TENNIS: The men’s and women’s singles draws for the 2019 US Open were released on Thursday, with both Maria Sakkari and Stefanos Tsitsipas getting difficult first round opponents.
TENNIS: World number two Ashleigh Barty of Australia defeated Greece’s Maria Sakkari 5-7 6-2 6-0 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters.
TENNIS: Greece’s Maria Sakkari advanced to the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters after defeating world number nine, Aryna Sabalenka, of Belarus 6/7, 6/4, 6/4.
TENNIS: Greece’s Maria Sakkari downs world number six Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic 6/4, 2/6, 6/3, in the round of 32 of the Cincinnati Masters.
AGONA SALES: Greek tennis sensation, Stefanos Tsitsipas has once again been causing quite a stir amongst his fellow players - just days after teaming up with Australia’s Nick Kyrgios to take on the Doubles event at the Citi Open in Washington.
TENNIS: Following a run to the semi-final at the Washington Citi Open, Stefanos Tsitsipas moved up to a career-high ATP ranking of number five in the world.
TENNIS: Greece’s Maria Sakkari fell short in the San Jose semif-inal, losing to China's Saisa Zheng 7/6, 6/2.
TENNIS: Greece’s Maria Sakkari pulled off an incredible comeback in the San Jose quarterfinals, saving four match points to defeat Ukrainian world number seven Elina Svitolina 1/6, 7/6, 6/3.**HIGHLIGHTS**
TENNIS: Greek tennis player Despina Papamichail won two consecutive $25,000 tournaments, and has now moved up from 470 to 302 in the WTA rankings.
TENNIS: Greek tennis player Michaela Laki made history by winning the European U14 Junior Championships in the Czech Republic, and joined the likes of Steffi Graf, Justine Henin, Martina Hingis, and Monica Seles as winners of the event.
TENNIS: After winning bronze at the U14 European Summer Cup, Michaela Laki, Nikoleta Paretzoglou, and Athina Pitta became the first Greek tennis team of any age group or gender to ever win a medal at the European Championships.
TENNIS: World number eight Elina Svitolina defeated Greece’s Maria Sakkari 6-3 6-7 6-2 in the third round of Wimbledon.
TENNIS: Seventeenth seed Matteo Berrettini of Italy defeated Cyprus’ Marcos Baghdatis in straight sets in the second round at Wimbledon, ending Baghdatis’ legendary career.
TENNIS: Greece’s Maria Sakkari defeated the Czech Republic’s Marie Bouzkova 6-4 6-1 to advance to the third round at Wimbledon.
TENNIS: Marcos Baghdatis prolonged his career by defeating Canadian Brayden Schnur in straight sets in the first round of Wimbledon.
TENNIS: It was a mixed day for the Greeks at Wimbledon, as Maria Sakkari defeated American Bernarda Pera in straight sets, while world number six Stefanos Tsitsipas lost in five sets to Italy’s Thomas Fabbiano in the first round.
TENNIS: Marcos Baghdatis, Maria Sakkari, and Stefanos Tsitsipas found out who their first round opponents will be at Wimbledon.
TENNIS: Former top 10 player Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus has announced that Wimbledon 2019 will be the final tournament of his storied career.
TENNIS: With the 2019 tennis season just over halfway complete, AGONAsport looks at how Greek star Stefanos Tsitsipas has already achieved two of his four goals for the year.
GREEK BASKETBALL ABROAD: ESPN has nominated both Giannis Antetokounmpo and Stefanos Tsitsipas for 2019 ESPY Awards.