Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba Gets Beaten for 5th Consecutive Time http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31301&SEO=cuba-gets-beaten-for-5th-consecutive-time Haarlem, The Netherlands, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuba suffered its fifth defeat in this baseball week after losing 2-12 to Taipei of China, knockout in seven innings, and will bid farewell to the tournament with the worst performance in the history of the contest. Colombia Reaffirms Intentions to Win Barranquilla Games http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31295&SEO=colombia-reaffirms-intentions-to-win-barranquilla-games Barranquilla, Colombia, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) The ex-Olympic shooter Helmut Bellingrotd, head of the Colombian delegation to the Central American and Caribbean Games that begin today in this city, assured that his country is here to dispute the supremacy of Cuba and Mexico. Olympic Bronze Medal Figure Skater Denis Ten Dies http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31287&SEO=olympic-bronze-medal-figure-skater-denis-ten-dies Laussane, Switzerland, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) The International Sketing Union is deeply saddened by the news from media in Kazakhstan announcing the passing of Figure Skater Denis Ten. Our heartfelt condolences go out to Denis'' family, friends and fans across the world. F1: Lewis Hamilton Extends Contract With Mercedes Until 2020 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31280&SEO=f1-lewis-hamilton-extends-contract-with-mercedes-until-2020 Berlín,Jul 19 (Prensa Latina)Defending drivers'' champion Lewis Hamilton has extended his contract with Mercedes. The Briton has won 44 races with the Silver Arrows, as well as three drivers'' championships. Santos to Inaugurate Central American Games in Barranquilla http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31257&SEO=santos-to-inaugurate-central-american-games-in-barranquilla Bogota, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos will inaugurate the 23rd Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla today. Olympic Stadium for Tokyo-2020 is Right on Schedule http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31247&SEO=olympic-stadium-for-tokyo-2020-is-right-on-schedule Tokyo, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) Works of the Tokyo Olympic Stadium for the 2020 Games march according to schedule, after modifying the initial project and leaving delays behind, said organizers. Nantes Sign Former Manchester United Full-back Fabio http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31221&SEO=nantes-sign-former-manchester-united-full-back-fabio París, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Former Manchester Untied defender Fabio da Silva has signed for Nantes from Middlesbrough, bringing his 10-year spell in English football to an end. Indonesia will Invite Both Korean Leaders to Asian Games http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31220&SEO=indonesia-will-invite-both-korean-leaders-to-asian-games Jakarta, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Indonesia will invite leaders of the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea, Kim Jong-un, and South Korea, Moon Jae-in, to the 18th Asian Games, scheduled for August, official sources said here today. Geraint Thomas Leads Tour de France After Winning Stage 11 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31217&SEO=geraint-thomas-leads-tour-de-france-after-winning-stage-11 La Rosiére, France, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Geraint Thomas took the yellow jersey in the 2018 Tour de France today after soaring to victory on Stage 11, the second of three decisive stages in the Alps. The Welsh rider had an impressive run on the 108.5K stage from Albertville to the summit of La Rosiere. Much of the drama happened within the last few kilometers, as Mikel Nieve of Mitchelton-Scott took the lead on the final uphill climb. Cuban Flag, First to Wave in the Center-Caribbean Village http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31165&SEO=cuban-flag-first-to-wave-in-the-center-caribbean-village Barranquilla, Colombia, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban flag became today the first to wave in the Center-Caribbean Village, after the official lifting ceremony in which the national anthem of the Antillean Island was also sung. Usain Bolt to Debut at Pro Soccer in Australia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31155&SEO=usain-bolt-to-debut-at-pro-soccer-in-australia Canberra, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Usain Bolt will begin tests in the Central Coast Mariners club of the A-League of Australia for six weeks to begin his career in professional soccer, revealed the agent of the former sprinter. Iceland's Football Coach Quits After Seven Years in Charge http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31148&SEO=icelands-football-coach-quits-after-seven-years-in-charge Reykjavík, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The head coach of the Icelandic football team, Heimir Hallgrímsson, resigned today after seven years of service. Governor Rosello Asks FIFA to Promote Football in Puerto Rico http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31103&SEO=governor-rosello-asks-fifa-to-promote-football-in-puerto-rico San Juan Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The Governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosello, today asked the President of the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA), Gianni Infantino, to promote this sport on the island. France,a Partial Advantage Against Croatia at the Finals in Russia http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31046&SEO=francea-partial-advantage-against-croatia-at-the-finals-in-russia Moscow, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) After a highly competitive and emotional first half, France has taken a 3-1 lead over Croatia in the final of the World Cup Russia-2018 here today. Russia, France Reestablish Regular Channels of Cooperation http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31042&SEO=russia-france-reestablish-regular-channels-of-cooperation Moscow, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Russia and France are re-establishing the usual channels of bilateral cooperation, President Vladimir Putin said today, on meeting in the Kremlin with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron. Colorful Closing Ceremony of the World Cup Russia-2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31041&SEO=colorful-closing-ceremony-of-the-world-cup-russia-2018 15 de julio de 2018, 11:38Moscow, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) With a colorful and simple ceremony, the 21st World Cup Russia-2018, featuring performances by artists Nicky Jam, Will Smith and Era Istrefi and Russian dancers, closed today. Media and Economists Praise Economic Fair in Havana http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31035&SEO=media-and-economists-praise-economic-fair-in-havana Havana, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Press media and economists regarded the initiative to develop a sample on economic and social development in Expocuba, a Cuban ferial exposition site located in Havana, as successful. Paraguayan Boy Golfer to World Cup in the United States http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31030&SEO=paraguayan-boy-golfer-to-world-cup-in-the-united-states 15 de julio de 2018, 10:10Asunción, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan golfer Maximo Oviedo Blanco, ''El Peque'', 7, will take part from August 2 to 4 in the Children''s World Championship to be held in North Carolina, USA, sports authorities said today. North, South Korean Ping-Pong Players to Form Unified Team http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=31027&SEO=north-south-korean-ping-pong-players-to-form-unified-team 15 de julio de 2018, 09:41Seoul, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Athletes from South Korea and the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will form a unified ping-pong team with a view to an upcoming international championship, said the Table Tennis Association of the country. Two Gold Medals for Cuban Group in South Africa Choir Games http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=30998&SEO=two-gold-medals-for-cuban-group-in-south-africa-choir-games By Ilsa Rodriguez Santana Pretoria, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban women's group Ensemble Vocal Luna today won its second gold medal at the Olympics of Choir Games in South Africa, this time in the category of female chamber choirs.