Havana, Jun 5: Even though Cuba did not qualify for the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2010, Cuban television, for the first time in history, is all set broadcast all the matches of the World Cup live.
“Although the football World Cup has been broadcast fully in Cuba since 1994, this will be the first time that every match is broadcast live. Something which will, by the way, be available for very few nations," the Cuban Communist Party daily said.
When the matches will be played in South Africa, the venue for the World Cup 2010, it will be early morning in Cuba due to the time difference.
Besides football, there are reports that Cuban may be Volleyball World League live. Cuba will be playing in the Volleyball tournament.