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Zoran Milosavljevic

Red Star crowned champions as Serbian league restarts

30 May 2020

BELGRADE Red Star Belgrade clinched their third successive and a record-extending 31st league title with a 5-0 win at city rivals Rad on Friday as Serbia's first division resumed after it was halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic in mid-March.

Novak Djokovic to host Balkan event after finally returning home from Spain

25 May 2020

BELGRADE Novak Djokovic marked his return to Serbia, after being stranded in the Spanish resort of Marbella for two months due to the coronavirus lockdown, by announcing that he has organised an event which will be contested across the Balkans.

Serbia's top two divisions to resume on May 30

06 May 2020

BELGRADE Serbia's first and second divisions will resume on May 30 without spectators in a changed format, while the lower leagues will not carry on this season, the Balkan nation's football association (FSS) said on Wednesday.

Soccer-Serbia's top two divisions to resume on May 30

06 May 2020

BELGRADE, May 6 Serbia's first and second divisions will resume on May 30 without spectators in a changed format, while the lower leagues will not carry on this season, the Balkan nation's football association (FSS) said on Wednesday.

Soccer: Red Star back in training as Serbian league resumption looms

04 May 2020

BELGRADE Former European Cup winners Red Star Belgrade and Serbia's other 15 first division clubs resumed training on Monday as the Balkan nation's government eased some of its measures aimed at curbing the coronavirus pandemic.

Players need at least four weeks to get fit, says Milosevic

03 May 2020

BELGRADE Players will need at least four weeks to regain match fitness once coronavirus lockdown measures are lifted and they are able to resume training, Partizan Belgrade coach Savo Milosevic said on Sunday.

Djokovic opposes compulsory coronavirus vaccination

20 Apr 2020

BELGRADE Novak Djokovic faces a dilemma if it becomes compulsory for players to get vaccinated before they can begin competing once the tennis season resumes following the hiatus created by the coronavirus pandemic, the world number one said on Sunday. | Video

Djokovic pledges 1 million euros to help fight coronavirus in Serbia

27 Mar 2020

BELGRADE Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic pledged one million euros ($1.10 million) to help buy ventilators and other medical equipment in his native Serbia on Friday, joining a list of other athletes in the fight against coronavirus.

Real striker Jovic faces criminal charges for breaking coronavirus quarantine

19 Mar 2020

BELGRADE The Serbian government is set to press charges against the country's Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic for breaking his mandatory 28-day coronavirus quarantine, the state Tanjug news agency said on Thursday.

Serbian league bans fans due to coronavirus

13 Mar 2020

BELGRADE The Serbian government will order all soccer games to be played behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak, Prime Minister Ana Brnabic said on Friday.

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