The match, corresponding to the western part of the Opening Tournament, was played on the grounds of the School of Economy, Santa Clara, headquarters of the Center Express in this campaign, given the difficulties with the fuel that prevent the orange train from playing in his field of Zulueta.
In the rest of the western meetings, in San Cristobal, Artemis beat Mayabeque 3-0; in Nueva Gerona, Havana defeated the Island 2-1 and in the Pearl of the South, Pinar del Rio cooled Cienfuegos in the 90th minute, with the last target of Jose Ciprian.
In the eastern group, Camaguey beat Sancti Spiritus 4-0; in Guaso, Guantanamo did almost the same to Holguin 4-1; Ciego de Avila made his debut at home to champion Santiago de Cuba 2-1 and finally Granma, at home, beat Las Tunas 1-0.
Next Saturday is the second date, of the seven scheduled in this Opening Tournament, which must end on December 14. On the 21st of the same month, the winners of the two groups will discuss the title.