Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Science-sport alliance paves way to athletic development in Cuba Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Center for Research on (CIDC) is adjusting to a world athletic system in constant evolution, so it its expanding its scientific and technological projection. Cuba hopes to take 80 athletes to Tokyo   Por Alexis Rúa PérezHavana._ Cuba aspires to take at least 80 athletes to the 32nd Olympic Games in Tokyo, after the event was rescheduled for the summer of 2021 due to the new Coronavirus pandemic, explained Ariel Saínz, Vice President of the Cuban Institute of Sports. Spanish League denies Messi and reaffirms contract with Barcelona Madrid, Sep 4 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish Soccer League reaffirmed today the validity of FC Barcelona's contract with Argentine Lionel Messi and assured that if the player wants to leave the club unilaterally, he must pay the termination clause. Athletes train in eastern Cuba for Olympic Games Santa Clara, Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) Athletes who aspire to compete in the next Olympic Games have moved their training sessions to eastern Cuba, INDER High-Performance General Director Jose Antonio Miranda said on Saturday. María Caridad Colón: A Cuban Olympic Legend By Jhonah Díaz González Photo: Juventud RebeldeHavana._ Cuban María Caridad Colón, 62, was elected to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), one more feat in her glorious sports career during which she achieved immortality in javelin throwing in Moscow 1980. Messi stays, beyond soap opera in football Havana, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) Lionel Messi stays in Barcelona FC, the rest of the story is part of a soap opera in football, which has declined at this practically headless time in sports. Paris Saint Germain opens its arms to Messi Paris, Aug 24 (Prensa Latina) The future of Lionel Messi is an absolute unknown after the debacle of Barcelona in the European Soccer Champions League, but the coach of Paris Saint Germain, Thomas Tuchel, opened his arms to him in the French capital today. Cuban sports mourns death of 1974 world boxing runner-up Havana, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban sports is mourning the death on Saturday of former boxer Jorge Luis Romero, silver medalist at the First World Amateur Boxing Championship, held in Havana in 1974. Cuba changes its sports strategy in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic Havana, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) As part of the preventive measures to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, Cuba changed on Monday its sports strategy, by postponing the entry of its athletes to the main training centers. Messi donates 50 ventilators to Rosario hospitals in Argentina Buenos Aires, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Argentine Lionel Messi donated 50 ventilators to several hospitals in his hometown of Rosario in Argentina, one of the several hit by Covid-19. Atletico de Madrid mourns death of Cuban historian Eusebio Leal Havana, (Prensa Latina) The board of directors of the Spanish soccer club Atletico de Madrid expressed their condolences to the Cuban ambassador in that capital, Gustavo Machin, for the death of Eusebio Leal, the former Havana historian. UEFA confirm rule changes ahead of Champion leagues Nyon, Switzerland, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) The Union of European Football Assosiation (UEFA) has confirmed it will be adopting some new rules for competitions this week and next season, especially in penalty kicks. Adolfo Luque: The 'Pride of Havana' and Cuban baseball (+ Photo) Havana, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) A curve ball hurler, with great control particularly on the low zone, Adolfo Luque Guzman is, on his 130th anniversary of his birth, in the summit of the history of baseball in Cuba. Cuban shooters aspire to medals in Tokyo 2021 3 de agosto de 2020, 10:29 Havana, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuban shooters Leuris Pupo and Jorge Felix Alvarez reaffirmed their interest in achieving a medal in the 25 meter rapid fire pistol in Tokyo, with one year to go before the final of the 32nd Olympics. Venezuelan president recalls creation of Sports Mission Caracas,  (Prensa Latina) The president, Nicolas Maduro, has recalled  the creation of the Barrio Adentro Deportivo Mission, an initiative of the commanders Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro to promote and massify the practice of sports in Venezuelan communities. Venezuelan Salomón Rondón motivated by China's soccer debut Beijing, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan striker Salomón Rondón said he was motivated to debut in the Chinese soccer league that began this Saturday after the country improved from the Covid-19. Bach insists on a safe environment for the Olympics Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia,  (Prensa Latina) The President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, insisted on Friday on the need to guarantee a 'safe environment' for athletes, fans and members of the Olympic family at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. IOC presents initiatives to promote solidarity and unity Lausanne, Switzerland,  (Prensa Latina) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has presented a series of initiatives to promote solidarity and unity in difficult and adverse times due to the health crisis caused by the Covid-19. France football golden ball will not be awarded this year due to Covid-19 Paris, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The specialized magazine France Football announced on Monday that this year it will not award the Golden Ball to the best player of the season, due to the crisis generated by the Covid-19. Growing rejection of Tokyo Olympic Games in Japan Tokyo, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) More than 75% of Japanese people reject the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2021.