Sport

Cuban Chess Celebrates Victories

The Cuban Chess Federation is celebrating the beginning of 2012 with the Latin American record of Leinier Dominguez and the inclusion of Oleiny Linares and Lisandra Ordaz among the top 100 females.»

Cuban Baseball: Roosters Debut in 2012 vs. Lions

An attractive three-game series is at sight when Sancti Spiritus face from Tuesday to Thursday Industriales Blue Lions in the headquarters of the latter, in the continuation of the 51st Cuban baseball national season. Roosters Yunier Mendoza outstands with a 400 average.»

Cuba Selected 2011 Best Athletes

Boxer Julio Cesar La Cruz and discus thrower Yarelis Barrios were selected Cuba’s Best Athletes in 2011 on Monday. La Cruz, world and Pan-American champion, and Barrios, winner of the Diamond League and Pan-American champion, won nearly all votes.»

Cuba: Sancti Spiritus Chooses 2011 Best Athletes

In individual sports the selected athletes were Yumari Gonzalez (cycling) and Serguey Torres (canoeing). Yumari was silver-medalled in Guadalajara Pan American Games and in the ALBA Games.  She finished 6th in the World Cup.»

Cuban Baseball: Roosters Win Subseries vs. Tigers

Although Sancti Spiritus baseball team was defeated by Ciego de Avila’s 4-3 in the Sunday game, Roosters won the three-game series 2-1 while maintaining the second position of the Western region in the 51st Cuban baseball national season.»

Cuban Baseball: Roosters Defeated Tigers in Tight Game

Golden hit by Yuliesky Gourriel in the 10th inning gave Sancti Spiritus victory over Ciego de Avila 4-3 in the Friday night game of the 51st Cuban Baseball Championship. Tigers took the lead in the very first inning by Rusney Castillo’s solo homer before Roosters’ ace Ismel Jimenez.»

Sancti Spiritus Baseball Team to Get Rid of Slump

Roosters will go for a run of good luck when they face runners up in the Cuban Baseball Golden Season: Ciego de Avila Tigers. The encounters are to be played in Sancti Spiritus soil, in the Jose Antonio Huelga Stadium, during the weekend. This is roosters’ 5th three-game series in …»

Cuban Baseball: Roosters Lose, Crocodiles Tie in Western Region

An excellent performance of Matanzas lefty Yosvani Fonseca, give victory to Crocodiles over Sancti Spiritus Roosters in the 4th three-game series of the 51st Cuban baseball national season. Thus, Victor Mesa’s players defeated Zamora’s 7×2 in the Victoria Giron Stadium while tying in the top of the Western region.»