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Cuban supported for baseball Leadership

The Cuban candidature to preside over the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) is supported by the 21 strongest countries in this sport at the world level, revealed Reynaldo Gonzalez, member of the International Olympic Committee Thursday. Read More

Mexican bicyclist Zarate wins eighth leg of Cuban Tour

Not to exaggerate, the eighth leg of the "Vuelta a Cuba" bicycling tour is "the blue-ribbon event," with a distance of 159 km from the town of Sancti Spiritus to Santa Clara, where Mexican rider Jesus Zarate (Tecos) finished first, with a time of 4:11.04 hours Read More

Foreign Cyclists Trail in Cuba

Cuban cycling athlete Pedro Pablo Perez has taken the lead of the 23rd Cycling Tour of Cuba, following the two most difficult mountain runs. Venezuelan Carlos Ochoa and Cuban Adonis Cardoso are now behind the leader by 35 and 36 seconds respectively. Read More

Cuban judo shone in Paris

Sheila Espinosa took gold at the Villa de Paris Super A Judo Tournament, which has been described as the best result in her yet young sporting career, because this is the third most important event of this discipline, after the Olympics and World Championships. Read More

Cuban to leap for olympic gold

Two-time Olympic Champion Alberto Juantorena assured on Wednesday that Cuban hurdle runner Dayron Robles has all it takes to dethrone Chinese runner Liu Xiang and win a gold medal in Beijing 2008. Read More

Cuba Defends Clean Sports

The Havana Anti-doping Laboratory, on of 34 institutions certified by the World Anti-doping Agency (WADA), has created a national program against performance-enhancing drugs. Read More

Spains Bruno Antero wins third leg of Cuban bike tour

Always pedalling within the pack, without losing out to those who dominated the final kilometers, Spains Bruno Antero win the third leg of the "Vuelta a Cuba" bicycle tour Read More

Womens Chess Tournament in Holguin, Cuba

After five rounds of competition, the 14 women playing in the National Female Chess Championships resume action on Wednesday in the eastern Cuban province of Holguin. Read More

Best cuban athletes of the year selected

Boxer Rosniel Iglesias, from Cuba s far western province of Pinar del Rio , and Havana s Onix Cortes were chosen as the islands most outstanding athletes in a poll whose results were released yesterday. Read More

Tour of Cuba bike race starts tuesday

Cyclists from nine countries are set to begin the 32nd Tour of Cuba cycling competition on Tuesday in Baracoa, Guantanamo. Cubas Pedro Pablo Perez seeks his fifth individual victory in the annual stage event that crisscrosses the island and ends in Havana. Read More

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