FootBest 2017 Cuban sportspeople Autor: Juventud Rebelde Publicado: 11/12/2017 | 04:50 pm
HAVANA, Cuba, Dec 11 (acn) The best of Cuban sport during 2017 will be known today in a meeting to take place at Havana Sports City Coliseum, after the sum of the votes of the National Institute of Physical Education and Recreation (INDER by its Spanish acronym) and the press, in the senior and junior categories.
Taking into account the results of the survey conducted by INDER and the Circle of Sports Writers of the Association of Cuban Journalists, there will be announced the best male and female athletes, both in individual and team sports, in addition to the most outstanding team and the best individual and team sport.
There will also be known the rookie of the year and the 10 most outstanding athletes in both categories.
Most of the media have commented and analyzed the possible winners of these awards, but they all agree that boxing will have the greatest presence among the winners, led by the team Cuba Domadores in the World Series (WSB) and its captain Julio Cesar La Cruz.
Other sports that should appear in leading positions are indoor and beach volleyball, as well as athletics, accompanied by representatives of rowing, cycling, boating, judo, wrestling and baseball, just to name a few of those who achieved outstanding performances in 2017.
As scheduled, the awards gala of the Cuban sports movement will be held next December 23rd.