Havana, March 3 (RHC)-- Cuban Miguel Angel Lopez and his team Sada Cruzeiro defeated Sesi-SP in straight sets and secured the leadership of the Brazilian Volleyball Superliga with the challenge of the qualifying stage remaining next Sunday.... More


Sancti Spiritus, February 28 (RHC)-- The Alazanes de Granma defeated the Vegueros de Pinar del Río by knockout 13-3 and advanced to the final of the 60 Series of baseball in Cuba.... More


Sancti Spíritus, February 25 (RHC)-- The recovery of Pinar del Río pitcher Frank Luis Medina is progressing as expected by the medical team that operated on him at the Camilo Cienfuegos Hospital in Sancti Spiritus.... More


INDER celebrates 60th anniversary

Havana, February 23 (RHC)-- The Cuban Sports Institute (INDER) is celebrating the 60th anniversary of its founding, determined to improve the health and quality of life of the population.... More


Havana, February 22 (RHC)-- The National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER) is running a race that will take place virtually and in person on Tuesday and Wednesday -- commemorating the 60th anniversary of its founding (February 23, 1961).... More


Havana, February 21 (RHC)-- With another monticular dissertation by Lázaro Blanco, Granma's baseball team defeated Pinar del Río 9-2, in the first game of the semifinal phase of the LX National Baseball Series at the José Antonio Huelga stadium in Sancti Spiritus.... More


Havana, February 20 (RHC)-- The complex epidemiological situation in Cuba has also had an impact on the 60th National Baseball Series, which is why on Saturday the semifinal duel between Granma and Pinar del Río began exceptionally, without the quarterfinal match between Santiago de Cuba and Las Tunas.... More


Tokyo, February 18 (RHC)-- Japan’s Olympics Minister Seiko Hashimoto, a former Olympian who competed in seven Games, has taken over as Tokyo 2020’s new president after the previous chief was forced out over sexist comments.... More


Havana, February 18 (RHC)-- The National Sports Institute (INDER) has announced the cancellation of all competitions scheduled for April in Cuba due to the health situation generated by the COVID-19 pandemic, reported the digital newspaper Jit.... More


Havana, February 14 (RHC)-- Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel lamented the death of baseball player Pedro José Rodríguez, nicknamed Señor Jonrón (Mister Home Run), and conveyed condolences to his family and friends.  ... More


Melbourne, February 12 (RHC)-- The Australian Open tennis organizers have announced a ban on fans and said players would be cocooned in biosecure “bubbles” as Victoria state authorities ordered six million people into lockdown on Friday to control a new coronavirus outbreak.... More


Tokyo, February 11 (RHC)-- The president of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics organizing committee, Yoshiro Mori, will resign over a sexist remark that sparked an outcry, two sources said on Thursday, while the former prime minister said he could not let the controversy drag on.... More


Havana, February 10 (RHC)-- The Colombia Open and the Pan American Games in the Dominican Republic stand out in Cuba's weightlifting preparations for the Tokyo Olympic Games.... More


Havana, February 7 (RHC)-- Former Cuban athlete Mireya Luis has been elected member to the Board of Directors of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB).  She was inducted  at the beginning of the first virtual congress of the FIVB on Saturday.... More


Tokyo, February 4 (RHC)-- The Tokyo Olympics, scheduled for next July, will be held "whatever happens" with the pandemic, said the president of the organizing committee, Yoshiro Mori, wanting to clear the doubts surrounding the sporting event, which was already postponed last year.... More


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