Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. Cuba accuses US of encouraging baseball players' flight Havana, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba stressed on Monday that the promoter of the exodus of its baseball players abroad is the Government of the United States, following the cancellation of an agreement between the national federation and the MLB by the Donald Trump administration. Cuban cyclist Sierra finishes fifth in UCI Road World Championships Leuven, Belgium, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra finished in the fifth position on Saturday at the UCI Road World Championships being held here until Sunday. Cuban football juggler to seek new world record 25 de septiembre de 2021, 0:30 Havana, Sep 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban football juggler Erick Hernandez will try to break his world record for most touches with his thighs and one and a half kilograms of weight in each ankle on Sunday, the weekly Jit confirmed. Cuba's first Olympic boxing champion dies Havana, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban sports movement on Wednesday announced the death of Orlando Martinez Romero, who was Cuba's first Olympic boxing champion after the triumph of the Revolution in 1959. Cuban under-23 baseball team welcomes two new players Havana, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Outfielder Reinaldo Lazaga and pitcher Jose Eduardo Santos have joined the Cuban under-23 baseball team that will compete in the World Cup in Sonora, Mexico, the National Federation announced on Tuesday. Sky Bike for adventure in Syria 21 de septiembre de 2021, 0:27 Por Fady MaroufDamascus, (Prensa Latina) A group of young people, united by their love for life, created the Sky Bike project in the mountains of the Syrian coastal province of Latakia, considered the first of its kind in the country and in Arab countries, and the seventh in the world. Cuban women win silver at World Canoe Sprint Championships Copenhagen (Prensa Latina) Cuban Yarisleidis Cirilo and Katherin Nuevo continued to make history by winning silver medal here today in the 200-meter K-2 race at the World Canoe Sprint Championships.