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Russian footballers out on parole after jail time

Two Russian national team football players were granted parole on Friday after serving part of their prison sentences for a series of brawls.

Zenit St. Petersburg forward Alexander Kokorin and FC Krasnodar midfielder Pavel Mamayev were arrested last October after being accused of two attacks -- one against a man in a Moscow hotel parking lot and another on a senior trade ministry official and a car designer in a cafe.

Kokorin was sentenced to 18 months in prison in May and Mamayev was sentenced...