Tentoglou reaches Istanbul final

Miltiadis (Miltos) Tentoglou, of Greece, makes an attempt in the men’s long jump qualification at the European Athletics Indoor Championships at Atakoy Arena in Istanbul, Friday.

Greek veteran Ntrismpioti wins gold in Munich

Antigoni Ntrismpioti (also spelled Drisbioti) has won the gold medal in the women’s 35km race walking at the European Athletics Championships 2022 in Munich.

Tentoglou narrowly misses out on Worlds gold

Olympic gold medallist Miltos Tentoglou narrowly missed out on the sole gold medal that has eluded him, i.e. that of the World Track & Field Championships, as in the early hours of Sunday (Greek time) he finished second in the long jump final.

Spartathlon returns and a Greek man wins it

Greek runner Fotis Zisimopoulos won the 39th Spartathlon, the ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta in southern Greece, on Saturday, by an impressive margin of one hour and 20 minutes.

Tentoglou wins gold with dramatic final leap

Miltiadis Tentoglou of Greece won the men’s long jump in the most dramatic fashion on Monday as he leapt 8.41 metres in his final attempt to snatch the gold medal from Cuba’s Juan Miguel Echevarria.

‘Sportsmanship in the biggest way possible’

Jonathan Busby speaks to Kathimerini about one of the most inspiring moments in sports that took place in Doha, Qatar, on the first night of the track and field world championships. 

Stefanidi wins bronze in Doha’s pole vault finals

Katerina Stefanidi, of Greece, bronze, Anzhelika Sidorova, center, who participates as a neutral athlete, gold, and Sandi Morris, of the United States, silver after the women's pole vault final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, on Sunday. [Petr David Josek/AP]