Rhodes is the principal city and a previous region on the island of Rhodes in the Dodecanese, Greece. Since the 2011 nearby government change it is a piece of the district Rhodes, of which it is the seat and a city unit. The city of Rhodes is an imperative urban focus and prevalent global visitor goal. The city of Rhodes was framed by the urban areas of Ialyssos, Kamiros and Lindos in 408 BC, and flourished for three centuries amid its Golden Age, when ocean exchange, gifted shipbuilders, and receptive legislators of the city kept it prosperous until the point when Roman circumstances.
The Colossus of Rhodes, one of the first Seven Wonders of the Ancient World was worked by the Lindian stone carver Chares in the vicinity of 304 and 293 BC, which took 12 years and was finished in 282 BC. The statue spoke to their sun god Helios, which remained at the harbor entrance. The city after a long dim time of very nearly 15 years is restoring in numerous group activities. Football and b-ball are the most prominent however a wide assortment is likewise being developed amid the most recent years with the most discernible in rugby.
The city has two noteworthy football groups; Diagoras GS and AS Rodos after an extensive stretch are back in national level and contended in Greek National Second Division amid 2017-18 season with the last being consigned to nearby association. Rest of the city based groups contend in the neighborhood Amateur Divisions and incorporate groups that once contended in national level, for example, ARS Rodiakos and DANS Dorieas.