The Cuban women's handball team beat 32-26 Puerto Rico earning thus a place in the final of the Pan American Championships of the sport, under ways in this city.
Georgian Baadur Jobava defeated Cuban Leinier Dominguez in the 10th round of the FIDE Grand Prix in Khanty-Mansiysk, while Russian Dmitry Jakovenko beat his compatriot Sergey Karjakin.
The Cuban men's team lost 3-0 (25-22, 25-18 and 25-17) against Canada, on the opening day of the North, Central American and Caribbean Volleyball Champions Cup tournament that will conclude on Sunday in the city of Detroit, United States.
The Cuban women's handball team debuted with a tight win (24-23) over Argentina in the Pan American Championships to be hosted by this city until May 28.
Cuban Leinier Dominguez defeated Russian Peter Svidler during the seventh round of the Khanty-Mainsiysk Chess Grand Prix, in Russia , tournament headed by Italian Fabiano Caruana.