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Panathinaikos will remain in the EuroLeague

Panathinaikos will remain in the EuroLeague

Despite Panathinaikos having declared its desire to leave the competition, it has been confirmed that the club will remain in the EuroLeague for the 2020/2021 season. Earlier in the month, Panathinaikos owner…

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Panathinaikos officially announce intention to leave EuroLeague

Panathinaikos have confirmed their intention to leave the EuroLeague by submitting an official letter to the relevant organisation. A copy of the letter was published on Panathinaikos’ website: “Dear Mr. Bertomeu, “As…

Giannakopoulos, the owner of the Panathinaikos

Greece’s most successful basketball club is for sale

Dimitris Giannakopoulos, the owner of the Panathinaikos Athletics Club and Basketball Club, has said that “Panathinaikos [Basketball Club] is for sale for 25 million euros.” Giannakopoulos stated “Good evening, I would like…

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Panathinaikos named Greek League champions for 2019-20 season

ESAKE has crowned Panathinaikos champions of the 2019/2020 Basket League season, while no teams will suffer demotion to the second tier. As a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic, the Basket League regular…

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Greek football in the age of coronavirus

The return of football is a sign that society is progressing towards the “new normal”. It will also bring back an element of life that people in Greece and around the world…

Dimitris Diamantidis and Kobe Bryant

I wish I had Diamantidis on my team: Kobe Bryant

The world is still reeling, two days after NBA legend and former Los Angeles Lakers star, Kobe Bryant was killed in a helicopter crash along with his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, and seven…

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Xronia polla to Thanasis Antetokounmpo, who turns 27 today

Greek professional basketball player Thanasis Antetokounmpo, was born on July 18, 1992 in Athens, Greece. Today he will be celebrating his birthday and the signing of a two-year contract at Milwaukee Bucks,…

Athens Derby Abandoned after fans and police clash 9

Athens Derby Abandoned after fans and police clash

Sunday evening’s big “Derby of the Eternal Enemies” clash between Panathinaikos and Olympiacos was stopped and then abandoned after 70 minutes with Olympiacos leading 1-0 due to clashes outside the stadium between…

Top of the Table Drama in the Greek Super League 15

Top of the Table Drama in the Greek Super League

By Chrisos Mavromoustakos  First up, the game between ARIS and AEK Athens. ARIS are in a great run of form and haven’t lost since the 28th of January. Whilst AEK looks to…

Xronia Polla Giorgos Karagounis, who turns 42 today 17

Xronia Polla Giorgos Karagounis, who turns 42 today

Former Greek professional footballer who gave his heart for the Greek national team and was a part of the UEFA Euro 2004 winning squad, Giorgos Karagounis was born on March 6, 1977 in Pyrgos, Greece. Giorgos…

Greek government slams Olympiakos for forfeiting basketball game 19

Greek government slams Olympiakos for forfeiting basketball game

Greece’s government has condemned a walkout by Olympiakos basketball club during a Greek Cup semifinal game against rival Panathinaikos, following complaints about the refereeing. Olympiakos forfeited the game at Olympic Stadium in…

Moledo gives Panathinaikos the advantage 25

Moledo gives Panathinaikos the advantage

A goal in the final 10 minutes from Moledo gave Panathinaikos the 1-0 victory against AIK in the first leg of the UEFA Europa League 3rd Qualifying Round. The goal gives Panathinaikos…

Bourousis returns to Greece for Panathinaikos 26

Bourousis returns to Greece for Panathinaikos

Panathinaikos completed one of the biggest signings of the summer when they agreed to a 2-year deal with Ioannis Bourousis . The Greek center was rumored to go to the NBA, but…