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Greek athletes in swimming and shooting scored two silver medals for Greece in the 2015 Baku European Games, following the two bronze won by Greek Water Polo teams last weekend.

Greek athletes in swimming and shooting scored two silver medals for Greece in the 2015 Baku European Games, following the two bronze won by Greek Water Polo teams last weekend.

It was a great weekend for Greek water polo, as both women’s and men’s teams won bronze in the in Baku 2015 1st European Games.

It was a great weekend for Greek water polo, as both women’s and men’s teams won bronze in the in Baku 2015 1st European Games.

Argiris Kampouris is a retired Greek professional basketball player who played for Olympiakos, Peristeri and the Greek national team that won the European Championship over the CCCP. 6/14/87 the score is tied at 101 and the clock is on its final seconds of the second overtime. Arigiris Kampouris is fouled and sent to the free-throw line. Suddenly the outsider has the ultimate chance. The coldblooded 6 foot 10 giant makes both free-throws and returns to Greece with the first European title.

Argiris Kampouris is a retired Greek professional basketball player who played for Olympiakos, Peristeri and the Greek national team that won the European Championship over the CCCP. 6/14/87 the score is tied at 101 and the clock is on its final seconds of the second overtime. Arigiris Kampouris is fouled and sent to the free-throw line. Suddenly the outsider has the ultimate chance. The coldblooded 6 foot 10 giant makes both free-throws and returns to Greece with the first European title.

The mens’ Greek table tennis team won the silver medal at the Liebherr 2013 European Championships Final that took place in Schwechat, Austria on October 5. After beating Portugal, Panagiotis Gionis scored the only victory against Germany’s Patrick Baum. With its first ever medal in a European Championship the team brought this so far unpopular sport into play and confirmed its status as an international force.

The mens’ Greek table tennis team won the silver medal at the Liebherr 2013 European Championships Final that took place in Schwechat, Austria on October 5. After beating Portugal, Panagiotis Gionis scored the only victory against Germany’s Patrick Baum. With its first ever medal in a European Championship the team brought this so far unpopular sport into play and confirmed its status as an international force.

Sofia Bekatorou, 1977- , is a retired competitive sailor from #Athens, #Greece. Bekatorou has competed in over 470 main events. She has gold (Athens '04) and bronze (Beijing '08) Olympic medals, a gold medal ('03) from the ISAF World Championship, three gold medals ('00, '01, & 02') from the 470 World Championships, two gold medals (00' & 01') and a silver medal ('02) from the 470 European Championships, and a bronze medal ('07) from the Yngling European Championships.

Sofia Bekatorou, 1977- , is a retired competitive sailor from #Athens, #Greece. Bekatorou has competed in over 470 main events. She has gold (Athens '04) and bronze (Beijing '08) Olympic medals, a gold medal ('03) from the ISAF World Championship, three gold medals ('00, '01, & 02') from the 470 World Championships, two gold medals (00' & 01') and a silver medal ('02) from the 470 European Championships, and a bronze medal ('07) from the Yngling European Championships.

Panagiotis Fasoulas, 1963- , is a retired basketball player from #Thessaloniki, #Greece. He played for NC State and was drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in 1986. He opted out to play for #PAOK BC and then #Olympiakos BC. Fasoulas is known as one of the best European players in recent history and has been selected to the Greek Hall of Fame by Eurobasket.com.

Panagiotis Fasoulas, 1963- , is a retired basketball player from #Thessaloniki, #Greece. He played for NC State and was drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers in 1986. He opted out to play for #PAOK BC and then #Olympiakos BC. Fasoulas is known as one of the best European players in recent history and has been selected to the Greek Hall of Fame by Eurobasket.com.

George Azoidis won the bronze medal for the category of 66 kilos in the context of the international tournament U21 in Berlin. Azoidis was already a young European champion in the tournaments of 2012 and  2010.

George Azoidis won the bronze medal for the category of 66 kilos in the context of the international tournament U21 in Berlin. Azoidis was already a young European champion in the tournaments of 2012 and 2010.

Aikaterini Nikolaidou wrote history. The #Greek rower won the gold medal in the 2013 #European #Rowing Championship which took place on May 31- June 2 in Seville, Spain. Even though the wind conditions were unfavorable, Nikolaidou did a very fast final sprint that gave her the first place with a time of 8:32.92.

Aikaterini Nikolaidou wrote history. The #Greek rower won the gold medal in the 2013 #European #Rowing Championship which took place on May 31- June 2 in Seville, Spain. Even though the wind conditions were unfavorable, Nikolaidou did a very fast final sprint that gave her the first place with a time of 8:32.92.

Ioannis Melissanidis, 1977-, is a retired #Greek artistic gymnast. He won the title of the 1996 #Olympic champion on floor exercise and was the first Greek gymnast ever to win a silver medal at the World Championships.

Ioannis Melissanidis, 1977-, is a retired #Greek artistic gymnast. He won the title of the 1996 #Olympic champion on floor exercise and was the first Greek gymnast ever to win a silver medal at the World Championships.

Nikolaos Kaklamanakis, 1968-, is one of #Greece's most popular athletes competing in sailing. Kaklamanakis has won the Mistral class windsurfing World Championship three times, the gold medal at the 1996 Summer #Olympics and the silver medal in the 2004 Summer Olympics. He was the one to lit the torch in the opening ceremony of the 2004 Summer Olympics in #Athens.

Nikolaos Kaklamanakis, 1968-, is one of #Greece's most popular athletes competing in sailing. Kaklamanakis has won the Mistral class windsurfing World Championship three times, the gold medal at the 1996 Summer #Olympics and the silver medal in the 2004 Summer Olympics. He was the one to lit the torch in the opening ceremony of the 2004 Summer Olympics in #Athens.


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