The Titan Tropic Cuba is a new version of the classic mountain bike race, the Titan Desert, held for over a decade now in Morocco’s deserts, dunes and mountains. The race will debut in western Cuba December 5-10, with the participation of up to 150 cyclists
The Ciego de Ávila team defeated the Isle of Youth Special Municipality 7-2, in the seventh game of the play-off, claiming the title of the 54th National Baseball Series.
Cuba’s Yarisley Silva won gold in the pole vault event of the World Athletics Championships
For the second day in a row (August 16) Cuba saw another of its wrestlers ascend the podium, however on this occasion Yasmani Lugo (98kg) left the mat with a silver medal, an honorable achievement by an athlete committed to giving his best performance in the world’s largest sporting event
Alfredo Despaigne was selected as Cuba's player of the year by the National Baseball Directorate, in recognition of his outstanding performances in both the National Series and in Japan
With the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in sight, the stellar Cuban pole vaulter Yarisley Silva’s dreams and desires have not changed since she surprised her compatriots and the world by winning silver in the London 2012 Games
101ST NATIONAL SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP
While the chances were slim and depended on the performance of other teams, Villa Clara managed to improve their position “match by match”
Yarisley Silva vaulted 4.58 meters at the 2015 Diamond League in Shanghai on May 17, securing third place behind Nikoleta Kiriakopoulou (4.73m WL, NR) and Ekaterini Stefanidi (4.58m) of Greece
On route to Río de Janeiro
ON March 1, 1565, Estácio de Sá, the nephew of Mem de Sá, founded the city of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, in the region lying between the Pan de Azúcar and the Cara de Cão mountains, in the current neighborhood of Urca.
The 55th National Baseball Series began this Sunday, August 30, while Ciego de Ávila vs. Industriales and Villa Clara vs. Isla de la Juventud will both kick off at 3.00 p.m. this afternoon