Cuban Volleyball Players to Play in Leagues in Europe

Havana - Cuban volleyabll player Javier Jimenez will go back to Europe to play pro, a way opened by him, and now followed by other players like Rolando Cepeda, Osmany Uriarte, Sulian Matienzo and Melissa Vargas.

"This was an intense experience, it helped me to grow, as an athlete, in technical aspects, mental aspects," commented Jimenez to the press, when he talked about the possible contracts of Cuban players in the European legaues.

Just as the the season before, Jimenez will play for Greek pro team PAOK, together with Rolando Cepeda (captain of the Cuban male volleyball team).

The same way, Uriarte will have play with a Turkish team. Vargas and Matienzo will play in the Czech pro league, as confirmed by the Cuban Volleyball Federation (FCV) recently.

As much Cepeda as Uriarte estimated that playing at another better level, will help them to increase the performance of the Cuban team later, when the moment comes for greater commitments with the national team.

Cuba finished in the last place of Group C of the World Volleyball League, with a team of young players and cadets forced to renew, because of the exodus of prospects and consecrated players.

According to Ariel Sainz, president of the FCV, the measure seeks to raise the level of the Cuban volleyball, and contribute to the welfare and personal and professional fulfillment of the players.

He said that players retain 90 percent of their income, and the rest will go to the coffers of the FCV, to enhance the development of this discipline.

Contracts are signed in Havana with all the legal warranties, and be negotiated only between the clubs concerned and the Cuban Institute of Sports, to avoid shady dealing.

Compartir
FaceBook  Twitter

Culture


President Miguel Diaz-Canel congratulates decorated Cuban artists and intellectuals

Havana - Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Sunday congratulated a group of Cuban artists and intellectuals who were awarded the Alejo Carpentier Medal for their contributions to national culture.

Read More

Geneva: Cuba denounces attempts by its enemies to subvert internal order through culture

Geneva - Cuba denounced Thursday at the 46th regular session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva that its enemies are using culture as a weapon to try to subvert the country’s internal order.

Read More

Raúl Torres releases ‘Patria o Muerte por la Vida’, responds to those who attack Cuba

Havana, March 2 (RHC)-- Singer-songwriter Raúl Torres has released a new tune entitled “Patria o Muerte por la Vida” (Homeland or Death for Life), a patriotic song in response to a group of musicians of Cuban origin, who have used their art and their voice to attack their homeland.

Read More

RECOMMENDATIONS

reflexiones

 

Selected Speeches by Fidel Castro

Pictures

https://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/cuba_eua_bandera.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/9.JPGhttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/8.JPGhttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/7.JPGhttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/666.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/555.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/444.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/333.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/222.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/2.JPGhttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/12.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/1111.jpghttps://www.radioartemisa.icrt.cu/sitenglish/images/images_1ro mayo/11.JPG

Contactenos en FaceBook

Contactenos en Tweeter