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GCT celebrates World Photography Day

World Photography Day – a globally recognised celebration of photography and photographic history. In celebration of World Photography Day earlier this week, we remember some of the best shots and stories captured…

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‘Stay Home’ with Anna Vissi and her music (VIDEOS)

Many artists aren’t simply adapting to these new circumstances; they’re using this time to share music that speaks directly to our current moment. Following the success of Antonis Remos, Greek Cypriot artist…

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Love Music: 16 sports personalities & 16 music artists (VIDEOS)

Sixteen sports personalities and sixteen popular music artists joined forces for “Μουσικές Αγάπης” (Love Music), a challenge by 24Media to raise money for Greece’s healthcare system. In the musical challenge ‘‘The Unplugged…

Greece’s Maria Sakkari breaks into Top 20 WTA Rankings 2

Greece’s Maria Sakkari breaks into Top 20 WTA Rankings

Greece’s young tennis star Maria Sakkari has reached a new career-high WTA ranking of number 20 in the world, becoming just the second Greek female tennis player to ever break into the…

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Maria Sakkari through to St. Petersburg semi-final

Greece’s Maria Sakkari upset Swiss world number five Belinda Bencic 2-6 6-4 6-3 in the quarterfinals of the 2020 St. Petersburg Ladies’ Trophy in Russia. Coming into the match, the two had…

Maria Sakkari moves up in new career-high ranking 3

Maria Sakkari moves up in new career-high ranking

Greece’s Maria Sakkari has moved up from 29 to 22 in this week’s WTA rankings, surpassing her previous career-high of 27 in the world despite only playing one match since the US…

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Maria Sakkari falls short in San Jose semi-final

Sakkari falls short in San Jose semi-final Greece’s Maria Sakkari fell short in the San Jose semif-inal, losing to China’s Saisa Zheng 7/6, 6/2. Sakkari, a finalist at San Jose in 2018,…

Tsitsipas and Sakkari reach Semi Finals in US tournaments 5

Tsitsipas and Sakkari reach Semi Finals in US tournaments

Greece’s young tennis star Stefanos Tsitsipas put in an outstanding performance on Friday at the Citi Open, winning eight consecutive games to reach the semi-finals over No. 10 seed Benoit Paire of France 7-5, 6-0. “I’m…

Super Sakkari smashes her way into 3rd round at Wimbledon 8

Super Sakkari smashes her way into 3rd round at Wimbledon

Greece’s Maria Sakkari defeated the Czech Republic’s Marie Bouzkova 6-4 6-1 to advance to the third round at Wimbledon. The two had never played against each other before, and it was Bouzkova,…