Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba's Andy Cruz makes victorious debut in world boxing championship Belgrade, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Andy Cruz (63.5 kg), made his debut on Tuesday with a 5-0 victory over Panamanian boxer Jonathan Miniel, so he advanced to 16th round in the World Boxing Championship being held in Belgrade, Serbia. Diaz-Canel congratulates Mijain Lopez for Olympic title in Tokyo 2020 Havana, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday congratulated Greco-Roman wrestler Mijain Lopez, who received the Outstanding Performance Award due to his results at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Kevin Brown scores second Cuban success in World Boxing 25 de octubre de 2021, 16:22 Belgrade, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Middleweight Kevin Brown secured today without throwing a single blow Cuba's second success at the XXI World Championship of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), with action here until November 6. Ecuador shocked by murder of Olympic athlete Alex Quiñónez Quito, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The murder of Olympic sprinter Alex Quiñonez has shocked Ecuador on Saturday, where a state of exception is in force to curb the growing levels of crime and drug trafficking. The death of the athlete in Guayaquil, the most violent city in the country, was confirmed by the Guayas Sports Federation. New contracts in Japan for Cuban baseball players 23 de octubre de 2021, 0:30 Havana, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation informed that pitcher Frank Abel Alvarez and position player Guillermo Garcia will formalize their contracts with Japan's Chunichi Dragons professional team in the coming days Chavez and Capiro celebrate new recognition of Cuban baseball Havana (Prensa Latina) Two Cuban baseball glories and former members of the national team, Pedro Chavez and Armando Capiro, are celebrating the designation of that sport as Cuba's cultural heritage on Tuesday. Movistar officially presents Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra Madrid, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish team Movistar on Monday officially presented Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra as one of its members for the next season of the international circuit. Stadium will dress in luxury to proclaim Cuban baseball heritage 16 de octubre de 2021, 3:58 Matanzas, Cuba, (Prensa Latina) The Palmar de Junco stadium in this western city will dress in luxury on the 19th, the date set for declaring baseball here as a Cultural Heritage of Cuba, a sports source assured today. Venezuelan reliever Suárez extends record in Japanese baseball Tokyo, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Robert Suárez extended the number of saves for a Latino in Japan's elite baseball to 41, by keeping today the Hanshin Tigers victory 3-0 over Yomiuri Giants. Baseball as a Heritage of Cuba also recognizes the city of Matanzas 14 de octubre de 2021, 1:35 Matanzas, Cuba (Prensa Latina) The declaration of baseball as Cuba's Cultural Heritage on October 19 is also a recognition of this city, head of the western province of the same name, a sports source assured here. Venezuelan pitcher Suarez saved game 40 in Japanese baseball Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Robert Suarez became the first Latino with 40 saves in a professional baseball season in Japan, by ensuring Hashin's 2-1 victory over Yomiuri. Uruguay fears violent final of Copa Libertadores soccer tournament Montevideo, (Prensa Latina) Police authorities in Uruguay and Brazil are preparing for a potentially violent Copa Libertadores final, local media reported here. Cuban cyclist Sierra to reinforce Spanish Movistar club Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban Olympic medal winner Arlenis Sierra will reinforce the Movistar club of Spain in next cycling season, JIT digital website reported on Saturday. Cuba intensifies preps for the Junior Pan American Games 8 de octubre de 2021, 16:37 Havana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba maintains official figures of 177 tickets secured and intensifies today the preparation for the First Pan American Games of Cali-Valle, scheduled from November 25 to December 5. Nicolas Guillen Foundation begins celebrations for Cuban culture Havana, Oct 8 (Prensa Latina) The Nicolas Guillen Foundation is launching an extensive program of academic and artistic activities, which will cover the various branches of the institution in Cuba, to commemorate the Day of National Culture (October 10th). Viciedo hits 17th home run in professional baseball in Japan Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) Cuban slugger Dayan Viciedo on Wednesday hit his 17th home run of the season in the game of his team, the Chunichi Dragons, with Hiroshima Toyo Carp, which the former lost 3 to 7. Cuba's Arlenis Sierra wins in Varesine, moves up in cycling ranking Varesine, Italy, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban route cyclist Arlenis Sierra won the first edition of Italy's Tre Valli Varesine, and climbed up to the 23rd place in the world ranking in that sport as the best in Latin America. Cuban Baseball Federation condemns disrespectful siege in Mexico Havana, Oct 4th (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB) today condemned the sustained and disrespectful siege to which the delegation that participated in the Under-23 World Championship, which ended this weekend in Hermosillo, Mexico, was subjected. Growing attention of travelers on Cuba's fishing tournament Havana, Oct 1 (Prensa Latina) The announcement of the 8th International Fishing Tournament Big Game Trolling of the Jardines del Rey (center-north) for October, has the eyes of the lovers of this sport on Cuba, officially recognized today. Cuba: 167 athletes to compete in Junior Pan-American Games Havana, (Prensa Latina) Adding four swimmers, Cuba has 167 athletes qualified for the First Junior Pan-American Games, to be held in Cali, Colombia, from November 25 to December 5.