Cuban Box Champs to Retire
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- culture an traditions
- 01 / 10 / 2009
The list includes Yordenis Despaigne (75kg), bronze medal winner at the World Championships in Belfast-2001 and Bangkok-2003.
Barrientos told Granma daily they are all in the process of progressive disengagement away from the ring.
He added that Diogenes Luna (64kg), bronze in Sydney-2000 will retire at the national championships slated for next week in Guantanamo.
Official retirement was postpones since Luna was working as collaborator in Venezuela.