Olympiakos back on top at halfway stage of the Greek league

Marko Marin’s 63rd-minute goal gave defending champion Olympiakos a 1-0 win Sunday over Giannena as it returned to the top of the Greek league. Marin scored with a powerful drive from just outside the area into the left corner. Almost 10 minutes [...]

Athens Marathon: Kenya’s Samuel Kalalei snaps gold

The 35th Athens Marathon race was a Kenyan affair on Sunday, with the country’s athletes topping the race for both men and women. Samuel Kalalei won the Gold medal with a time of 02:12:17. In second place was his compatriot Rotich Milton Kiplagat [...]

The 31st Race of Athens to be held on Sunday

Over 15,000 runners are expected to take part in the 31st Race of Athens that will be held on Sunday, October 22. Runners can register right up to the final moments before the race begins at the Panathenian Stadium or “Kallimarmaron” [...]

Pole vaulter Katerina Stefanidi crowned European athlete of 2017

Pole vaulter Katerina Stefanidi was named European athlete for 2017 at the Golden Tracks award ceremony that was held in Vilnius. The Olympic champion in Rio, world and European champion became the first Greek woman athlete that achieves such [...]

Beach volley tournament on Mikri Vigla beach, Naxos island

The 9th International Beach Volley tournament on Mikri Vigla beach, Naxos island will be held on 29 and 30 July. The tournament which is held in the memory of volleyball player Vassiliki Kyli attracts many tourists and fans of the sport every [...]

Team Greece crush rivals Turkey to reach semi-finals of Eurobasket Women 2017

Greece’s women’s national basketball team utterly dominated the court against rivals Turkey on Thursday, gaining a ticket to the FIBA Eurobasket Womens semi-finals in Prague with a score of 84-55. This is the first time that the [...]

Panathinaikos beat Greek league leader Olympiakos

Panathinaikos beat Greek league leader Olympiakos 1-0 Sunday but second-placed Panionios failed to take advantage. Marcus Berg scored in the 15th minute for Panathinaikos with a blistering volley from just outside the area. Berg had put Victor [...]

Millousi wins silver medal in Gymnastics World Cup in Baku

Vassiliki Millousi won the silver medal in the balance beam event on Sunday at the Artistic Gymnastics World Cup “AGF Trophy 2017” held at the Milli Gimnastika Arenasi in Baku. Romanian Catalina Ponor was first with 13.833 pts, Millousi [...]

Zervakis and Rebouli the winners of the Athens Half Marathon

The 6th Athens Half Marathon, the city’s annual major spring sports event, was held on Sunday 19 March. 21,000 runners took part in the four races which was organised by the Municipality of Athens, Attica region and the Hellenic Athletics [...]

Petrounias wins gold medal in Baku

Olympic champion in gymnastics Lefteris Petrounias was the winner of the rings final at the Gymnastics World Cup AGF Trophy 2017 adding another gold medal to his collection. In his first international outing of the year, Rio rings champion made [...]