Sports

Sporting events, ranging from local events to the Olympics.

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The fanatics were upset due to the hard setback on Sunday. But the word says it all: fa-nat-ics!… | more |

They forget that our team is now in South Korea, a country where we do not even have an embassy. There, our athletes continue to train.… | more |

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The detachment returns, undefeated

This past Wednesday, March 26, 20-year-old Lisandra Guerra became the 500-meter time-trial cycling world champion in the World Track Cycling Championship held in Manchester, Great Britain, following intense competition with athletes from 37 different countries. Fruit of our educational and sports system, of our talented youth and women, we can sincerely and legitimately feel proud of this victory. Credit where credit is due! Today, however, I shan’t write about sports. That same day, on the 26th, the Henry Reeve Contingent Detachment that had been involved in relief work in Peru returned to Cuba, undefeated.… | more |

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The one and only loser

The knock-out took place in the capital of the Dominican Republic. We followed every second of the match on Telesur. Nearly all of the Latin American presidents from the Rio Group were there. Ecuadorian President Correa had announced it the day before. I underscored the importance of this meeting in one of my reflections.… | more |

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