Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Race walkers

Monday, June 13, 2016 12:09
The Lithuanian athletes are working hard in their preparations for the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Among the 67 Lithuanian athletes who will compete in the games are seven walkers who will take part in the races for 20 and 50 kilometres.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

Meilutytė's double triumph in Barcelona (1)

Monday, June 13, 2016 07:46
Rūta Meilutytė took the gold medal in a 100-meter breaststroke swimming event on Sunday at the international swimming competition Mare Nostrum 2016 in Barcelona.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Marathon

Friday, June 10, 2016 14:07
With only months left until the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the Lithuania Tribune introduces some of the women and men who will represent Lithuania in the most important sports event of the year.

Who has Domantas Sabonis picked as the team he wants to play for in the NBA?

Friday, June 10, 2016 12:07
Domantas Sabonis, son of Lithuanian NBA legend Arvydas, has indicated a clear preference for the NBA teams that he wants to play for ahead of the upcoming NBA draft on June 23.

Where are Lithuanians going to watch UEFA Euro 2016?

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 17:00
Big screens by the White Bridge in Vilnius will broadcast UEFA Euro matches
Organizatorių nuotr.
Although Lithuania is a basketball country, sports fans are getting ready for one of the highlights of the summer, the UEFA Euro 2016 championship. Restaurants and bars in Lithuania's main cities are setting up TVs, hoping to attract football crowds to watch the game there.

Lidl may have to suspend Sabonis ad campaign over Olympic charter

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 08:54
Lithuanian basketball legend Arvydas Sabonis, who is the president of the Lithuanian Basketball Federation, has been the face of the launch of German retail chain Lidl in the country - but that may prove a problem ahead of the Olympic Games.

Expanded list for 2016 national Lithuanian basketball team published by FIBA

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 17:50
FIBA has published an expanded list of Lithuanian basketball player candidates for the Olympics - despite Lithuanian national team coach Jonas Kazlauskas' promise that he would only publish the list after the Lithuanian Basketball League (LKL) finals.

Sabonis Jr to team up with Valančiūnas at Raptors?

Monday, June 6, 2016 17:33
Domantas Sabonis, son of Lithuanian NBA legend Arvydas, is working out today with the Toronto Raptors, and could be drafted by the Eastern conference finalists.

Berankis secures spot as first Lithuanian tennis player in Olympics

Monday, June 6, 2016 09:33
Lithuanian tennis player Ričardas Berankis on Monday assured himself a spot in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio.

Investigation of FIBA's attack on Eurocup requested by Lithuanian MEP

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 09:27
European Parliament member and former president of Lithuania's A and B basketball leagues Bronis Ropė has appealed to the European Commission regarding potentially unfair commercial practices by the international basketball federation (FIBA).

Sabonis reelected as head of Lithuanian Basketball Federation

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 17:00
Arvydas Sabonis
DELFI (R. Achmedovo nuotr.)
Arvydas Sabonis, the legendary basketball center, has been reelected to head the Lithuanian Basketball Federation for another term.

The Top 10 Lithuanian sportspeople of all time

Friday, May 27, 2016 15:36
Lithuania has produced many outstanding sportsmen and women so selecting a Top 10 sportspeople of all time is an almost impossible task. Here is our selection of the top Lithuanian sportspeople of all time and we want you our readers all around the world to choose who you think the Top 10 Lithuanian sportspeople of all time are.

Valanciunas comeback can’t save Raptors from Cleveland rout (1)

Thursday, May 26, 2016 17:58
The return of Lithuanian powerhouse Jonas Valanciunas to the Toronto Raptors line-up against Cleveland couldn’t stop the Cavaliers from inflicting a humiliating defeat on Toronto in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals.

Lithuanian swimmer Rapšys claims European bronze

Monday, May 23, 2016 12:49
Danas Rapšys
DELFI (R.Chairulino nuotr.)
Lithuanian swimmer Danas Rapšys finished the 200m final with the third-best result on Saturday, claiming bronze at the European Championship in London.

Valančiūnas casts doubt on return to play-offs

Thursday, May 19, 2016 12:38
Jonas Valančiūnas
Lithuanian NBA fans hoping to see Jonas Valančiūnas return to action during the Toronto Raptors Eastern Conference final against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers may be disappointed.

Meilutytė takes gold at European Championships

Thursday, May 19, 2016 08:29
Lithuanian swimming star 19-year-old Rūta Meilutytė has won gold in the women's 100 metre breaststroke final at the European Championships.

Lithuanian swimmer Titenis wins European bronze

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 08:41
Giedrius Titenis (right)
Tuesday was a good day for Lithuanian swimmers at the European Swimming Championship in London. Giedrius Titenis won bronze and Lithuania's golden girl Rūta Muilutytė easily qualified for the finals.

Lithuania’s golden girl Meilutytė lays down marker with first swim at European Championships

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 17:49
Rūta Meilutytė laid down a marker with her first swim of the London 2016 European Championships to lead all qualifiers from the 100m breaststroke heats.

Lithuanian swimmer qualifies for European 100m final

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 09:41
Giedrius Titenis qualified for the final of the European Swimming Championships 100m breaststroke, coming second in his semi-final last night.

Raptors clinch series win against Heat to set stage for Valančiūnas comeback

Monday, May 16, 2016 15:57
Despite lacking Jonas Valančiūnas due to an ankle injury, the Toronto Raptors managed to beat the Miami Heat in the playoffs to secure the team's first-ever place in the NBA's Eastern Conference finals in its 21-year history.