Romanian billionaire Ion Tiriac, a former tennis player who owns several important tennis tournaments in Europe, says Hungary’s prime minister Viktor Orban offered EUR...

Romania’s Simona Halep goes up in global ranking of highest-paid female athletes

Romanian tennis ace Simona Halep, who is No.1 in the WTA singles ranking, went up two places in Forbes’ ranking of highest-paid female athletes. With...

Fundraising opens for long-distance trail crossing Transylvania

Local NGO Tășuleasa Social has opened the fundraising for Via Transilvanica, a pilgrimage route project that will cross the region of Transylvania. The route will...

Over half of Romanians never engage in physical activity, study shows

Almost three-quarters of Romanians spend at least two and a half hours a day sitting down in front of their computer or in front...

Mountain bike race brings cyclists from 25 countries to Romania

Cyclists from 25 countries, including mountain bike stars, European and national champions, international cycling legends and passionate riders, will join the second edition of...

Romania’s Simona Halep wins Montreal title after tight final against Sloane Stephens

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep, the current leader of the WTA ranking of the best women’s tennis players in the world, managed to win...

Romania’s tennis ace Simona Halep reaches Rogers Cup QF after two victories in one...

Romanian tennis star Simona Halep, who is currently No.1 in the WTA singles ranking, qualified in the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup tournament after...

Minister announces pilot project to connect Romania to EuroVelo cycling network

A pilot project aimed at connecting Romania to the EuroVelo network of cycling routes will be launched next year, environment minister Gratiela Gavrilescu announced...

Romania takes top spot at European Rowing Championship with seven medals

Romania took the top spot at the European Rowing Championships in Glasgow by the number of medals won. The Romanian athletes won seven medals:...

Romanian tennis player wins her first WTA title in Silicon Valley Classic

Romanian tennis player Mihaela Buzarnescu won her first WTA tournament on Sunday, the Mubadala Silicon Valley Clasic. She beat Greek player Maria Sakkari in...

Romanian sports minister on low food allowances for athletes: They must keep within a...

Romania’s 31-year old youth and sports minister wasn't able to present many achievements for her first six months in office, in a press conference,...

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