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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.


Havana, May 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has 476 national athletes classified for the Central and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, said today Jose Antonio Miranda, director of High Athletic Performance for the Cuban Sports and Physical Education Institute (INDER).


Paris, May 3 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian soccer player Neymar will travel to Paris Tuesday to continue his recovery process for being in shape to compete at the 2018 World Soccer Cup in Russia.


Belgrade, May 2 (Prensa Latina) Serbian pro tennis star Novak Djokovic (former world number one in the Association of Tennis Professionals) stated here Wednesday that he expects to recover his competitive shape and playing quality, in order to be what he once was.


Rome, May 2 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis today saluted the former high jumper and world record-holder of that specialty, Javier Sotomayor, at the conclusion of the Wednesday General Audience in St. Peter''s Square.


Santo Domingo, May 1 (Prensa Latina) The Olympic champion in 2008, the runner-up in 2004 and three times world champion in the hammer, Yipsi Moreno, is supervising part of the Cuban athletics team that is training in the Dominican Republic.


30 de abril de 2018, 15:05Madrid, April 30(Prensa Latina) The coach of the Real Madrid FC, French Zinadine Zidane, ruled out today to introduce changes for tomorrow''s game against Bayern Munich FC in the return of the European Champions League semifinals.


Zurich, Switzerland, (Prensa Latina) The International Football Association (FIFA) warned on the existing legislations against political interferences in the candidatures for the 2026 World Soccer Cup, because of the statements by US President Donald Trump.


Havana, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuban female discus throwers Denia Caballero and Yaime Perez will start the performance of Cuban track and field at the 2018 Diamond League with their participation in the first stop of the event on May 4 in Doha (Qatar).


Barcelona, Spain, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) Rafael Nadal continued his clay-court domination with a 6-0 7-5 win over Slovakian qualifier Martin Klizan in the Barcelona Open quarter-finals.


London, April 27 (Prensa Latina) Muscular strength and capacity of children allow them to recover from exercises faster than adult athletes, assured today a study published in the Frontiers Physiology magazines.