Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina IOC Bans National Emblem in Uniform of Russian Athletes for Olympics Moscow, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) banned today the existence of the national emblem in the uniform of Russian athletes during the Winter Olympics next February in South Korea. Real Madrid Join Barcelona in Race to Sign Gremio Star Arthur 16 de diciembre de 2017, 10:23Barcelona,Spaina,Dec 16 (Prensa Latina)Gremio have reportedly held talks with Real Madrid over the possibility of the club signing Arthur, having grown angry at Barcelona''s approach for the midfielder. South Korea's Moon Jae-in Calls For a New Era in Relations with China 16 de diciembre de 2017, 09:07Beijing,Dec 16(Prensa Latina) South Korea president Moon Jae-in on, propouse today to increase cooperation with China. Alfredo Despaigne to Play Play Off Season and Caribbean Series Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban baseball slugger Alfredo Despaigne will play the Cuban championship''s playoff with his natural team Granma, and later, the Caribbean Series with the Cuban national team. FIFA Suspends President of the Brazilian Football Federation Zurich, Switzerland, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) FIFA''s ethics committee temporarily suspended today the president of the Brazilian Football Federation, Marco Polo Del Nero, for violating the rules of that sporting body, that international federation announced. FIFA Says Spain Could Miss 2018 World Cup in Russia Madrid, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish national soccer team could miss the 2018 World Cup in Russia if FIFA finally complies with the threats it sent in a letter to the government for political interference in the Football Federation of this country. Official Emblems for Beijing 2022 Winter Games Unveiled Beijing, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The emblems of the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, respectively named ''Winter Dream'' and ''Flying High,'' were unveiled here today. Cuban Baseball Selects Alfredo Despaigne as Best Player of 2017 Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban baseball selected outfielder Alfredo Despaigne -a Cuban player who oustood in the Japanese professional leagues- as the Best Player of the Year 2017, in a list of Cuban baseball players. Goalkeeper Iker Casillas Demands Porto Exit Madrid, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina)Real Madrid legend Iker Casillas is ready to leave Porto next month during the winter season. La Jornada Newspaper Chooses Jonathan Paredes in Prensa Latina Survey Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Mexican newspaper La Jornada voted today for Jonathan Paredes and Venezuela''s Yulimar Rojas as athletes of the year in Latin America and the Caribbean, in the Annual Sports Survey of Prensa Latina news agency. Prensa Latina Sports Survey about to Reveal Winners Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) With less than one week left to reveal the results of Prensa Latina Sports Survey, Venezuelans Yulimar Rojas and José Altuve stand out today as virtual winners of the Best Athlete of the Year awards. For Argentina's Telefe Yulimar Rojas Is Latin America's Best Athlete Havana, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Telefe Internacional voted today for Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas and Argentine Gustavo Fernandez as athletes of the year in Latin America and the Caribbean, during the Annual Sports Survey of Prensa Latina news agency. Pole Vaulter Silva and Boxer La Cruz, Cuba's Best in 2017 Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Pole Vaulter Yarisley Silva and bóxer Julio Cesar La Cruz were voted as the best athletes of Cuba in 2017, it was announced today at a ceremony held at the Coliseum of the Sports City. Messi Gets Votes from Guatemala and El Salvador Havana, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Salvadoran newspaper El Pais gave its vote for Best Male Athlete of the Year for Argentinean soccer star Lionel Messi, in the traditional sports survey organized by Cuban news agency Prensa Latina to select the best Latin American and Caribbean athletes of 2017. Bolivian Gov't to Improve the Country's Sports Infrastructure La Paz, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia is betting on the development of sports in the country, with the improvement of the sports infrastructure of its departments, as a sign of the importance that the government of the country gives to this sector. UK Dexter Fletcher to Direct Freddie Mercury Biopic Los Ángeles, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Directing duties for Bohemian Rhapsody, the Freddie Mercury film biopic, have been taken on by UK Eddie the Eagle''s Dexter Fletcher, after the firing of Bryan Singer. Bolivian Government to Improve Sports Infrastructure La Paz, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia is betting on the development of sports in the country by improving the infrastructure in its departments, thus showing the importance that the government grants to that sector. Russia Will Never Recognize Lies about Its Sport's Performance Moscow, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Russia will never recognize the lies spread by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), whose accusations are based on the testimony of a person with psychiatric problems who has been accused of crimes, Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev said today at a government meeting. Jamaica To Host FIFA Executive Summit in 2018 Kingston, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina)Jamaica will in January 18 host the FIFA Executive Football Summit (FIFA EFS)in Montego Bay January 18, 2018. Three New Votes for Yulimar Rojas in Prensa Latina Sports Survey Havana, Dec 6 (Prensa Latina) There is little doubt that the Best Female Athlete of the Prensa Latina Annual Sports Survey will be Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas, who received three new votes today to extend her leadership to 22.