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Greek National Basketball Team Beats Turkey in Second Day of ''Acropolis'' Tournament

The Greek national basketball team beat the team of Turkey on Saturday, during the second day of the ”Acropolis” basketball tournament that takes place in Athens' Olympic complex. Only a fortnight before this year's World Basketball Cup in China, the...

Greece Beats Italy in ''Acropolis'' Basketball Tournament

The Greek national basketball team won the game against Italy on Friday, during the first day of the ''Acropolis'' basketball tournament that takes place in Athens. With an amazing performance, the Greeks beat the Italians with a score 83-63 and...

Two Athens Stadiums Provided to Muslims for Religious Ceremony

Greece’s Ministry of Culture and Sports is granting two stadiums in Athens for Muslims to gather for Eid al-Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice, on Friday. According to a Kathimerini newspaper report, the two spaces provided are the Peace and Friendship...

Antetokounmpo Brothers to Participate with Greek National Team in FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament

Yannis Antetokounmpo will be among the Greek National Basketball Team's basic players, along with his borther Thanasis Antetokounmpo, for the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Torino. Fotus Katsikaris, the team's coach, announced the 16 players who will participate in the...

Marousi Perpetrator Arrested After Attempt to Assault Another Woman

The 30-year-old Greek man who has been spreading terror in Marousi over the past few days attempted to assault another woman for the fourth time in a row, ultimately leading to his arrest. Marousi police authorities were on the hunt,...

OAKA Basketball Stadium to be Renamed After Retired Basketball Player Nikos Galis

Deputy Minister of Athletics, Stavros Kontonis, announced the renaming of the Olympic Athletic Center of Athens (OAKA) basketball stadium to "Nikos Galis" -- one of Greece's greatest retired basketball players. "I would like to thank the State and its initiative. It's...

Delayed Greek Football Cup Final Scheduled for Tuesday, May 17

Although it looked like there was going to be yet another delay, fans of the Greek Football Cup will finally be able to see the much-awaited and much-delayed final between Olympiacos and AEK. It has been reported that in order to...

VASSY Performs Live in Athens this Friday

EDM singing sensation VASSY is set to perform live this Friday in Athens at OAKA Stadium, and her hits "Bad" and "Secrets" will be the most anticipated songs of the set list. The concert is sponsored by Amita Motion in order...

Super League: Next Match Taking Place Behind Closed Doors

Deputy Sports Minister Stavros Kontonis announced that after what happened at the Olympic Athletic Center of Athens (OAKA), the next Super League match would be held behind closed doors, with no fans on the stands. On Wednesday, March 11 the...

Euroleague: Panathinaikos – Barcelona 67-80; Bomb Threat at OAKA

Panathinaikos lost 80-67 at the Athens Olympic Stadium (OAKA) to Barcelona on Friday during a meaningless game for the first group stage of the Euroleague. However, the game will be remembered for a bomb threat that scared the teams at...