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.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Greece’s Apostolos Telikostoglou captured a silver medal in the men’s 80 kg (welterweight) event at the 2019 World Taekwondo Championships in Manchester.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Greece’s Elina Tzengko broke the U18 world record in the women’s javelin throw, as the 16-year-old recorded a throw of 65.90 metres in Ioannina on Wednesday.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Four-time defending champion Eleftherios Petrounias will be unable to defend his title in the men’s rings at the European Gymnastics Championships, as he is recovering from injury.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Reigning world champion Eleni Chatziliadou captured the silver medal in the women’s kumite +68 kg event at the 2019 European Karate Championships in Spain.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Anna Korakaki captured the silver medal in the 10 metre air pistol event at the European Championships in Croatia.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: With preparation for the 2020 Olympics in full swing, Stoiximan.gr announced that they will sponsor many Greek athletes and teams to help them achieve their goals on the “Road to Tokyo.”
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Ioannis Sgouropoulos won gold at the European U21 Table Tennis Championships, while Greece also had a successful weekend in beach volleyball, judo, and wrestling.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: The Greek team finished fifth in the medal table at last weekend’s European Indoor Athletics Championships in Glasgow, marking the best-ever result for Greece in 34 appearances at the event.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Thanks to Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou’s bronze medal at the 2019 European Indoor Athletics Championships, Greece has now won at least one medal in the women’s pole vault at each of the last 11 major athletics competitions.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou captured the bronze medal at the European Indoor Athletics Championships, while Ekaterini Stefanidi finished fourth, missing out on a medal in a major competition for the first time in four years.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Milan Trajkovic won gold in the men’s 60 metres hurdles at the European Indoor Athletics Championships, becoming Cyprus’ first ever gold medalist in any major competition, while Greece’s Konstantinos Douvalidis finished fifth.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Miltiadis Tentoglou made history in Glasgow, smashing the Greek national record and registering the biggest jump in the world for 2019, as the 20-year-old won gold at the European Indoor Athletics Championships.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: With a career-best indoor jump of 14.50 metres, Paraskevi Papachristou won silver in the women’s triple jump at the European Indoor Athletics Championships.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Despite great performances from both youngsters today, neither managed to win a medal as 19-year-old Emmanouil Karalis finished fourth in the pole vault and 20-year-old Konstantinos Zikos finished fifth in the 60 metre dash at the European Indoor Athletics Championships.
OLYMPIC SPORTS GREECE: Konstantinos Baniotis won a silver medal in the men’s high jump at the European Indoor Athletics Championships, while 20-year-old Konstantinos Zikos advanced to the final in the men’s 60 metres.
OLYMPIC SPORTS GREECE: The afternoon session on Day 2 of the European Indoor Athletics Championships came to a close, with another four Greeks earning qualification in their events.
OLYMPIC SPORTS GREECE: It was a successful Day 1 for Greece at the European Indoor Athletics Championships, as six Greek athletes qualified for the finals of their events.
OLYMPIC SPORTS GREECE: Nine Greek athletes will compete on Day 1 at the European Indoor Championships in Glasgow.