Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina World Badminton Federation Awards Cuban Federation 23 de mayo de 2018, 15:14Havana, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The World Badminton Federation (WBF) recognized in its annual meeting held in Bangkok, Thailand, the record of Cuban Miguel Diaz, founder of the national federation in 1979, today highlights Cuban digital website Jit . Japanese Soccer League to Increase Number of Foreigners Tokyo, May 23 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese soccer league is studying the possibility to increase the number of foreign players with a flexibilization of restrictions, said a spokesman in this competition. US Sports Chain ESPN Highlights Fame of Soccer Stars Washington, May 22 (Prensa Latina) US sports chain ESPN highlighted a study pointing at Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo, US Lebron James from the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Argentinean Lionel Messi as the most famous athletes in the world. FIFA Keeps Ban On Peruvian Paolo Guerrero Zúrich, Switzerland,May 22 (Prensa Latina) FIFA president Gianni Infantino,refuse to drop the sanction they impose on him. Cristiano Ronaldo's Idyllic Love with the Champions League (+Photos) Madrid, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo said the team is looking forward to playing the European Champions League final, although to win it, they should appeal to the experience, he said. Spain Renews Lopetegui as National Football Coach Madrid, May 22 (Prensa Latina) The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) extended today the contract of Julen Lopetegui, its national coach, until after the European Football Championship. Mark Marquez Wins Grand Prix in Moto GP in France Le Mans, France,  (Prensa Latina) The Championship leader matches the Australian''s premier class win record with victory in Le Mans Outfielder Mookie Betts Homerun Leader of MLB in USA Washington, May 20 (Prensa Latina) Boston Red Sox rightfielder Mookie Betts hit a homerun in the victory of his baseball team over the Baltimore Orioles 6-3 and is now the absolute homerun leader in the American League of the Major League Baseball (MLB) this year. Bolivia Ready to Host the 11TH South American Games La Paz, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The Sports Village is now ready to welcome the 4,031 athletes who will participate, within less than a week, in the 11th South American Games Cochabamba-2018, in the Bolivian department of that name. Teams to Use Two Electronic Tablets in World Cup Zurich, Switzerland, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The technical personnel of all the teams of soccer participating in the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Russia will be able to use two electronic tablets, as it was announced by the International Soccer Federation of Associations (FIFA) Thursday. World Badminton Federation Gives Cuba Recognition Award Havana, May 17 (Prensa Latina) The World Badminton Federation's Distinguish Order will be given to the founder and fosterer of the discipline in Cuba, Gervacio Miguel Diaz, during the Federation's annual gala, as confirmed by the Cuban sports executive himself here Wednesday. South American Games' Infrastructure Will Be a Legacy for Bolivia La Paz, May 15 (Prensa Latina) The president of the Bolivian Olympic Committee (COB), Marco Arze, acknowledged that the facilities built in the department of Cochabamba, home of the 11th South American Games, will be a legacy for the national sport, the press highlights today. Record by Ethiopian Runner in Half Marathon Confirmed Monaco, May 14 (Prensa Latina) The International Athletics Association of Federations (IAAF) confirmed here Monday that the world record gotten by Ethiopian female runner Netsanet Gudeta on March 24 in a championship celebrated in the Spanish city of Valencia is accepted. Russia Has Evidence on False Accusation of Mass Doping Moscow, (Prensa Latina) The Investigations Committee of Russia (SKR) said today that it has evidence to refute the misinformation spread by Grigiri Rodchenkov about the doctoring of doping samples during the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Nearly 40 Million Dollars for World Cup Champion Zurich, Switzerland, (Prensa Latina) The champion of the World Cup in Russia-2018 will win a prize of 38 million dollars, a figure that represents 12 percent more compared to Brazil-2014, FIFA said today. Cuban Marinas Now With a Wider Scope Key of Santa Maria,  (Prensa Latina) Domingo Cisneros, general director of Marinas y Nauticas de Cuba Marlin S.A. assured this specialty has a wide development plan, covering the whole national territory. High Jumper World Champion Wins in Diamond League Doha, May 5 (Prensa Latina) High jumper male world champion local Mutaz Essa Barshim won here the first stop of the Diamond League in this city Saturday, with 2.40 meters and tries to encourage other people to keep a healthy life style. Cuban Disco Female Throwers Win Silver and Bronze Doha, May 4 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban female disco throwers Yaimé Perez and Denia Caballero won today the silver and bronze medals, respectively, at the athletic meeting at this capital, the first stop of the 2018 Diamond League. Cuba to Start National Fencing Tournament on Friday Havana, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Alhjadis Banderas, president of the Cuban National Fencing Federation, told local sports website Jit that the competition for the 2018 National Fencing Championship will start on Friday. Infantino and Putin Visit World Cup Stadium Sochi, Russia, May 3 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin and International Soccer Association (FIFA) president Gianni Infantino visited the Fisht Stadium in the city of Sochi, one of the host stadiums for the celebration of the 2018 World Soccer Cup, said Russian news agency SPUTNIK here Thursday.