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Serb swimmer might be punished for wearing Kosovo shirt at podium

Updated: March 20, 2008, 1:22 PM ET
Associated Press

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands -- A Serb swimmer could face disciplinary action for wearing a T-shirt proclaiming "Kosovo is Serbia" during the gold-medal ceremony at the European swimming championships.

Milorad Cavic, an American-born Serb, said Thursday he was just trying to send "positive energy" to the country he represents as he accepted his medal Wednesday night for winning the 50-meter butterfly in a European record time of 23.11 seconds.

European swimming's governing body LEN said ...

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