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Cuban players no longer need permission from the US government to play in the majors

Cuban players will no longer have official permission to ask the US government to sign contracts with teams from Major League Baseball (MLB). From now on, Cubans only have to sign a statement confirming that they have taken permanent residence outside the island. Read More

Cuba beat China at the World Series of Boxing

Domadores de Cuba continue to reap victories in the V World Series of Boxing (WSB) by crushing 5-0 Dragons of China in Havana, to be this Saturday as the sole leader of the group A. Read More

Cuba lost against Venezuela in the Caribbean Series

Balbino Fuenmayor designated homer and good pitching from starter Cesar Valdez gave the Venezuelan Caribbean Anzoategui club 6x2 victory Thursday against Pinar del Río, and to maintain their unbeaten in the Caribbean Series. Read More

Another pitcher leaves the island

Pitcher Orlando Gómez Barroso, team of Santiago de Cuba, escaped from the island and is located in another country, waiting to get residency and become a free agent. Read More

Cuba beat Puerto Rico, its only victory in the Caribbean Series

Vegueros of Pinar del Río managed a 3-2 victory over the Santurce Crabbers of Puerto Rico, in the third day's journey from the Caribbean Series 2015, at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan. Read More

Antonio Castro was named global ambassador for the World Confederation of Baseball and Softball

Antonio Castro, one of the sons of Fidel Castro, was named global ambassador for the World Confederation of Baseball and Softball, hoping to boost the campaign for both sports can return to the program of the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020. Read More

Great performance of Cuba in the Triathlon Pan American Cup

Cuban team of triathlon participating at the Pan American Cup in Punta Guilarte, Puerto Rico, returns home with a silver medal among men, and excellent performances in the women. Read More

Cuban judokas are being trained in France to compete in the Grand Prix

Cuban judokas Aliuska Ojeda (57 kg), Maylín del Toro (63 kg) and Kaliema Antomachín (78kg) are in France since last February 2 to meet a training base, before competing in the next 20th to 22nd in the Grand Prix of Dusseldorf, Germany. Read More

Two Cuban baseball players leave the team in Puerto Rico

Cuban baseball team competing in the 2015 Caribbean Series has already suffered two casualties. Dainer Moreira and Vladimir Gutierrez have left the Doubletree Hilton hotel where the Cuban delegation is staying. The current whereabouts of both is unknown, but suspected that their intentions are to reach the United States. Read More

Lourdes Gourriel will also play in Japan

The ballplayer Lourdes Y. Gourriel will be added this year to the four Cuban players who play in the Japanese Baseball League, through contracts with INDER. Read More

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