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Fan violence mars Serbian Cup

Updated: February 11, 2013, 2:57 PM ET
Associated Press

KRAGUJEVAC, Serbia -- Serbia's basketball cup final was completed in an empty arena Monday after fighting between rival fans a day earlier forced the game to be stopped.

Red Star beat Partizan 78-69 a day after fans turned violent in the third quarter. They stormed the court and hurled smoke bombs. The score was 43-43.

It was decided the game would resume Monday without fans.

Violence at sports events is frequent in Serbia despite new laws that include prison terms for those ...

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