MONTE CARLO - Serbian tennis player Nenad Zimonjic and Canada's Daniel Nestor reached the doubles semifinals at the Monte Carlo Masters, after defeating Romain Arneodo and Balleret Benjamin of Monaco 6-4, 6-3 on Friday.
Two thirds of the rebel fighters in Syria are citizens of European countries, says a report of the London-based International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation.
According to the report, entitled "Greenbirds: Measuring importance and influence in Syrian Foreign Fighter Networks'", around 10% of the foreign fighters are from Eastern Europe, Bulgaria included.
CHARLESTON - Serbia's female tennis player Jelena Jankovic failed to qualify for the Charleston WTA semifinal as she lost the quarterfinal match to Canada's Eugenie Bouchard late on Friday, 2-1 (6-3, 4-6, 6-3).
This was the third match between the 8th and 20th player on the WTA list and the second victory for the young Canadian player.
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MONTERREY - Serbia's Ana Ivanovic reached the third round of the WTA tennis tournament in Monterrey, Mexico, by beating Aleksandra Wozniak of Canada 6-4, 6-2 early Friday.
Ivanovic's next opponent will be Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia, who won her second round match after Japan's Ayumi Morita retired after the first set due to injury.
Rybarikova won the first set 6-4.