Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba carries kilograms of illusions at Olympic weightlifting event Tokyo, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) After achieving the best result in its history among women, Cuba on Sunday is carrying kilograms of illusions on its way to face the rest of the weightlifting competition calendar at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Judo gives Japan's first gold at Tokyo 2020 Tokyo, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) Three-time world champion Naohisa Takato beat Yung Wei Yang of Chinese Taipei by disqualification today and judo brought first gold to Japan at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. IOC social media teams banned from showing athletes taking the knee Tokyo, Prensa Latina) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Tokyo 2020 organizers on Thursday banned their social media teams from posting pictures of athletes taking the knee at these Olympic Games. Cuba attends event towards Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics Beijing, (Prensa Latina) Children from Cuba participated in China's official gala to mark 200 days in the countdown to the 24th Winter Olympics and Paralympics to be hosted by Beijing in early 2022. Cuba brings 16 athletes to Tokyo Paralympic Games Havana, (Prensa Latina) Under the leadership of several-time champions Omara Durand and Lorenzo Pérez, Cuba gets 16 athletes ready for the Paralympic Games in Tokyo, scheduled for August 24 to September 5. Tokyo under state of emergency as it moves towards Olympics Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) Tokyo, the capital of Japan, on Monday entered its fourth state of emergency and will extend it until August 22 to prevent the spread of Covid-19 while hosting the Olympics and Paralympics. Messi-led Argentina beats Brazil to win Copa America Brasilia, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian press on Sunday highlighted Aregentina´s 1-0 victory over Brazil to win the Copa América and break once and for all the 28-year spell without winning a title. Olympic torch relay on Tokyo's streets Tokyo, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic torch relay on Friday arrived in this capital without roadside spectators due to the state of emergency that will be implemented as of next week. Tokyo Olympics marked by state of emergency Tokyo, July 8 (Prensa Latina) The Tokyo Olympics will be remembered in history as the first to be held in the context of a state of emergency due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said today. Enda wants a world showcase By Coto WongHavana, (Prensa Latina) Designed with the most modern patterns and in line with the running style of the famous African marathon runners, Enda running shoes, made in Kenya, are looking for winning ground in the closed world of sports footwear, dominated by renowned Nike, Adidas and Asics brands, among others. Cuba announces delegation of 69 athletes to Tokyo 2020 Havana, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Wednesday announced a 69-strong delegation for the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, at which it aspires to be among the top 20 countries in the table of medals by nations. China and Venezuela strengthen ties with exhibition on Beijing-2022 Beijing, Jul 7 (Prensa Latina) China and Venezuela strengthened their cultural ties by opening an exhibition with drawings that their children and young people dedicated to the Beijing-2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics. Cuban Olympic runner-up Roberto Hernandez dies Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban Olympic runner-up in the 4x400-meter relay Roberto Hernandez on Tuesday died in Havana months after suffering a cerebrovascular event that ended up deteriorating his health. US keeps Cuban soccer players from playing in CONCACAF Gold Cup Managua, Jul 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez and Cuba's Soccer Association blamed the US blockade for keeping the national team from playing in the United States. Swimming celebrates and Cuba surpasses 70 qualified athletes to Tokyo Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuba is celebrating the quota granted by the International Swimming Federation (FINA) to Elisbet Gamez and Luis Vega to compete in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan. Brazilian discus thrower suspended for doping Brasilia, Jul 2 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian discus thrower Fernanda Borges, qualified for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, was caught in an anti-doping test conducted in may this year and is provisionally suspended. Cuban president highlights Olympic qualification in beach volleyball Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Monday highlighted the women's beach volleyball team's qualification for the Tokyo Olympic Games, scheduled for July 23 to August 8. India's aspirations for Tokyo 2020 are on young shooters' shoulders New Delhi, June 28 (Prensa Latina) India's aspirations for the Olympic Games of Tokyo 2020 are mostly resting today on its young and talented shooters, as well as some stars in badminton, javelin and boxing. Ten Ecuadorian athletes to compete at Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Quito, Jun 27 (Prensa Latina) Ten Ecuadorian athletes have been confirmed on Sunday to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, slated from Aug.24 to Sept.5. India enlists its largest delegation to Olympic Games New Delhi, (Prensa Latina) India today enlists its largest sports delegation to the Tokyo Olympics, where it hopes to obtain a maximum historical harvest that analysts place with probabilities of 17 medals, including four gold.