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16 de diciembre de 2016, 15:55Tokyo, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) Yuriko Koike, Governor of the city of Tokyo, proposed to build a new host for the volleyball competitions at the 2020 Olympic Games in the district of Ariake, to replace the one exisiting in Yokohama.

Washington, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) The world has been left shocked today after learning that 368 US gymnasts have been sexually abused by coaches and managers over the last 20 years.

15 de diciembre de 2016, 12:15Moscow, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Russian Prime Minister Dmitri Medvedev has denounced the campaign against Russia, which is being fought under the pretext of eliminating doping from sport. He also called for a clear definition of prohibited substances.

Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban female silver judo medalist, Idalys Ortiz and Mijaín López, a Greco-Roman wrestler, have been chosen as the Best Cuban Athletes of the Year by the Cuban Institute of Sport.

14 de diciembre de 2016, 15:09Havana, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican three-time Olympic Champion, Usain Bolt has received 36 votes in the race to be selected for Best Athlete of the Year in Latin America and the Caribbean and is likely to be declared the winner.

Mexico, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Attorney General''s Office (PGR) is investigating the acts of violence against the Olympic senator and Olympic medalist Ana Gabriela Guevara, who was beaten on the Mexico-Toluca highway.

Havana, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican male sprinter Usain Bolt increased his edge to win the Award for Best Latin American and Caribbean Athlete of the Year in 2016, after receiving the votes of two Salvadoran press media Tuesday.

12 de diciembre de 2016, 17:39Paris, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Portuguese forward Cristaino Ronaldo won the 2016 Golden Ball, the mythical award given by spport magazine France Football to the best soccer player of the world in the present season.

Havana, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban wrestler Mijaín López qnd Colombian triple-jumper, Caterine Ibargüen were selected today by the Vietnamese newspaper People''s Daily as the Best Athletes of the Year in the Prensa Latina news agency survey.

08 de diciembre de 2016, 15:56Brna, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The cities of Budapest (Hungary), Los Angeles (USA) and Paris (France) were elected the finalist candidates for the thirs round of selection of the host for the 2024 Olympic Games, said the International Olympic Committee (IOC) here Thursday.

08 de diciembre de 2016, 15:28Brna, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) approved the inclusion of karate, rock climbing and breakdance dancing as three new sports for the 3rd Youth Games in Buenos Aires in 2018.