Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Lionel Messi Receives 4th Golden Shoe as Europe's Top Scorer http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21492&SEO=lionel-messi-receives-4th-golden-shoe-as-europes-top-scorer Barcelona,Spain, Nov 24 (Prensa Latina) Lionel Messi received his fourth Golden Shoe award on Friday for leading all of Europe''s leagues in scoring last season. NBA: Miami Heat Cuts Bostin Celtics Winning Streak http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21462&SEO=nba-miami-heat-cuts-bostin-celtics-winning-streak Miami, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) A great part of the US specialized press in the world of sports wrote Thursday about the end of the winning streak on consecutive victories of the Boston Celtics at the US professional basketball championship of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas Voted as Best Female Latin Athlete http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21415&SEO=venezuelan-yulimar-rojas-voted-as-best-female-latin-athlete Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas received Wednesday the votes of two Cuban radio stations from the western province of Matanzas, La Voz de la Victoria (Ciénaga de Zapata) and Radio Llanura from the municipality of Colón, that gave their vote in favour of Rojas as Best Female Athlete of the Year 2017 in Latin America. Why Lefties Have the Upper Hand in Sports http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21407&SEO=why-lefties-have-the-upper-hand-in-sports London,Nov 22(Prensa Latina)Left-handed athletes do better in sports because players are not as used to how they pitch the ball or throw a punch. Sevilla Coach Eduardo Berizzo Reveals Prostate Cancer Diagnosis http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21404&SEO=sevilla-coach-eduardo-berizzo-reveals-prostate-cancer-diagnosis Sevilla, Spain,Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Sevilla''s Argentinian coach Eduardo Berizzo has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, the club confirmed today, just hours after his side staged a remarkable comeback against Liverpool in the Champions League. Cuban Sports Convention Deals with Doping http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21382&SEO=cuban-sports-convention-deals-with-doping Havana, Nov 22 (Prensa Latina) Different issues related to the fight against doping will be under discussion today during the 7th Convention on Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE), the main Cuban sports scientific event. Main Scientific Sports Event Opens in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21359&SEO=main-scientific-sports-event-opens-in-cuba Havana, Nov 21 (Prensa Latina) The seventh Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE) Convention was inaugurated here today, with a keynote address given by the president of the Cuban Sports Institute, Antonio Eduardo Becali. IBA President Resigns http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21323&SEO=iba-president-resigns Lausanne, Switzerland, Nov 20 (Prensa Latina) Taiwanese Ching-Kuo Wu, president of the Amateur International Boxing Association (IBA), who was suspended just a little more than a month ago by the same entity, announced his resignation after eleven years in the presidency. Cuban Henry Jaen Wins for the Fifth Time Marathon of Havana http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21283&SEO=cuban-henry-jaen-wins-for-the-fifth-time-marathon-of-havana Havana, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Henry Jaen won the Marabana marathon race for the fifth time on Havana streets and avenues, the largest mass sports event in Cuba attended by almost 6,000 long distance runners from 66 countries. US Former MLB Players on School Baseball Clinics in Cuba http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21242&SEO=us-former-mlb-players-on-school-baseball-clinics-in-cuba Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation and the Association of Retired Baseball Players of the United States will develop improvement clinics for athletes of the school category at three stadiums on the island. Cuba with Eight Wrestlers to under-23 World in Poland http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21188&SEO=cuba-with-eight-wrestlers-to-under-23-world-in-poland Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will be present at the under-23 World Wrestling Championship to be disputed in the city of Bydgosazcz (Poland) from November 20 to 26 with eight fighters in competition. Roger Federer Beats Marin Cilic in Three Sets at ATP World Tour Final http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21162&SEO=roger-federer-beats-marin-cilic-in-three-sets-at-atp-world-tour-final London,Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Roger Federer sailed into the semi-finals with a 100 percent record after beating Marin Cilic 6-7, 6-4, 6-1 in London. Cuban Sport Scientific Event with Great Foreign Participation (+Photos) http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21125&SEO=cuban-sport-scientific-event-with-great-foreign-participation-photos Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) More than 400 foreign guests confirmed their presence to participate in the 7th Convention for Physical Activity and Sports (AFIDE) to be celebrated in the Cuban capital next week. Javier Mascherano, Out For Four Weeks With Hamstring Injury http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21100&SEO=javier-mascherano-out-for-four-weeks-with-hamstring-injury Barcelona,Spain,Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Bad news for Barcelona. The FIFA virus has struck, with Javier Mascherano injured in the friendly defeat for Argentina against Nigeria (4-2) on Tuesday. Xinhua Chooses Colombian Eider Arevalo as Best LatAm Athlete http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21098&SEO=xinhua-chooses-colombian-eider-arevalo-as-best-latam-athlete Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Chinese news agency XINHUA selected Colombian Eider Arevalo (Track and Field) as the Best Latin American Athlete of 2017 in the annual survey of Prensa Latina news agency , choosing the most outstanding athletes of the year. Peru, New Zealand Play Crucial Match Wednesday http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21062&SEO=peru-new-zealand-play-crucial-match-wednesday Lima, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The national soccer teams of Peru and New Zealand are now ready for a match Wednesday to define which team will qualify for the 2018 World Soccer Cup in Russia, with a lot of local optimism for the victory. Messi and Neymar Start Struggle in PL Sports Poll http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21051&SEO=messi-and-neymar-start-struggle-in-pl-sports-poll La Paz, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Argentinean Lionel Messi and Brazilian Neymar started their struggle to conquer the Award for the Latin American and Caribbean Best Athlete of the Year in the sports survey of Cuban news agency Prensa Latina, dividing the votes of four Bolvian press media between themselves Tuesday. Jack Sock Beats Marin Cilic in Three Sets at ATP World Tour Finals http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21031&SEO=jack-sock-beats-marin-cilic-in-three-sets-at-atp-world-tour-finals London,Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Marin Cilic''s hopes were left hanging by a thread after a 5-7, 6-2, 7-6 defeat to the USA''s Jack Sock, who scored his first ever win in the year-end finals Zlatko Dalic Confirmed as Coach of Croatia for Russia 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21026&SEO=zlatko-dalic-confirmed-as-coach-of-croatia-for-russia-2018 Zagreb, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic heaped praise on his players after they saw off Greece with the minimum of fuss in their play-off tie on Sunday to seal a place at the 2018 World Cup. FIFA to Open a New Period of Ticket Sales for Russia 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21017&SEO=fifa-to-open-a-new-period-of-ticket-sales-for-russia-2018 Zurich, Switzerland, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) A new period of sales for tickets for the World Soccer Cup of 2018 in Russia will begin on November 16, as announced today by the FIFA on its official page Tuesday.