In each television broadcast of Cuban baseball his name is repeated when mentioning any statistic. Few people know his face, but when we talk about Arnelio Álvarez de la Uz, at the moment we think of numbers and records.
Sancti Spíritus - With Guillermo García's hit in the ninth inning, Granma shattered the odds and defeated Matanzas by a score of 6 to 5 on Sunday to become the champion of the 60th Baseball Series in Cuba.
Havana - Cuba's Luis Vega set a new national record in the 200-meter butterfly by clocking 1:58.58 minutes in one of the finals of the Russian Olympic qualifying championship based in Kazan, where he is fulfilling the scholarship granted by the International Swimming Federation (FINA).
Tokyo - A group of Japanese parliamentarians were interested in learning about Cuba's preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, official sources informed on Wednesday.
Madrid - Cuban player Lorena Tellez on Tuesday had her contract with the Aula Alimentos Valladolid club extended until 2022, in the maximum category in the Honor Division of women's handball in Spain.
Havana - Cuban Prime Minister Manuel Marrero on Monday met directors of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER) and expressed Government's willingness to keep on supporting sports development as one of the great achievements of the Revolution, local television reported.
Paris - Cuba's permanent representative to UNESCO, Yahima Esquivel, on Monday denounced the impact of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against her country in the sphere of competence of the multilateral organization.Read More
Havana - Some 250 Cuban and foreign writers, representing 40 nations, will participate in the International Poetry Festival that will be held online from May 25th through the 30th from Havana.
Organized by the CubaPoesía cultural center, the National Association of Writers and Artists (UNEAC), the Cuban Book Institute and the Cuban Ministry of Culture, the event is presided over by Cuban National Literature Prize laureate Nancy Morejón.Read More
Although theater dance groups and soloists were in charge of giving notable life to the XIV edition of El Carnaval de la Escena event, based in Caimito, creators of all the demonstrations joined this online event, which had the participation of representatives from Mexico, Ecuador, Colombia and the host nation, also represented by Teatro del Estro, from Mayabeque province.Read More