Cuba Caps Pan-American Athletics with Triple Jump Gold

2 Guadalajara, Mexico, 28 Oct. -Cuba became the track and field leader at the 16th Pan-American Games, Guadalajara 2011, winning the eight Gold medal in triple jump.Alexis Copello and Yoandri Betanzos made Cuba's Gold and Silver team thanks to their 17,21 meter and 16,54 meter jumps, to cement their lead on the bronze medalist, Brazilian Jefferson Sabino who stayed in

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Cuban Weightlifter Cambar Wins Gold Medal

4 Guadalajara, Oct 25. -Cuban weightlifter Ivan Cambar won the gold medal in the 77-kg division in the 16th Pan-American Games on Tuesday.Cambar gave an impeccable performance, winning the snatch with 150 kilograms and the clean and jerk with 188 kilograms, and totaling 338 kilograms for the gold medal, the second title won by Cuban weightlifters in the 2011 Pan-American

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Guadalajara: Great Expectations for Opening of Pan-American Games

4 Guadalajara, Oct 14. -Great expectations on Friday surround this city on the official opening of the 16th Pan-American Games, scheduled for 8:00 pm (local time).If adverse weather conditions continue, the Pan American Sports Organization (PASO) would even delay the opening for another hour or day, because local meteorologists said rains will persist. Depending on the rain intensity, officials already

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Cuba Secures 152 Slots in Guadalajara Games

0 Havana, Dec 17. -Cuba has secured 152 slots in 12 sports at the 16th Pan-American Games of Guadalajara 2011, to be held October 14-30, Radio Rebelde radio station reported on Thursday. Teams from Cuba that will be competing in those games include baseball, and the women's teams in field hockey, water polo, and softball. As for individual sports, Cuba

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