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Sports

Havana, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) Cuban male former high jumper and still world recordman Javier Sotomayor highlighted the potential of Cuban track and field to face new international competitions, among them the Central American Games in Barranquilla, Colombia this year.


PyeongChang, South Korea, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) The United States and Canada will fight for gold in the women''s ice hockey of the PyeongChang-2018 Winter Games, after overtaking today Finland and the team of Russian Olympic Athletes, respectively.


Madrid, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) A sprain in his left knee means the Germany international midfielder is likely to miss a La Liga trip to Real Betis on Sunday.


Mescate, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Magnus Cort Nielsen (Astana) sprinted to victory on stage four of the 2018 Tour of Oman on Friday.


By Osvaldo Rodríguez Martínez

Panama, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The ecological catamaran Race for Water traveled today the Panama Canal, after touring 8,757 miles powered by solar energy, hydrogen and sailing.


PyeongChang, South Korea, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Germany won two gold medals today and expanded the margin to the Netherlands in the fight for dominance in the table of medals of the PyeongChang-2018 Winter Olympic Games.


Mijas, Spain,Feb 14(Prensa Latina) The four times Tour de France winner, Chris Froome, requested justice today in the investigation carried out by the International Cycling Union (UCI) for a possible case of doping against him.


La Paz, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia is debuting today at the Winter Olympic Games PyeongChang 2018, with Simon Breitfuss, in combined slalom, one of the three Alpine ski specialties in which he will compete.


Moscow, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin received International Football Association (FIFA) president Gianni Infantino Monday, to talk on the preparations of the 2018 World Soccer Cup to be held in Russia in June and July.


Pyeongchang, South Korea, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Organizing Committee of the Olympic Winter Games announced today a considerable increase in the sale of tickets, accounting for 84 percent of tickets purchased from the total available.


Pyeongchang, South Korea, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) plans to visit North Korea (Democratic People''s Republic of Korea, DPRK) after the Winter Olympic Games, said the international sports organization here Monday.