Sport

Syrian Boxing Champion Shot Dead

As part of the terrorist tactic to assassinate prominent figures in Syrian society, an armed group shot boxing champion Ghiath Tayfour to death in the northwestern city of Aleppo, the news agency SANA reported.»

Lourdes Gourriel Back Home in Sancti Spiritus

Outstanding former baseball player Lourdes Gourriel returned to his home in Sancti Spiritus after a long hospitalization in Havana due to a cardiac disorder. He said he was glad to be back and promised to stick to the prescribed medical treatment.»

Cuban Baseball: Ismel could not Handle Woodcutters

Even with their ace Ismel Jimenez on the box Roosters could not defeat Woodcutters and lowered to the 6th position in the West standings of the 51st Cuban baseball national season, as Metropolitanos  tied in the 4th with Pinar del Rio.»

Roosters and Woodcutters in Attractive Series

Sancti Spiritus Roosters are hosts to Las Tunas Woodcutters as actions continue on Tuesday in the 51st Cuban Baseball National Season. The lumbermen top the East along with Villa Clara Orangemen by holding a 33-20 record.»

Go Tournament Ends in Sancti Spiritus, Cuba

Carlos Perez Palacio won the Go National Championship by defeating Santiago Alvarez Marin during the final day of the tournament held in Sancti Spiritus, central Cuba. Second and third positioned participants were local residents.»

Japanese Culture Welcomed in Sancti Spiritus

The central Cuban city of Sancti Spiritus is currently visited by a Japanese delegation that will attend the National Go Championship to take place this weekend. They visitor came to foster the practice of this board game.»