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Sports

Havana, May 11 (Prensa Latina) A historic moment will take place on Monday, when the first online edition of the Capablanca in Memoriam Chess Tournament will be inaugurated.


Madrid, (Prensa Latina) Players from FC Barcelona, Real Madrid and Atletico, as well as most of the clubs in the Spanish football league, were tested for the new coronavirus this Wednesday.


Havana, (Prensa Latina) Over two months after her last race, the Cuban Zurian Hechavarría has defined her goals: to take care of her physical form to jump over hurdles in the future and to comply with the measures to contain the Covid-19 pandemic.


London,  (Prensa Latina) Brazilian Ronaldo Luis Nazário de Lima was more talented than Argentine Lionel Messi and Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo, Tottenham coach José Mourinho said today.


Havana, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuban water polo player Raydel Martínez on Sunday highlighted the significance for national players to participate in international club tournaments, after signing up by the Paris Lodron Salzburg Wasserball of Austria.


FIFALausanne, Switzerland, Apr 25 (Prensa Latina) The International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) announced the sending of outstanding funds to each member country to cover operational expenses for 2019 and 2020.


London,  (Prensa Latina) Serbian Novak Djokovic, Spanish Rafael Nadal and Swiss Roger Federer are planning to create an economic fund to help their colleagues from the Association of Professional Tennis Players (ATP) in the face of the interruption of the competitive calendar.


Santo Domingo, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) The virtual race called by organizers of the Half Marathon in Varadero, Cuba, was attended today by about a thousand athletes from Argentina, Brazil, Spain, Mexico, Ecuador, Panama, the Dominican Republic, United States, Switzerland, Venezuela, Uruguay, Portugal, Belgium and Germany, in addition to participants from all the regions of Cuba.


Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Central American champion Yailan Hechevarria, a member of the Cuban men's handball team, said on Saturday that he is safe in Spain and free from the novel SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.


 Cuban Olympic champion Borrero recovers from Covid-19 diseaseHavana, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Greco-Roman wrestling Olympic champion Ismael Borrero recovered from Covid-19 disease and was discharged, reported this Friday the national commissioner for the discipline, Luis de la Portilla.


FC Barcelona on fire, six managers resign and the crisis worsensBarcelona,  (Prensa Latina) Six FC Barcelona executives have resigned, further aggravating the institutional crisis in the football club.