Josip Pavić

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Josip Pavić
Josip Pavić 2010.jpg
Medal record
Men's Water polo
Competitor for  Croatia
Olympic Games
Gold 2012 London Team
World Championship
Gold 2007 Melbourne Team competition
Bronze 2009 Rome Team competition
Bronze 2011 Shanghai Team competition
Bronze 2013 Barcelona Team competition
European Championship
Gold 2010 Zagreb Team competition
World Cup
Silver 2010 Oradea Team competition
FINA World League
Gold 2012 Almaty Team competition
Silver 2009 Podgorica Team competition
Bronze 2010 Niš Team competition
Bronze 2011 Florence Team competition
Mediterranean Games
Gold 2013 Mersin Team

Josip Pavić (born 15 January 1982 in Split) is a Croatian water polo player who competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics and 2012 Summer Olympics, winning the gold medal in 2012.[1] He was widely regarded as the best goalkeeper in the 2012 Olympic tournament.[1] He was named the best world water polo player in 2012, by FINA. [2]


  1. ^ a b "Olympics". sports-reference. Retrieved 24 June 2012. 
  2. ^ Josip Pavić proglašen najboljim vaterpolistom na svijetu!(Croatian)
Preceded by
Serbia Filip Filipović
FINA Water Polo Player of the Year
Succeeded by
Hungary Dénes Varga