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Sykaris and Marinos conquer the “Spirit” of the Manaslu at 8,163m (videos)

Antonis Sykaris and Giorgos Marinos conquered the Manaslu, the 8th highest mountain in the world. They brought with them Greek flags which they produly showed at a height of 8,163 meters. “>The two members of the Greek Mountaineers Association began their travel early September, they landed in Nepal and right …

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Greece to import foreign referees to keep its Super League matches under control

The FIFA has forced the Super League in Greece to import foreign referees in bid to control overzealous owners and unruly fans, writes ap. Under the FIFA-supervised ‘reforms’ enforced on Greek Football, a referee selection committee is headed by retired Portuguese referee Vitor Melo Pereira, along with two other overseas …

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Lefteris Petrounias wins Gold in European Championship 2018

Eleftherios “Lefteris” Petrounias won the Gold medal with an impressive score of 15.466 points in European Championship 2018 in Glasgow. The 27-year-old Olympic and Word champion defended his European champion title for fourth consecutive year. No wonder they call him the Lord of The Rings. “Greece’s Eleftherios Petrounias takes gold …

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Triple Jumper Papachristou wins another Gold medal for Greece in Berlin

Paraskevi “Voula” Papachristou won Gold medal for her 14.60 meters in Triple Jump at the European Athletes championships 2018 late on Friday. 29-year-old Papachristou secured the third gold medal for Greece in the 24. European Track and Field Championships in Berlin. Greece's third gold medal in as many days at …

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Greek triumph! Stefanidi, Kyriakopoulou win Gold & Silver in Pole Vault in Berlin

A great night for Greek athletes, a great night for Greece. Double triumph. Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou won Gold and Silver medals in women’s Pole Vault at the European Athletics Championships 2018 in Berlin. Katerina Stefanidi, 28, set a championships record by clearing 4.85 meters in her third and …

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Miltos Tentoglou wins Gold in Long Jump at European Championships (video)

Miltiadis “Miltos” Tentoglou won Gold in the Long Jump competition at European Athletics Championships 2018 in Berlin. The 20-year-old athlete jumped 8.25 meters. He holds a personal best of 8.30 meters. The 2018 European Athletics Championships are being held at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin, from August 6 to August …

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Kyle Hines heartwarming letter: Greece is more than a country

From a hotel room thousands miles away from Greece,  professional basketball player Kyle Terrel Hines shared his thoughts about a country, that has been devastated by the wildfires killing dozens of people. Hines wrote a heartwarming letter sharing his thought and feelings the moment he saw East Attica on fire. …

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Cristiano Ronaldo tips big Greek hotel personnel with €20,000

A football superstar and big spender. Cristiano Ronaldo left a whopping €20,000 tip at a Greek luxury hotel during a holiday with his family. Ronaldo was so impressed by the service at the Costa Navarino resort in Messinia, South Peloponnese, that he claimed he could not leave without rewarding them, …

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Thrilled French tourists celebrate Mundial victory on Sifnos (video)

Just seconds after the referee signaled the end of  World Cup Final on Sunday, thrilled French tourists jumped into the sea at Kamares port of the island of Sifnos. 4:2 against Croatia and the Golden Trophy of Mundial were reasons enough to set the French tourists in excitement. And not …

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