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Tennis: Simona Halep will be quarantined in Adelaide before the Australian Open

Romanian tennis player Simona Halep will be in quarantine for 14 days in Adelaide, along with the other three players in the top three spots of the professional tennis world rankings, including Serbian Novak Djokovic and Spanish Rafael Nadal, before travelling to Melbourne to take part in the Australian Open, the organizers were quoted as saying by Reuters.

Eduard Novak (MTS): Sport development strategy, modeled on Austria, Hungary and Slovenia

Minister of Youth and Sports (MTS) Eduard Novak told AGERPRES that he will find inspiration in countries such as Hungary, Slovenia and Austria in order to achieve a development strategy for the Romanian sport on which 10 specialists will work and who will also establish the prioritization of federations that will be able to win more medals in the future.

Youth and Sport Minister: I intend to make significant contribution to entire world of sports

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Eduard Novak, stated in his New Year's message that he intends to make a "significant contribution to the entire world of sports" during his mandate. ''Dear colleagues, collaborators and friends, we are close to entering a new year, a time when we make reports, but also plans for the future.

Olympic and Sports Committee president: Olympic flame - humanity's end of tunnel light

President of the Romanian Olympic and Sports Committee (COSR), Mihai Covaliu, told AGERPRES that the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games could represent "the light at the end of the dark tunnel" the COVID pandemic has driven humanity into. "Team Romania's top performance athletes show us that they know how to face challenges.

Moto: Emanuel Gyenes, at his 11th start in Dakar Rally

Rider Emanuel Gyenes will start on January 3rd for the eleventh time in the Dakar Rally, race that will take place in Saudi Arabia, with the objective of imposing himself again in the Malle Moto category (no technical assistance). "Certainly, in January, after winning the Dakar 2020 in Malle Moto, I didn't imagine such a different year will follow.

Artistic Gymnastics: Larisa Iordache and Silviana Sfiringu, silver and gold in beam event at EC in Mersin

Bucharest, Dec 20 /Agerpres/ - Romanians Larisa Iordache and Silviana Sfiringu have managed an outstanding double success in the beam final event, obtaining the gold and silver medals, at the 2020 European Championships in Women's Artistic Gymnastics, in Mersin, Turkey, on Sunday.

Artistic Gymnastics: Larisa Iordache, silver medal in vault event, at 2020 European Championships in Mersin

Romanian gymnast Larisa Iordache won the silver medal in the vault event at the 2020 European Championships in Women's Artistic Gymnastics, in Mersin, Turkey, on Sunday. Iordache had vaults scored 14.200 and 13.550, her average score being 13.875. Zsofia Kovacs (Hungary) won the gold medal, with 14.050, after 14.350 in the first vault and 13.750 in the second.