President of Vianex and co-owner of Panathinaikos BC Thanasis Giannakopoulos dies

The president of one of Greece’s biggest pharmaceutical companies, Thanasis Giannakopoulos has died. He was 88. The last of three brothers, Giannakopoulos died on Tuesday in the intensive care unit after suffering a stroke. The president [...]

MiltosTentoglou wins gold in Glasgow with 8.38m

Greek Miltiadis Tentoglou on Sunday won the gold medal in the long jump event with 8.38m which is the world best performance in 2019 at the European Indoor Championships that are held in Glasgow.

Stefanos Tsitsipas after match with Nadal: I am both happy and disappointed

“Really, I do not know what I can take from this match. I feel happy for my performance in this tournament but I am also disappointed,” said Greek tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas after his defeat by Rafael Nadal at the semifinals [...]

Stefanos Tsitsipas: I very much want to beat Nadal and I feel I can do it

Greek tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas, in statements after his victory in the Australian Open quarterfinals over Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut with 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6, said on Tuesday that he was confident that he can beat Rafael Nadal who [...]

Tsitsipas after his victory over Federer: I am the happiest man in the world

I am the happiest man in the world at this moment, said Stefanos Tsitsipas after his victory over Roger Federer at the fourth round of the Australian open on Sunday. What I am experiencing now is unbelievable, I can’t believe it, that [...]

Greek referees to abstain from Super League matches

Greek referees announced their abstention from the 15th day of the Greek Super League games after the attack by unknown individuals against their collegue from Larissa, Thanassis Tzilos, on Wednesday. In an announcement on Thursday, the referees [...]

Appeals court judge calls for guilty verdict for 25 people over fixed football games in 2011

An appeals court judge called for guilty verdicts on 25 of 26 football officials and other individuals involved in fixed games in 2011, on Wednesday. Judge Evdokia Poulou called for guilty verdicts on Giorgos Tsakogiannis, a key defendant sentenced [...]

Athens Run to start at Syntagma Square at 10:00 am on Sunday

The 32nd Athens Run, open to anyone who wants to participate without being timed, will be held on Sunday, December 2. Established in 1982, the 5km and 10km races are organized by the City of Athens and its culture, youth and sports department [...]

Greece wins gold in Youth Water Polo Championship

Greece’s youth water polo team made history on Sunday and became Youth World Champion for the first time at the 2018 World Championship final in Hungary. The team of coach Dimitris Kravaritis beat Spain 9-8 in Szombathely, Hungary, after beating [...]

Greece’s Anna Korakaki takes gold in ISSF World Cup

Greek shooting athlete Anna Korakaki on Saturday won a gold medal in the Women’s 10m Air Pistol event at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Fort Benning, USA. The 2016 Olympic medalist got 243.7 points, finishing [...]