16 JUL 2012 General News Havana, Cuba

Cuba announces team of 47 for London Games

Dayron Robles in Zurich heads off Jason Richardson (Jean-Pierre Durand)Dayron Robles in Zurich heads off Jason Richardson (Jean-Pierre Durand) © Copyright
Cuba will send a squad of 47 to the XXX Olympic Games in London, led by defending 110m Hurdles champion Dayron Robles.

The full team roster:

MEN -
Roberto Skyers - 200m
Michael Herrera - 200m
Williams Collazo - 400, 4 x 400m Relay
Andy González - 800m
Dayron Robles - 110m Hurdles
Orlando Ortega - 110m Hurdles
Omar Cisneros - 400m Hurdles, 4 x 400 m Relay
Amaurys Valle - 400m Hurdles, 4 x 400m Relay
Víctor Moya - High Jump
Lázaro Borges - Pole Vault
Alexis Copello - Triple Jump
Yoandris Betanzos - Triple Jump
Arnie David Girat - Triple Jump
Carlos Véliz - Shot Put
Jorge Fernández - Discus Throw
Yunio Lastre - Discus Throw
Roberto Janet - Hammer Throw
Guillermo Martínez - Javelin Throw
Leonel Suárez - Decathlon
Yordani García - Decathlon
Noel Ruíz - 4 x 400m Relay
Raidel Acea - 4 x 400m Relay
Orestes Rodríguez - 4 x 400m Relay


WOMEN -
Nelkys Casabona - 200m
Rose Mary Almanza - 800m, 4 x 400m Relay
Dailín Belmonte - Marathon 2:41:07
Lesyaní Mayor - High Jump
Yarisley Silva - Pole Vault
Daylis Caballero - Pole Vault
Yargeris Savigne - Triple Jump
Josleidy Ribalta - Triple Jump
Dailenys Alcántara - Triple Jump
Misleydis González - Shot Put
Mailín Vargas - Shot Put
Yarelys Barrios - Discus Throw
Denia Caballero - Discus Throw
Yaimé Pérez - Discus Throw
Yipsi Moreno - Hammer Throw
Arasay Thondike - Hammer Throw
Ariannis Vichy - Hammer Throw
Yanet Cruz - Javelin Throw
Yainelis Ribiaux - Javelin Throw
Daysiurami Bonne - 4 x 400m Relay
Aymée Martínez - 4 x 400m Relay
Diosmely Peña - 4 x 400m Relay
Yaimeisi Borlot - 4 x 400m Relay
Sahily Diago - 4 x 400m Relay