Canada’s team of four weightlifters for the impending Pan American Games in Lima contains two “serious medal threats” according to Don MacNeill, vice-president of the Canadian Weightlifting Federation.
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Peru suffered a heavy defeat to Cuba in the first 2019 Pan American Games men's softball game here as world champions Argentina began their campaign with a victory against Mexico.
Panam Sports President Neven Ilic is confident the Lima 2019 Pan American Games will prove the "greatest", despite admitting the organisation of the event had got off to an "uncertain" start.
Hockey player Kathleen Sharkey will serve as the United States’ flagbearer for the Lima 2019 Pan American Games Opening Ceremony tomorrow.
Brazilian athletes and officials marked one year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here at the Lima 2019 Pan American Games Village.
International Surfing Association (ISA) President Fernando Aguerre has declared the organisation “proud” as the sport prepares to make its first appearance at the Pan American Games here in Lima.
Sport has got under way here at the Lima 2019 Pan American Games in the preliminary rounds of the beach volleyball and handball.
Sixty athletes and four guides have been selected to represent the United States in track and field at the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games.
Hockey player Scott Tupper has been named as Canada’s flag bearer for the Lima 2019 Pan American Games Opening Ceremony.
The Panam Sports Executive Committee stayed overnight at the Lima 2019 Pan American Games Village ahead of the start of competition here.
Lima 2019 President Carlos Neuhaus and Peruvian Minister of Environment Lucia Ruiz have presented an action plan here ensuring a "green" Pan American Games.
A delegation of 90 Peruvian athletes were the first to enter the 2019 Pan American Games Village as the start of competition looms closer here.
Female football player Shirley Cruz will be Costa Rica's flag bearer for the 2019 Pan American Games Opening Ceremony here.
The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) have announced that 643 American athletes will compete here at the Pan American Games, including five-times Olympic swimming champion Nathan Adrian.
Star singer Luis Fonsi has claimed he is is "honoured" to be featuring in the Pan American Games Opening Ceremony here, but declined to reveal details about his performance.