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Moscow, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev voiced on Saturday his approval to the postponement for February of the Australia Open in order to strengthen health measures against Covid-19 for the well-being of participants.


Belgrade, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) Authorities from Serbia and Cuba addressed cooperation issues in sports on Monday, and agreed on the convenience of carrying out joint projects in 2021.


Cuban volleyball player stands out in Brazilian Super LeagueBrasilia, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Miguel Ángel López to exhibit his talent as an auxiliary attacker and from the service zone will stand out today in Brazilian volleyball Super League as one of the offensive referents of the Sada Cruzeiro club.


Lio Messi receives award for supporting the most deprivedMadrid, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) Argentine soccer player Lionel Messi received today the 2020 Peace Champion award, awarded by the charitable organization Peace & Sport, for his contribution and support to dispossessed people.


Beijing,  (Prensa Latina) China has praised the inclusion of Tai Chi, a centuries-old Chinese martial art currently used as a popular form of exercise, in UNESCO's treasures.


Camagüey, Cuba, Dec 17 (Prensa Latina) Frederich Cepeda, from the Sancti Spiritus team, went out on Thursday to the field of the Candido Gonzalez Stadium, in Camagüey, as the only player in the National Series who has batted 400 two-base hits, 2,000 hits and 300 home runs.


Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) The alarms went off and after hours waiting for the diagnosis, the Cuban National Baseball Commission confirmed on Wednesday that five players from the Havana Lions (Industriales) team tested positive for the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes Covid-19.


Matanzas, Cuba, (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Judo Federation said on Wednesday that a competition will be held on Saturday, at the Antonio Nores Gym in Cardenas, in order to close the 2020.


Havana, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation decided today to postpone until further notice the remaining challenges of the Industriales-Pinar del Rio sub-series, due to the possible infection of Covid-19 in players of the team from the capital.


Latin America analyzes sports panorama and elects its leadersMexico, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The 58th General Assembly of the Pan American Sports Organization (Panam Sports) begins today its two-day virtual session, to analyze the activity of the last year and elect its leaders.


Aigle, Switzerland, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) With the aim of preventing accidents, supervising routes, and controling athletes' behavior in races, the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is planning today to establish a new security protocol for season 2021.