The city of Matanzas will host since Monday the West Zone zonal baseball tournament, sub-12 years old, at the Palmar de Junco and DESA facilities in Pueblo Nuevo neighborhood .
The Provincial Commission of this sport reported that teams from Pinar del Río, Artemisa, Mayabeque, Havana, Isla de la Juventud, Villa Clara, Cienfuegos and the yumurina headquarters will seek three places that awards the contest for the appointment of the National School Games.
The Matancera selection, although it has been renewed in relation to the previous campaign, in which they obtained the first place of the School Games, is well prepared and will leave again in search of the title, declared its director Manuel Rodríguez.
The arrival of the delegations will be this Sunday and from Monday 17 will enjoy the official opening with the presence of all teams in the historic stadium Palmar de Junco, National Monument, from 8. 30 in the morning.
Before this baseball event for the pioneers, we will have athletic meetings in different areas of the city since this Saturday, 15, organized by the Central of Cuban Workers and Sports Directorate, and dedicated to the Leader of the Revolution Fidel Castro Ruz, at May Day and the victory of Playa Giron.
The program contemplates, according to the report of Professor Evangelio Molina, a popular race and walk that will have exit from the Park of the Freedom and goal in front of the school Mártires of the Goicuría, in the neighborhood of Versalles, for which workers, practitioners can register Systematic, students and members of Grandfather Circles. The departure will be at 8 and 30 in the morning.
The afternoon schedule of the day itself sees the community swimming competition on the beach Tennis and in the area of the viaduct will carry out relay competitions and games of basketball, soccer and baseball of popular character.
Original text byon April 14th, 2017