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Cuba Holds Off Puerto Rico To Reach Semifinals

Eric Edwards -

Cuba's big red mystique grew even larger on Wednesday night. The reigning kings of international baseball proved they belong on the biggest stage, avenging their second-ever knockout loss by scoring an improbable 4-3 victory over Puerto Rico at the inaugural World Baseball Classic, assuring their passage into the final four of this 16-country tournament.

International | #2006#International Affairs#World Baseball Classic