SPORTS

PAOK produces emphatic win at Giannina

Second-placed PAOK returned to within eight points from leader Olympiakos in the Super League after its emphatic 3-1 win at PAS Giannina on Monday evening.

In the game that concluded the first half of the league, PAOK led 2-0 at half-time thanks to goals by Dimitris Salpigidis and Stefanos Athanasiadis, with Salpigidis making it 3-0 in the 67th minute.

Brana Ilic pulled one back for PAS, who stayed sixth in the standings.

The league enters now the holiday recess and will resume on January 5, 2013 with its second half.