Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Day 6

Friday, August 12, 2016 12:34
Two medals in rowing events finally put Lithuania on the medal winner's table. In swimming, a new national record has been claimed twice, while in sailing Lithuanian athletes are continuing to fight for a place in the medal race. The basketball team secured its place in the top 16 with a victory over Argentina.

Lithuania celebrates first medals in Rio

Friday, August 12, 2016 07:59
Thursday was a lucky day for Lithuanian athletes who won two Olympic medals in rowing events.

Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Day 5

Thursday, August 11, 2016 10:12
Three Lithuanians took part in competitions on day five in the Rio Olympic Games. Two of them are leaving the games earlier than expected.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Day 4

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 15:46
Day four at Rio Olympics was a good one for team Lithuania. In basketball, Lithuania secured its second victory in a row, Lithuanian rowers advanced to the finals while the sailors are fighting for the tickets to the medal race.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Meilutytė 'achieved victory against all odds'

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 07:35
Rūta Meilutytė finished seventh in the Olympic 100m breaststroke swimming finals, disappointing her own and her fans' hopes for a second Olympic gold. Doctors who worked with the Lithuania swimmer say that the season has been very difficult for Meilutytė who suffered an injury last year.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Day 3

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 11:13
Lithuania is still out of the medal table at Rio Olympics. Day 3 saw good performances from Lithuanian rowers and sailors, while the swimming star Rūta Meilutytė left the Olympic pool with a lot of emotions but without a medal.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Day 2

Monday, August 8, 2016 10:39
The Lithuanian basketball team started the Olympic Games with a victory over Brazil, good result for a Lithuanian cyclist and a final for Rūta Meilutytė.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanian basketball team snatches close victory in Rio Olympics

Monday, August 8, 2016 07:29
Lithuanian men's basketball team began Rio de Janeiro Olympic games with a victory, but, as often, created a dramatic spectacle. The Lithuanian squad, under the leadership of its head coach Jonas Kazlauskas, defeated the Brazilian team with the result 82:76.

Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Day 1

Sunday, August 7, 2016 10:39
The first day in Rio Olympics was average for team Lithuania. Several athletes advanced to next rounds while others said early good bye.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Basketball

Sunday, August 7, 2016 10:22
Lithuanian basketball team is one of the favourites for a medal in the Rio Olympic Games.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Weightlifting, wrestling, shooting and gymnastics

Thursday, August 4, 2016 16:13
Robertas Tvorogalas
A.Pliadžio nuotr. (LTOK)
Sixty-eight Lithuanian athletes will compete in the Rio Olympic Games staht starts this Friday. One athlete will represent Lithuania in each of the following fields: weight-lifting, wrestling, shooting and gymnastics.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Modern pentathlon

Wednesday, August 3, 2016 16:46
Laura Asadauskaitė-Zadneprovskienė
Sputnik/Scanpix
Three Lithuanian athletes will compete in the modern pentathlon event during the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, including the 2012 London Olympics gold medal winner Laura Asadauskaitė.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Cycling

Tuesday, August 2, 2016 14:11
Simona Krupeckaitė
Organizatorių nuotr.
Two male and two female athletes will represent Lithuania in cycling events at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Swimming

Monday, August 1, 2016 14:34
Giedrius Titenis
DELFI (R. Achmedovo nuotr.)
Six Lithuanian swimmers will jump into the Olympic pool in Rio de Janeiro. Giedrius Titenis and Rūta Meilutytė are the favourites to return home with medals.

How many medals will Lithuanians bring from Rio?

Monday, August 1, 2016 13:55
With less than a week left until the beginning of Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, the American media has published predictions for each participating nation's medal count.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Sailing

Friday, July 29, 2016 10:00
Juozas Bernotas
AP/Scanpix
Lithuania will be represented by two sailors who will compete in the ocean waters of Rio de Janeiro in the Olympic Games starting next week.

Sabonis accredited to Olympics despite supermarket ads

Thursday, July 28, 2016 15:35
Arvydas Sabonis
DELFI (R. Achmedovo nuotr.)
Lidl's advertising campaign in Lithuania has not prevented Arvydas Sabonis, president of the Lithuanian Basketball Federation, from getting accreditation for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Rowing

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 14:35
Armandas Kelmelis
LIF nuotr.
Ten Lithuanian rowers will race in the Brazilian waters during the Olympic Games that will on August 5 in Rio de Janeiro.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania's sports chief disappointed with IOC's decision on Russia

Monday, July 25, 2016 12:07
The International Olympic Committee's (IOC) decision not to blanket-ban Russian athletes from competing in Rio Olympics is disappointing to most in the sports community, says the Lithuanian Department of Physical Education and Sports head.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Canoeing

Monday, July 25, 2016 11:40
Ignas Navakauskas
Organizatorių nuotr.
Six athletes will represent Lithuania in canoeing races in the upcoming Olympic Games that will start this in Rio de Janeiro on August 5.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.