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.

Meilutytė‘s number-one opponent Efimova out of Olympics

Monday, July 25, 2016 08:50
Although the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has refrained from banning the entire Russian delegation from the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, the ticket to Brazil will not be extended to swimmer Yuliya Efimova and other Russian athletes who have been entangled in doping scandals.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Judo

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 16:46
One judoka - practitioner of judo - will be part of Lithuania's team at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Boxing

Monday, July 18, 2016 16:25
Evaldas Petrauskas
Organizatorių nuotr.
Two boxers will be among the 68 Lithuanian athletes who will be competing for Olympic medals at the Rio de Janeiro Games this summer.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanian marathon runner Balčiūnaitė gets maximum penalty for doping

Monday, July 18, 2016 13:38
Lithuanian long-distance runner Živilė Balčiūnaitė has been slammed with an eight-year ban from competition after testing positive for doping.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania's Motiejūnas skipping Rio Olympics

Friday, July 15, 2016 10:26
Donatas Motiejūnas
DELFI (R. Achmedovo nuotr.)
Lithuania's national basketball team will have to do without one of the country's best players Donatas Motiejūnas in Rio Olympics.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanian athletes heading to Rio (1)

Friday, July 15, 2016 10:03
Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro
Organizatorių nuotr.
The Lithuanian Olympic team is leaving for Rio de Janeiro.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuanian rower breaks bones in palm, shattering Olympic dreams for 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016 10:07
Lithuania's Olympic ambitions suffered a significant setback after Rolandas Maščinskas, part of a two-man Olympic-eligible crew with Saulius Ritteris, broke his hand.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

New York Knicks prompt furore by saying Lithuanian Kuzminskas 'from USSR'

Monday, July 11, 2016 18:27
Lithuania’s ambassador to the United States has intervened after the New York Knicks listed their new NBA signing Rolandas Kuzminskas as being from the USSR not Lithuania.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Silver medal for Airinė Palšytė in high jump at European championship (1)

Friday, July 8, 2016 08:59
AP/Scanpix
Lithuanian high-jump athlete Airinė Palšytė took the silver medal last night at the European Athletics Championship, tying with Bulgarian high-jumper Mirela Demireva with a height of 1.96m.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania's Mindaugas Kuzminskas to join the NY Knicks

Thursday, July 7, 2016 11:20
On the celebration of the coronation of King Mindaugas on Wednesday, well-known Lithuanian basketballer Mindaugas Kuzminskas left for New York to sign a contract with the NBA's New York Knicks.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Lithuania lays up bronze at U17 Basketball World Championships

Monday, July 4, 2016 18:05
Lithuania have taken bronze at the U17 basketball world championships.

Lithuania beat France to set up semi-final against USA in U17 World Championships

Friday, July 1, 2016 13:20
Lithuania secured a thrilling victory over France in overtime to set up a semi-final against reigning U-17 World Champions the United States today.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

A second Brexit: Iceland knock England out of Euros

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 10:20
Iceland pulled off one of the biggest upsets in the history of the European Championships last night by deservedly beating England 2-1 in Nice.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.