rio 2016

Greece’s Polychorinidis wins his second medal in boccia

Greek boccia BC13 player Grigorios Polychronidis lost to Corean Bon Jeong and won the silver medal in Rio Paralympics 2016. This is Polychronidis fourth...

Katerina Stefanidi Wins Gold in Rio Olympics

Katerina Stefanidi won the gold medal for Greece in the women’s Olympic pole vault final in Rio on Friday. Stefanidi cleared 4.85 m taking the sixth...

Bronze medal in sailing for Mantis and Kagialis

Panagiotis Mantis and Pavlos Kagialis celebrated the eighth Olympic medal in the history of Greek sailing and the second at 470 after the gold...

Swimmer Spyros Gianniotis gets his first Olympic medal

A the age of 36, Spyros Gianniotis finished the last race of his career in swimming getting finally the only medal missing from his...

Petrounias wins rings gold in Rio 2016 Olympics

Eleftherios Petrounias showed his mettle at the extremely testing event, as he edged out local favorite and 2012 champion Arthur Zanetti to win the...

Korakaki wins the first gold for Greece in women’s 25m pistol

Greek athlete Anna Korakaki won the first gold medal for Greece in women’s 25m pistol on Tuesday evening, in the Rio Olympic Games, fending...

Anna Korakaki wins the first Greek medal in Rio Olympics

Greek athlete Anna Korakaki won the first medal for Greece in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Korakaki won the bronze at the 10m air...

Greece vs Croatia in the Olympic Qualifying Tournament semifinal

Greek national basketball team cruised past Mexico with 86-70 Wednesday night in Turin, to set up clash with Croatia in the semifinal, on Friday...