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Hanoi, Sept 25 (Prensa Latina) Athletes and coaches from 45 countries and territories are participating in the V edition of the Asian Beach Games in the Vietnamese city of Da Nang, inaugurated by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

Rome, Sep 24 (Prensa Latina) Former soccer player Diego Armando Maradona confirmed today that he would play the next Game for Peace, promoted by a foundation boosted by Pope Francis.

Caracas, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) Minister of Interior, Justice and Peace Nestor Reverol said today that Venezuela will ensure the security of the competition of the Venezuelan Professional Baseball League (LVBP), the opening of which will take place on October 6th.

Havana, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) With the opening of the Cuban Center for Sports Scientific Research (CIDC), the Caribbean nation will further raise development in this field, the Granma newspaper reports today.

22 de septiembre de 2016, 10:24Rome, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) The storm unleashed on Thursday as a result of the refusal of the mayor of Rome, Virginia Raggi, to hold the 2024 Olympics in this capital reflects the sensitivity around an issue with political implications.

Havana, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) In addition to the direct damages to the Cuban economy, the U.S.-imposed blockade on Cuba for almost 60 years has lacerated the development of sport and culture in the Caribbean nation.

21 de septiembre de 2016, 14:26Beijing, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Sports officials in China praised the Paralympic delegation, which made their triumphant return to the capital city following 12-days of competition in Rio.

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Bern, Sep 16 (Prensa Latina) A new formula will come into force to select the winner of the Golden Ball next year, after the cancellation of the agreement between the French weekly France Football and the International Football Federation (FIFA) announced today.

15 de septiembre de 2016, 16:05Moscow, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The Russian government today rejected accusations by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) according to which the recent attacks by hackers of that country against this entity would have government support, and vowed to fight them.

15 de septiembre de 2016, 14:37Bern, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian soccer team climbed up to fourth position in the world soccer ranking, according to an update published today by the International Football Federation (FIFA).

Baku, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban chess player Leinier Dominguez won the silver medal for first table players in the World Olympiad celebrated in this capital, ended Tuesday after playing 11 rounds.