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Greece Looking for New Football Coach as Van ‘t Schip Resigns

Greece's National Football Coach John van ‘t Schip resigned from his post on Friday citing the indecision by the Hellenic Football Federation to renew his contract, which expires on December 31. Van ‘t Schip, who was at the helm of...

Stefanos Tsitsipas Turns Philosophical after Elbow Surgery

Stefanos Tsitsipas, who recently underwent elbow surgery, is beginning the recovery process in order to be able to participate in the Australia Open, a tournament in which he has enjoyed huge success, including reaching the semi-finals in 2021. The world's No....

Yiannis Kouros: The Greatest Ultrarunner of All Time

Greek ultramarathon runner Yiannis Kouros has been called many things by his peers, running experts and the public: "The Running God," "The Golden Greek," "Modern Pheidippides," "The Master of Pain," "Unstoppable" and many others. And all these epithets are...

World Demands Answers From China on the Disappearance of Tennis Star

China came under scrutiny from the United Nations and the Women's Tennis Association on Friday after former world doubles No.1 Peng Shuai disappeared from public life following an accusation of sexual assault she made on Chinese social media platform...

Is Giannis Antetokounmpo Looking Past the Bucks?

Milwaukee Bucks fans are nervous following Giannis Antetokounmpo's interview with GQ Magazine on Tuesday. The 26-year-old NBA champion was GQ's Athlete of the Year in their 2021 Men of the Year issue. Antetokounmpo, who was also the cover story for...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Covers GQ’s 2021 Men of the Year Issue

Milwaukee Bucks' star Giannis Antetokounmpo was revealed to be the cover of GQ's 2021 Men of the Year issue on Tuesday. Antetokounmpo was named the athlete of the year in the popular men's fashion magazine's annual round-up of inspiring male...

Maria Sakkari Defeated by Anett Kontaveit in WTA Semifinal

Greek tennis superstar Maria Sakkari fell just short of the Women's Tennis Association Final's championship game on Tuesday after losing to Estonian player Anett Kontaveit. Kontaveit-- the No.8 seed at the Finals-- pulled an upset against No.4 seed Sakkari at...

Maria Sakkari Books Place in WTA Finals Semis

Greek tennis champion Maria Sakkari on Monday booked her spot in her first semifinal at the Akron WTA Finals Guadalajara, defeating top seed Aryna Sabalenka 7-6(1), 6-7(6), 6-3. The No. 4 seed Sakkari made tennis history for her country this...

Greek Runner Costas Gelaouzos Wins Athens Authentic Marathon

Greek runner Costas Gelaouzos won the 38th Athens Marathon in 2 hours 16 minutes 49 seconds on Sunday leading a sweep of the podium places by home competitors. The runner-up, Panagiotis Bourikas, was more than five minutes behind, in 2:22:33,...

Thousands of Runners Ready for the Athens Authentic Marathon

The Authentic Marathon race from the historic town of Marathon to Athens will take place on Sunday, after an absence of one year, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. A total of 9,800 runners divided into two groups with different starting...

Maria Sakkari Makes Stellar Start in WTA Finals

Maria Sakkari of Greece won the first match in the WTA Finals defeating Iga Swiatek of Poland 6-2, 6-4 on Thursday afternoon in Guadalajara, Mexico. The No. 4 seed Sakkari made tennis history for her country this season, becoming the...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Announces the Name of His Second Son

Greek Nigerian basketball star Giannis Antetokounmpo announced the name of his second son in a post supporting an upcoming charity event on Thursday. The Milwaukee Bucks MVP and girlfriend Mariah Riddlesprigger have decided to name their child Maverick Shai Antetokounmpo....

Hockey Game Keeps Greek-Canadian Family Tradition Alive

Back in 1977, four Greek-Canadian boys -- all cousins, and sons of Greek immigrants to Canada -- started a pickup game of hockey in a front yard on Hochelaga Street in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan and began a tradition that...

Giannis Antetokounmpo, the Greek Kid from Sepolia, Meets the President of the U.S.

Giannis Antetokounmpo visited the White House on Monday along with the rest of the Milwaukee Bucks. The Bucks are the first team to be guests at the White House since the Obama administration. The visit was meant to celebrate the...