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News Cuba » Sports: Why Mark Cuban still believes Mavs have 'come a long way' despite record

News channel or source: https://sportsday.dallasnews.com/dallas-mavericks/mavericks/2017/12/10/mark-cuban-still-believes-mavs-come-long-way-despite-record
Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

MINNEAPOLIS -- Trying not to chalk this up to Mark Cuban being an ultra-optimistic owner, but he truly believes this pitiful start the Mavericks are going through right now is different from last year’s pitiful start. Never mind that their record this ...

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Publication date: uesday 12 December 2017

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News Cuba » Sports: Mark Cuban sounds off: Mavericks owner details why the NBA is on the rise as NFL ratings drop

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Publication date: Sunday 10 December 2017

Cuban says the second factor in the young core is the nature of the sports. As we learn more about brain trauma, football has become less appealing to some parents. "What do you want your kids to play?" Cuban asked. "Of all the sports out there do you ...

News Cuba » Sports: Sancti Spiritus Yosbany Veitía among Cuba's Best Athletes - Escambray

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Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

EscambraySancti Spiritus Yosbany Veitía among Cuba's Best AthletesEscambraySancti Spiritus boxer Yosbany Veitía was selected as one of Cuba's top ten athletes of 2017 due to his gold medal at the Hamburg AIBA World Boxing Championships. In an interview with Escambray, Veitía had expressed: “Every tournament is a unique ...

News Cuba » Sports: Mark Cuban keeps throwing darts at the NFL

News channel or source: http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2017/12/07/mark-cuban-keeps-throwing-darts-at-the-nfl/
Publication date: hursday 07 December 2017

Cuban, who coined the “pigs get fat ... what do you want your kids to play? I mean, of all the sports out there, do you want to go to a baseball game, or do want to watch your kid play basketball? Do you want to worry about him a whole football game ...

News Cuba » Sports: Pole Vaulter Silva and Boxer La Cruz, Cuba's Best in 2017 - Prensa Latina

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=22086&SEO=pole-vaulter-silva-and-boxer-la-cruz-cubas-best-in-2017
Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

Pole Vaulter Silva and Boxer La Cruz, Cuba's Best in 2017Prensa Latina11 de diciembre de 2017, 14:47Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Pole Vaulter Yarisley Silva and bóxer Julio Cesar La Cruz were voted as the best athletes of Cuba in 2017, it was announced today at a ceremony held at the Coliseum of the Sports City. They ...

News Cuba » Sports: CARICOM-Cuba Summit agrees to stronger co-operation in disaster risk management

News channel or source: https://www.stabroeknews.com/2017/news/regional/12/11/caricom-cuba-summit-agrees-to-stronger-co-operation-in-disaster-risk-management/
Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

There are also 1,762 Cuban co-operation workers in all CARICOM countries. Of these, 1,469 work in the health sector, and the others are in the areas of education, agriculture, construction and sports. In the area of trade and economic relations ...

News Cuba » Sports: Cuba Exhibits Tangible Human Rights Achievements - Escambray

News channel or source: http://en.escambray.cu/2017/cuba-exhibits-tangible-human-rights-achievements/
Publication date: Sunday 10 December 2017

EscambrayCuba Exhibits Tangible Human Rights AchievementsEscambrayRegarding expenses, the State had 36.5 million pesos for public health, social assistance, culture, sports, public administration, among other sectors. In sports, the Caribbean nation reached from 1900 to date about 77 gold, 68 silver and 75 bronze ...

News Cuba » Sports: Cuba St makeover will start after New Year

News channel or source: https://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/news/99778729/cuba-st-makeover-will-start-after-new-year
Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

The goal was to provide a better pedestrian link from the central city to the arena, delivering people to the new entrance planned for the sports facility further along Cuba St as part of its recently-revealed master plan. Swadel said the project also made ...

News Cuba » Sports: Union Boys Beat Cuba for First Win - The Missourian

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Publication date: Sunday 10 December 2017

Union Boys Beat Cuba for First WinThe MissourianUnion (1-5) picked up its first boys basketball victory Tuesday at Cuba, defeating the host Wildcats, 57-43. “We are starting to understand that when we play with the pass and use the dribble as a tool to create for others, we shoot the ball better and ...

News Cuba » Sports: Pole Vaulter Silva and Boxer La Cruz, Cuba's Best in 2017

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=22086&SEO=pole-vaulter-silva-and-boxer-la-cruz-cubas-best-in-2017
Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

11 de diciembre de 2017, 14:47Havana, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Pole Vaulter Yarisley Silva and bóxer Julio Cesar La Cruz were voted as the best athletes of Cuba in 2017, it was announced today at a ceremony held at the Coliseum of the Sports City.

News Cuba » Sports: Vasyl Lomachenko pounds Guillermo Rigondeaux, forces him to quit on his stool - CBSSports.com

News channel or source: https://www.cbssports.com/boxing/news/vasyl-lomachenko-pounds-guillermo-rigondeaux-forces-him-to-quit-on-his-stool/
Publication date: Saturday 09 December 2017

CBSSports.comVasyl Lomachenko pounds Guillermo Rigondeaux, forces him to quit on his stoolCBSSports.comNEW YORK -- With four Olympic gold medals between the two fighters, the attention of the boxing world turned its gaze to the Madison Square Garden Theater in search of a historically great junior lightweight title bout. What they may have found instead ...and more »

News Cuba » Sports: Boxer Guillermo Rigondeaux on Cuba, Lomachenko and that ‘boring’ label

News channel or source: https://theundefeated.com/features/boxer-guillermo-rigondeaux-on-cuba-vasyl-lomachenko-and-boring-label/
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

“When you’ve seen what I’ve seen,” said Rigondeaux, “nothing in the ring can scare you.” Castro used Cuba’s tremendous athletes and sports to reinforce his political ideologies on the people of Cuba. He created both a literal and figurative ...

News Cuba » Sports: Lomachenko vs. Rigondeaux live results, highlights, updates, fight card, scorecard - CBSSports.com

News channel or source: https://www.cbssports.com/mma/news/lomachenko-vs-rigondeaux-live-results-highlights-updates-fight-card-scorecard/
Publication date: Saturday 09 December 2017

CBSSports.comLomachenko vs. Rigondeaux live results, highlights, updates, fight card, scorecardCBSSports.comTwo of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the sport will square off inside the Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York on Saturday when Vasyl Lomachenko defends his WBO junior lightweight title against Guillermo Rigondeaux. The fight is ...and more »

News Cuba » Sports: Mark Cuban still going in on the NFL

News channel or source: https://sportsnaut.com/2017/12/mark-cuban-still-going-in-on-the-nfl/
Publication date: hursday 07 December 2017

I mean,” Cuban said, “of all the sports out there, do you want to go to a baseball game, or do want to watch your kid play basketball? Do you want to worry about him a whole football game, or do you want to watch your kid play basketball? Do you want ...

News Cuba » Sports: Vasyl Lomachenko vs Guillermo Rigondeaux: Who will be crowned pound-for-pound king in this fight for the ages? - Firstpost

News channel or source: http://www.firstpost.com/sports/vasyl-lomachenko-vs-guillermo-rigondeaux-who-will-be-crowned-pound-for-pound-king-in-this-fight-for-the-ages-4250687.html
Publication date: Saturday 09 December 2017

FirstpostVasyl Lomachenko vs Guillermo Rigondeaux: Who will be crowned pound-for-pound king in this fight for the ages?FirstpostWriting for The Independent, boxing expert Steve Bunce described Sunday's match-up between Ukrainian boxer Vasyl Lomachenko and Cuba's Guillermo Rigondeaux as "one of the purest boxing matches ever staged" before asking fans to savour it. But it's much ...and more »

News Cuba » Sports: Wilder: I'll Make Cuban Sandwich Out of 'Bubbles The Chimp' Ortiz!

News channel or source: http://www.boxingscene.com/wilder-ill-make-cuban-sandwich-out-bubbles-chimp-ortiz--123317
Publication date: Sunday 10 December 2017

Last Friday night in Miami, Wilder (39-0, 38 KOs) and Ortiz (28-0, 24 KOs) went face to face and traded harsh words before a televised audience on Fox Sports 1. Wilder was ringside ... I’m going to make a Cuban Sandwich out of your ass and have karma ...

News Cuba » Sports: Women in Cuba: the Emancipatory Revolution - HuffPost

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/women-in-cuba-the-emancipatory-revolution_us_5a2bba3ce4b04e0bc8f3b4d6
Publication date: Saturday 09 December 2017

Women in Cuba: the Emancipatory RevolutionHuffPostIn Cuba, sport is considered essential to the physical and intellectual development of all citizens. Cubans have free access to all of the country's sport facilities and infrastructure. The National Institute for Sports has implemented a range of ...and more »

News Cuba » Sports: Guillermo Rigondeaux may not know how to please boxing fans, but he knows how to win - Los Angeles Times

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/sports/boxing/la-sp-lomachenko-rigondeaux-20171208-story.html
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

Los Angeles TimesGuillermo Rigondeaux may not know how to please boxing fans, but he knows how to winLos Angeles TimesThe genius of Guillermo Rigondeaux depends on how you view the sport of boxing. The fans that crave non-stop action with hardly any attention to defense despise Rigondeaux. Cuba's Rigondeaux, 37, is nearing the end of a career that seems destined to be ...and more »

News Cuba » Sports: Should Luis Tiant be in the Hall of Fame? - Yahoo Sports

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/luis-tiant-hall-fame-235308206.html
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

Yahoo SportsShould Luis Tiant be in the Hall of Fame?Yahoo SportsMore importantly, he became an icon in his home country of Cuba by inspiring millions to chase their dreams. For Tiant, there's still one dream he's chasing. That's being enshrined into the Baseball Hall of Fame. The man known for his unique windup ...and more »