The Cuban Baseball Federation said on Tuesday that the national team has finally received a visa from the United States. Part of the team is already in Florida to participate in the pre-Olympic tournament in America from 31 to 5 June.
“We thank, on our behalf and on behalf of the millions of compatriots who have stood by, the support found in the World Baseball and Softball Confederation, the Organizing Committee and the Olympic Committee of the United States and USA Baseball, for the realization of the law that helps us “Specified the FCB in a note distributed in Havana.
“We also acknowledge the concerns of Cuba’s friends and supporters of our sport, and we insist that we face competition with dignity, the love of the jersey and the affiliation with fair play that separates the sports movement… Cuban,” the note added.
As part of the preparations, the Cuban players will meet the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua, respectively, on May 27 and 29 in Florida, before the tournament. / RHC