Cuba finished fifth in the 2019 Freestyle Wrestling World Cup held in the Russian region of Yakutsk that was won by the local side.
Cuban Yoandy Beltran won last Sunday a bronze medal in the men´s squat event of powerlifting of the 2019 Special Olympics Summer World Games, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, where the also powerlifter, but woman, Yaritza Parrado won two gold and same amount of silver medals last Friday, first Cuban medals in this major competition.
Cubans RHP Lazaro Blanco and LF Alfredo Despaigne were included in the All-Star team
With his powerful and effective swing, Cuban Yurisbel Gracial appears today as the most effective hitter of the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks, franchise of the Pacific League in the Japanese Professional Baseball League (NPB).
Brazil defeats México and overcomes the terrible eights finals where some of the greatest teams were eliminated. Image already added
Cuban slugger Alfredo Despaigne hit three homers in the 6-7 loss of his club, the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks, to the Tokyo Yakult Swallows in the preseason of the Japanese Professional Baseball League (NPB).
The 19th edition of the international badminton tournament Giraldilla de La Habana, running until next Sunday 18, starts today in Havana with the presence of nine Cubans led by Osleni Guerrero.
Everything is ready for the start today of the friendly baseball series between two Cuban teams (Western and Eastern) against the professional clubs of the Diablos Rojos and the Oaxaca Guerreros, belonging to the summer circuit of the Mexican League.
Obviously, when it comes to the trademark´s issue, it is not always related with the aesthetic-functional elements which influence on the players´ performance. Sometimes, it has to do with that signature that defines their way of playing. Image already added
Senegal leaves the tournament despite being in the same conditions as Japan due to yellow cards received
Usain Bolt has his secure seat in sports mythology, but the Jamaican needs new challenges today, and now he has to play professional soccer in a world-class league.
The Cuban team arrives to this tough game with two losses and no win; while United States (2-0) will try to maintain its unbeaten status
The Aguilas Cibaeñas, from the DR, beat 7-4 Granma, Cuban representative, thus advancing to the final of the 2018 Caribbean Baseball Series, where they will face Puerto Rico´s Caguas Criollos
Yarisley Silva will be the "spearhead" of the Cuban team in the World Indoor Athletics Championships, contest that will be attended by more than 600 athletes from 144 countries in the English city of Birmingham, starting next Thursday