Category: Sport
Other sports 17.09.19 | 21:05

Macedonia’s team scores second victory at the European volleyball championship, with chances for second round

After Monday’s first historic victory of Macedonia’s volleyball team at the European Championship, this afternoon our team achieved another triumph over host Slovenia 3-1 in sets. With this triumph, the Macedonians made a big step towards the second round of the European Championship. The...

Sport 17.09.19 | 10:22

Macedonia beats Belarus at the European volleyball championship

Macedonia scored its first win at the European volleyball championship in Slovenia. Macedonia played Belarus, and after losing the first set 23-25, was able to turn the game around and win 3-1. Captain Nikola Georgiev was the best player in the winning team, with 35 points. Бисер Балкански...

Sport 14.09.19 | 20:32

Handball: Vardar beats Montpellier 33 – 31

Vardar defeated Montpellier 33-31 in the first match of the handball EHF Champions League. The French team had the lead as the final of the game approached, but the defending champion was able to turn the match around. Skube and Dibirov were the best players for Vardar, scoring six goals each. The next...

Other sports 10.09.19 | 12:21

Michael Schumacher ‘admitted to Paris hospital to undergo secret treatment’

Michael Schumacher was secretly admitted to a Paris hospital on Monday for treatment with a pioneering French surgeon, Mirror reports. The seven-time Formula One world champion has not been seen in public since a skiing accident in the French Alps almost six years ago. Schumacher, who turned 50 in...

Sport 09.09.19 | 23:23

Pandev and Bardhi win the game for Macedonia

Goran Pandev and Enis Bardhi led Macedonia to victory over Latvia in today’s away European Championship qualifier game. Macedonia had little difficulty beating the Baltic team. Pandev scored the first goal in the 14th minute and Bardhi added the second with a powerful shot from afar only a few...

Football 09.09.19 | 10:04

Volino residents detained for waiving the Kutlesh Star flag!

Real drama took place Sunday afternoon outside the Ohrid police station where several people from the municipality of Debrca were detained. According to Alfa, the people were residents of the Volino village from the municipality of Debrca, who were taken to the Ohrid police station for chanting against...

Sport 06.09.19 | 10:29

Macedonia and Israel draw in European Championship qualifier

Macedonia had most of the game but was unable to beat Israel in the away Group G qualifier for the European Championship, as the teams drew 1:1. Israel scored the first goal early in the second half through its best player Eran Zahavi. Arijan Ademi evened the score in the 65th minute owing to a great...

Sport 04.09.19 | 10:57

Vardar easily beats Beijing Sports University in the SEHA – Gazprom handball league

Vardar handball club, Macedonia’s best sports club, easily beat the Beijing Sports University team, which joined the SEHA – Gazprom league. The defending European champion beat the Chinese team 37 – 23 in a match thoroughly dominated by Vardar. This allowed coach David Pisonero to try...

Other sports 28.08.19 | 11:41

Leg pain forces Marko to quit Ohrid swimming marathon

13-year old Marko Pejchinovski had to cut short his endeavor to swim 64 km across Lake Ohrid. After 4 hours and 49 minutes and 11 kilometers, the Ohrid native quit due to leg pain. “Desire and will are the wings of great deeds. ” Our Mark had a strong desire and a strong will to swim a section...

Other sports 27.08.19 | 15:10

When Mary, the Mother of God sees me swimming she will calm the lake

The Person of the Year 2018, the 13-year old hero Marko Pejchinovski from Ohrid is set to start an ultramarathon on Tuesday, in which he would once again attempt at swimming 64 km in Lake Ohrid in support of people with rare diseases. In support of today’s feat, but also a reminder of a child...

Other sports 23.08.19 | 12:03

US Open to kick off with huge first-round match: Williams vs Sharapova

Veteran stars Serena Williams, a six-time US Open champion, and Maria Sharapova, the 2006 champion, will face off in the opening round of the US Open on Monday in New York. It will be their first meeting at Flushing Meadows, where Williams, 37, won her first grand slam title 20 years ago. Williams, seeded...

Sport 07.08.19 | 10:53

PAOK fans raise banner declaring that Macedonia is Greek during their game with Ajax

Fans of the Greek PAOK football club displayed a large banner declaring that “Macedonia is one and only and it’s here” during their Champions League game against Ajax on Tuesday in Solun/Thessaloniki. The sign was displayed in protest against the Prespa treaty which renames the Republic...

Sport 06.08.19 | 23:34

Macedonia loses to Argentina in the opening game of the U19 handball tournament

The Macedonian U19 handball team snatched defeat from the jaws of victory in its opening match against Argentina in the Youth World Championship. Our team had a solid 4 goal lead at the half-time. But then, in the final minutes, they allowed Argentina to make a come-back, even the score with two minutes...

Sport 05.08.19 | 10:46

Aleksandar Trajkovski joins Mallorca

Midfielder Aleksandar Trajkovski is the second Macedonia to sign with a Spanish Primera league team, after Mallorca signed him on from Palermo for 650.000 EUR per season for the next two years. Trajkovski joins Levante’s Enis Bardhi as the second Macedonian citizen playing for Spain. He has played...

Sport 25.07.19 | 12:08

Macedonia up two places on the FIFA world ranking, tied with China for the 71st spot

Macedonia rose two places on the FIFA rankings, to the 71st place, which it ties with China, both with 1.333 points each. Belgium remains at the top of the rankings, followed by Brasil and France.

Sport 24.07.19 | 23:42

Elmas played his first 20 minutes for Napoli in a friendly game against Cremonese

Macedonian midfielder Elif Elmas got a chance to play for his new club, Napoli, immediately after arriving in Italy. Elmas was called in with 20 minutes to go in the friendly game against Cremonese, which ended in a 3:3 draw. The former Rabotnicki player signed for Napoli from Fenerbahce for 15 million...

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.