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Tsitsipas Beats Pablo Carreño, Advances to Round of 16 in Dubai Open

Greek tennis champion Stefanos Tsitsipas beat Spain's Pablo Carreño handily, by a score of 7-6, 6-1, in Dubai on Tuesday. The winning match for Tsitsipas capped off the round of 32, with the young Greek tennis phenom now advancing to...

Greek Champion Petrounias Ready to Fight for Tokyo Olympics Qualification

Greece's Olympic gymnastics champion in the still rings, Eleftherios Petrounias, is ready to fight the battle of his life to qualify for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan later this year. Petrounias uploaded two photographs to his personal Facebook page...

Greece’s Sakkari Beats Bencic, Secures St. Petersburg Semifinal Spot in Tennis

Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari amazed the tennis world during her match at the Saint Petersburg Ladies Trophy on Friday in Russia. Sakkari beat Belinda Bencic from Switzerland, by a score of 2-6, 6-4, 6-3. https://twitter.com/WTA/status/1228334722935222272 Sakkari is ranked at 21st in...

City of Naoussa to Organize Greece's First Winter Event for Disabled People

The municipality of the city of Naoussa in Central Macedonia announced recently that it will organize the first ''Know The Snow'' event to offer a unique winter experience to one hundred disabled people. The event will take place at the...

Parliament Approves Amendment Sparing PAOK and Xanthi From Relegation

The Greek Parliament on Wednesday approved a last-minute amendment introduced by the government which spares Greece's football champion PAOK and Xanthi FC from being relegated down from the Superleague. The government's amendment garnered 156 positive votes, while 90 MPs voted...

Political Turmoil Follows Suggestion of PAOK and Xanthi Relegation

Government spokesperson Stelios Petsas announced on Tuesday that following orders of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, MEP Theodoros Zagorakis will be expelled from the European Parliament caucus of the New Democracy party. The announcement came as the latest episode in a...

Greek Super League Champion PAOK Threatened with Relegation

Greece's Professional Sports Committee announced on Monday that the football teams of PAOK and Xanthi must be excluded from the Superleague, the country's top football league. The shocking announcement was made because, according to the Committee, the team of PAOK...

International Olympic Committee to Award President Pavlopoulos With Gold Olympic Order

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos will be awarded the Gold Olympic Order medal for his great contributions to the Olympic movement, Olympic ideals and the Olympic legacy, it was recently announced. The award will be given to the...

Greek Shooter Anna Korakaki Wins Gold Medal at H&N Cup in Munich

Greek Olympic gold medalist and world champion shooter Anna Korakaki added yet another prestigious title to her collection on Friday by winning a gold medal at this year’s H&N Cup in Munich, Germany. https://www.facebook.com/HNCup/posts/1489479391217551 Korakaki won with a total score of 242.7, leaving...

Melbourne’s Greek Community Ready to Support Tsitsipas at Australian Open

The large Greek community of Melbourne is excited and ready to cheer and give their all to support Stefanos Tsitsipas' efforts during this year's Australian Open, which will begin on January 20. The Australian Open is the closest to home Tsitsipas...