Cuban badminton player qualifies to Rio Olympics

Cuban badminton player qualifies to Rio Olympics

Cuban Osleni Guerrero officially qualified to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the International Badminton Federation announced today.

Guerrero, 27th in the Olympic ranking, was included among the 34 players in the men’s event who earned a ticket to Olympics, and incidentally will become the first Cuban badminton player to compete in the biggest sporting competition in the world.

For me as an athlete is something huge and special to be able to compete in the Olympics, a dream come true thanks to the work and sacrifice of so many years, he told ACN.

Read more:

http://www.cubanews.acn.cu/sports/4952-cuban-badminton-player-qualifies-to-rio-olympics

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