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Djokovic topples Nadal in French Open semi-final classic

Novak Djokovic came from a set down in a spellbinding French Open semi-final to inflict only a third ever defeat on the Parisian clay for Rafa Nadal, moving through 3-6 6-3 7-6(4) 6-2 in front of mesmerised crowd on Friday.…

Soccer-Italy put on a show with win over Turkey in Euro 2020 opener

After a goalless first half, an own goal and strikes by Ciro Immobile and Lorenzo Insigne were just reward for the home side, who played with relentless positivity from the start.

Their dispiriting failure to qualify for the 2018 World …

Stefanos Tsitsipas becomes first Greek to reach Paris Open Final

Greek fifth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas staved off a fightback from German Alexander Zverev to win 6-3 6-3 4-6 4-6 6-3 in a scintillating French Open clash on Friday and book a maiden Grand Slam final spot.

Tsitsipas seen here with …

Police seize thousands of counterfeit football shirts worth £80,000 the day before the start of Euro 2020

Counterfeit football shirts worth £80,000 were seized during a warrant in London by officers from the City of London Police’s Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit.

On Thursday, June 10, officers from the City of London’s Police and Metropolitan Police Service …

Krejcikova beats Greek tennis star Sakkari in dramatic French Open semi-final

Czech Barbora Krejcikova reached the French Open final as she beat Greek 17th seed Maria Sakkari 7-5 4-6 9-7 in a nail-biting, see-saw contest on Thursday.

The world number 33 struggled with nerves throughout but eventually proved more consistent than …

Will Tsitsipas Or Zverev Break New Ground In Paris?

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev have both lifted some of the biggest trophies in tennis, from the Nitto ATP Finals crown to ATP Masters 1000 glory. But they’ve never reached a final at Roland Garros, and have yet to win …

Celtic appoint Australian Greek Ange Postecoglou as new football manager

Celtic Football Club is delighted to announce that it has appointed Ange Postecoglou to the position of Football Manager.

Ange joins Celtic from Yokohama F. Marinos, where he has delivered the J League title. Previously he has also won Premiership …

Barnet appoint Harry Kewell as the new head coach

Barnet Football Club are delighted to announce its new backroom and coaching team, following the appointments of Dean Brennan as their new Head of Football and Harry Kewell as the Bees new First Team Head Coach.

Australian football legend and …

Greek tennis: Maria Sakkari Joins Tsitsipas in French Open Semis

Greek tennis champion Maria Sakkari reached the French Open semifinals on Wednesday after an impressive performance against last year’s winner Iga Swiatek.

Sakkari won in straight sets, 2-0 (6-4, 6-4) and confirmed her stature among the leading ladies of world …

Introducing the UK Cypriot who scored on his debut for Leicester City Harrison Panayiotou

We met up recently with UK Cypriot footballer Harrison Panayiotou who plays for Aldershot FC to tell us his story Panayiotou was born in Leicester, to a Greek Cypriot father, Andreas, who was involved in youth football, and a Kittian …