Wednesday October 22, 2014 Search
Weather | Athens
24o C
14o C
News
Business
Comment
Life
Sports
Community
Survival Guide
Greek Edition
Panionios produces stunning display against PAOK

Kavala's Will Coleman was voted Most Valuable Player of the 11th round of games, for his contribution in the Macedonian club's away win over Kolossos Rhodes.

Panionios became the favorite for the third spot in the regular season of the Basket League after its comprehensive victory against PAOK on Saturday, while Olympiakos and Panathinaikos added one more win to their tally on Sunday. Kavala and Ilisiakos also scored precious victories over the weekend.

Panionios remained joint second with Panathinaikos at the table, leaving PAOK in fourth, with a strong showing at the Nea Smyrni sports hall that brought about an 82-68 final score.

It was quite refreshing, though, to see the Panionios and PAOK fans sit side by side, without any police between them.

The team of coach Yiannis Sfairopoulos has the biggest challenge ahead of it now, as next Monday it will visit leader Olympiakos.

The Reds won 94-76 at Panelefsiniakos to retain their perfect record, while Panathinaikos thrashed the other promoted team, Apollon Patras, 91-60 at home.

Kavala took another leap toward safety beating Kolossos 86-72 on Rhodes. The result led to the dismissal of Kolossos coach Minas Gekos and the return on Tuesday of Vassilis Frangias, who had started the season on the Kolossos bench.

Struggling Ilisiakos also got a breather thanks to its 66-64 home win over Ikaros Kallitheas in the weekend’s tightest game.

In other weekend matches, Aris dismantled Peristeri 70-46 in Thessaloniki and AGO Rethymnou downed visiting KAO Dramas 88-75.

ekathimerini.com , Tuesday Jan 8, 2013 (15:10)  
PAOK fans stop coach Markopoulos´s move to Olympiakos
Reds lose to Nea Kifissia, search for new coach
OFI stuns Panathinaikos, Mitroglou hits twice
Greens survive Turow´s comeback to win
EU´s Juncker pledges investment plan for jobs
The incoming head of the EU executive, Jean-Claude Juncker, told the European Parliament on Wednesday that he would present his 300-billion-euro plan for investment to bolster growth and job...
Cyprus to block Turkey´s EU talks after EEZ violation
Cyprus has said it will block any progress in Turkey's EU membership talks in response to a violation of its exclusive economic zone (EEZ) by a Turkish survey vessel. “We cannot consent to t...
Inside News
Prudential holds on to shorter-maturity Greek bonds amid selloff
Prudential Financial Inc. held on to its Greek government bonds that are due in five years or less even as the nation’s securities last week dropped the most in a year. There’s a good chance...
Taprantzis resigns from privatization agency TAIPED
Andreas Taprantzis has stepped down as executive director at Greece's privatization agency TAIPED, a statement said Wednesday. The reasons for his resignation were not made public. TAIPED sa...
Inside Business
COMMENTARY
Careful what you wish for
Everyone is in a rush to become prime minister in this country, as if they have not learned a single thing from its political history. While still in opposition, PASOK’s George Papandreou ma...
EDITORIAL
Taking care of our key industry
It’s time to face facts: Tourism is the country’s heavy industry. The sector’s considerable contribution has served as a stabilizing factor for the local economy, essentially placing the cou...
Inside Comment
SPONSORED LINK: FinanzNachrichten.de
SPONSORED LINK: BestPrice.gr
 RECENT NEWS
1. Prudential holds on to shorter-maturity Greek bonds amid selloff
2. EU´s Juncker pledges investment plan for jobs
3. Taprantzis resigns from privatization agency TAIPED
4. Cyprus to block Turkey´s EU talks after EEZ violation
5. Juncker’s EU commission team set for parliamentary green light
6. Credit sector officials sleeping easy ahead of stress test results
more news
Today
This Week
1. Juncker’s EU commission team set for parliamentary green light
2. Cyprus to block Turkey's EU talks after EEZ violation
3. Taprantzis resigns from privatization agency TAIPED
4. EU's Juncker pledges investment plan for jobs
5. Prudential holds on to shorter-maturity Greek bonds amid selloff
6. The past, present and future of the Greek debt crisis
Today
This Week
1. Possible third figure in Amphipolis mosaic may be uncovered shortly
2. Istanbul skyscraper casts shadow over Greece's banking ambitions
3. Coalition shooting itself in the foot
4. GPO poll gives SYRIZA clear lead over New Democracy
5. Greece must stick to reforms, says Schaeuble
6. Greece’s closed society is central to its current malaise
   Find us ...
  ... on
Twitter
     ... on Facebook   
About us  |  Subscriptions  |  Advertising  |  Contact us  |  Athens Plus  |  RSS  |   
Copyright © 2014, H KAΘHMEPINH All Rights Reserved.