Category Archives: Sports

FOOTBALL: Cyprus title race kicks-off as teams splash the cash

With the new Cyprus football season getting underway top-flight clubs are looking to spend big to add quality to their squads as they aim for a lucrative qualification spot in European competition.Most teams have increased their budgets this season and...

CYPRUS: RAF Akrotiri plays football friendly against Cypriot team

RAF Akrotiri Football Club and neighbouring Akrotiri FC, played out a hard-fought 3-3 draw in the newly renovated stadium in the village.The friendly match, which played a key role in both sides pre-season preparations, not only gave players the opport...

Cypriot tennis player Petros Chrysochos wins US Edwardsville

Cypriot tennis player Petros Chrysochos won the ITF World Tennis Tour Edwardsville Futures in the United States, beating five American players in his first appearance.According to the Cyprus Tennis Federation, this is the first professional title for C...

Strict fines and new green points among the new measures for better municipal waste management

The Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment Costas Kadis said he will enable municipalities to impose severe penalties on polluters of open spaces and will create new green points in Nicosia district, to support the adjustment of loc...

Cyprus wins two more medals at the European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku

Cyprus won Saturday two more medals at the 15th Summer European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) in Baku.Grigoris Nikolaou won a gold medal at triple jump and Styliana Ioannidou won a bronze medal at high jump.According to Cyprus Union of Sports

Balarjishvili secures bronze medal in 15th European Olympic Youth Festival

Cypriot Giorgos Balarjishvili won the bronze medal in Boys Judo 60kg in the 15th European Olympic Youth Festival taking place in Baku, Azerbaijan.The 17 year old Judoka fought five matches wining over Poland's Olaf Loska and advanced to the last