Archive for June, 2018

Panathinaikos retains Basket League crown in style

Panathinaikos won a record 37th Basket League title on Sunday with a clear 84-70 victory over its Eternal Rival, Olympiakos, at the Olympic Sports Hall. The Greens won the best-of-five finals with a 3-2 score to retain the league trophy …

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Prince Albert leads ERC cavalry into Cyprus Leg Two

Albert von Thurn und Taxis led the FIA European Rally Championship field into Leg Two of the Cyprus Rally, starting first on the road on Sunday this morning.

Though he restarts from ninth place in the overall ERC classification, he …

Macedonia name dispute: PMs watch as ministers sign ‘historic’ deal

Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) have signed a deal that, if ratified, will resolve a decades-old dispute concerning the latter country’s name.

The two countries’ prime ministers, Greece’s Alexis Tsipras and FYROM’s Zoran Zaev, attended the …

Cyprus escorts 61 Syrian refugees safely to shore: police

NICOSIA: Cypriot authorities have safely escorted a boat carrying 61 Syrian refugees to shore after spotting it off the coast of the Mediterranean island, they said Thursday. The vessel was intercepted late Wednesday evening off the island’s northwestern coast after …

Image released of man sought in connection with violent robbery, Tottenham

Detectives from Haringey have released a CCTV image of a man they wish to trace in connection with a violent robbery.

Police were called on the evening of Friday, 18 May, to a report of a man robbed and assaulted …

Cyprus Rugby Sevens in Croatia

The Cyprus Rugby team travelled to Zagred in Croatia with a level of confidence and self-belief, however from the off-set our players were at a disadvantage. Travelling with a squad of 10 players compared with other countries squads of 12-15 …

Federer beats Kyrgios to regain number one spot

Reuters) – Roger Federer will be back as world number one in the new rankings next week after coming from behind to beat Nick Kyrgios 6-7(2) 6-2 7-6(5) in the semi-finals of the ATP Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart.

The 36-year-old …

World Cup Round Up day 3

Croatia beat Nigeria 2-0 on Saturday with an own goal from Oghenekaro Etebo and a penalty from Luka Modric to go top of World Cup Group D, one of the toughest and most unpredictable in the tournament.

Modric’s coolly taken …

Taxi ploughs into Moscow crowd including soccer fans, injuring seven

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A taxi drove into a crowd of pedestrians near Moscow’s Red Square on Saturday, injuring seven people including two Mexicans in the city for the soccer World Cup which Russia is hosting, officials and eyewitnesses said.

The …