Last year’s winners of the European Cup will not be making it to 2019’s Basketball World Cup in Beijing, as Slovenia lost at home to Turkey, with the final score being 86 to 77. It was the teams fifth consecutive defeat in the competition.
STA, 11 September 2018 - Slovenia has one of the most promising generations of football players, but lacks motivation and a team spirit to deliver results, the newspaper Dnevnik says on Tuesday as it takes a look at the state of Slovenian football.
STA, 9 September 2018 - Slovenian climbing prodigy Janja Garnbret has won silver at the Climbing World Championship in Innsbruck. Both her and the Austrian Jessica Pilz reached the top in the lead event on Saturday, but Garnbret needed eleven seconds longer though still well under the six-minute limit.
STA, 27 August 2018 - Slovenian cyclist Matej Mohorič, a member of the Bahrain Merida pro cycling team, has won the Deutschland Tour after placing second in the closing, 207.5-km stage between Lorsch and Stuttgart on Sunday, keeping the overall lead he had secured a day earlier by winning Saturday's stage.
STA, 19 August 2018 - Slovenian cyclist Matej Mohorič won the BinckBank Tour on Sunday to become the fourth Slovenian to win a world series race after Primož Roglič, Simon Špilak and Grega Bole.
STA, 19 August 2018 - Slovenian climbers reached a new milestone in Munich on Saturday, having won three medals at the IFSC World Cup event. Janja Garnbret and Gregor Vezonik won in their respective categories and Jernej Kruder was second, which earned him the overall victory in the bouldering World Cup.
You can read our story on how you can go climbing with Aleš Česen and the Midgard Experience in Slovenia here.