Cuban Boxer Iglesias to Finals in London Olympic Games

0 Havana, Cuba, Aug 10.- Cuban boxer Roniel Iglesias (64 kilograms) already improved his performance in Beijing 2008, bronze, and wants more: the gold medal in these London Olympic Games. “I am happy with this step, but the tournament is not over and I’m not satisfied still” said the foremer world champion, after securing a berth in the finals with

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Latest Results at Olympic Women’s Volleyball Qualifying Tourney

2 Tokyo, May 23. – On Wednesday, Russia remained undefeated in the Women's Volleyball Tournament, which is the final qualifying event for the Olympic Games, while Japan was defeated by South Korea and Cuba added its third defeat with just one victory, the same result of Peru. The hosts were overcome (3-1) in the closing match by the South Koreans,

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IOC Confident of Rio Olympics 2016

4 London, Apr 6. -President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Belgian Jacques Rogge, ruled out any likely worry about preparations for the Olympic Games of Rio 2016. According to Rogge, the IOC is confident that Brazil will comply with deadlines, despite the country is also focused on preparations to host the World Soccer Cup of 2014. "We are confident

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South Africa’s Durban Eyeing 2020 Olympics

0 Pretoria, Sep 9. -After successfully holding the World Soccer Cup, South Africa now eyes the Olympic Games, and the city of Durban has emerged as the only candidate from this country bidding for the summer event in 2020. According to BUA News, government is expected to meet with the city´s officials next month to decide if a formal bid

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