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Cédric Belony to Represent Haiti in Boxing at Paris 2024 Olympics

Cédric Belony to Represent Haiti in Boxing at Paris 2024 Olympics

After Lynnzee Brown in gymnastics and Christopher Borzor in athletics were confirmed by the Haitian Olympic Committee officials, 25-year-old boxer Cédrick Belony Duliepre, who resides in Canada, became the third athlete officially known to represent Haiti at the Paris Olympic Games scheduled from July 26 to August 11.

Haiti Moves Up 4 Places in FIFA Rankings, Argentina Holds Top Spot

Haiti Moves Up 4 Places in FIFA Rankings, Argentina Holds Top Spot

In the FIFA world ranking released on Thursday, June 20, following certain matches from the FIFA World Cup qualifiers in the CAF, AFC, and Concacaf zones, as well as the UEFA EURO 2024 preparations, CONMEBOL's Copa América 2024, and the OFC Nations Cup, Argentina, with 1860 points, maintains the top position ahead of France. Meanwhile, Haiti has made a significant leap, gaining four new places.

Haitian Olympic Committee Issues Urgent Warning for 2024 Olympics

Haitian Olympic Committee Issues Urgent Warning for 2024 Olympics

The 2024 Summer Olympics will be held from July 26 to August 11 in Paris, France. The Haitian delegation, which will compete in athletics, boxing, gymnastics, judo, swimming, and potentially taekwondo, is struggling to secure the necessary funds for athlete preparation and travel to Paris. The delegation will include at least 20 people. Dr. Hans Larsen, President of the Haitian Olympic Committee (COH), is calling on state authorities and the private sector to support the COH, ensuring Haitian athletes can represent their country under optimal conditions.

World Cup 2026: Migné and Nazon Confident Ahead of Remaining Qualifiers

World Cup 2026: Migné and Nazon Confident Ahead of Remaining Qualifiers

Against the national teams of Saint Lucia (2-1) and Barbados (3-1), the Haitian football team secured full points in their first two matches of the 2026 World Cup qualifiers. National coach Sébastien Migné and international striker Duckens Nazon are confident about the campaign leading to the World Cup finals, which will be hosted by the USA, Canada, and Mexico in 2026.

Soccer: Qualified for the Caribbean Cup, Real Hope FA and Ouanaminthe FC on the Right Track

Soccer: Qualified for the Caribbean Cup, Real Hope FA and Ouanaminthe FC on the Right Track

Drawn alongside four other teams, Real Hope FA aims to strengthen their squad in order to perform well in Group A of the Caribbean Cup, just like Ouanaminthe FC in Group B, where both teams face a battle against the same number of opponents.

2026 World Cup: Grenadiers Clinch Win Against Saint Lucia, Set to Face Barbados

2026 World Cup: Grenadiers Clinch Win Against Saint Lucia, Set to Face Barbados

After a hard-fought 2-1 victory against Saint Lucia, the Haitian national football team now sets its sights on Barbados, whom they will face on Sunday, June 9, at the Widley Turf Stadium in Bridgetown. Echoing their coach Sébastien Migné, the Grenadiers, interviewed after their first win in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers, expressed confidence, motivation, and determination to secure a historic qualification.

Haiti Claims Victory Over Saint Lucia (2-1) in World Cup Qualifier Debut

Haiti Claims Victory Over Saint Lucia (2-1) in World Cup Qualifier Debut

The Haitian national football team clinched a crucial victory (2-1) with some difficulty on Thursday, June 6th, at the Widley Turf Stadium in Bridgetown against the Saint Lucia national team in their debut match for the 2026 World Cup qualifiers before facing Barbados on Sunday, June 9th.

Women's Football: Ecuador-Haiti Friendly Called Off

Women's Football: Ecuador-Haiti Friendly Called Off

The Haitian Football Federation informed the press of the cancellation of the two friendly matches that the national women's teams of Ecuador and Haiti were supposed to play on May 31st and June 4th. Difficulties in obtaining visas for all the players are said to be the reason for this decision.

Melchie Dumornay Receives Another Accolade in Women's Soccer

Melchie Dumornay Receives Another Accolade in Women's Soccer

Failing to win the UEFA Women's Champions League final with Olympique Lyonnais, who were defeated 2-0 by FC Barcelona, Melchie Daëlle Dumornay, who shone brightly in both legs of the semi-finals against Paris Saint-Germain, has been named the "best young player" of the most prestigious competition organized at the level of women's club football. Let's look back at the various individual and collective awards won by Corventina.

Haitian Government Yet to Contribute with Paris Olympics Two Months Away

Haitian Government Yet to Contribute with Paris Olympics Two Months Away

With just two months left until the Summer Olympics in Paris, the Haitian Olympic Committee (COH) is working diligently to ensure Haiti's participation under the best possible conditions. Dr. Hans Larsen, speaking on the matter, provided an update on Haiti's preparations.