Nov 28, 2016

Argentina captures first David Cup title

Argentina lifted its first Davis Cup title after Juan Martin Del Potro and Federico Delbonis won Sunday’s reverse singles to complete the South American nation’s spectacular comeback in a 3-2 victory over host Croatia in the final. Del Potro fought back from two sets ...

Sep 12, 2016

Uncertainty abounds as Croatia holds snap election

Croatia’s rival political blocs were running neck and neck after a snap election Sunday, exit polls showed, suggesting further political uncertainty. Some 3.8 million Croatians were eligible to cast ballots for the second time in a less than year, at a time of economic ...

Trio advance after drab encounters

Jun 26, 2016

Trio advance after drab encounters

The quarterfinal lineup at the European Championship started to take shape on Saturday after three drab matches that will live forever in the record books but not in the memory. The start of the round of 16 saw Poland, Portugal and Wales make it ...

Croatia condemns Spain to Italy showdown at Euros

Jun 22, 2016

Croatia condemns Spain to Italy showdown at Euros

Spain’s long unbeaten run at the European Championship ended when Croatia rallied for a stunning 2-1 win on Tuesday, sending the two-time champions into an intense, high-profile knockout match against Italy in the round of 16. Ivan Perisic’s 87th-minute winner for Croatia not only ...

Balkan nations cap migrant numbers

Feb 27, 2016

Balkan nations cap migrant numbers

Four Balkan countries on Friday announced a daily cap on migrant arrivals, deepening the crisis gripping the European Union, and Brussels warned of “disaster” if an upcoming summit with Turkey fails. Slovenia and Croatia, which are European Union members, as well as Serbia and ...

Feb 14, 2016

Alleged Auschwitz guard dies in Croatia, never stood trial

A Croatian man suspected of having been a guard in several World War II concentration camps, including Auschwitz, has died at the age of 92, local media reported Saturday. Jakob Dencinger, who had been living in the eastern city of Osijek, died in hospital ...