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Havana, May 27 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Rafael Manso will continue in the executive committee of the Panamerican Judo Confederation (CPJ), after being re-elected in the ordinary general congress held virtually, the weekly Jit reported on Thursday.


Havana, May 27 (Prensa Latina) General Deputy Director of US Affairs at the Foreign Ministry of Cuba, Johana Tablada, on Thursday criticized regulations that prevent Cuban sportspeople from playing in the United States.


Uruguay's national soccer team begins pre-World Cup training sessionsMontevideo, May 26 (Prensa Latina) The Uruguayan national soccer team began training on Wednesday for the upcoming South American qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.


Cuba to compete in University Chess Tournament of the AmericasHavana, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Headed by National champion Carlos Daniel Albornoz, some 20 Cuban players will participate, starting on Wednesday, in the Chess Tournament of the International University Sports Federation of the Americas (FISU Americas).


Cuban baseball team travels to US for Pre-Olympic TournamentHavana, May 26 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban baseball team is traveling to the United States on Wednesday to participate in the Pre-Olympic Tournament in Florida.


Guatemala, May 25 (Prensa Latina) Gustatoya, Santa Lucia and Comunicaciones will represent Guatemala in the CONCACAF League, local press revealed here on Tuesday.


Beijing, May 24 (Prensa Latina) China's sports authorities will tighten security requirements for events such as marathons, following the death of 23 people during different races in complex environments, local press informed on Monday.


Beijing, May 23 (Prensa Latina) At least 21 runners died as a result of an abrupt change in weather conditions while they were running in a rural area in northwestern Gansu province, local authorities confirmed on Sunday.


Moscow, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuban canoeists Yarisleidis Cirilo and Jose Ramon Pelier won gold medals at the Olympic Canoe Sprint World Cup in Barnaul, Russia.


Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel met with the members of the national baseball shortlist team who will participate in the Pre-Olympic Games of the Americas, during a visit to the Latin American stadium in Havana.


Santiago, Chile, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Chile will go to Tokyo Olympics with two hammer throwers, after athlete Humberto Mansilla qualified for the games.