Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Marabana, a race blessed by rain Havana, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) A persistent rain could not stop the start of the 33rd edition of the traditional Marabana race, which took place on Sunday in Havana, as a tribute to the 500th anniversary of the Villa de San Cristobal de La Habana. India will host Men's Hockey World Cup in 2023 New Delhi, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) India will host the 2023 Men's Hockey World Cup, it was announced in this capital. Cuba's Manager qualifies as positive preparation for Premier 12 Taichung, China, Taipei,  (Prensa Latina) The manager of the Cuban team, Miguel Borroto, described as positive the preparation stage and the six games played in two cities of Chinese Taipei towards the Premier 12 baseball event, in spite of today's 6-12 defeat facing Venezuela. Cuba to seek better Rio-2016 results at Tokyo Olympics FotosPL: Ileana Piñeiro Paris, (Prensa Latina) Cuba will attend the 32th Tokyo-2020 Olympic Games with the objective of improving its results from the previous event, Rio de Janeiro-2016, said on Friday the first vice-president of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (Inder), Raul Fornes. Japan will deploy missile system for Tokyo 2020 Olympics Tokyo, Nov 1(Prensa Latina) The Japanese Ministry of Defense announced that it values installing a missile system in the metropolitan area of this capital to guard the city's airspace ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Brazil continues to lead in Latin American football list Lausanne, Switzerland,  (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian national team continues to lead Latin America in the football ranking list and comes third in the world list with 1,715 points, according to the International Football Federation (FIFA). Cuban baseball players become champions in Japan Tokyo,  (Prensa Latina) Cuban players Alfredo Despaigne, Yurisbel Gracial and Livan Moinelo became champions here with the Softbank Hawks team of Japan's Professional Baseball League. President of FC Barcelona condemns violence in Catalonia Barcelona, Spain, (Prensa Latina) The president of FC Barcelona, Josep María Bartomeu, today condemned the violent acts that took place in Catalonia these days, but lamented the condemnations of the separatist leaders. Messi highlights greater importance of collective awards 17 de octubre de 2019, 15:2Madrid, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Barcelona forward Lionel Messi this Thursday said that collective awards are more important than individual awards in his aspirations as a player. Cubans achieve first victories in the World Youth Chess Championship 17 de octubre de 2019, 13:49New Delhi, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Grandmaster Carlos Daniel Albornoz (2581) and his compatriot International Master Roxangel Obregon (2267) won their first World Youth Chess Championship in New Delhi on Thursday. Cuba's president pays state visit to Mexico Mexico, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) President of Cuba Miguel Diaz-Canel arrived here today to begin a state visit to Mexico, a country with which the island has maintained uninterrupted diplomatic relations for 117 years. Two regional female athletes nominated for IAAF Awards Monaco,  (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Yulimar Rojas and Jamaican Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce are the only two Latin American and Caribbean female athletes nominated for the 2019 IAAF Female Athlete of the Year Award. Brazil conquers volleyball World Cup (m) for the third time Hiroshima, Japan,  (Prensa Latina) Brazil conquered today the men's volleyball World Cup for the third time today by defeating Japan 3-1 here on the tenth and penultimate day. Uruguay wins first friendly match against Peru Montevideo, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Although friendly and without consequences, in the football match won by Uruguay against Peru 1-0 here the hosts got their own back for the last America Cup. Vietnam ready to beat Indonesia for 2022 World Soocer Cup Jakarta, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The national soccer team of Vietnam, which is taking part in the elimination round of Asia towards the 2022 World Soccer Cup, was training in this capital Saturday, with hopes to take three points from Indonesia. Tennis Cup to raise fund for the Bahamas' recovery (+Photo) Nassau, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The Baha Mar Cup, a one of a-kind tennis fundraising event in the Bahamas, will contribute to efforts to assist victims of Hurricane Dorian, according to its organizers. Venezuela to receive World Champion Yulimar Rojas with all the honors Caracas, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan people will warmly receive their two-time world champion in the triple jump, Yulimar Rojas, who returns to the country after her outstanding performance at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar. Brazil comes first in Judo Grand Slam, Cuba finishes fourth Brasilia, Oct 9 (Prensa Latina) The Brazilian judo team shone in front of its home audience to dominate the medal table of the Judo Grand Slam in Brasilia, in which the Cuban delegation also saw a good performance. Cuban, Dominican players present in Japanese baseball league final Fukuoka, Japan, (Prensa Latina) Players from Cuba and the Dominican Republic are heading the list of Latin American baseball players set to play in the final rounds of Japan's Pacific and Central Baseball Leagues. Doha World Athletics Championships sees historic records Por Raúl del Pino Salfrán, Enviado especialDoha, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) The 17th World Athletics Championships concluded here the eve after days of strong rivalry, historical records and US domination of the final medal table.