Lithuanian basketball stars lose thousands in Greek god bust swindle

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 08:10
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Lithuania basketballers hit Palanga to kick off preparations for Rio Games

Monday, June 27, 2016 16:38
Lithuania’s national basketball team, ranked number three in the world, launched their preparations for the 2016 Olympics at Lithuania’s most popular seaside resort Palanga.

Outdoing Dad: Sabonis headed to Oklahoma City after going 11th in NBA draft

Monday, June 27, 2016 10:47
Domantas Sabonis
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Domantas Sabonis is headed to the Oklahoma City Thunder after being taken as the 11th pick by the Orlando Magic before being traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder, home of NBA star Kevin Durant.

‘My goal is to be the first Lithuanian NBA champion’

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 17:54
Domantas Sabonis has laid out his ambitions to reach the top of world basketball by winning an NBA title, ahead of the NBA draft on Thursday.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Tennis and Badminton

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 16:01
The Lithuanian team in this year's Olympic Games includes at least 68 athletes who will compete in 16 different sports. Two of them will represent the country on the courts of tennis and badminton.

Team Lithuania at Rio Olympics: Track and Field

Thursday, June 16, 2016 15:28
The Lithuanian team will include 68 athletes who will fight for a medal in the upcoming Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. After meeting the marathon runners and race walkers, we'd like to introduce you to Lithuania's athletes who will compete in the Olympic track and field events.To read this article, try a €5.99 monthly subscription by clicking here.

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
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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
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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
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Lithuanian swimmer Danas Rapšys finished the 200m final with the third-best result on Saturday, claiming bronze at the European Championship in London.