Portugal ousts Poland on penalty kicks to make semis

Jul 1, 2016

Portugal ousts Poland on penalty kicks to make semis

Portugal likes to leave it late at this European Championship, whether Cristiano Ronaldo is having a good game or not. The Portuguese have been level after 90 minutes in every game this tournament, a run that continued on Thursday as Ronaldo and his teammates ...

Trio advance after drab encounters

Jun 26, 2016

Trio advance after drab encounters

The quarterfinal lineup at the European Championship started to take shape on Saturday after three drab matches that will live forever in the record books but not in the memory. The start of the round of 16 saw Poland, Portugal and Wales make it ...

Jun 20, 2016

China's Xi visits Poland to boost trade, business

China’s President Xi Jinping is in Poland for a visit that is expected to boost Chinese investment in the region and open the Chinese market to Polish food producers. China is seeking to develop large infrastructure and energy projects in Europe and Poland has ...

Japan misses out on spot in Rio

Jun 3, 2016

Japan misses out on spot in Rio

Poland became the first team to secure one of the Rio 2016 men’s volleyball places on offer at the Olympic qualification tournament in Tokyo on Thursday, while an Iran win and a Japan loss saw the home team wave goodbye to Brazil. Japan’s disappointing ...

Poland spikers pounce on Japan, triumph in three sets

May 31, 2016

Poland spikers pounce on Japan, triumph in three sets

Japan’s hopes of sending a men’s volleyball team to the Rio Games look to be slipping away as on Tuesday at the Olympic qualification tournament, Poland sent Masashi Nambu’s men to their second consecutive straight-sets loss. Poland, the reigning world champions ranked No. 2 ...