Category: Sport
Other sports 14.07.19 | 20:45

Djokovic beats Federer, wins fifth Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic saved two match points to beat Roger Federer in the longest ever singles final at Wimbledon at four hours, 57 minutes. Besides the time, the final was also historic as it was the first to feature a tiebreak in the decider at 12-12. Winning all three tiebreaks was the key for Djokovic in...

Other sports 12.07.19 | 22:34

Federer defeats Nadal, to face Djokovic in Wimbledon final

Roger Federer will face Novak Djokovic in a record-extending 12th Wimbledon final after overcoming Rafael Nadal 7-6 (7-3), 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 in an epic three hour semi-final. Federer edged the first set on a tie-break with a run of four straight points before Nadal raced through the second set to tie up...

Handball 28.06.19 | 21:17

Macedonia handball team’ rivals revealed in EHF EURO 2020 draw

The final tournament draw for the Men’s EHF EURO 2020 took place Friday in Vienna. The draw went well for Macedonia’s handball players, that is, they got rivals which they handle – those are the teams of the Czech Republic, Austria and Ukraine. EHF EURO 2020 will be held in three countries...

Sport 26.06.19 | 10:41

Vardar receives 500.000 EUR from the Macedonian Government, Besir Alili given 16.000

The Macedonian Government yesterday decided to award 500.000 EUR to the Vardar handball club for its second EHF Champions League title. Additionally, 16.000 EUR are given to Besir Alili, who won the gold in the European cadet wrestling championship.

Other sports 25.06.19 | 12:52

Winter Olympics return to Italy in 2026 at Milan/Cortina

Milan was originally chosen to stage the 134th Session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) which elected the 2026 Winter Olympics host – now it has landed an even bigger prize in form of the actual Games. Milan/Cortina d’Ampezzo on Monday lived up to their role as favourites when they won...

Sport 23.06.19 | 12:14

Besir Alili wins gold at the European youth wrestling championship

Macedonian wrestler Besir Alili won the gold in the category up to 48 kilograms at the cadet European championship in Greco-Roman wrestling in Faenza, Italy. Alili defeated Armenian Harutyun Hovhannisyan in the finals 7-6.

Sport 20.06.19 | 21:25

Vardar signs reinforcements to help defend the EHF Champions League trophy

Vardar signed two Russian reinforcements for the next two handball seasons – Sergey Gorpishin and Pavel Atman will play for the Macedonian and European defending champion. Gorpishin (21) is a pivot and comes from the German Erlangen, while the 32 year old left winger Atman played in Hanover. Latvian...

Sport 18.06.19 | 14:29

Vardar will showcase its Champions League trophy for a week, starting tomorrow

The EHF Champions League trophy will be on display in the Jane Sandanski sports hall in Skopje for a week, during which fans will be able to take pictures. The trophy will be showcased between 15h and 20h, starting on June 19th and ending on the 26th. It’s the second Champions League trophy for...

Sport 16.06.19 | 20:55

Macedonia beats Greece in emotionally charged game, wins first place in group

The Macedonian handball team scored a victory over its arch-rival Greece, in the final qualifying game for the 2020 European Championship. Playing in Strumica, in front of a handpicked crowd to avoid chanting that would embarrass the Zaev regime, the Macedonian players won 27:23. After an initial period...

Macedonia Sport 16.06.19 | 12:04

As Macedonia plays Greece, Zaev’s main goal is to avoid another embarrassment

This afternoon the Macedonian handball team hosts Greece in the final qualifier of the European Championship. Macedonia already secured its place in the championship, but a win or a draw will make Macedonia number one in the group, and avenge the defeat in Kozani in October. The game comes at a time...

Sport 14.06.19 | 14:47

Following an incident, Leeds winger Alioski makes amends with the owner of a Prilep restaurant

Winger Ezgjan Alioski met with the owner of a restaurant in Prilep he was kicked out of yesterday and the two made up. Alioski was told to leave, allegedly because he spoke in Albanian. The Leeds winger is born in majority Macedonian Prilep. During their meeting, Alioski gave the restaurant owner a Leeds...

Sport 12.06.19 | 22:40

Macedonian handball team beats Turkey 24:26

The Macedonian national handball team beat Turkey in an away qualifier, which sets the stage for the final showdown against Greece on Sunday. It was a thrilling game, and Macedonia was done two goals at the half time (13:11).  In the second half, Nikola Mitreski was placed at the goal and this made...

Sport 09.06.19 | 15:59

Stoilov will face Turkey but will be out due to his meniscus injury against Greece

Sport hero Stojance Stoilov will brave his meniscus injury to play for the Macedonian handball team against Turkey, in a key qualifier for the 2020 European Championship. Stoilov will unfortunately not be able to play the last qualifier against Greece in Strumica. Macedonia plays Turkey on June 12th,...

Sport 07.06.19 | 23:11

Poland beats Macedonia 1:0 in Skopje

Poland beat Macedonia in the 2020 European football championship qualifier that ended a little while ago in Skopje. The score was 0:1. Krzystof Piatek scored the only goal of the game in the 47th minute, after a corner that was badly judged by Macedonain goalkeeper Dimitrievski. Goran Pandev and Enis...

Football 07.06.19 | 11:17

FIFA Vice President detained on corruption charges

The president of Africa’s soccer confederation, a FIFA vice president, was detained for questioning in Paris early Thursday, a day before the start of the Women’s World Cup. The official, Ahmad Ahmad, was picked up at a luxury hotel by the police as part of a corruption investigation that grew out...

Sport 06.06.19 | 23:42

Dibirov brings the Champions League trophy to a school in Skopje

Timur Dibirov, one of the stars of the Vardar handball club, visited the Vlado Tasevski school in skopje today to meet the students. Kids were waiting in lines to take pictures with one of the sports heroes and the EHF Champions League trophy. The Russian player was signing autographs and doing selfies...

Handball 04.06.19 | 00:32

Serbian sportscasters: The best handball now lives in Skopje

The best handball now lives in Skopje. Rejoice !, Serbian sportscasters Sreten Raskovik and Stevan Stevanovik, who became heroes together with Vardar handball players for their passionate comments about the “red and black” team during the Champions League games. They came to Skopje together...

Handball 04.06.19 | 00:20

Dibirov: Today we are all Macedonians!

Timur Dibirov was emotional during his address on the stage on Macedonia square, saying to the crowd that he felt like a Macedonian. Dibirov said that he did not expect to feel like this again after they won the title two years ago, and finally said – we are all Macedonians. Two years ago on this...

Handball 04.06.19 | 00:05

I say this for the second time here: Skopje Vardar – European champion

“Stole, you are our icon”, chanted thousands of citizens gathered on Macedonia square to welcome the Vardar players. First to address the gathered crowd was Vardar captain Stojance Stoilov. People chanted his name repeatedly. Stole, the Vardar icon, told Macedonians that the handball players...