OLYMPIC SPORTS: With Ekaterini Stefanidi recently winning bronze in the women’s pole vault at the World Athletics Championships, AGONAsport looks back on Greece’s history in the competition.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: AGONAsport takes a look at the talented new generation of Greek track and field stars, who have already won a plethora of medals in major international competitions at various levels and age groups.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Three-time defending champion Eleftherios Petrounias finished fourth in the men’s rings at the 2019 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, and the reigning Olympic champion is now in danger of not qualifying for the 2020 Olympics.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): After an 11-month injury hiatus, Eleftherios Petrounias is back and competing at the World Championships in Germany, where he has now reached the final of the men’s rings.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: AGONAsport looks at achievements in track and field in 2019, which are a product of Greece’s recent resurgence in the sport.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Thanks to Ekaterini Stefanidi’s bronze medal at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, Greece has now won at least one medal in the women’s pole vault at each of the last 12 major international competitions.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Day six concludes at the World Athletics Championships in Qatar, with the last two remaining Greek athletes competing.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Michail Anastasakis and 19-year-old Christos Frantzeskakis failed to reach the final in the men’s hammer throw at the World Athletics Championships in Qatar, with Anastasakis just narrowly missing out.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): After winning bronze at the 2019 World Championships in Doha, Ekaterini Stefanidi has now won a total of ten medals in major international competitions since 2014.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: In a day of mixed results for Greek athletes at the 2019 World Athletics Championships in Qatar, Konstantinos Douvalidis advanced to the semifinals of the men’s 110 metres hurdles.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greece’s Ekaterini Stefanidi takes bronze in the women’s pole vault at the 2019 World Athletics Championships, with a season-best clearance of 4.85 metres.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: After a strong start to the 2019 World Athletics Championships in Qatar on day one, the Greeks were unimpressive on day two.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou, Ekaterini Stefanidi, and Miltiadis Tentoglou all qualified for their event finals on day one at the World Athletics Championships in Qatar.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Despite missing Paraskevi Papachristou due to injury, Greece are sending a strong team to the 2019 World Athletics Championships, which includes the likes of Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou, Katerina Stefanidi, and Miltiadis Tentoglou.
ETHNIKI (BASKET): Slovenia and Croatia are among the eight nations to complete the 24-team lineup for next summer’s FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greece finished third overall in the medal count, winning three golds, two silvers, and two bronzes at the European U23 Rowing Championships in Ioannina, Greece.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Katerina Stefanidi won her fourth consecutive Diamond League title, equalling her season-best with a jump of 4.83 meters.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greece’s Apostolos Papastamos broke the world junior record to win gold in the men’s 400 m individual medley at the 2019 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships, while also winning bronze in the 200 m individual medley.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Konstantinos Livanos captured two gold medals at the UCI Junior Track Cycling World Championships in Germany.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greco-Roman wrestler Georgios Pozidis, who participated at the 1980 and 1984 Olympic Games, has passed away at the age of 63.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: AGONAsport looks at seven Greek Paralympic athletes who overcame obstacles in order to achieve success in their respective sports.
ROWING: Greece finished fourth in the overall medal count with four medals (including two golds) at the 2019 World Rowing U23 Championships in Sarasota, Florida, USA.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greece’s Kristian Gkolomeev captured a historic silver medal in the men’s 50 m freestyle event at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: With one year left until the Tokyo 2020 Olympics begin, AGONAsport looks at which Greek athletes have qualified so far.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: With a bronze medal in the women’s sabre event, 22-year-old Theodora Gkountoura became the first Greek fencer to ever win a medal at the World Championships.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: The Greek team won four medals at the 2019 European Athletics U20 Championships in Boras, Sweden, making it Greece’s best showing at the event since 2005.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greece’s Miltiadis Tentoglou won a historic gold in the long jump at the European Athletics U23 Championships in Gavle, Sweden, while 19-year-old Emmanouil Karalis also starred by winning silver in the pole vault.
SWIMMING: Apostolos Papastamos won gold medals at the European Junior Swimming Championships in both the 200m individual medley and the 400m individual medley, with the 18-year-old also qualifying for the 2020 Olympics.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: The 2nd European Games took place in Minsk, Belarus, as Greece finished with nine medals in six different sports.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Charalambos Cholidis, who won two Olympic medals for Greece in wrestling in the 1980s, passed away on Wednesday at the age of 62.