DARIO BRENTIN

Dario Brentin is a PhD student at the School of Slavonic and Eastern European Studies at University College London and researcher at the University of Graz, working on sport and national identity in Southeastern Europe. He is on Twitter at @sportingbalkans.

Posts by Dario Brentin

The Democratic ‘Hooligan’
The Democratic ‘Hooligan’
Last November, Croatian fans disrupted a European qualifying match by throwing flares onto the pitch in Milan and fighting with police. Another example of hooliganism, or a protest with a larger agenda?
SPORTOLOGICALLY SPEAKING
"It took me 17 years to get 3,000 hits in baseball. I did it on one afternoon on the golf course." –Henry Aaron
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Devoney Looser
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Andrew Guest
MESSI, MARADONA, AND ARGENTINE MACHISMO
Brenda Elsey
WOMEN WHO WRITE ABOUT SPORTS, AND THE MEN WHO HATE THEM
Amy Bass
PROFESSORS AND THEIR ATHLETES: A LOOK INSIDE THE COLLEGE SPORTS FACTORY
Yago Colás, Jack Hamilton, David Ridpath, and Travis Vogan
RONDA ROUSEY AND MIXED(-SEX) MARTIAL ARTS
Alex Channon
QUESTION FOR THE PANEL: THE BEST GOVERNED SPORT?
The Allrounder Panel
QUESTION FOR THE PANEL: THE BEST SPORTS INTERVIEW?
The Allrounder Panel
I HOPE MY SON IS MISERABLE
Nicholas Walton