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Sports

Kingston, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) Jamaica and China have a new cooperation agreement on sport, which was described by the authorities of both countries as ''historic and extremely beneficial''. According to the Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sports of the Caribbean island, Olivia Grange, this project will allow more than 400 athletes to travel to the Asian country to train for the next three years.


Seoul, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) The South Korean National Assembly (parliament) is evaluating the advances in the negotiations with the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK), included in the Panmunjom Declaration for Peace, Prosperity and Unification of the Korean Peninsula.


Zurich, Switzerland, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) The captains and coaches of the member federations of the International Federation of Football Association (FIFA) chose Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal), Luka Modric (Croatia) and Mohamed Salah (Egypt) as finalists for The Best Award.


Havana, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel had a busy agenda this week, during which he assessed the progress in the economic and social programs in the central province of Villa Clara and Havana.


Valladolid, Spain, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) The former Brazilian player Ronaldo Luis Nazario Lima will become the new owner of the Real Valladolid football club as of Monday, local media reported today.


Havana, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Organizing Committee of Olympic Games Tokyo-2020, Yoshiro Mori, will offer here a master lectura in the event Cubamotricidad, from October 22-26, revealed here Master in Science, Irina Mendez.


Havana, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel today urged the country''s sports movement to study the work of the fencing team for the Central American and Caribbean Games of Barranquilla-2018.


New South Wales, Gosford, Australia Aug 31 (PL) Jamaican former coach Usain Bolt will debut today as a professional footballer in a friendly match between his club the Central Coast Mariners and the modest Coast Select, both of the Australian league.


Monaco, Aug 30 (PL) Croatian Luka Modric won today UEFA Best Player Award for the 2017-2018 season, in a ceremony where the groups of the next edition of the Champions League were also announced.


Luanda, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) Angolan President Joao Lourenzo will hold a meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping on Sunday, announced the Foreign Affairs Ministry today.


Brasilia, Aug 30 (Prensa Latina) The Brazil-Cuba Parliamentary Group at the National Congress today expressed here its deep condenation of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed almost 60 years ago to the island by the U.S. government.