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03 de enero de 2019, 14:45La Paz, Jan 3 (Prensa Latina) The Bolivian city of Cochabamba will host the Pan American Cycling Championship for the second consecutive year, according to Cambio newspaper.


Beijing, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) China will fight the scourge of doping with prison sentences as of next year, when athletes involved in the use of banned substances will face criminal chargges, local media reported.


Brasilia, Dec 29 (Prensa Latina) About 30,000 runners will participate on December 31 in the 94th edition of the traditional San Silvestre International Road Race held in the Brazilian state of São Paulo, organizers confirmed on Friday.


Havana, Dec 27 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Baseball Federation announced on Thursday it will hold a series of meetings in several provinces of the country to explain to the players the letter and content of the agreement signed several days ago with the Major Leagues of the United States.


Brasilia, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) Brazilian soccer team technical director Adenor Leonardo Bacchi revealed that defensive midfielder Fernandinho declined to join the national team in the face of threats that stand today today after registering an own goal at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.


Tokyo,  (Prensa Latina) Japan will ban drones from flying over the venues of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games and the 2019 Rugby World Cup during events take place, the government announced on Friday.


Havana, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Chess Federation (FCA, in Spanish) reiterated on Friday before the international body of this discipline its opposition to the decision of Cuban Leinier Dominguez to represent the United States.


Washington, Dec 20 (Prensa Latina) United States Senator Patrick Leahy today celebrated the agreement reached between the U.S. Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB, in Spanish), calling the sport a bridge between the two nations.


Havana, Dec 20 (Prensa Latina) The agreement signed between the Cuban Baseball Federation and the Major Leagues of the United States (MLB) assures a safe route for the players of the island, declared here Higinio Vélez, president of the entity of the Caribbean country.


Havana,  (PL) Cuban Juan Miguel Echevarría, Colombian Caterine Ibargüen, and boxing team Domadores de Cuba rose today as the winners of the 55th edition of the Prensa Latina Sports Survey.


Havana, Dec 18 (Prensa Latina) The Athlete of the Year in Cuba, the boxer Andy Cruz, on Tuesday won five votes from Peruvian media to get the same distinction but in Prensa Latina''s Sports Survey.