The immortal of Sport Soterio Ramírez suffers a stroke

Basketball immortal Soterio Ramírez suffered a Cardiovascular Accident (CVA) this morning and is admitted to the Ramón de Lara military hospital, at the San Isidro Air Base.

The former president of the Dominican Olympic Committee, Luis Mejía Oviedo, confirmed in a tweet the rumor that since 10:00 am it was circulating by word of mouth in the sports field.

“I recently visited the Ramón de Lara Hospital with our sports immortal Soterio Ramírez, who was admitted on the morning of this Saturday 6/10 affected by a stroke. He is in a normal room and with the attention of the place. He talked to me, I invoked the thanks of being with him and discussing some issues, ”says Luisín in the tweet that went up at 4:10 this afternoon.

Soterio — who died in March of this year, Yeniffer, his eldest daughter, the victim of a heart attack while he was at his residence in Virginia, United States, where he lived- was inducted into the Dominican Sports Hall of Fame in 2019 .

Soterio, 55, is the Sports Secretary of the Dominican Liberation Party, and served as Deputy Sports Minister from 2012 to 2020.

A power forward and occasional center 6’8 tall and weighing 260 pounds, he represented the Dominican Republic at the Central American and Caribbean Games (Mexico ’90 and Maracaibo ’98); in Centrobasket (Santo Domingo ’95, Honduras ’97 and Cuba ’99); and Pre-Olympics (Argentina ’95 and Uruguay ’97, among others.

In the Dominican Republic he played for San Lázaro, Villa Francisca and Naco. San Cristóbal (Ciro Pérez), San Pedro de Macorís (Center), San Francisco de Macorís (Máximo Gómez) and Santiago de los Caballeros (Cupes), all champions in their respective years.

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