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Havana, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Olympic champion from Cuba, Idalis Ortiz and world silver medalist Iván Silva lead the Cuban judo squads will participate in the Paris Grand Slam this weekend.


Havana, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of 27 countries already confirmed their participation in the fifth edition of the Triathlon of Havana, to be held next February 23, said the organizers in the social networks.


By Yasiel Cancio Vilar, enviado especial

Panama,  (Prensa Latina) Amidst great expectation, Cuba will start Tuesday the Panama-2019 Caribbean Baseball Series when they face Mexico's team, which lost Monday against Venezuela.


Panama, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) A few days ago, Cuba expressed its desire and interest to host the Caribbean Baseball Series in 2020 or 2021; however, this request will be stored for a long time, as long as the US keeps its blockade policy against the Caribbean island.


Matanzas, Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) The second edition of the Varadero Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, March 31 with the aim of becoming the most enjoyable race in the Caribbean, said in Matanzas Tuesday the organizers.


Santo Domingo,  (Prensa Latina) The Commissioner's Office of the Confederation of Caribbean Professional Baseball reported Monday it was decided to host the 2019 Caribbean Series in Panama.


Caracas, Jan 28 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela''s Minister of Youth and Sport, Pedro Infante, rejected Monday today the regional baseball confederation''s decision to remove the South American nation''s Caribbean Series host.


Quito, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) Ecuador celebrated Barcelona''s soccer club victory against guest Lima Alliance, from Peru (2-1) in their Yellow Night, where they introduced the team for the new 2019 season.


Havana, Jan 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will request the headquarters of the Caribbean Series of 2020 or 2021, said today the president of the Cuban Baseball Federation, Higinio Vélez.


Washington, Jan 25 (PL) The Major League Baseball (MLB) sabotaged the Caribbean Series in Venezuela by recommending that players belonging to that circuit refrain from traveling to that country, several media outlets highlighted Friday.


Buenos Aires, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi, at present member of Spanish team Barcelona, could be part of the national selection, from which he was excluded for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.