Bulgarian News Agency selects Distria Krasniqi as fourth most successful athlete in Balkans – Latest News
December 29, 2021 – 12:42
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The Bulgarian News Agency (BTA), which includes 10 national agencies from the region, has selected the 10 best athletes in the Balkans for 2021, writes Zeri.info.
Kosovar judoka Distria Krasniqi has been chosen as the fourth on the list.
Krasniqi at the Olympic Games that took place this year in Tokyo, Japan won the gold medal in the category up to 48 kilograms.
The first place from BTA was taken for the seventh time by the Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic.
Djokovic won three Grand Slam titles this year, the Australian Open, Roland Garros and Wimbledon, while losing in the US Open final.
Athletes with votes
1. Novak Djokovic (Serbia)
2. Giannis Antetokounmpo (Greece)
3. Miltiadis Tentoglou (Greece)
4. Distria Krasniqi (Kosovo)
5. Jovana Prekovië (Serbian)
6. Ivet Goranova (Bulgaria)
7. Biljana Dudova (Bulgaria)
8. Martin and Valent Sinkovië (Croatia)
9. Mete Gazoz (Turkey)
10. Nicoleta-Ancuta Bodnar and Simona Radis (Romanians). /Zeri.info