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Greece Joins Rugby Elite as National Team Heads to World Cup

Greece may eventually embrace rugby, a sport not widely followed in the country, as the National Team has qualified for the Rugby League World Cup to be held in the UK in October. Greece will participate in its first-ever World...

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...

Eleftherios Petrounias Headed to Tokyo After Winning World Cup

Eleftherios Petrounias, the Greek "Lord of the Rings", qualified for the Tokyo Olympic Games on Friday after a majestic performance

Greece Loses Game Against USA in FIBA Basketball World Cup

Greece lost to the powerful USA National Team 69-53 on Saturday in its fourth game of this year's FIBA World Cup held in China. The Greek team didn't manage to repeat the triumph of 2006 when they beat the Americans...

Greece Progresses to Round of 16 at FIBA Basketball World Cup

The national basketball team of Greece beat New Zealand 103-97 on Friday afternoon, thereby securing its place in the next round of the FIBA Basketball World Cup which is taking place in nine different cities across China. In a game...

Greece Loses Brazil Thriller in FIBA World Cup

Greece lost a thriller of a game to Brazil 79-78 on Tuesday in its second tie of the FIBA World Cup held in China. Greece had a strong start in this game as the led by as many as 17...

Greece's National Team for Basketball World Cup Revealed

A final list of the twelve players from the Greek national basketball team which will play in this year's Basketball World Cup in China was revealed on Friday morning. The Greek squad will be comprised of the following players: Giannoulis Larentzakis Nick...

Greek National Basketball Team Arrives in China For 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup

The Greek National Basketball team arrived in Shanghai, China on Thursday to begin its pursuit for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup. The team was greeted by many fans, many of which were wearing Giannis Antetokounmpo Milwaukee Bucks jerseys, to...

Famous Qatari Sailing Yacht "Al Mubaraki" Docks at Piraeus' Zea Marina

After visiting the ports of Mykonos and Thessaloniki, the renowned two-masted wooden Qatari sailing ship named ''Al Mubaraki'' docked at Greece's Zea Marina in Piraeus on Wednesday. The lovely, traditionally-designed wooden sailing ship is traveling to several European ports to showcase...

Greece's 2019 World Cup Basketball Team Presented

The Greek national basketball team which will soon travel to China to compete in this year's World Cup was presented to the public in Athens on Thursday. The entire team was there, including this year's MVP of the NBA, Giannis Antetokounmpo,...