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The most resonant Premier League results at the start of the season

The starting rounds in the championship of England has ended. Many Premier League results became real surprises for the fans, but they did not always was positive and good for the clubs. The real failure is the start of the new season by Manchester United. Despite the defeat of Chelsea …

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Hooligans attack Bayern fans ahead of Youth League match with Olympiacos

Olympiacos hooligans attacked Bayern Munich fans with sticks and fireworks ahead of the youth game between the two teams in Piraeus on Tuesday evening. At least four German fans of Bayern Munich were injured when dozens of men barged into Olympiacos’ training center in Rendi, Athens, during a game between …

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Tsitsipas knocks out world number one Djokovic at Shanghai Masters

World number one Novak Djokovic was knocked out of the Shanghai Masters in the quarter-finals by sixth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas. Greek 21-year-old Tsitsipas came from a set down – having lost the opening three games in seven minutes – to beat the defending champion 3-6 7-5 6-3. He will play …

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Pole vaulter Katerina Stefanidi wins bronze at Doha World Championships

Greek pole vaulter Katerina Stefanidi took home the bronze medal at the 2019 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. The 29-year-old Greek athlete was able to clear 4.85 meters on her second attempt, which was enough to secure her the bronze medal. This is a season-best for Stefanidi, who won her …

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Excellent performance of Greek Athletes in European Team Championship

Miltiadis Tentoglou, Katerina Stefanidis and Voula Papachristou: three Greek athletes with excellent performance at the European Athletics Team Championship in Bydgoszcz, Poland, on Saturday. Miltos Tentoglu has confirmed that he is one of the world’s leading jumpers at this time. The Greek champion jumped at 8.30 and moved form 12th …

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Antetokounmpo sues artist for selling “Greek Freak” t-shirts

NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo has defended his nickname and sued a US artist for  selling “Greek Freak” t-shirts without his permission. According to TMZ Sports, the Milwaukee Bucks stud is going scorched earth on Pennsylvania-based artist Jinder Bhogal — who sells NBA player-inspired clothing on his website. In fact, Bhogal …

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Giannis Antetokounmpo named NBA’s Most Valuable Player

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo won the NBA award for the Most Valuable Player 2018-2019. Upon receiving the MVP Award, the “Greek Freak” gave an incredibly moving and emotional speech in his second language. The 24-year-old player thanked God, his family, his coach, the Bucks, the Greeks who stayed out …

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US parents increasingly name their babies “Giannis” after The Greek Freak

An increasingly number of parents in the US name their babies “Giannis” after the Greek Freak, the Bucks and NBA star Antetokounmpo. “There’s only one Giannis Antetokounmpo,” writes USToday adding that “But likely because of the NBA star, there are now plenty of Giannises.” According to baby name data released …

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Tsipras intervenes after SEGAS fails to find tickets for Greek athletes to European Games 2019 !!!

The Greek National Athletes Federation (SEGAS) failed to find tickets for the 15-member Greek team and their coaches to fly to the 2nd European Games 2019 in Minks, Belarus. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras intervened and made the prime minister’s state aircraft available so that the athletes do indeed participate in …

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Antetokounmpo donates basketball court in memory of Mati wildfire victims

Giannis Antetokounmpo made a gesture full of symbolism that proves his social sensibilities and the close relationship he maintains with Greece. The 24-year-old Greek Freak and Milwaukee Bucks star donated the construction of a baskeball court in Rafina, East Attica. the donation has been made in the memory of the victims …

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Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Rafael Nadal in Madrid Open semi-finals

Epic achievement. Greek tennis star Stefanos Tsitsipas beat world number two and five-time champion Rafael Nadal in his home country Spain in the semifinals of the Mutual Madrid Open. The 20-year-old Greek won with sets 6-4, 2-6, 6-3. The Greek tennis star had previously lost three times to the “King …

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Greece’s tennis stars Tsitsipas and Sakkari move up in ATP world ranking

Greece’s tennis stars Stefanos Tsitsipas and Maria Sakkari managed to win victories over the weekend in Estoril and Rabat and moved up to ATP world rankings. Stefanos Tsitsipas on Monday returned to No. 9 in the world in ATP’s weekly rankings after his victory on Sunday in Estoril. The 20-year …

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Olive branch wreaths from Greece to crown Boston Marathon winners

At the 36th Annual Wreath Ceremony, the Consul General of Greece, Stratos Efthymiou presented four olive branch wreaths to the Boston Athletic Association, which will be used to crown the winners of Monday’s 123rd running of the Boston Marathon. The wreaths are offered in the name of Stylianos Kyriakides a …

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Gabriella Papadakis/Guillaume Cizeron win ice dance championship in Tokyo

French ice dancers Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron completed a successful defense of their world title with a sparkling free routine in Japan on Saturday. Now four-time world champions, they made headlines for the wrong reasons at last year’s Winter Olympics after a wardrobe malfunction that left Papadakis overexposed during …

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Stefanos Tsitsipas wins ATP in Open 13 Provence in Marseille

Australian Open semi-finalist Stefanos Tsitsipas claimed his first ATP title of the year with victory in the Open 13 Provence final in Marseille.The Greek top seed recovered from 4-2 down in the second set to beat Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan 7-5 7-6 (7-5). Kukushkin survived an early break point but …

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Greek female expedition set to conquer the “Roof of the World” Mt Everest

Two Greek female mountain climbers are set to “conquer” the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest. The expedition is scheduled to start on April 5, 2019. Vanessa Archontidou and Christina Flambouri will embark on their toughest challenge, reach the highest peak of Mount Everest at 8,848 metres above sea level, and …

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Tennis “Greek Freak” Tsitsipas loses to Nadal in Australian Open

World No. 2 Rafael Nadal will play in his fifth Australian Openm final after defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets. Nadal needed just one hour and 47 minutes to beat with 6-2 6-4 6-0 the Greek tennis superstar. A kiss from mum before he takes the court 🤗@StefTsitsipas #AusOpen pic.twitter.com/Y4PafKtMoU …

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Stefanos Tsitsipas, the youngest to reach Grand Slam semifinal since 2007

Lest anyone get the idea that Stefanos Tsitsipas’ upset of Roger Federer was a fluke, the 20-year-old from Greece followed it up by beating No. 22 seed Roberto Bautista Agut 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (2) at the Australian Open on Tuesday to become the youngest Grand Slam semifinalist since 2007. …

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