Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba with Eight Wrestlers to under-23 World in Poland Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will be present at the under-23 World Wrestling Championship to be disputed in the city of Bydgosazcz (Poland) from November 20 to 26 with eight fighters in competition. Roger Federer Beats Marin Cilic in Three Sets at ATP World Tour Final London,Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Roger Federer sailed into the semi-finals with a 100 percent record after beating Marin Cilic 6-7, 6-4, 6-1 in London. Cuban Sport Scientific Event with Great Foreign Participation (+Photos) Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) More than 400 foreign guests confirmed their presence to participate in the 7th Convention for Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE) to be celebrated in the Cuban capital next week. Javier Mascherano, Out For Four Weeks With Hamstring Injury Barcelona,Spain,Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Bad news for Barcelona. The FIFA virus has struck, with Javier Mascherano injured in the friendly defeat for Argentina against Nigeria (4-2) on Tuesday. Xinhua Chooses Colombian Eider Arevalo as Best LatAm Athlete Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Chinese news agency XINHUA selected Colombian Eider Arevalo (Track and Field) as the Best Latin American Athlete of 2017 in the annual survey of Prensa Latina news agency , choosing the most outstanding athletes of the year. Peru, New Zealand Play Crucial Match Wednesday Lima, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The national soccer teams of Peru and New Zealand are now ready for a match Wednesday to define which team will qualify for the 2018 World Soccer Cup in Russia, with a lot of local optimism for the victory. Messi and Neymar Start Struggle in PL Sports Poll La Paz, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Argentinean Lionel Messi and Brazilian Neymar started their struggle to conquer the Award for the Latin American and Caribbean Best Athlete of the Year in the sports survey of Cuban news agency Prensa Latina, dividing the votes of four Bolvian press media between themselves Tuesday. Jack Sock Beats Marin Cilic in Three Sets at ATP World Tour Finals London,Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Marin Cilic''s hopes were left hanging by a thread after a 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 defeat to the USA''s Jack Sock, who scored his first ever win in the year-end finals Zlatko Dalic Confirmed as Coach of Croatia for Russia 2018 Zagreb, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic heaped praise on his players after they saw off Greece with the minimum of fuss in their play-off tie on Sunday to seal a place at the 2018 World Cup. FIFA to Open a New Period of Ticket Sales for Russia 2018 Zurich, Switzerland, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) A new period of sales for tickets for the World Soccer Cup of 2018 in Russia will begin on November 16, as announced today by the FIFA on its official page Tuesday. ATP Finals: Grigor Dimitrov Beats Dominic Thiem in London Final Debut London,Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov admitted he had felt ''pretty nervous'' after seeing off Austrian Dominic Thiem in three dramatic sets on his ATP Finals debut. Maradona Undergoes Surgery on Left Shoulder Buenos Aires, Nov 12 (Prensa Latina) The former Argentinean football star Diego Armando Maradona said today on social networks that he had undergone surgery to repair the ligaments in his left shoulder and he is fine. Senegal Qualified for 2018 World Cup in Russia Polokwane, South Africa, (Prensa Latina) Senegal won its match as a visitor to South Africa 2-0 in the match of the second day of Group D in the African qualifier for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, and qualified for the event. Union Cycliste Appoints New Technological Anti-doping Director Aigle, Switzerland, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) named Frenchman Jean-Christophe Peraud as the new director of the fight against technological doping in the bicycles. Jamaican Alia Atkinson Wins Gold Medal at the Swimming World Cup Beijing, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Alia Atkinson won the gold medal in the women''s 50m Breaststroke, at the Swimming World Cup that takes place in this capital. Tokyo Tests Polyglot Robots for the 2020 Olympic Games Tokyo,Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) The city of Tokyo will install several polyglot robots in its main government building to test its capabilities when receiving foreign visitors with the objective that they are operational in time for the 2020 Olympic Games. Investigation Breaks Hypothesis on Russian Systematic Doping Moscow, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The Russian Research Committee reported today that after questioning more than 700 people, none of them corroborated the existence of any state doping program in that nation. Messi: I'll Walk 65 Kilometres On Foot If Argentina Wins The World Cup Moscow,Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) Argentine captain Lionel Messi has underlined the importance of next year's World Cup for his career by promising to complete a 65-kilometer pilgrimage from his hometown Rosario to San Nicolás on foot in case the Albiceleste wins the World Cup in Russia. Cuba for a Ticket and Crown in Pre-World Tournament Havana, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban men''s volleyball team is getting ready to fight for a gold medal at the classification pre-world tournament of the North, Central American and Caribbean Area (NORCECA) to be held in the Cuban western province of Pinar del Rio, from November 10 to 12. 2016 Olympic Marathon Champion Receives Four Year Drugs Ban Nairobi, Nov 7 (Prensa Latina) Kenyan long-distance runner Jemima Sumgomg, Rio 2016 Olympic Marathon champion, will face four years of suspension after having tested positive for EPO consumption in an out-of-competition test, local media reported today.