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Ukrainians seek relief from their troubles

As the former rising power in the East sets out tonight on a revenge mission against Slovenia, Jack Pitt-Brooke considers how a war-torn country is hoping to find some consolation for its woes on the field of sporting conflict

 

 

Australian Open 2014: Bosnian rank outsider Damir Dzumhur captures

When the Grand Slam tournaments upped their prize-money for players knocked out in the early rounds, they were thinking of people like Damir Dzumhur. Listen to the 21-year-old Bosnian's story and you appreciate that there is much more to this sport than the jet-setting world of multimillionaires such as Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Maribor 2 Wigan Athletic 1 match report: Uwe Rösler in a rage as

Wigan boss Uwe Rösler accused Polish referee Szymon Marciniak of costing his side a place in the knockout stages of the Europa League. Rösler’s first game in charge of the Latics ended in disappointment as defeat in Slovenia brought their first European campaign to a disappointing close.

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