Anikó Kovacsics

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The native form of this personal name is Kovacsics Anikó. This article uses the Western name order when mentioning individuals.
Anikó Kovacsics
Anikó Kovacsics 2011.jpg
Kovacsics in 2011
Personal information
Born (1991-08-29) 29 August 1991 (age 25)
Nagyatád, Hungary
Nationality Hungarian
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Centre back
Nickname Misi
Club information
Current club Ferencvárosi TC (women's handball)
Number 91
Youth clubs
Csurgói NKC
Nagyatádi NKK
Senior clubs
Győri Audi ETO KC
Ferencvárosi TC
National team
2009– Hungary 75 (143)

Anikó Kovacsics (Croatian: Kovačić; born 29 August 1991)[1] is a Hungarian handballer of Croatian descent who plays in the middle back/playmaker position. Started to play at the age of 10, she signed to Győri Audi ETO KC in 2006, where she quickly came through the ranks and became a regular member of the first team at a very young age. She is reputed as a possible successor of world-class playmaker and teammate Anita Görbicz.

Kovacsics made her international debut on 22 September 2009 against Germany.[2] She represented Hungary on the World Championship in 2009 and also participated on the European Championship in 2010.[3]


Individual awards[edit]

  • Hungarian Junior Handballer of the Year: 2009, 2010
  • Junior Prima Award: 2010
  • All-Star Team Best Centre Back of the EHF Champions League: 2015[4]


  1. ^ "Anikó Kovacsics Profile". European Handball Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Anikó Kovacsics Factsheet" (in Hungarian). Retrieved 4 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "2014 European Championship Roster" (PDF). EHF. Retrieved 7 December 2014. 
  4. ^ EHF Champions League 2014/15 - All-stars take to the court at the 2015 MVM EHF FINAL4. Retrieved on 2016-06-01.

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