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Mar 25, 2015

Partizan name Milinkovic as coach to replace Nikolic

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Serbian league leaders Partizan Belgrade named former winger Zoran Milinkovic as their new coach after sacking Marko Nikolic on Wednesday, the club said.

“The club’s executive board has assessed that a new first team coach is required to achieve the objective of winning the league title,” Partizan said on their official website.

Mar 25, 2015

Soccer-Partizan name Milinkovic as coach to replace Nikolic

BELGRADE, March 25 (Reuters) – Serbian league leaders Partizan Belgrade named former winger Zoran Milinkovic as their new coach after sacking Marko Nikolic on Wednesday, the club said.

“The club’s executive board has assessed that a new first team coach is required to achieve the objective of winning the league title,” Partizan said on their official website (www.partizan.rs).

Mar 20, 2015

Basketball: Fenerbahce storm into playoffs as Olympiakos slip up

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Fenerbahce Istanbul reached the Euroleague knockout stages with a 98-77 home rout of Emporio Armani Milan while triple former winners Olympiakos Piraeus suffered a 74-73 setback at Laboral Kutxa Vitoria on Friday.

In the day’s other fixture, Panathinaikos blew away already-qualified Real Madrid 85-69 to boost their hopes of progressing with the second group stage heading for a frantic finale in the last three rounds.

Mar 19, 2015

Barcelona through as Turkish fans again cause trouble

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Barcelona reached the Euroleague’s knockout stages with a 77-73 win at Red Star Belgrade on Thursday while Galatasaray fans were again involved in ugly scenes before the 75-68 defeat at Alba Berlin.

Police had to step in to restore order after dozens of Turkish supporters ran down a section of the venue, pushing their way toward another area before clashing with security staff and throwing seats on to the court.

Mar 13, 2015

CSKA reach Euroleague playoffs, Fenerbahce victorious

BELGRADE (Reuters) – CSKA Moscow advanced to the Euroleague playoffs with four games to spare after an inspired performance by their Serbia playmaker Milos Teodosic gave them an 88-83 home win over Anadolu Efes Istanbul on Friday.

Fenerbahce Istanbul boosted their hopes of becoming the first Turkish team to reach the season-ending Final Four, edging closer to the knockout stages with a 73-64 win at former champions Olympiakos Piraeus.

Mar 10, 2015

FA Cup exit adds to United’s post-Ferguson agony

By Zoran Milosavljevic

(Reuters) – Few Manchester United fans thought life after Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford would be easy but fewer would have imagined the possibility of a second successive season without any silverware and devoid of Champions League football.

Monday’s 2-1 home defeat by Arsenal, which eliminated United from the FA Cup, means United face the longest trophyless run since the early days of Ferguson’s silverware-laden era.

Mar 10, 2015

Soccer-FA Cup exit adds to United’s post-Ferguson agony

March 10 (Reuters) – Few Manchester United fans thought life after Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford would be easy but fewer would have imagined the possibility of a second successive season without any silverware and devoid of Champions League football.

Monday’s 2-1 home defeat by Arsenal, which eliminated United from the FA Cup, means United face the longest trophyless run since the early days of Ferguson’s silverware-laden era.

Mar 7, 2015

Serbia, France sail into Davis Cup last eight

By Zoran Milosavljevic

(Reuters) – Novak Djokovic spurred Serbia to a 3-0 win over neighbors Croatia in the first round of the Davis Cup on Saturday and they will be joined in the quarter-finals by an equally rampant France.

Britain’s progress was put on hold after they lost an enthralling doubles to the U.S. on Saturday.

Mar 7, 2015

Tennis-Serbia, France sail into Davis Cup last eight

March 6 (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic spurred Serbia to a 3-0 win over neighbours Croatia in the first round of the Davis Cup on Saturday and they will be joined in the quarter-finals by an equally rampant France.

Britain’s progress was put on hold after they lost an enthralling doubles to the U.S. on Saturday.

Mar 6, 2015

Serbia, Britain in control as depleted Swiss hold Belgium

KRALJEVO, Serbia (Reuters) – Serbia carved out a 2-0 lead over rivals Croatia while Britain led the U.S. by the same score and holders Switzerland were tied with Belgium in the Davis Cup world group first round on Friday.

France also raced into a 2-0 lead away to Germany after Gilles Simon overpowered Jan-Lennard Struff in five sets and Gael Monfils beat Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4 7-5 7-6(4).

    • About Zoran

      "I've been a sports reporter since 1996, having started in the news business as a Serbian-English translator in 1990. I am based in my hometown Belgrade, Serbia and my current job involves covering various top-level sports events at home and abroad."
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      1999
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      Serbian, English, Italian
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