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Tehran, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Iran beat Uzbekistan 2-0 and became the 3rd national team with a ticket to participate in the 2018 World Soccer Cup in Russia.

Havana, Jun 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban former female volleyball star Mireya Luis has now a new challenge in her agenda: to lead the North and Central Zonal Volleyball Association.

Seoul,Jun 12 (Prensa Latina)South Korean President Moon Jae-in proposed today that Northeast Asian countries co-host the 2030 FIFA World Cup to ease tensions in the region.

Bern, June 11 (Prensa Latina) FIFA President Gianni Infantino has expressed today his optimism about the resolution of the conflict in the Persian Gulf and indicated that Qatar-2022 World Cup is not in danger for the moment.

Paris, Jun 10 (Prensa Latina) Spanish tennis professional player Rafael Nadal won his march over Austrian Dominic Thiem in three sets (6-3, 6-4 and 6-0) to accede to the finals of the 2017 Ronald Garros Open Tournament, second Grand Slam of the present season.

09 de junio de 2017, 16:29Paris, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) France will keep on its efforts for Paris to be declared the host for the 2024 Olympic Games, announced the French candidature team after the approval of the Executive of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to a double appointment for the hosts for 2014 and 2028.

09 de junio de 2017, 15:51Lausanne, Switzerland, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) approved today the project to give simultaneously the hosts for the Olympic Games of 2024 and 2028 during the meeting of next September 13 in Lima.

09 de junio de 2017, 15:13Trois-Riviÿres, Canada, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban baseball team competing in the Canadian-American Independent Baseball League (Can-Am League) will play its 2nd match against the Trois-Rivieres Eagles, after they won its first match against this Canadian team by 8-2.

Kingston,Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Usain Bolt says breaking records is not a priority and dedicates tomorrow''s farewell performance to fans. Having established two individual world records Usain Bolt said he would not be attempting to break his 9.58 and 19.19 clocking times to end his final season in glory.''I have already said it, this season is for the fans,'' said Bolt, during a JN Racers Grand Prix press briefing yesterday at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel.

París,Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Stan Wawrinka has exacted revenge on Andy Murray for his 2016 French Open semi-final defeat by beating the Brit at the same stage to reach this year''s final.

Havana, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has classified with three couples; two of men and one of women for the next World Beach Volleyball Championship, taking place from July 28 to August 6 in Vienna, Austria, the Cuban federation announced today.