The Icelandic women’s national football team lost to France last night 1-0 in its first match at the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 in the Netherlands.
The type of blow to the head that Gunnar Nelson suffered in his fight in Glasgow last night causes brain damage, according to Hjalti Már Björnsson.
The Icelandic national women’s soccer team is gearing up to face an especially tough opponent this evening, France, in their first match of this year’s EURO ’17 tournament in the Netherlands.
Santiago Ponzinibbio became the first man to hand Icelander Gunnar Nelson a knockout defeat in mixed martial arts (MMA) when they met at UFC Fight Night 113 in Glasgow last night.
Competition at the GSSE (Games of the Small States of Europe) began in San Marino yesterday morning.
Icelandic mountaineer Vilborg Arna Gissurardóttir is at the base camp of Mt Everest, aiming for the summit.
Icelander Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, a.k.a. the Mountain from TV series Game of Thrones, is Europe’s Strongest Man.
A member of the Icelandic national taekwondo team was denied permission to fly to the US last night, as a result of US President Donald Trump’s executive order.
Icelander Dagur Sigurðsson may decide to quit his job next year as coach of the German men’s national handball team.
Yesterday, Icelandic strongman Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, also known as ‘The Mountain,’ broke his own world record in keg toss at the 2016 World’s Strongest Man competition in Botswana.
A 25-year-old English policeman, who was stabbed while supporting Iceland during the game between Iceland and France at the EURO 2016 Paris, is speechless over the support he has received from Icelanders since the stabbing took place.
Icelandic MMA (mixed martial arts) fighter Gunnar Nelson lost the second fight in his career over the weekend, when he fought against Brazilian Demian Maia at the UFC 194 in Las Vegas.
Iceland is through to the UEFA Euro 2016 after the national team in men’s football drew with Kazakhstan 0-0 in the qualifiers at Laugardalsvöllur stadium in Reykjavík this evening. This is the first time that the Icelandic men’s team has secured a spot at a major international tournament.
The Icelandic national team in men's football won 1-0 against The Netherlands in an away game in the qualifiers for the UEFA EURO 2016 in France.
Iceland’s national U19 men’s handball team this morning secured its place in the world championship semi-finals.
Three Australians—a surfer, a bodyboarder and a kneeboarder—braved the ice-cold Icelandic waters last October for the making of the film No Country for Cold Men. The trailer has just been released.
At midnight on Saturday Sigrún Þuríður Geirsdóttir became the first Icelandic woman to swim alone across the English Channel.
Icelandic athletes at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, which closed on Sunday, brought home 13 medals: four gold, three silver and six bronze.
The campaign Hjól í huga (‘bike in mind’) which was launched on Monday, aims to increase awareness about cyclists among drivers.