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Sports

Cuban Zayas leads high jump in athletics rankingMonaco, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Luis Enrique Zayas is currently leading the world ranking in the men's high jump within the World Athletics (formerly IAAF) indoor meeting circuit, with a record of 2.33 meters.


Juantorena joins Pan-American Athletics Advisors' GroupHavana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban former athlete Alberto Juantorena joined the group of advisors of the Pan-American Athletics Association (APA), whose objective is to improve the quality of that sport and search for talents in the countries of the continent.


Varadero Half Marathon aims to exceed the number of participantsHavana, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The III Half Marathon of Varadero will be held on March 29 and its organizers intend today to exceed the figure of 1,700 contestants.


Havana, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) Eriel Snachez, former catcher of the Cuban national baseball teams and current manager of the sub-23 selection, has expressed confidence in the revival of baseball in Cuba.


10 de febrero de 2020, 16:25Metz, France, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan triple jumper Yulimar Rojas has set her best result ever in her career and also a new 15.03-meter indoor record in Metz, according to several media outlets.


Havana, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) The Matanzas Crocodiles and the sub-23 pre-selection have begun the second stage of the face-off of teams in preparation for next engagements abroad.


Paris, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban judocas Iván Felipe Silva and Kaliema Antomarchi won bronze medals today at the Grand Slam in Paris.


Paris, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban judocas Andy Granda, Iván Silva and Kaliema Antomarchi fight today for bronze at the Grand Slam in Paris, after yielding in quarterfinals and overcoming in semifinals.


Eight Cuban baseball figures exalted to Hall of FameMatanzas, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Eight Cuban personalities linked to baseball (one commentator, one historian, and six players) were added to the Hall of Fame of Baseball in Palmar de Junco, Matanzas, following their designation by an electing committee.


5 de febrero de 2020, 9:33

By Fausto Triana

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Manager of the Cuban baseball team, Miguel Borroto, was optimistic today with view to the Olympic Qualifier in Arizona, United States, in which a ticket to the Tokyo 2020 Games is at stake.


4 de febrero de 2020, 15:57Havana, Feb 4 (Prensa Latina) The possible absence of Cuba from the Caribbean Baseball Series Mexico 2021 placed again the Caribbean Professional Baseball Confederation (CBPC) in the eye of controversy, the JIT weekly said this Tuesday.