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Sports

3 de agosto de 2020, 10:29

Havana, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuban shooters Leuris Pupo and Jorge Felix Alvarez reaffirmed their interest in achieving a medal in the 25 meter rapid fire pistol in Tokyo, with one year to go before the final of the 32nd Olympics.


Caracas,  (Prensa Latina) The president, Nicolas Maduro, has recalled  the creation of the Barrio Adentro Deportivo Mission, an initiative of the commanders Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro to promote and massify the practice of sports in Venezuelan communities.


Venezuelan Salomón Rondón motivated by China's soccer debutBeijing, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan striker Salomón Rondón said he was motivated to debut in the Chinese soccer league that began this Saturday after the country improved from the Covid-19.


Issy-les-Moulineaux, Francia,  (Prensa Latina) The President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Thomas Bach, insisted on Friday on the need to guarantee a 'safe environment' for athletes, fans and members of the Olympic family at the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.


Lausanne, Switzerland,  (Prensa Latina) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has presented a series of initiatives to promote solidarity and unity in difficult and adverse times due to the health crisis caused by the Covid-19.


Paris, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) The specialized magazine France Football announced on Monday that this year it will not award the Golden Ball to the best player of the season, due to the crisis generated by the Covid-19.


Tokyo, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) More than 75% of Japanese people reject the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo in 2021.


Lausanne, (Prensa Latina) A legend of athletics in Cuba and Latin America, former javelin thrower Maria Caridad Colon began another chapter in her brilliant sports career by becoming one more member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).


Bogota, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Colombian sports stars are part of a shortlisted delegation of 180 athletes who will resume training in Europe soon, as part of programs for the ongoing season and the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.


Rome, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Embassy in Italy opened an online exhibition by photographer Fabrizio Sansoni on the work of the Cuban health collaborators who helped fight Covid-19 in Turin.


Turin, Italy, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus praised on Tuesday the Cuban medical brigade´s work and efforts in Italy to help fight the Covid-19 pandemic.