Category: Sports

Prosecutors Investigating Spanish Basketball Deal

A lawyer for a Georgian family that sent their son to Baskonia, Giorgi Kondakhashvili, says the investigation is looking into possible misappropriation and embezzlement of government funds. Prosecutors have taken documents from the Georgian Basketball Federation office, Kondakhashvili said. Two years after board members quit the Georgian Basketball Federation in protest of a player development […]

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France-Croatia: Youth Vs Experience

It’s official: France vs Croatia will be the 2018 World Cup Final. One can say this World Cup is nothing if not surprising: Germany knocked out at the beginning of the competition, Spain defeated by Russia, and Croatia reaching the final! If France perseveres (winners in 1998 and finalists in 2006), Croatia will discover for […]

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Croatia Team Colors Made in Georgia

The team colors worn by the Croatians during the 2018 World Cup were made in Georgia! The information about this is avaliable on Nike’s official website where, in photos, we can see that there is an inscription on the sportswear: “Made in Georgia.” Yesterday, Croatia kicked Russia out of the World Cup football tournament following […]

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Croatia’s President Sings for World Cup Victory

Croatia’s first female President, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, was in attendance on the night her team kicked Russia out of the World Cup football tournament following a 4-3 penalty shootout win. She celebrated the victory with the football team. In a video which was published on her official Facebook page she is seen dancing and singing along […]

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PM Awards Georgian Basketball Player Zaza Pachulia

Georgia’s newly-elected Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze awarded the title of Knight of Sports to Zaza Pachulia, the former captain of the Georgian national basketball team and power forward for the Golden State Warriors, the current NBA champions.  The PM thanked Pachulia for his contribution to the promotion of Georgian basketball in the international arena, and […]

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