Jovana Brakočević

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Jovana Brakočević
Jovana Brakocevic 1.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Serbia
Born (1988-03-05) March 5, 1988 (age 26)
Zrenjanin, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight 77 kg (170 lb)
Spike 309 cm (122 in)
Block 295 cm (116 in)
Volleyball information
Position Opposite hitter
Current club Vakıfbank Istanbul
Number 6
National team
2006-present Serbia
Last updated: October 13, 2013

Jovana Brakočević (Serbian Cyrillic: Јована Бракочевић; born March 5, 1988 in Zrenjanin, SFR Yugoslavia) is a female professional volleyball player from Serbia, who was a member of the Serbia women's national volleyball team that won the silver medal at the 2007 European Championship in Belgium and Luxembourg. There she was named Best Server of the tournament. She was also a member of the Serbia women's national volleyball team that won the gold medal at the 2011 European Championship in Serbia and Italy. There she was voted MVP of the tournament.

Career[edit]

She played the 2010/2011 season for the Guangzhou Evergrande in the 361° Chinese Women's Volleyball League.[1]

On June 2011, JT Marvelous announced her joining next season.[2]

Jovana won the gold medal and the MVP and Best Spiker awards at the 2011 European League.[3]

Brakočević won the gold medal at the 2013 Club World Championship and the Most Valuable Player award, playing with Vakıfbank Istanbul.[4]

Clubs[edit]

Awards[edit]

Individuals[edit]

Clubs[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Blic online: Jovana Brakočević od sledeće sezone u Hong Kongu 22 June 2010 (Serbian)
  2. ^ JT website(ja). "ヨヴァナ・ブラコチェヴィッチ選手の入部が決定しました". Retrieved 2011-11-11. 
  3. ^ CEV (2011-07-15). "Serbia claims third consecutive crown". Retrieved 2011-07-16. 
  4. ^ "Vakifbank Istanbul fly to first Women’s Club World Champs title, China claim bronze". Zurich, Switzerland: FIVB. 2013-10-13. Retrieved 2013-10-13. 

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Awards
Preceded by
Netherlands Manon Flier
Most Valuable Player of
European Championship

2011
Succeeded by
Russia Tatiana Kosheleva
Preceded by
South Korea Kim Yeon-Koung
Most Valuable Player of
CEV Women's Champions League

2012–13
Succeeded by
TBD