Osvaldo Vento, president of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER by its Spanish acronym), regretted Wednesday on Twitter the death of Diego Armando Maradona, a friend of Cuba and Fidel Castro.
Cuban relievers Raidel Martinez and Livan Moinelo continued today with their strikeouts recital and were key figures in the triumph of their respective clubs in the Japanese Professional Baseball League (NPB).
Cuban Arlenis Sierra, captain of the Astana Women's Team, had a great day in Italy today when crossing the finish line within the pack led by multiple Olympic and world champion Marianne Vos, in the fifth stage of the Giro Rosa 2020, the largest tour of the female road cycling.
Sierra ranked 14th with the same time (2:47:27 hours) as the first 53 riders led by the Dutch legend Vos.
The seventh home run of the season of Cuban Yurisbel Gracial was crucial today in the 2-0 victory of the current monarchs, the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks, over the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, in the Pacific circuit of the Japanese Professional Baseball League (NPB).
Former basketball player Ruperto Herrera, secretary general of the Cuban Olympic Committee, will chair the Athletes´ Commission of the Central American and Caribbean Sports Organization (CACSO), of which he was already the second member of the executive.