Hungary’s football is “alive and well”, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said in an interview published by the daily Nemzeti Sport on Friday. In his interview, the prime minister said he had no doubts “even for a moment” concerning the revival of Hungary’s football, but said “still, it was in football that I made the greatest mistake in the past ten years: we built a stadium for 64,000 visitors rather than for 90,000. we were tight-spirited, and that’s wrong.”
Hungary will host the Austrian Derby for the first time this year, Defence Minister Kristof Szalay-Bobrovniczky said in a post on Facebook on Saturday.
The government has approved the second phase of the upgrade of Hungaroring, the head of the circuit's operator said on Wednesday.
Balazs Furjes, recently elected as a permanent member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), said his appointment was a reflection of the trust placed in Hungary as part of the "Olympic family".
More than 170,000 guests spent close to 460,000 guests nights in Budapest when the capital hosted the 2023 World Athletics Championships on August 19-27, the Hungarian Tourism Agency (MTU) said on Thursday.
The World Athletics Championship, currently at its half-way point in Budapest, will be a worldwide success "if we can muster all our energy to remain organised", Balazs Furjes, co-leader of the organising committee, told the website mandiner.hu on Thursday.
Budapest is a "world championship city and a city that really wants us here", World Athletics (WA) President Sebastian Coe said at a press conference ahead of the start of the 2023 World Athletics Championships.
In the shadow of the war in Ukraine, "the role of sports as a peace promoting force is appreciated", President Katalin Novak said in her address at the opening ceremony of the World Athletics Championships in Budapest on Saturday.
Hungary is set to "benefit greatly" from hosting the World Athletics Championships starting on Saturday, Balazs Furjes, co-chairman of the organising committee, has said.
The government has signed an agreement with World Aquatics, paving the way for 200 athletes to study at Hungarian universities from 2027, the minister of foreign affairs and trade said on Friday.
World Athletics (WA) President Sebastian Coe was elected for another four-year term at the World Athletics Congress in Budapest on Thursday.
Germany's UEFA EURO 2020 future hung in the balance until six minutes from time when a goal from Leon Goretzka saved Joachim Löw's side, and ended Hungary's bold attempt to come through Group F, UEFA.com's report said about the match. Hungary finished fourth place ...
Netflix chess drama “The Queen’s Gambit,” has proved to be a winner worldwide and has thrown the spotlight back on Hungary’s famous chess player sisters the Polgárs. Judit Polgár, who is considered by far the strongest female player of all time and the only ...
Hungarian football fans will be hoping for a 2021 as successful as 2020 when the national team rose above expectations, qualifying for the Euro championships for the second time in a row and overcoming strong rivals to top its Nations League group. Add to ...
Liverpool will play the home leg of their Champions League last-16 tie against RB Leipzig at Puskás Aréna in Budapest on Wednesday, March 10.
The Hungarian Paralympic Committee greeted the team of 37 Hungarian athletes who had won seven gold, five silver and four bronze medals at the Tokyo Paralympic Games, at a ceremony in Budapest on Tuesday.
World record holding swimmer Kristof Milak and sprint hurdler Luca Kozak have been elected Hungary's Athletes of the Year by the country's sports journalists.