan American Games

Santiago de Chile, Chile.- Cuba expects to participate with some 400 athletes in the Pan American Games, the general secretary of the Cuban Olympic Committee, Ruperto Herrera, declared. In an interview with Prensa Latina, Herrera, who is also a member of the Panam Sports coordinating committee, tasked with running sports on the continent, reminded that […]

11 May, 2023 Cuba’s active and constructive role within the Association of Caribbean States is highlighted

Havana, Cuba.- Different delegations of member countries of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) highlighted at the preparatory meeting of the Council of Ministers in Guatemala, Cuba’s active and constructive role within the consultation and cooperation body. Rodolfo Benítez, general director of Multilateral Affairs and International Law of Cuba’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said that […]

4 May, 2023 Cubans Matienzo and Suarez champions in volleyball in Spain

Havana, Cuba.- Cubans Sulian Matienzo and Laura Suarez were crowned champions of the Spanish Volleyball League 2023, as their team Hidramar Gran Canaria triumphed. With a notable contribution from the Cubans, the Canary Islands club overcame in the fourth match of the final the defending champion Tenerife La Laguna in five sets. Matienzo was named […]

4 May, 2023 Vegueros retake the lead in the National Baseball Series

Havana, Cuba.- Pinar del Rio beat Cienfuegos 2-0 and took advantage of Santiago de Cuba’s failure to remain alone at the top of the 62nd National Baseball Series, which will drop the curtains of its sixth particular sub-series this Thursday. As locals in their Capitán San Luis stadium, the Vegueros of mentor Alexander Urquiola scored […]

4 May, 2023 Cuba maintains its undefeated record in the World Boxing Championship

Havana, Cuba.- Cuban boxing raised to seven wins in a row and maintained its undefeated record at the World Championship in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, with one man still to step into the ring on the day. On Thursday, young Alejandro Claro and Fernando Arzola achieved victories. Claro (48 kg) beat Armenian Bareghan 4-0 in the second […]

4 May, 2023 Cuban Canoeing trains in Poland for the World Championship

Havana, Cuba.- Cuba’s best canoeists and kayakers are training in Bydgoszcz, Poland, ahead of the World Cup in Szeged, Hungary, scheduled for May 11-14. “Almost all of them are predicted to be on the podium, although they will find ranked opponents such as Olympic and world champions,” Alejandro Hamze, president of the Cuban federation of […]

3 May, 2023 Island’s delegation to the Alba Games returns to Cuba

Havana, Cuba.- Daniel Bas, official of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, received the last group of athletes who participated in the V Alba Games of Venezuela 2023. “We are very proud of their performance, they represented the homeland with dignity,” he said after the arrival of the athletes to Cuba. Also […]

3 May, 2023 The Capablanca Chess clocks start to run

Havana, Cuba.- A simple opening ceremony, which did not lack touches of emotion, inaugurated on Tuesday the 56th International Chess Tournament Capablanca in Memoriam 2023, at the downtown Havana Libre Hotel. The record number of represented players was confirmed by the president of the Cuban Chess Federation, Carlos Rivero, during the gala that was attended […]

2 May, 2023 Havana hosts International Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba

Havana, Cuba.- More than a thousand foreign delegates will participate today in the Havana Convention Center in the International Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba and anti-imperialism. The foreign visitors will be joined by around 200 national delegates, and together they will raise their voices against the US blockade and in favor of the removal of […]