Cuban delegation continues to grow


Thus far, 431 Cuban athletes have secured a spot in the regional competition, where the island hopes to retain its crown from Veracruz 2014

Havana's triathlon flies high

Triatlon 2018 elite Olimpico F Plata para la cubana Lesly Amat

Some 500 triathletes participated in the most recent event, about 300 less than the 2017 competition. The drop occurred after the U.S. government advised participants to “reconsider” traveling to Cuba, citing security risks - a recommendation dismissed by many competing on Havana’s streets

Women triumphing against the odds (Photos)

Fidel embracing Mireya Luis, captain of Cuba’s women’s volleyball team on their return from the Sydney 2000 Games, where the squad won their third consecutive Olympic gold medal. To the right, long jumper Iván Pedroso and behind, boxer Félix Savón.

Women’s participation in the construction of a new society was a key part of the new path being laid out by the Revolution, with notable achievements made in the field of sports, a sector to which Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro dedicated much time and attention

Moments of glory

Moments of glory

The results achieved by Juan Miguel Echevarría and Yorgelis Rodríguez saw Cuba place seventh among participating countries at the World Indoor Athletics Championships; as one of the 13 nations to win a championship title and 12 to secure two or more medals

Basketball in El Salvador

Torres and Valdés win silver


Cuban basketball players Orestes Torres and Lisván Valdés finished second in the last round of El Salvador’s basketball league, after their team Santa Tecla BC lost against Halcones de Sonzacate in the final

For the good of the community

Jorge López Reyes received the Martyrs of Barbados Medal for his work supporting community sports.

For Jorge López Reyes, a community sports facilitator in his neighborhood of Aldabó in the municipality of Boyeros, Havana province, receiving the Martyrs of Barbados Medal, is recognition of the good work he has been doing in his community

Key West-Havana crossing

New powerboat record set!


Jay Johnson and Nigel Hook from the U.S., broke the powerboat record travelling from Key West to Havana on August 17, in one hour 18 minutes and three second


Chronicle of a victory foretold

Damián Arce (49kg) of Camagüey overcame the pressure of his Series debut to deal Colombia’s Julian Velázquez a blow of 3-0.

The inaugural round of the Season VIII World Series of Boxing (WSB), held on February 2 in Havana, was a mere formality, as Cuba’s Domadores easily secured five victories over a weak Heroicos de Colombia squad

My dream is a Caribbean Series in Cuba

Puello has always praised the quality and dedication of Cuban baseball players.

President of the Caribbean Baseball Confederation Juan Francisco Puello Herrera, shares a common dream with many players, journalists, and participating baseball federations of the Caribbean Series – to see the event hosted by Cuba