Aron Pálmason.

Key Handball Player Injured

A key player on the Icelandic men’s national handball team will not be able to participate at the 2017 World Men’s Handball Championship in France.


Viking Clap in Royal Presence

Last night, thousands of guests at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016 ceremony, Prince William among them, took part in the so-called Viking clap.

Icelandic men's national football team.

FourFourTwo: Icelanders, ‘Fans of the Year’

FourFourTwo, one of the world’s largest football magazines, has named Icelanders ‘Fans of the Year’ for their powerful presence at Euro 2016 in France and their “full-blooded backing” for their team with the famous ‘Thunderclap’ or ‘Viking Chant.’

Golfer Ólafía Þórunn Kristinsdóttir.

Icelandic Golfer Given Warm Welcome

The success of Ólafía Þórunn Kristinsdóttir, who became the first Icelandic golfer to qualify for the LPGA Tour last weekend, was celebrated by her club GR in Grafarvogur last night. Ólafía will compete among the world’s best golfers in the LPGA Tour in the US next year.

Ólafía Þórunn Kristinsdóttir.

Icelandic Golfer Hits it Big

Yesterday, Icelandic golfer Ólafía Þórunn Kristinsdóttir, from Reykjavík Golf Club, secured the right to compete at the LPGA Tour next year.

Guðmundur Guðmundsson, coach of the Danish national team in men's handball.

Icelandic Coach to Leave Danish Handball

The Icelandic coach of the Danish men’s national handball team, Guðmundur Þórður Guðmundsson, has decided not to renew his contract with the team when it expires on July 1, next year.

Senior women's team.

Silver for Icelandic Gymnasts

The Icelandic senior women’s gymnastics team won silver at the at the 11th European TeamGym Championships in Maribor, Slovenia, on Saturday.

Football Iceland-Finland.

Goal or Not?

Iceland’s winning goal in last night’s game against Finland was controversial.

Icelandic women's national football team.

Scotland Beats Iceland 2-1

The Icelandic women’s national football team lost its last qualifying game for the EURO 2017 to Scotland 2-1 in the Laugardalsvöllur arena in Reykjavík last night.