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On This Day in 2004: The Opening Ceremony of the Athens Olympics

On this day in 2004, the Athens Olympics held its historic opening ceremony celebration. Athens had been chosen as the host site for the XXVIII Olympiad at the 106th IOC session in Lausanne, Switzerland on September 5, 1997. The games...

The Most Viral Moments of the 2021 Tokyo Olympics

The 2021 Tokyo Olympics have come to an end, but there was no shortage of viral moments prior to the closing ceremony on Sunday. 

Tokyo Olympics: Greece Wins Silver in Water Polo Final Against Serbia

Greece made history on Sunday during the water polo final, and despite losing 10-13 to Serbia, won its first silver Olympic medal in history.

Greek American Wrestler Helen Maroulis Wins Bronze in Tokyo

Greek American wrestler Helen Maroulis won a bronze medal for Team USA at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday.

Greece Makes History, Qualifies for Water Polo Final at Tokyo Olympics

Greece made history on Friday after an epic win against the water polo team of Hungary.

Olympics on Screen: the Best Movies Inspired by the Games

The Olympics have long fascinated audiences and Hollywood alike, with a lot of movies about the games being produced over the years.

Tokyo Olympics: Greece Breezes Through Water Polo Semi-Finals

Greece beat Montenegro on Wednesday and qualified for the semi-finals of the water polo tournament at the Tokyo Olympics. The Greek squad crushed the Balkan nation with a score of 10-4, after an amazing performance in the pool. This is the...

When Doping in Sport Wasn’t Considered Cheating

In sports, what's considered fair play has changed throughout history. At one point, even looking 'too poor' was grounds for exclusion.

Greece’s Karalis Comes in Fourth in Pole Vault in Tokyo

Greece's champion Emmanuel Karalis came in fourth in the pole vault at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, topping a height of 5.8 meters.

Coronavirus-Hit Greece Withdraws from Artistic Swimming in Tokyo

Greece will miss the artistic swimming team competition at the Tokyo Olympics due to a new outbreak of coronavirus cases in the squad.