Milanko Petrovic 1

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27th Winter Universiade will be held from 24th of January to 4th of February 2015 in Spain (Granada) and Slovakia (Strbske Pleso) … Deadline for application of Serbian delegation is approaching, and soon will be known which athletes will represent the country in the competition. The deadline for applications is Friday, 19th of December, and still hasn’t been known who will go.

This was confirmed by Sinisa Jasnic, chairman of the University Sports Federation of Serbia:

– We have some applications, two competitors from alpine skiing should travel. It is uncertain whether our best competitor and winner of two gold and bronze medals from the last Universiade in Trentino Milanko Petrovic will be among the passengers. Also, we are waiting for an answer from Nevena Ignjatovic, who won gold in the slalom“, says Jasnic, and add that everything is still open and finances dictate decisions:

-The deadline for applications is next Friday when the names of competitors will be officially known.Nevena Ignjatovic 1

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At the Winter Universiade in Spain and Slovakia, the contestants will fight, according to the official program of FISU (International University Sports Federation) in eight disciplines, alpine skiing, cross country skiing, biathlon, snowboarding, curling, ice hockey, figure skating and synchronized skating and speedskating, with two other sports which are optional, nordic combination and ski jumping…