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Sports

Luanda, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) The President of the International Federation of Associated Football (FIFA), Gianni Infantino, will visit Angola before the end of the year, sports media highlighted today.


Caracas, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza asked the UN Human Rights Council on Tuesday for condemnation of the blockade maintained by major powers against the South American nation, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country reported.


Havana, Sep 11 (Prensa Latina) The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) has ratified the inclusion of the Cuban Marabana event in the world calendar for 2019, to be held on November 17, the local press reported today.


Brasilia, Sep 10 (Prensa Latina) More than 28,000 Brazilians have traveled to Cuba this year, which ratifies this South American nation among the top 20 emitting markets for the island, sources of the sector told Prensa Latina today.


Ostrava, Czech Republic, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Representing the Americas team, Jamaican Ronald Levy won the silver medal today in the 110 meters hurdles of the Continental Cup of athletics, which is held in this city.


Jakarta, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian President Joko Widodo travelled today to South Korea aimed at strengthening economic relations between both countries.


Madrid, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) World number 1 Rafael Nadal was the leading force in the Spanish Davis Cup team for numerous times in the last 14 years and he also carried his team towards a win against Germany in April, defeating Philipp Kohlschreiber and Alexander Zverev to deliver two crucial points for his country.


Mexico, Sep 8 (Prensa Latina) Diego Armando Maradona, the new head coach or technical director of the Mexican soccer team Dorados de Sinaloa, on the level of promotion (Ascenso) of the Mexican League, will debut on September 15 when the Dorados of Sinaloa meets Tapachula Catefaleros, it was reported today.


New Jersey, USA Sep 7 (Prensa Latina) Brazil''s star forward, Neymar da Silva Santos Junior, has opened up about being named the permanent captain of his national squad.


Berlin, Sep 7 (Prensa Latina) German cyclist Kristina Vogel, Olympic champion in London-2012 and Rio de Janeiro-2016, was in a wheelchair after a bone marrow fracture in a crash, the sportswoman announced today.


Tokyo, Sep 6 (Prensa Latina) The Japan Football Association (JFA) cancelled on Thursday the friendly match between the national team and Chile on the island of Hokkaido after the strong earthquake.