Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuban world-record holder Sotomayor makes headlines in Spain http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63847&SEO=cuban-world-record-holder-sotomayor-makes-headlines-in-spain Madrid, Jan 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban record-holder Javier Sotomayor on Tuesday made headlines in Spain and his 2.43-meter world record was revived afresh at the Madrid Sports Museum. Brazilian footballers died in plane crash http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63783&SEO=brazilian-footballers-died-in-plane-crash Brasilia, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The president and four players of the Palmas Football and Regataa club perished on Sunday in a plance crash together with the pilot of the small aircraft, the sports society reported. Carifta 2021 Games change date for July in Bermuda http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63752&SEO=carifta-2021-games-change-date-for-july-in-bermuda Monaco, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) World Athletics confirmed today the change of the date of the Carifta 2021 Games for the month of July in Bermuda, as announced by the Athletic Association of North America, Central America and the Caribbean (Nacac). Varadero Half Marathon postponed for 2022 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63662&SEO=varadero-half-marathon-postponed-for-2022 20 de enero de 2021, 0:30 Havana, Jan 20 (Prensa Latina) The third edition of the Varadero Half Marathon was postponed for 2022 given the existing epidemiological situation in Cuba and the entire international community, according to organizers. Dominican athletes infected with Covid-19 are clinically stable http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63596&SEO=dominican-athletes-infected-with-covid-19-are-clinically-stable Santo Domingo, (Prensa Latina) The Public Health Medical Guidance and Monitoring Commission announced that some 30 Dominican athletes infected with Covid-19 at the Olympic Villa are clinically stable and with mild symptoms. More than ten foreign teams confirmed for Tour of Tachira http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63320&SEO=more-than-ten-foreign-teams-confirmed-for-tour-of-tachira Caracas, (Prensa Latina) Over ten foreign teams, in addition to local cyclists, are confirmed for the 56th edition of the Cycling Tour of Tachira, in Venezuela, to take place between January 17 and 24. Cuba and US announce wrestlers for Grand Prix in Nice(+ Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63269&SEO=cuba-and-us-announce-wrestlers-for-grand-prix-in-nice-photo Havana, Jan 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuban and US Olympic and world champions are attending the Henri Deglane Wrestling Grand Prix in Nice, France, in the opening of the season of the 2021 United World Wrestling. Cuban world wrestling champion to Tokyo for Olympic dream http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63223&SEO=cuban-world-wrestling-champion-to-tokyo-for-olympic-dream Havana, (Prensa Latina) Two-time world bronze medalist, freestyle wrestler Alejandro Valdes, is currently focused on his way to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics to make a dream come true and win the only metal absent from his records. Messi before the cameras http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63086&SEO=messi-before-the-cameras Havana, Dec 27 (Prensa Latina) Lionel Messi will have the attention of all football lovers today when the digital television channel 'La Sexta' broadcasts an interview that the Argentine star gave on Friday, December 18. Russian Medvedev approves postponement of Australia Open http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=63065&SEO=russian-medvedev-approves-postponement-of-australia-open Moscow, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev voiced on Saturday his approval to the postponement for February of the Australia Open in order to strengthen health measures against Covid-19 for the well-being of participants. Cuban volleyball player stands out in Brazilian Super League http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62909&SEO=cuban-volleyball-player-stands-out-in-brazilian-super-league Brasilia, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Miguel Ángel López to exhibit his talent as an auxiliary attacker and from the service zone will stand out today in Brazilian volleyball Super League as one of the offensive referents of the Sada Cruzeiro club. China praises Tai Chi nomination as UNESCO heritage http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62841&SEO=china-praises-tai-chi-nomination-as-unesco-heritage Beijing,  (Prensa Latina) China has praised the inclusion of Tai Chi, a centuries-old Chinese martial art currently used as a popular form of exercise, in UNESCO's treasures. Frederich Cepeda breaks record in Cuban baseball http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62828&SEO=frederich-cepeda-breaks-record-in-cuban-baseball Camagüey, Cuba, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Frederich Cepeda, from the Sancti Spiritus team, went out on Thursday to the field of the Candido Gonzalez Stadium, in Camagüey, as the only player in the National Series who has batted 400 two-base hits, 2,000 hits and 300 home runs. Cuba to hold judo competition to close 2020 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62792&SEO=cuba-to-hold-judo-competition-to-close-2020 Matanzas, Cuba, (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Judo Federation said on Wednesday that a competition will be held on Saturday, at the Antonio Nores Gym in Cardenas, in order to close the 2020. Covid-19 interrupts Cuban baseball league http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62782&SEO=covid-19-interrupts-cuban-baseball-league Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation decided today to postpone until further notice the remaining challenges of the Industriales-Pinar del Rio sub-series, due to the possible infection of Covid-19 in players of the team from the capital. Latin America analyzes sports panorama and elects its leaders http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62737&SEO=latin-america-analyzes-sports-panorama-and-elects-its-leaders Mexico, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The 58th General Assembly of the Pan American Sports Organization (Panam Sports) begins today its two-day virtual session, to analyze the activity of the last year and elect its leaders. UCI to set up new security protocol for season 2021 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62703&SEO=uci-to-set-up-new-security-protocol-for-season-2021 Aigle, Switzerland, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) With the aim of preventing accidents, supervising routes, and controling athletes' behavior in races, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is planning today to establish a new security protocol for season 2021. Argentina, Brazil lead world basketball in Latin America http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62620&SEO=argentina-brazil-lead-world-basketball-in-latin-america Mies, Switzerland,  (Prensa Latina) The Argentinian and Brazilian basketball teams are at the Top Ten of men's world list and are leading today Latin America in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). Real Madrid to survival match in Champions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62561&SEO=real-madrid-to-survival-match-in-champions 9 de diciembre de 2020, 2:20 Madrid, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The return to the squad of Sergio Ramos and Dani Carvajal today constitutes the main news for Real Madrid with a view to the survival match against Borussia Mönchengladbach in the European Soccer Champions League. Real Madrid to survival match in Champions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=62539&SEO=real-madrid-to-survival-match-in-champions Madrid, Dec 9 (Prensa Latina) The return to the squad of Sergio Ramos and Dani Carvajal today constitutes the main news for Real Madrid with a view to the survival match against Borussia Mönchengladbach in the European Soccer Champions League.