A-1 Liga

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For the women's competition, see A-1 Liga Žene.
A-1 Liga
Croatian A-1 League
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2015–16 A-1 League
Croatian A1 Liga Logo.gif
Croatian League
Sport Basketball
Founded 1991
No. of teams 14
Country Croatia Croatia
Continent European Union FIBA Europe (Europe)
Most recent champion(s) Cedevita
Level on pyramid 1st Tier
Domestic cup(s) Krešimir Ćosić Cup
Official website www.hks-cbf.hr

The A-1 League (Croatian: A-1 Liga) is the first tier level men's professional basketball league in Croatia. It began in 1991, following the breakup of Yugoslavia and therefore the Yugoslav League, and is organized by the Croatian Basketball Federation.

The A-1 League, which is played under FIBA rules, currently consists of 14 teams. 11 teams play in the regular season, and 3 teams join the championship play-offs from the regional ABA League. The most successful club is Cibona Zagreb with 18 championship titles.

Current teams[edit]

For the 2015–16 season.
Team City Venue Capacity
Alkar Sinj ŠD Sinj 1,500
Cedevita Zagreb Dom Sportova 3,100
Cibona Zagreb KC Dražen Petrović 5,400
Gorica Velika Gorica ŠD Velika Gorica 1,000
Jolly Šibenik Šibenik Dvorana Baldekin 1,500
Kvarner 2010 Rijeka Dvorana Dinko Lukarić 1,100
Ribola Kaštela Kaštela ŠD Kaštel Sućurac 1,600
Split CO Split Arena Gripe 6,000
Šibenik Šibenik Dvorana Baldekin 1,500
Škrljevo Škrljevo Dvorana Mavrinci 1,000
Vrijednosnice Osijek Osijek Gradski Vrt 3,538
Zabok Zabok ŠD Bedekovčina 2,500
Zadar Zadar Dvorana Krešimir Čosić 10,000
Zagreb Zagreb ŠD Trnsko 2,500
Teams from Adriatic League

Title holders[edit]

Performance by club[edit]

Club Champions Winning years
600px Blu e Bianco con Cerchio Rosso.png Cibona
18
1991-92, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1995–96, 1996–97, 1997–98, 1998–99, 1999-00, 2000–01, 2001–02, 2003–04, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2011–12, 2012–13
Blu con striscia Bianca2.png Zadar
2
2004-05, 2007–08
600px Bianco con diagonale Rossa.png Cedevita
2
2013-14, 2014–15
600px Giallo con striscia diagonale Nera.svg Split
1
2002-03
600px Giallo Azzurro con banda verticale Bianca.png Zagreb
1
2010-11

Playoffs Finals[edit]

Winners in matches between first & fourth and second & third in regular season play against each other for the title

Season Home court advantage Result Home court disadvantage 1st of Regular Season Record
1991-92
Cibona
2–1
Zadar Cibona
8–2
1992-93
Cibona
2–1
Slobodna Dalmacija Split Cibona
17–1
1993-94
Cibona
3–0
Croatia Osiguranje Split Cibona
14–0
1994-95
Cibona
3–1
Zrinjevac Cibona
12–2
1995-96
Cibona
3–1
Croatia Osiguranje Split Cibona
25–3
1996-97
Cibona
3–1
Croatia Osiguranje Split Cibona
19–3
1997-98
Cibona
3–1
Zadar Cibona
24–2
1998-99
Zadar
1–3
Cibona Zadar
19–3
1999-00
Zadar
0–2
Cibona Zadar
20–2
2000-01
Cibona
3–0
Split Croatia Osiguranje Cibona
18–4
2001-02
Cibona
2–0
Zadar Cibona
12–2
2002-03
Split Croatia Osiguranje
2–0
Cibona Split Croatia Osiguranje
12–2
2003-04
Cibona
3–1
Zadar Cibona
13–1
2004-05
Zadar
3–2
Cibona Zadar
12–2
2005-06
Cibona
2–1
Zadar Cibona
14–0
2006-07
Cibona
3–2
Zadar Cibona
12–2
2007-08
Zadar
3–2
Split Croatia Osiguranje Zadar
13–1
2008-09
Cibona
3–1
Zadar Cibona
13–1
2009-10
Cibona
3–2
Zadar Cibona
12–2
2010-11
Cedevita
0–3
Zagreb Croatia Osiguranje Cedevita
12–2
2011-12
Cibona
3–1
Cedevita Cibona
14–0
2012-13
Cibona
3–0
Zadar Cibona
12–2
2013-14
Cedevita
3–0
Cibona Cedevita
13–1
2014-15
Cedevita
3–1
Cibona Cedevita
12–2

By Club[edit]

Club W L Total
Cibona
18
4
22
Zadar
2
11
13
Cedevita
2
2
4
Split
1
6
7
Zagreb
1
0
1
Zrinjevac
0
1
1

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