Szijjarto praises Hungarian football achievements

Thanks to hard work and resilience, Hungarian football is again cause for pride, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on Thursday, marking the 25th death anniversary of Olympic gold medalist football player Zoltan Czibor.

UEFA fines Ferencvaros EUR 79,000 for fan vandalism

The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has fined Hungarian club Ferencvaros for disruption caused by its fans at a Champions' League qualifier against Slovan Bratislava in July in Bratislava, the organisation said on its website.

F1 Hungarian Grand Prix future secure, says organiser

Hungary's place on the Formula One calendar is secure in the long term, although the Hungaroring racetrack will need to be upgraded to secure a contract extension, Zsolt Gyulay, chief executive of Hungaroring Sport, the organiser of the Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix, said ...

FINA head thanks Orbán for successful world championships

Husain Al-Musallam, the president of the International Swimming Federation (FINA), has sent a letter to Prime Minister Viktor Orbán, thanking him for the successful organisation of the 19th FINA World Championships which ended in Budapest on Sunday.

FINA president expresses thanks to Hungary

Furjes: Budapest FINA event ‘makes history’

Hungary and its capital "made history" through organising and holding the 19th World Aquatics Championships during the past two weeks, Balazs Furjes, state secretary at the prime minister's office and board member of the international water sports federation FINA, told a press conference on ...

Former weightlifting president banned for life

Tamas Ajan, the former president of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF), has been banned for life for covering up doping cases, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced on Thursday.