Icelandic mixed martial arts (MMA) athlete Gunnar Nelson won against Omari Akhmedov of Russia in the UFC in London tonight after a 13-month break from the sport.
The national team in women’s football lost 0-5 to Germany, the European champions, at the Algarve Cup in Portugal, yesterday.
Final preparations for this weekend’s Iceland Winter Games are currently underway on Hlíðarfjall, Akureyri. The games consist of freeskiing, snowboarding and kite skiing events.
Iceland was not lucky when the groups were drawn for the 2016 European Championships qualifiers over the weekend. Iceland was drawn into Group A, one of the toughest groups.
Icelandic handballers Ásgeir Örn Hallgrímsson and Róbert Gunnarsson, who play for Paris Handball, scored two and three goals respectively in the team’s 32:28 win against Toulouse on Wednesday night.
Kim Dolstra, former footballer of the year and international player for the Netherlands, has signed a contract with ÍBV, the Vestmannaeyjar (the Westman Islands) football club.
Snæfell, the women’s basketball team from the Snæfellsnes peninsula village of Stykkishólmur, won against Valur from Reykjavík on Wednesday night 85-69 (18-22, 24-19, 27-12, 16-16).
This was the team's eleventh consecutive win and the team is just one victory away from becoming the...
The first division Reykjavík football club Þróttur recently signed a new player, 25-year-old American Matt Eliason.
Five Icelandic athletes will be competing in the upcoming Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. They will be accompanied by 15 people.
Soccer player Alfreð Finnbogason does not expect to leave his team, Heerenveen in the Netherlands now that the window on player trading is about to close. Speculations have circulated about him joining various European soccer teams.
With 19 goals and five assists in 17 games, Alfreð is by...