17.05.21 SPORTS ... Urmas Sõõrumaa, president of the Estonian Olympic Committee, and 12 teams kicked off domestic cricket league season, which has never had a season with as many participating teams.
17.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonian paralympic swimmer Susannah Kaul finished second in the 50m freestyle discipline at the World Para Swimming European Championships in Madeira, Portugal.
17.05.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian men's quadruple sculls have booked their place in this summer's Tokyo Olympics, following victory in a qualification competition in Lucerne, Switzerland, on Sunday.
16.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonian pool duo Denis Grabe and Mark Mägi lost their World Cup of Pool semi-final encounter with eventual tournament winners Germany 9:7, in Milton Keynes, England, Friday but still clinched a bronze medal.
13.05.21 SPORTS ... Denis Grabe and Mark Mägi, Estonia's leading pool double, defeated Great Britain in a tight contest at the World Cup of Pool and advanced to the quarterfinals.
13.05.21 SPORTS ... Tallinn basketball team BC Kalev / Cramo overcame Pärnu Sadam in a closely-fought second game of the VTB United League final, 85:80.
12.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonian national volleyball team outside hitter Robert Täht signed a contract with seven-time Polish champion PGE Skra Belchatow, the team announced on Tuesday.
12.05.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian women's national curling team returned to Estonia from a world championships tournament held in Canada recently and while they finished the tournament with just a single victory and 14th place, the debuting national team felt satisfied with their performance against the world's best.
12.05.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian women's national volleyball team endured its second loss at the ongoing European Volleyball Championship qualification in Minsk on Tuesday, losing 3:2 to Switzerland.
12.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonian cyclist Rein Taaramäe (Intermarche - Wanty - Gobert Materiaux) finished ninth in the fourth stage of the Giro d'Italia after being in the lead for a large part of the race.
10.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonian badminton top pair Kati-Kreet Marran and Helina Rüütel (BWF 45th) finished second at an International Series category tournament in Portugal.
10.05.21 SPORTS ... 2015 world silver medalist weightlifter Mart Seim fell ill with the coronavirus earlier this year and was forced to miss the final competition of the qualifying process. Seim cannot therefore take part in the upcoming Tokyo Summer Olympics in July but is looking ahead to the world championships in fall.
08.05.21 SPORTS ... Anett Kontaveit has pulled out of next week's WTA Rome tournament.
06.05.21 SPORTS ... WRC team Hyundai says it has extended Estonian driver Ott Tänak's contract.
05.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonian basketball league team Pärnu Sadam has made the season-ending final after defeating Rapla Avis Utilitas 3:0 in matches, setting up a showdown with Kalev/Cramo.
04.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonia's olympic athletes are to receive coronavirus vaccines ahead of summer's Toyko Olympics from Monday, daily Eesti Päevaleht (EPL) reports.
04.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonia's women's curling team has defeated Germany 11:9 in the world championships in Calgary, Canada, its first victory in the tournament so far.
03.05.21 SPORTS ... Estonian hockey player Robert Rooba signed a one-year contract with Russian hockey club Severstal Cherepovets after his terrific season in the Finnish Liiga.
03.05.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian men's national handball team lost 35:20 to Germany in their final 2022 European championships qualification group stage match and did not advance to the final tournament, finishing last in their group.
02.05.21 NEWS ... Anett Kontaveit is out of the Mutua Madrid Open after losing in straight sets, 6:3, 6:1, to Maria Sakkari of Greece.
02.05.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian men's quadruple sculls won the World Rowing Cup stage 1 event in Zagreb, Croatia on Saturday.
30.04.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian men's national handball team will now almost certainly not qualify for the European Championship finals in Hungary and Slovakia next January, after losing 31-27 to Austria in its group 2 qualifying game in Tallinn Thursday evening.
29.04.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian men's national handball team will host Austria for a 2022 European Championship qualification group stage match in Kalev sports hall in Tallinn. The match will begin at 7.20 p.m. and will be broadcast live on ETV2, ERR's sports portal, also available here.
27.04.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian national handball team got together for a practice session ahead of their final qualification matches for the 2022 European Men's Handball Championship.
27.04.21 SPORTS ... As of Tuesday morning, two Estonians are listed in the entry list for the Giro d'Italia: Rein Taaramäe (Intermarché-Wanty Gobert Matériaux) and Tanel Kangert (Team BikeExchange).
27.04.21 SPORTS ... Kaia Kanepi is out of the Madrid Open after losing her qualifying match in straight sets, to Kateryna Kozlova of Ukraine, 6:1, 6:4.
26.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian tennis star Anett Kontaveit is to part company with her British coach Nigel Sears, ending three years' cooperation. Sears' replacement will be Estonian Ain Suurthal.
26.04.21 SPORTS ... BC Kalev/Cramo defeated BC Enisey 94:89 (14:30, 23:19, 27:22, 30:18) in the final round of the VTB United League and finished the regular season with three consecutive wins.
26.04.21 SPORTS ... Toyota pilot Sebastien Ogier took the victory over the weekend WRC Croatia Rally, outperforming his teammate Elfyn Evans by just 0.6 seconds. Estonian driver Ott Tänak (Hyundai) finished fourth and captured one more point from the point stage while struggling with tire selection throughout the rally.
23.04.21 NEWS ... Wrestler and newly crowned European Champion Epp Mäe returned to Estonia Friday afternoon, arriving at Tallinn Airport following her victory in the final in Warsaw, Poland, against Natalja Vorobjova of Russia.
23.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian tennis player Kaia Kanepi (WTA 65th) fell out of the WTA250 tournament held in Istanbul after losing to world 29th-ranked Veronika Kudermetova in straight sets.
23.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian heavyweight freestyle wrestler Epp Mäe defeated Russian wrestler Natalia Vorobieva to take European championship gold in Warsaw, Poland, on Thursday evening.
22.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian heavyweight freestyle wrestler Epp Mäe reached the finals of the 2021 European Wrestling Championships held in Warsaw, Poland, set to take place on Thursday evening.
22.04.21 SPORTS ... This weekend, the third round of the World Rally Championship (WRC) takes drivers to Croatia with a breakdown stage to take place on Thursday. Hyundai pilot Ott Tänak is looking to climb from his fifth position in the standings after a spectacular showing in Finland in February.
22.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian tennis player Anett Kontaveit defeated world fourth-ranked Sofia Kenin 2:0 (7:5, 6:4) in the round of 16 of a WTA 500 tournament in Stuttgart and advanced to the quarterfinals.
21.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian wrestler Epp Mäe has reached the semi-finals of the European Championships in Warsaw, Poland, after beating Sabira Aliyeva (Azerbaijan) in the quarter finals, ERR's sports portal reports.
21.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian top tennis player Anett Kontaveit (WTA 27th) kicked off her clay court season with a straight set victory over young German player Julia Middendorf at a WTA 500 tournament in Stuttgart.
19.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian freestyle skier Henry Sildaru finished with three different medals in three events at a competition in Ruka, Finland, over the weekend.
19.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian top tennis players Anett Kontaveit and Kaia Kanepi, both in competition this week, fell one spot in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings recently.
19.04.21 SPORTS ... Tartu Ülikool/Kalev defeated Tallinna Ülikool 79:65 in the third and final match of the domestic women's basketball league finals on Sunday, giving the Tartu club their first title since 1991.
15.04.21 SPORTS ... President Kersti Kaljulaid is to strip veteran Estonian cross country skier Andrus Veerpalu of his state awards, in the light of a two-year ban he recently received for involvement in illicit blood doping, the president's office announced Thursday.
15.04.21 SPORTS ... After Kerr Kriisa's college team Arizona Wildcats hired a new head coach, multiple players have asked for their release, including the Estonian guard, who is looking at his options.
15.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian ice hockey forward Robert Rooba finished the Finnish Liiga season with 30 goals for his Jyväskylä side and is now awaiting interest from outside of Finland.
15.04.21 SPORTS ... The international Court of Arbitration for Sport's (CAS) anti-doping department found two-time Olympic gold medalist Andrus Veerpalu to be guilty of participation in an organized doping scheme and imposed a two-year competition ban on the former skier.
14.04.21 SPORTS ... This weekend, the Estonian national ice hockey team will participate in an international tournament in Poland, where they will face off against four opponents.
14.04.21 NEWS ... The Estonian Olympic Committee (EOC) plans to send more than 40 athletes to the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, scheduled to start on July 23.
12.04.21 NEWS ... Getulio Aurelio Fredo, a football trainer at Nõmme Kalju, has received an official criminal suspicion for sexually abusing female players under his charge.
12.04.21 SPORTS ... Estonian rally driver Ott Tänak (Hyundai) and co-driver Martin Järveoja finished second at a rally in Sanremo, Italy, on Sunday, losing to first-place Hyundai teammate Thierry Neuville by 3.9 seconds.
12.04.21 SPORTS ... The Estonian national quadruple sculling rowing team (Jüri-Mikk Udam, Allar Raja, Tõnu Endrekson and Kaspar Taimsoo) received bronze in the A final of the European Rowing Championships in Italy on Sunday.
12.04.21 SPORTS ... BC Kalev/Cramo defeated VEF Riga 86:75 on their way to the Estonian-Latvian Basketball League championship on Sunday. Rapla Avis Utilitas fell to BK Ogre 75:73 in the third-place meeting prior.
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