Blaženko Lacković

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Blaženko Lacković
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Personal information
Full name Blaženko Lacković
Born (1980-12-25) 25 December 1980 (age 36)
Novi Marof, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Croatian
Height 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in)
Weight 96 kg
Playing position Left back
Nickname Lac
Club information
Current club THW Kiel
Number 8
Senior clubs
1997–2001
2001–2004
2004–2008
2008–2014
2014–2016
2016–present
RK Varteks Di Caprio
RK Zagreb
SG Flensburg-Handewitt
HSV
RK Vardar
THW Kiel
National team
2001–2013 Croatia 195 (571)

Blaženko Lacković (born 25 December 1980 in Novi Marof) is a Croatian handball player. He is World champion from 2003 with the Croatian national team,[1] and Olympic champion from 2004.[2] He received silver medals at the 2005 and 2009 World championships, silver medals at the 2008 and 2010 European championships and bronze medals at the 2012 Summer Olympics, the 2013 World Championships and the 2012 European championships.

Clubs[edit]

Lacković has played for the Croatian clubs RK Varteks di Caprio, Metković and RK Zagreb. He was a member of German club SG Flensburg-Handewitt, which reached the EHF Champions League final in 2007. He eventually won the title with HSV Hamburg during the 2012–13 season. After six years in Hamburg Lacković signed for Macedonian side RK Vardar Skopje in the summer of 2014.On February 3, 2016 Lackovic signed for German club THW Kiel. In Kiel he play with his teammates in national team Domagoj Duvnjak and Ilija Brozovic.

Honours[edit]

Zagreb
Flensburg
HSV
Vardar
Individual

Orders[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Croatia"European Handball Federation (2008) (Retrieved on February 1, 2008)
  2. ^ "2004 Summer Olympics – Athens, Greece – Handball" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on February 1, 2008)
  3. ^ "Blaženko Lacković biography". hoo.hr (in Croatian).