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Tokyo, Sep 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban sprinter Omara Durand won her seventh gold medal in the 100 meters finals, class T12, of the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.


Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) The Cuban delegation at Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games won its first two gold medals in athletics on Tuesday and rose to the 35th place by country.


Tokyo, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Latin American athletes on Tuesday won 10 medals at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, with Cuba winning two gold medals.


Cuban President congratulates Paralympic medal winnersHavana, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel congratulated today two Cuban medal winners participating in Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, after their respective triumphs in athletics at the summer event.


Savon lights up Cuban Medal Table in Paralympic GamesTokyo, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) The long jumper Leinier Savón turned on the lights of the medal table for Cuba today at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, by winning silver in the T12 class, for the visually impaired.


Havana, (Prensa Latina) The Cuban sports movement on Saturday lamented the death by Covid-19 of Giraldo Gonzalez, a prominent shortstop of the Pinar del Rio team and the national baseball series. On his Twitter account, the president of the Cuban Sports Institute (INDER), Osvaldo Vento, confirmed the news, which has moved baseball and the entire sports family in the country.


Sports games for war-wounded conclude in SyriaDamascus (Prensa Latina) The first sports games for military wounded during the anti-terrorist operations, concluded this Monday in the sports facilities of the Syrian coastal city of Latakia.


Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) The Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games are currently keeping the organizers on tenterhooks due to the sharp increase in the number of Covid-19 cases in Japan.


Uruguay's soccer team fined for breaches against Covid-19Montevideo, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The Montevideo City Hall fined on Saturday the Peñarol soccer team for not complying with sanitary protocols against Covid-19 during a match held here for the South American Cup.


Nairobi, (Prensa Latina) Cuban Juan Carley Vazquez and Jamaican Tina Clayton won gold medals on Thursday in shot put and 100 meters respectively for Latin America and the Caribbean at the World Athletics U20 Championships.


Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuba will put faith on its 16 athletes to maintain a position at the forefront at Tokyo Paralympic Games, technical chief of the national delegation to Tokyo 2020 Jorge Reinaldo Palma.