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Deportes

Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban sport movement is today on mourning, especially the Cuban track and field, because of the death of famous coach Milan Matos, the trainer of Cuban stars such as jumpers Ivan Pedroso, Yargelis Savigne or Mabel Gay.


Camagüey, Cuba, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban long-distance jumper Juan Miguel Echevarria is competing here for the first time since he won the World Indoor Athletics Championships in Birmingham, the United Kingdom, on March 2.


Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban delegation to the Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Colombia, this year has already increased to 431 athletes, Cuban sports website Jit reported. The latest athletes to qualify for the regional event come from boxing (8 fighters), taekwondo (16), tennis (4) and thiathlon (6).


Zurich, Switzerland, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) The International Federation of Soccer Associations (FIFA) Ethics Committee has extended the suspension of Brazilian Federation president Marco Polo del Nero for another 45 days.


La Paz, Mar 14 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia will enter 733 athletes in the 11th South American Games in Cochabamba from May 26 to June 8, 2018, said Bolivian Olympic Committee (COB) President Marco Arce.


Havana, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) Hassan Mohammad Kamil, Secretary of State of Djibouti for Youth and Sports and the president of Cuba''s National Institute for Sports, Physical Education and Recreation Antonio Becali signed a collaboration agreement Tuesday, said Cuban website JIT.


Moscow, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) The provocation by western countries, based on the alleged poisoning of a former Russian official and the accusation against Moscow for that action, aims to sabotage the FIFA World Cup in this country, the Foreign Ministry denounced today.


Havana, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will organize the Terry Fox Race on Saturday at the same time throughout the country at 10:00 local time, revealed today Carlos Gattorno, director of the Marabana-Maracuba project.


Havana, Mar 12 (Prensa Latina) Djibouti is interested in strengthening sports cooperation with Cuba, stated today the Secretary of State for Youth and Sports of this African nation, Hassan Mohamed Kamil.


Éibar, Spain, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Cristiano Ronaldo's hot streak continued as he scored twice as Real Madrid won 2-1 at Eibar today.


Seoul, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) South Korean President Moon Jae-in declared the PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games officially inaugurated today.