Lithuanian stunt motorcycle star wows viewers in India and around the worldFREE

Sunday, May 15, 2016 07:00
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Arūnas (a.k.a. Aras) Gibieža, a Lithuanian world-class motorcycle stunt biker, is wowing audiences in India on his latest motorcycle stunt driving tour.

Valančiūnas confident Raptors can beat Heat to clinch final four spotFREE

Friday, May 13, 2016 15:36
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The Toronto Raptors face the Miami Heat tonight with the chance to clinch a final four playoff place and Toronto’s injured Lithuanian NBA star Jonas Valančiūnas is confident they can close the deal in Miami.

Without injured Valančiūnas Raptors lose to Miami to tie seriesFREE

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 14:04
A Jonas Valančiūnas-less Toronto Raptors let a nine-point fourth quarter lead slip, allowing a Dwayne Wade-inspired Miami to level the series in overtime last night.

Injury will keep Jonas Valančiūnas out for remainder of playoff series against HeatFREE

Monday, May 9, 2016 14:22
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Jonas Valančiūnas, the Toronto Raptors' Lithuanian center who has risen to the challenge of the Eastern Conference's semifinals, will miss out on the rest of his team's games against the Miami Heat due to a sprained right ankle.

Lithuanian rowers take home three medals at European Rowing ChampionshipsFREE

Monday, May 9, 2016 13:56
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Lithuanian rowers collected a total of three medals at the European Rowing Championship, showing promising performances ahead of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Birthday Boy Valančiūnas comes up big for Toronto to blow out HeatFREE

Friday, May 6, 2016 16:31
Lithuanian NBA star Jonas Valančiūnas saved the day for the Toronto Raptors with pivotal offensive rebounds that allowed them to come from behind to vanquish the Miami Heat in overtime.

Valančiūnas steps up for Raptors but can’t prevent Miami winFREE

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 18:43
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Jonas Valančiūnas put in another stellar performance for the Toronto Raptors last night but couldn’t stop the Miami Heat from taking the first game of their second round play-off series in overtime.

Lithuania’s strongest man Savickas beats Game of Thrones ‘the Mountain’ in log lifting contestFREE

Monday, May 2, 2016 17:22
Lithuania’s strongest man and the 2014 world’s strongest man Žydrūnas Savickas has beaten Thor Bjornsson, ‘the Mountain” in Game of Thrones in an astonishing Guinness World Records contest to break the world record for log-lifting.

Valančiūnas bounces back to help Toronto make history with play-off series winFREE

Monday, May 2, 2016 13:33
Lithuanian NBA star Jonas Valančiūnas’ stellar rebounding played a key part in firing the Toronto Raptors to their first play-off series victory since 2001, with a Game 7 win over the Indiana Pacers.

Motiejūnas and Rockets eliminated after blow-out loss to WarriorsFREE

Thursday, April 28, 2016 17:18
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Donatas Motiejūnas and the Houston Rockets were eliminated from the NBA playoffs by a Stephen Curry-less Golden State Warriors in a crushing defeat last night.

Lithuania’s Valančiūnas quiet as Toronto pull off memorable comeback against PacersFREE

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 15:51
The Toronto Raptors pulled off a memorable comeback against the Indiana Pacers in Game 5 of the play-offs despite Lithuanian powerhouse Jonas Valančiūnas being kept shackled by the Pacers.

Power play of Lithuania’s Valunčiūnas doesn’t save Raptors as Motiejūnas’ Rockets fail to igniteFREE

Monday, April 25, 2016 15:07
Lithuania’s Jonas Valančiūnas led the scoring for the Toronto Raptors on Saturday but couldn’t prevent a loss to the Indiana Pacers as Donatas Motiejūnas failed to fire for Houston as the Rockets were blown out by Golden State.

Lithuanian tennis star Berankis climbs to his highest world ranking yetFREE

Monday, April 25, 2016 10:29
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Lithuania's top tennis player Ričardas Berankis has achieved his highest ATP ranking so far after winning an ATP Challenger Tour match.

Valančiūnas poised to become Lithuanian record-setter, surpassing iconic Lithuanian greatsFREE

Saturday, April 23, 2016 12:37
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Jonas Valančiūnas's extraordinary performance in the NBA playoffs with the Toronto Raptors has made waves in Canada and the NBA that are being felt in Lithuania as well. The rising star is approaching or has met the Lithuanian records set by other famous NBA big men like Arvydas Sabonis and Žydrūnas Ilgauskas.

Lithuanian Basketball Federation had no option but to stay with FIBA, says SabonisFREE

Thursday, April 21, 2016 17:15
The Lithuanian Basketball Federation (LKF) sees no alternative to the International Basketball Federation (FIBA), LKF president Arvydas Sabonis said after the federation decided to suspend clubs playing in the Eurocup tournament organized by Euroleague from participation in official basketball matches.

Lithuanian Basketball Federation suspends Vilnius club after FIBA declares war on EuroleagueFREE

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 16:46
The recent threats from the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) to ban 14 nations, including Lithuania, from Eurobasket 2017 have prompted a dramatic conflict within the Lithuanian Basketball League (LKL) and the Lithuanian Basketball Federation (LKF).

Valančiūnas leads Raptors to big win over Indiana PacersFREE

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 17:14
In a strong game for Lithuanian basketballer Jonas Valančiūnas, the Toronto Raptors have broken a seven-game losing streak with a victory against the Indiana pacers.

Two Lithuanian footballers suspended over dopingFREE

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 13:18
Two Lithuanian football players have reportedly been caught doping. Tests detected Meldonium in their urine, a substance that the World Anti-Doping Agency banned from use by athletes as of January 1.

Lithuania faces possible ban from Eurobasket 2017FREE

Monday, April 18, 2016 13:08
Lithuania is among 14 nations that could be banned from Eurbasket 2017, the media has reported, but the country's basketball federation cautions that FIBA has only asked for clarification and has not yet sanctioned Europe's silver medallists.

Lithuanian tennis player Berankis qualifies for OlympicsFREE

Monday, April 18, 2016 06:49
Lithuania's top-ranking tennis player Ričardas Berankis has secured a ticket to Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.