On Thursday in the first round of the EuroCup play-offs, Romanian side Sepsi Sfantu Gheorghe defeated Greek side Olympiakos Piraeus 59-55.
On Thursday in the first round of the women’s basketball EuroCup play-offs, Romanian side Sepsi Sfantu Gheorghe defeated Greek side Olympiakos Piraeus 59-55.
Romanian swimmer Robert Glinta on Thursday qualified for the finals of the 100 meter backstroke finals of the European Short Course Swimming Championship held in Copenhagen, which he ended in 50 seconds and 30 hundredths, setting a fresh national record. The old record was also set by him in Netanya, Israel, on December 3rd 2015 and stood at 50 seconds and 77 hundredths.
Romania’s rugby champions Timisoara Saracens on Saturday will end their participation in the first stage of the Continental Shield group phase. The Romanians will be playing Georgian side Batumi in an away game, which is due at 13 hours Romania’s time.
And now football; this weekend will see the games of the 22nd leg of the championships of Romania’s first football league.
On Friday Astra Giurgiu will be up against FC Botosani, while on Saturday Concordia Chiajna is playing Gaz Metan Medias. Universitatea Craiova will be up at home against CFR Cluj, while on Sunday, Poli Iasi takes on Juventus Bucharest at home. Romanian football champions Viitorul Constant comes to Bucharest to play FCSB. ON Monday, FC Voluntari takes on Sepsi St. Gheorghe while Poli Timisoara, on their own turf meets Dinamo Bucharest.
CFR Cluj is first in the standings with 39 points followed by FCSB with 44 and Universitatea Craiova with 40.