Slovenia welcomes national sport heroes

In the commentary daily newspaper "Delo" notes that the statistics on the medals won at major tournaments suggest that Slovenia is losing a very small share of its sport talent.

"The objective that talents do not fall through the cracks should be a general national objective. Not only in sport but in education, science, development, business and art as well."

The paper adds that people show respect to the national volleyball team, to athletes who have showed collective intelligence and precise anticipation of where danger comes from.

"There is no room in volleyball for superstar narcissism, because only intelligent hard work and sacrificing oneself for the success of the team counts."

Delo adds that the president's initiative to celebrate a national sports day will now be on the agenda, noting that it is coming from the political arena, the arena...

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