Serbia at the 2008 Summer Olympics

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Serbia at the Olympic Games

Flag of Serbia
IOC code  SRB
NOC Olympic Committee of Serbia
Website www.oks.org.rs (Serbian)
At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing
Competitors 92 in 11 sports
Officials Snežana Lakićević-Stojačić
Flag bearer Jasna Šekarić (opening)
Saša Starović (closing)
Medals
Rank: 61
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
3
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Yugoslavia (1920–1992W)
Independent Olympic Participants (1992S)
Serbia and Montenegro (1996–2006)

Serbia competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, People's Republic of China. The country returned under the name Serbia after 96 years, previously competing under the names Yugoslavia (1920–1988), Independent Olympic Participants (1992), Yugoslavia (1996–2002) and Serbia and Montenegro (2004–2006).

The flag on the opening ceremony was held by shooter Jasna Šekarić, who has won five medals in her five previous Olympic appearances.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Silver Milorad Čavić Swimming Men's 100 m butterfly
 Bronze Novak Đoković Tennis Men's singles
 Bronze Serbia men's national water polo team
Denis Šefik   Filip Filipović
Andrija Prlainović   Aleksandar Ćirić
Živko Gocić   Aleksandar Šapić
Vanja Udovičić   Vladimir Vujasinović
Dejan Savić   Branko Peković
Duško Pijetlović   Slobodan Soro
Nikola Rađen
Water polo Men's tournament

Athletics[edit]

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Nenad Filipović 50 km walk N/A 4:02:16 30
Predrag Filipović 20 km walk N/A 1:28:15 41
Goran Nava 1500 m 3:42.92 6 Did not advance
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Asmir Kolašinac Shot put 19.01 33 Did not advance
Dragutin Topić High jump 2.25 17 Did not advance
Women
Track & road events
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
Olivera Jevtić Marathon DNF
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Tatjana Jelača Javelin throw NM Did not advance
Ivana Španović Long jump 6.30 31 Did not advance
Dragana Tomašević Discus throw 60.19 13 Did not advance
Biljana Topić Triple jump 14.14 13 Did not advance

Cycling[edit]

Road[edit]

Athlete Event Time Rank
Ivan Stević Men's road race 6:35:44 67
Nebojša Jovanović 6:49:59 85

Football[edit]

Men's tournament[edit]

Roster

The following is the Serbia squad in the men's football tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics.[2] view · talk

Head coach: Miroslav Đukić

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Vladimir Stojković* (c) (1983-07-28)28 July 1983 (aged 25) 25 0 Portugal Sporting CP
2 2DF Marko Jovanović (1988-03-26)26 March 1988 (aged 20) 2 0 Serbia Partizan
3 2DF Aleksandar Kolarov (1985-11-10)10 November 1985 (aged 22) 12 2 Italy Lazio
4 3MF Gojko Kačar (1987-01-26)26 January 1987 (aged 21) 17 0 Germany Hertha BSC
5 2DF Slobodan Rajković (1989-02-03)3 February 1989 (aged 19) 15 0 Netherlands Twente
6 3MF Predrag Pavlović (1986-06-19)19 June 1986 (aged 22) 4 0 Serbia Napredak Kruševac
7 3MF Milan Smiljanić (1986-11-19)19 November 1986 (aged 21) 18 1 Spain Espanyol
8 3MF Nikola Gulan (1989-03-23)23 March 1989 (aged 19) 6 0 Italy Fiorentina
9 4FW Đorđe Rakić (1985-10-31)31 October 1985 (aged 22) 18 2 Austria Red Bull Salzburg
11 2DF Duško Tošić (1985-01-19)19 January 1985 (aged 23) 23 1 Germany Werder Bremen
12 4FW Dušan Tadić (1988-11-20)20 November 1988 (aged 19) 6 0 Serbia Vojvodina
13 2DF Ljubomir Fejsa (1988-08-14)14 August 1988 (aged 19) 4 0 Serbia Partizan
14 2DF Miljan Mrdaković* (1982-05-09)9 May 1982 (aged 26) 0 0 Portugal Vitória de Guimarães
15 3MF Aleksandar Živković* (1977-07-28)28 July 1977 (aged 31) 6 0 China Shandong Luneng
16 2DF Nenad Tomović (1987-08-30)30 August 1987 (aged 20) 2 0 Serbia Red Star Belgrade
17 3MF Zoran Tošić (1987-04-28)28 April 1987 (aged 21) 14 1 Serbia Partizan
18 1GK Saša Stamenković (1985-01-05)5 January 1985 (aged 23) 0 0 Serbia Napredak Kruševac
19 4FW Andrija Kaluđerović (1987-07-05)5 July 1987 (aged 21) 4 0 Serbia OFK Beograd

* Over-aged player.

Group play
Qualified for the quarterfinals
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
 Argentina 3 3 0 0 5 1 +4 9
 Ivory Coast 3 2 0 1 6 4 +2 6
 Australia 3 0 1 2 1 3 −2 1
 Serbia 3 0 1 2 3 7 −4 1
7 August 2008
17:00
v
Australia  1–1  Serbia
Zadkovich Goal 69' Report Rajković Goal 78'
Shanghai Stadium, Shanghai
Attendance: 36,184
Referee: Jerome Damon (South Africa)
10 August 2008
19:45
v
Serbia  2–4  Ivory Coast
Mrdaković Goal 16'
Rakić Goal 90'
Report Cissé Goal 3'
Rajković Goal 24' (o.g.)
Kalou Goal 70'
Gervinho Goal 90+3'
13 August 2008
19:45
v
Argentina  2–0  Serbia
Lavezzi Goal 13' (pen.)
Buonanotte Goal 84'
Report

Rowing[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Goran Jagar
Nikola Stojić
Pair 6:46.71 2 SA/B BYE 6:38.96 4 FB 6:49.12 7
Women
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Iva Obradović Single sculls 7:49:13 2 QF 7:39.16 3 SA/B 7:52.39 5 FB 7:53.83 11

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); FC=Final C (non-medal); FD=Final D (non-medal); FE=Final E (non-medal); FF=Final F (non-medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B; SC/D=Semifinals C/D; SE/F=Semifinals E/F; QF=Quarterfinals; R=Repechage

Shooting[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Damir Mikec 10 m air pistol 580 13 Did not advance
50 m pistol 559 7 Q 655.8 7*
Nemanja Mirosavljev 10 m air rifle 593 17 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 590 33 Did not advance
50 m rifle 3 positions 1165 20 Did not advance
Stevan Pletikosić 10 m air rifle 595 8 Q 697.7 7
50 m rifle prone 594 10 Did not advance
50 m rifle 3 positions 1168 11 Did not advance

* North Korean shooter Kim Jong Su was tested positive for the banned substance propranolol, and thereby stripped off his two medals from the pistol events. Therefore, Mikec moved up a position in each of his events.

Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Lidija Mihajlović 10 m air rifle 394 20 Did not advance
50 m rifle 3 positions 586 4 Q 686.0 7
Jasna Šekarić 10 m air pistol 384 6 Q 480.9 6
25 m pistol 285 21 Did not advance

Swimming[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Milorad Čavić 100 m freestyle 48.15 6 Q Withdrew
100 m butterfly 50.76 OR 1 Q 50.92 1 Q 50.59 EU 2nd
Ivan Lenđer 100 m butterfly 53.41 40 Did not advance
Vladan Marković 200 m butterfly 2:03.12 43 Did not advance
Čaba Silađi 100 m breaststroke 1:02.31 40 Did not advance
Radovan Siljevski 200 m freestyle 1:50.25 40 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Nađa Higl 100 m breaststroke 1:13.19 43 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:32.78 33 Did not advance
Miroslava Najdanovski 50 m freestyle DNS Did not advance
100 m freestyle 56.50 38 Did not advance
Milica Ostojić 200 m freestyle 2:03.19 40 Did not advance
Marica Stražmešter 100 m backstroke 1:03.56 40 Did not advance

Table tennis[edit]

Athlete Event Preliminary round Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Aleksandar Karakašević Men's singles BYE  Zeng (TUR)
W 4–1
 Persson (SWE)
L 2–4
Did not advance

Tennis[edit]

Serbia was to be represented in tennis by the women's world number one and 2008 French Open champion Ana Ivanovic and world number two Jelena Janković, men's number three and 2008 Australian Open champion Novak Đoković and 2008 Wimbledon Championships champion and world number four in doubles Nenad Zimonjić, along with Janko Tipsarević. Ana Ivanovic announced her withdrawal from the tournament before her scheduled first round match due to a thumb injury.

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Novak Đoković Men's singles  Ginepri (USA)
W 6–4, 6–4
 Schüttler (GER)
W 6–4, 6–2
 Youzhny (RUS)
W 7–6(7–3), 6–3
 Monfils (FRA)
W 4–6, 6–1, 6–4
 Nadal (ESP)
L 4–6, 6–1, 4–6
 Blake (USA)
W 6–3, 7–6(7–4)
3rd
Janko Tipsarević  Ferrer (ESP)
W 7–6(10–8), 6–2
 Rochus (BEL)
L 6–7(5–7), 3–2, ret.
Did not advance
Novak Đoković
Nenad Zimonjić
Men's doubles N/A  Damm /
Vízner (CZE)
L 6–3, 0–6, 2–6
Did not advance
Ana Ivanovic Women's singles Withdrew because of thumb injury
Jelena Janković  Black (ZIM)
W 6–3, 6–3
 A Bondarenko (UKR)
W 7–5, 6–1
 Cibulková (SVK)
W 7–5, 6–1
 Safina (RUS)
L 2–6, 7–5, 3–6
Did not advance

Volleyball[edit]

Indoor[edit]

Serbia qualified a team in both the men's and the women's tournaments. The teams had virtually identical results: both teams finished fourth in their group, both teams advanced to the quarterfinals – where both teams lost. Similarly the final ranking of both teams was tied for 5th place.

Men's tournament[edit]

Roster

The following is the Serbian roster in the men's volleyball tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics.[3] view · talk

Serbia's team just before the group stage match against Brazil. From left: Grbić, Samardžić, Janić, Podraščanin, Starović, Petković, Bojović, Kovačević, Nikić, Bjelica, Gerić, Miljković.
Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2008 club
1 Kovacevic, NikolaNikola Kovačević 14 February 1983 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 78 kg (172 lb) 350 cm (140 in) 340 cm (130 in) Italy RPA Perugia
2 Bojovic, DejanDejan Bojović 3 April 1983 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 86 kg (190 lb) 360 cm (140 in) 345 cm (136 in) Italy Gabeca Montichiari
3 Bjelica, NovicaNovica Bjelica 9 February 1983 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 97 kg (214 lb) 343 cm (135 in) 324 cm (128 in) Italy Copra Nordmeccanica
4 Janic, BojanBojan Janić 11 March 1982 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 83 kg (183 lb) 345 cm (136 in) 322 cm (127 in) Italy Marmi Lanza Verona
5 Petkovic, VladoVlado Petković 6 January 1983 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 97 kg (214 lb) 325 cm (128 in) 318 cm (125 in) Montenegro Budućnost Podgorica
8 Samardzic, MarkoMarko Samardžić 22 February 1983 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 82 kg (181 lb) 326 cm (128 in) 310 cm (120 in) France Tours VB
9 Grbic, NikolaNikola Grbić 6 September 1973 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 91 kg (201 lb) 346 cm (136 in) 320 cm (130 in) Italy Trentino Volley
10 Nikic, MilosMiloš Nikić 31 March 1986 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 79 kg (174 lb) 350 cm (140 in) 330 cm (130 in) Italy Sparkling Milano
12 Geric, AndrijaAndrija Gerić 24 January 1977 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) 101 kg (223 lb) 350 cm (140 in) 323 cm (127 in) Italy Lube Banca Marche
14 Miljkovic, IvanIvan Miljković 13 September 1979 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) 88 kg (194 lb) 354 cm (139 in) 333 cm (131 in) Italy M. Roma Volley
15 Starovic, SasaSaša Starović 19 October 1988 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) 89 kg (196 lb) 335 cm (132 in) 321 cm (126 in) Montenegro Budućnost Podgorica
18 Podrascanin, MarkoMarko Podraščanin 29 August 1987 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) 92 kg (203 lb) 343 cm (135 in) 326 cm (128 in) Italy Famigliulo Corigliano
Group play
 
Matches Points Sets
Rank Team Pts W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1  Brazil 9 4 1 427 373 1.145 13 4 3.250
2  Russia 9 4 1 496 447 1.110 14 7 2.000
3  Poland 9 4 1 434 404 1.074 12 6 2.000
4  Serbia 7 2 3 440 439 1.002 9 10 0.900
5  Germany 6 1 4 418 440 0.950 6 12 0.500
6  Egypt 5 0 5 267 379 0.704 0 15 0.000

All times are China Standard Time (UTC+8).

10 August 2008
10:00
v
Serbia  1 – 3  Russia Beijing Institute of Technology Gymnasium, Beijing
Attendance: 3,100
Referee(s): Bela Hobor (HUN), Osamu Sakaide (JPN)
Report(s): result statistics
25
21
22
14
82
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Set 4
Total
20
25
25
25
95
12 August 2008
15:00
v
Serbia  1 – 3  Brazil Capital Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 9,000
Referee(s): Ning Wang (CHN), Osamu Sakaide (JPN)
Report(s): result statistics
27
20
17
21
85
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Set 4
Total
25
25
25
25
100
14 August 2008
15:05
v
Poland  3 – 1  Serbia Capital Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 7,000
Referee(s): Umit Sokullu (TUR), Patrick Deregnaucourt (FRA)
Report(s): result statistics
31
22
25
25
103
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Set 4
Total
29
25
22
21
97
16 August 2008
12:30
v
Serbia  3 – 1  Germany Capital Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 12,500
Referee(s): Ning Wang (CHN), Bela Hobor (HUN)
Report(s): result statistics
25
27
24
25
101
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Set 4
Total
21
25
26
23
95
18 August 2008
15:15
v
Egypt  0 – 3  Serbia Capital Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 6,000
Referee(s): Victor Rodriguez (PUR), Ibrahim Al-Naama (QAT)
Report(s): result statistics
16
13
17
46
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Total
25
25
25
75
Quarterfinal
20 August 2008
22:01
v
United States  3 – 2  Serbia Capital Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 7,500
Referee(s): Ning Wang (CHN), Mohammad Shahmiri (IRI)
Report(s): result statistics
20
25
21
25
15
106
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Set 4
Set 5
Total
25
23
25
18
12
103

Women's tournament[edit]

Roster

The following is the Serbian roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics.[3] view · talk

Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2008 club
1 Nikolic, JelenaJelena Nikolić 13 April 1982 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 315 cm (124 in) 300 cm (120 in) Japan Takefuji Bamboo
2 Brakocevic, JovanaJovana Brakočević 5 March 1988 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 77 kg (170 lb) 309 cm (122 in) 295 cm (116 in) Italy Spess Volley Conegliano
3 Derisolo, IvanaIvana Đerisilo 8 August 1983 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 72 kg (159 lb) 306 cm (120 in) 291 cm (115 in) Switzerland Voléro Zürich
5 Krsmanovic, NatasaNataša Krsmanović 19 June 1985 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 294 cm (116 in) 273 cm (107 in) Switzerland Voléro Zürich
7 Molnar, BrizitkaBrižitka Molnar 28 July 1985 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 66 kg (146 lb) 304 cm (120 in) 290 cm (110 in) Romania Metal Galati
9 Vesovic, JovanaJovana Vesović 21 June 1987 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 283 cm (111 in) 268 cm (106 in) Serbia Jedinstvo Užice
10 Ognjenovic, MajaMaja Ognjenović 6 August 1984 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 290 cm (110 in) 270 cm (110 in) Romania Metal Galati
11 Citakovic, VesnaVesna Čitaković 3 February 1979 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 300 cm (120 in) Turkey Eczacıbaşı Istanbul
13 Simanic, MajaMaja Simanić 8 February 1980 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 280 cm (110 in) 270 cm (110 in) Croatia ZOK Rijeka
15 Malagurski, SanjaSanja Malagurski 8 June 1990 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 77 kg (170 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 295 cm (116 in) Slovenia Hit Nova Gorica
17 Veljkovic, StefanaStefana Veljković 9 January 1990 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 76 kg (168 lb) 320 cm (130 in) 305 cm (120 in) Serbia Poštar 064 Beograd
18 Cebic, SuzanaSuzana Ćebić 9 November 1984 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 279 cm (110 in) 255 cm (100 in) Serbia Jedinstvo Užice
Group play
Qualified for the quarterfinals
Eliminated
 
Matches Points Sets
Rank Team Pts W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1  Brazil 10 5 0 377 226 1.668 15 0 MAX
2  Italy 9 4 1 372 315 1.181 12 4 3.000
3  Russia 8 3 2 353 312 1.131 10 6 1.667
4  Serbia 7 2 3 343 349 0.983 6 10 0.600
5  Kazakhstan 6 1 4 323 404 0.800 4 13 0.308
6  Algeria 5 0 5 230 392 0.587 1 15 0.067

All times are China Standard Time (UTC+8).

9 August 2008
12:15
v
Serbia  3 – 1  Kazakhstan Beijing Institute of Technology Gymnasium
Attendance: 1,800
Referee(s): Mitch Davidson (Canada), Victor Manuel Rodriguez (Puerto Rico)
Report(s): result statistics
25
25
23
25
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
Set 4
21
17
25
21
11 August 2008
10:00
v
Algeria  0 – 3  Serbia Beijing Institute of Technology Gymnasium
Attendance: 3,100
Referee(s): Janpen Jirakakul (Thailand), Liu Jiang (China)
Report(s): result statistics
14
13
13
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
25
25
25
13 August 2008
14:30
v
Serbia  0 – 3  Brazil Capital Indoor Stadium
Attendance: 11,000
Referee(s): Kim Kun-Tae (South Korea), Frans Loderus (Netherlands)
Report(s): result statistics
15
13
23
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
25
25
25
15 August 2008
14:30
v
Serbia  0 – 3  Italy Capital Indoor Stadium
Attendance: 11,000
Referee(s): Frans Loderus (Netherlands), Frank Leuthauser (Germany)
Report(s): result statistics
23
20
19
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
25
25
25
17 August 2008
22:00
v
Russia  3 – 0  Serbia Capital Indoor Stadium
Attendance: 7,000
Referee(s): Osamu Sakaide (Japan), Karin Zahorcova (Czech Republic)
Report(s): result statistics
25
25
25
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
21
16
20
Quarterfinal
19 August 2008
10:00
v
Cuba  3 – 0  Serbia Capital Indoor Stadium
Attendance: 12,500
Referee(s): Ibrahim al-Naama (Qatar), Kim Kun-Tae (South Korea)
Report(s): result statistics
26
25
26
Set 1
Set 2
Set 3
24
19
24

Water polo[edit]

Serbia participated in the men's tournament, where the team won the bronze medal.

Men's tournament[edit]

Roster

The following is the Serbian roster in the men's water polo tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics.[3] view · talk

Name
Pos. Height Weight Date of birth Club
1 Sefik, DenisDenis Šefik GK 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 120 kg (260 lb) 20 September 1979 Montenegro PVK Budvanska rivijera
2 Prlainovic, AndrijaAndrija Prlainović D 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 94 kg (207 lb) 28 April 1987 Serbia VK Partizan
3 Gocic, ZivkoŽivko Gocić CF 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 22 August 1982 Greece Olympiacos
4 Udovicic, VanjaVanja Udovičić CB 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) 102 kg (225 lb) 12 September 1982 Italy Pro Recco
5 Savic, DejanDejan Savić CB 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 120 kg (260 lb) 24 April 1975 Russia Sintez Kazan
6 Pijetlovic, DuskoDuško Pijetlović CF 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 102 kg (225 lb) 25 April 1985 Serbia VK Partizan
7 Raden, NikolaNikola Rađen CB 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) 103 kg (227 lb) 29 January 1985 Serbia VK Partizan
8 Filipovic, FilipFilip Filipović D 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 2 May 1987 Serbia VK Partizan
9 Ciric, AleksandarAleksandar Ćirić D 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 90 kg (200 lb) 30 December 1977 Montenegro PVK Budvanska rivijera
10 Sapic, AleksandarAleksandar Šapić D 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 1 June 1978 Russia Shturm 2002 Chekhov
11 Vujasinovic, VladimirVladimir Vujasinović CB 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 98 kg (216 lb) 14 August 1973 Serbia VK Partizan
12 Pekovic, BrankoBranko Peković CF 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 107 kg (236 lb) 7 May 1979 Russia Dynamo Moscow
13 Soro, SlobodanSlobodan Soro GK 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 100 kg (220 lb) 23 December 1978 Serbia VK Partizan
Head coach: Dejan Udovičić
Group play
Qualified for the semifinals
Qualified for the quarterfinals
Will play for places 7–10
Will play for places 7–12
Team
GP W D L GF GA GD Pts
 United States 5 4 0 1 37 31 +6 8
 Croatia 5 4 0 1 56 31 +25 8
 Serbia 5 3 0 2 50 38 +12 6
 Germany 5 2 0 3 33 44 −11 4
 Italy 5 2 0 3 57 50 +7 4
 China 5 0 0 5 25 64 −39 0

All times are China Standard Time (UTC+8).

10 August 2008
12:10
v
Game reference Serbia  11–7  Germany Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Tulga (TUR), Littlejohn (GBR)
Score by quarters: 1-3, 5-2, 2-2, 3-0
Pijetlović 4, Udovičić 2, Šapić 2 Goals Politze 2, Mackeben 2
12 August 2008
15:20
v
Game reference Serbia  8–11  Croatia Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Turcotte (CAN), Klopper (NED)
Score by quarters: 3-1, 1-4, 1-4, 3-2
Šapić 4, Udovičić 2 Goals Joković 3, Barač 3, Smodlaka 2
14 August 2008
10:50
v
Game reference United States  2–4  Serbia Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Antsiferov (RUS), Littlejohn (GBR)
Score by quarters: 0-0, 1-2, 0-2, 1-0
Varellas 2 Goals Udovičić 1, Pijetlović 1, Šapić 1, Vujasinović 1
16 August 2008
16:40
v
Game reference Serbia  15–5  China Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Koryzna (POL), Oshima (JPN)
Score by quarters: 5-2, 2-1, 4-2, 4-0
Šapić 9, Vujasinović 3 Goals Liang 3, Xie 2
18 August 2008
9:30
v
Game reference Serbia  12–13  Italy Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Klopper (NED), Antsiferov (RUS)
Score by quarters: 3-3, 2-3, 3-5, 4-2
Šapić 3, Prlainović 2, Filipović 2, Vujasinović 2 Goals Calcaterra 3, Felugo 2, Bencivenga 2, Sottani 2
Quarterfinal
20 August 2008
17:20
v
Game reference Spain  5–9  Serbia Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Turcotte (CAN), Klopper (NED)
Score by quarters: 1-0, 1-5, 1-2, 2-2
Molina 2 Goals Pijetlović 4, Ćirić 2, Vujasinović 2
Semifinal
22 August 2008
19:40
v
Game reference  United States 10–5 Serbia  Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Turcotte (CAN), Margeta (SLO)
Score by quarters: 3-3, 2-1, 2-1, 3-0
Azevedo 3, Beaubien 2, Bailey 2 Goals Pijetlović 2, Vujasinović 2
Bronze medal game
24 August 2008
14:20
v
Game reference Montenegro  4–6  Serbia 3rd Ying Tung Natatorium
Referees:
Tulga (TUR), Margeta (SLO)
Score by quarters: 0-2, 1-2, 1-2, 2-0
M. Janović 2 Goals Savić 2

Wrestling[edit]

Key:

  • VT - Victory by Fall.
  • PP - Decision by Points - the loser with technical points.
  • PO - Decision by Points - the loser without technical points.
Men's Greco-Roman
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Kristijan Fris −55 kg  Koval (UKR)
W 3–1 PP
 Mankiev (RUS)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance  Hafizov (UZB)
W 3–0 PO
 Sourian (IRI)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 7
Davor Štefanek −60 kg BYE  Aripov (UZB)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 15

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