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Leading Off

July 17, 2000
July 17, 2000

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July 17, 2000

Baseball Midseason Report

Leading Off

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B/W PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPHS BY WALTER IOOS JR. Viva la Curveball Fidel Castro declared that the three pillars of Cuba's social revolution were to be health care, education and sports. These kids playing in the streets of Havana's Old Town--and the young athletes on the following pages--suggest which of the three has had the most impact.THREE B/W PHOTOS: PHOTOGRAPHS BY WALTER IOOS JR. Higher Education Students from Havana's sports colleges all hope to graduate to the Olympics.TWO B/W PHOTOS: PHOTOGRAPHS BY WALTER IOOS JR. Running to Daylight A young hurdler (above) works on his technique, while a sprinter comes out of the blocks hard in a 100-meter dash in a meet at Pan American Stadium in Havana.