Branislav Ratkovica

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Branislav Ratkovica
Free agent
Position Point guard
Personal information
Born (1985-07-27) July 27, 1985 (age 31)
Gradačac, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina
SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian
Listed height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Listed weight 82 kg (181 lb)
Career information
NBA draft 2007 / Undrafted
Playing career 2002–present
Career history
2002–2006 Beopetrol / Atlas
2004–2005 Avala Ada
2006–2007 Mega Vizura
2007–2008 EWE Baskets Oldenburg
2008–2011 Walter Tigers Tübingen
2011–2012 Aliağa Petkim
2012–2013 Olin Edirne
2013 Artland Dragons
2013 Politekhnika-Halychyna
2013–2015 Walter Tigers Tübingen
2015–2016 Lukoil Academic
2016–2017 Partizan
Career highlights and awards

Branislav Ratkovica (born July 27, 1985) is a Serbian professional basketball player who last played for Partizan of the Basketball League of Serbia.

Professional career[edit]

Ratkovica started playing basketball for KK Drvomarket.[1]

He made his professional debut for KK Atlas (then called Beopetrol) during the 2002–03 season. In the following season, Ratkovica made his debut in the ULEB Cup.[2] For the 2004–05 season he was loaned to Avala Ada.[3]

In the summer of 2007, Ratkovica signed a one-year contract with German team EWE Baskets Oldenburg.[4]

In the summer of 2008, Ratkovica moved to Walter Tigers Tübingen.

After four years in Germany, Ratkovica signed a two-year contract with Turkish club Aliağa Petkim. Ratkovica started the 2012–13 season with Aliağa Petkim, but he left club after some matches and signed a one-year contract with Olin Edirne Basket.

In February 2013, he returned to Germany and signed with Artland Dragons for the rest of the season.

The 2013–14 season Ratkovica started in Politekhnika-Halychyna, but after two games he left the club[5] and signed for the rest of the season with Walter Tigers Tübingen.[6] He also played there the 2014–15 season, where he was the League's assists leader.[7] During the 2014–15 season, Ratkovica averaged 9.6 points, 2.8 rebounds and 7.2 assists.

In July 2015, Ratkovica signed with PBC Lukoil Academic.[8] He played in the FIBA Europe Cup, where he averaged 7.9 points, 2.7 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game.[9] He also won the Bulgarian League.

In July 2016, he signed a one-year contract with Partizan.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Intervju: Branislav Ratkovica". kosarka.rs. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "Branislav Ratkovica". kosarka.rs. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  3. ^ "BRANISLAV RATKOVICA IN AVALA ADA". beobasket.net. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  4. ^ "Peković i Ratkovica u Oldenburgu". b92.net. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  5. ^ "Ratkovica napustio Politehniku". kurir.rs. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  6. ^ "Ratkovica se vratio u Tibingen". b92.net. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  7. ^ "Srbin najbolji asistent u Bundesligi". sportske.net. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  8. ^ "Ratkovica se preselio u Bugarsku". mvp.rs. Retrieved 15 July 2015. 
  9. ^ "BRANISLAV RATKOVICA". fibaeurope.com. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  10. ^ "Branislav Ratkovica je novi plejmejker Partizana" (in Serbian). kkpartizan.rs. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 

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