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Vienna, May 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Handball Federation (EHF) will pay tribute to the late Cuban-Portuguese goalkeeper Alfredo Quintana, it was revealed on Tuesday during the voting on the 2020-2021 Champions League Ideal Team.

Havana, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Tuesday suspended all national and international sports competitions in the country until July 31 due to Covid-19, Jit weekly reported in its digital edition.

Havana, May 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's baseball team is still waiting for visas from the Government of the United States to compete in the Pre-Olympic Games, from May 31 to June 5 in Florida, the local national federation denounced on Monday.

Moscow, May 16 (Prensa Latina) Chess players from the Republic of Buryatia, in Russia, lost to a Cuban team, in an online contest organized by the Russian Society of Friendship with Cuba (SRAC), according to its official website.

Bogota, May 15 (Prensa Latina) Player Luis Paz of the America de Cali soccer team, conveyed on Saturday his support for the national strike in Colombia and rejected that the Libertadores Cup continues in the country in the midst of the crisis.

Rome, May 13 (Prensa Latina) President of the Italian National Olympic Committee (CONI), Giovanni Malago, was reelected on Thursday for the next four years, that organization informed in a statement.

Havana, May 13 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday regretted the death of the head of the Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB), Higinio Velez, as a result of Covid-19-related complications.

Tokyo, May 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Leonys Martin was named most valuable player of April in the Pacific League, belonging to Japanese baseball.

San Salvador, May 11 (Prensa Latina) Cubans Orestes Torres, Osmel Oliva and Lisvan Valdes stand out today in the Salvadoran basketball league, by taking their respective teams back to the playoffs.

Havana, (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Monday reduced to 32 the members its national baseball training team for the Olympic qualifying tournament of the Americas, with action starting on May 31 in Florida, United States.

Tokyo, (Prensa Latina) The local newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun published a survey on Monday, according to which 59 percent of the Japanese population is in favor of canceling the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.