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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Cuba Wins 2011 Pan Am Judo Championships

0 Havana, Apr 4. -Cuba ratified its participation in judo in the coming 16th Pan American Games Guadalajara 2011 after winning the 2011 Pan American Judo Championships, which was held in Guadalajara, Mexico, last April 1-2. The pupils of professors Ronaldo Veitia and Justo Noda went to that competition to qualify for the Pan American Games. They were the first

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Brazil Starts General Elections

2 Brasilia, Oct 4. -General elections in Brazil started in most parts of the country with the candidate of the Workers'' Party (PT), Dilma Rousseff, as wide favorite for winning the presidential election. Polling stations in 20 of the 26 states and half of another, which have the time of the capital, opened exactly at 08:00 local time. The inhabitants

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Canoeist Wins Gold for Cuba in Singapore 2010

2 Singapore, Aug 23. -Canoeist Osvaldo Sacerio got the third gold medal for Cuba in Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games after winning the Menâs C-1 canoe sprint that took place at Marina Bay. Sacerio finished second in round 4, but in the finals he finished three seconds ahead of Ukrainian Anatoli Melnyk, silver medalist. Sacerio made a time of 1:48:37

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