The Matanzas softball team, which will represent the province in the
Jorge Luis Valdés Rionda XVI Press National Tournament , was flagged in this city and is composed by young people who work in local media.
The event brings together about 200 colleagues from various provinces who will fraternize in and out of the fields in the city of Holguin, home of the activities.
The lid provides a schedule of 10-game for each of the 12 participating teams, which are divided into two qualifying groups.
The tournament will award two seats for each cross section to the semifinals, where the two main characters emerge from the final game.
In group one the squadrons of , Las Tunas, Camaguey and National Media, winner of the last three editions appear.
Clustering compose two selections Cowboys (Artemis-Mayabeque), current runner, Holguín, bronze medalist, Villa Clara, Pinar-La Isla, Ciego de Avila and Serranos (Santiago de Cuba and Guantánamo).
The stadium Major General Calixto García host the inaugural gala event, which was also held in the grounds of the Feliu Jesus LeyvaSports Center , Holguin stadium for kids (besibolito) and the stadium of the provincial delegation of the Interior Ministry.
The appointment of industry professionals reaches the eastern city for the third time, since before it was organized in 2000 and 2006.
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Original text by Roberto Pérez Betancourt on September 9th, 2014