Locked content Poland on the verge of World Cup qualification after beating Armenia

Poland beat Armenia 6:1 in an away game in the second to last World Cup qualifying round. Robert Lewandowski scored three goals to become Poland’s all-time highest scorer beating Włodzimierz Lubański. Kamil Grosicki, Rafał Wolski and Jakub Błaszczykowski scored one each. Hovhannes Hambardzumya...

Locked content Poland drops in the latest FIFA ranking

Polish men’s national football team has been placed 6th in the latest FIFA ranking. Compared to last month’s record-high standing, Poland dropped by one spot. Among the European teams, it was ranked 4th. Germany regained the lead, overtaking Brazil. Portugal advanced to the fourth spot. ...

Locked content Poland with 8 medals in IAAF World Championships

Polish athletes won eight medals in the track and field IAAF World Championships held in London. Hammer throwers Anita Włodarczyk and Paweł Fajdek won the two gold medals, with Paweł Lisek (pole vault) and Adam Kszczot (800 meters). Polish female 4×400 relay, Malwina Kopron and Wojciech Nowicki...

Locked content Poland 5th in the latest FIFA ranking

Polish men’s national football team has been placed 5th in the latest FIFA ranking. This is the team’s highest position in history. Compared to last month’s standing, Poland advanced by one spot and outranks such football powerhouses as Portugal (6th), France (10th), Spain (11th) a...

Locked content Włodarczyk wins gold in London. Kopron with bronze.

World record holder in hammer throw Anita Włodarczyk retained the world championship at the London IAAF track and field World Championship. Włodarczyk, the dominating figure over the past half-decade with two Olympic titles, had her gold-medal throw of 77.90 meters on her penultimate attempt, extend...

Locked content Poland with 20 World Games medals

Polish team won 20 medals during World Games held in Wrocław, and 10 more in the invitational events. Polish athletes won 9 golds, 10 silvers, and 11 bronze, winning such events as kick boxing (twice), ju-jitsu (twice) and dancing. In the medal standings, Polish team was placed 13th. Russia topped t...

Locked content World Games open in Wrocław

The World Games sporting event has started in Wroclaw with the opening ceremony on Thursday. The games, dubbed by some as “the biggest sporting event you’ve never heard of,” are an international multi-sport event, meant for sports that are not contested in the Olympic Games, although are organized i...

Locked content Legia wins title after nerve-wracking last round

Legia Warsaw won the Lotto Ekstraklasa football championship after drawing goalless with Lechia Gdańsk. The game itself was not an exciting spectacle, but fans were kept at bay for 10 minutes after the final whistle was blown in Warsaw. Jagiellonia Białystok had 10 extra minutes of the second half t...

Locked content Poland tops medal table at European indoor athletics championships

Polish athletes have won 12 medals, including seven gold, at the 2017 European Indoor Athletics Championships in Belgrade, which was the best medal tally of all nations, and Poland’s best result in history of the event. Polish track and field gold medalists included both 4×400 relays, Ada...