RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The "Giant of Herradura" - his nickname because of his tall stature and the town where he grew up - is eagerly preparing to win at the Games, certain that he will go down in sports history if he wins a 4th gold medal in a competition at this level.
He does not hesitate to say that he is "ready" and states that he feels "very confident" in achieving "the result that all the people of Cuba expect from me."
PREPARATION FOR TOKYO
"We are ready and right now I feel psychologically well," the athlete assures . . .