Haitian Olympic Committee president Hans Larsen arrived in Cuba this Monday in order to sign a sports cooperation agreement with Cuban Olympic Committee on Wednesday.
Cuba beat Honduras and thus got a ticket to the round of 16 in the 2020 CONCACAF Women´s U20 Championships running in the Dominican Republic from Feb 22 to March 8
Cuban president Miguel Diaz-Canel asserted that Cuba rejects the unjust sanctions imposed on Russia by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).
Alexandra Valkenburg, ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Cuba, accompanied by the Cultural and Cooperation Attaché, Catherine Van Hooff, and Kristie de Rijke, player of Rotterdam´s Victoria Club, visited the National Field Hockey School, in the outskirts of Havana.
The universal record holder in men´s high jump (2.45m), Cuban Javier Sotomayor, said he was happy with the Sports Legend Award to be granted to him today by the Spanish sports newspaper As.
Cuban slugger Alfredo Despaigne was included in the ideal team of the Pacific League as a prize for his performance in the Japanese Professional Baseball League (NPB) this season.
Cubans Yoana Gonzalez and Lisandra Ordaz finished second and third in the 2019 Women´s Continental Chess Championship that run in Aguascalientes, Mexico, and which was won by Canadian Maili-Jade Ouellet, who in addition earned the solo berth the tournament granted for the World Championships.