Alex Anyfantis

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Winners and Sinners: The highs and lows of Greek football in Europe

WINNERS PAOK It is a most daunting task to have to come into your first game of the season, when your feet are still heavy from all the exercises and …

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Young Greek Eric Kafritsas makes Victorian school state basketball team

Eric Kafritsas will have a chance to show off his talent and hopefully take the next step forward in his career during the interstate school championship. The 17-year-old was selected …

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Spartans secure first place with narrow win over PEGS

The Spartans have completed their regular season at the top of the ladder with two games left to play. The outcome was finalised after Saturday’s hard-earned victory against PEGS by …

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Meet the 15-year-old Greek Australian karate champion ranked number one in Australia

There’s no denying Peter Kostopoulos’ passion for karate. He took his first steps onto the tatami mat when he was just five years old, practising his mawashi geri (round house …

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Olympiacos annihilate Plzen 4-0 to advance to next round of Champions League qualifiers

Olympiacos have made it through to the third round of the UEFA Champions League qualifiers, after a dominant 4-0 win against Czech side Viktoria Plzen at the Georgios Karaiskakis. The …

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Winners and Sinners: Panathinaikos youngsters stun European greats

WINNERS PANATHINAIKOS FOOTBALL TEAM Something good has been brewing in Peania and the first signs had been shown last season, when the team made things difficult for clubs who were …

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Melbourne’s ‘Golden Greek’ is proving tough to beat in the ring

Adam Kaoullas is a 25-year-old professional boxer who has been on the path of success for a while now. He fights in the welterweight division (for the uninitiated, that’s in …

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The great misfortune of Kostas Fortounis and Greece’s unique sailing success

WINNERS ODYSSEAS SPANAKIS/KOSTAS MICHALOPOYLOS It’s rare to hear someone mention a sport such as sailing in today’s media. Yet Greece’s youth team is worthy of a shout out following their …

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A young Greek Aussie in one of the greatest football academies

Some of you may be familiar with the story of young George Paterakis. He recently returned to Melbourne from his inaugural season training at the Villareal CF facilities, under the …

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Hellas support decision to remove NCIP but will remain as is

Football in Australia is currently going through a period of transition. Stakeholders are working towards making the product more attractive for fans in the hope that the clubs would enjoy …