Croatia men's national basketball team

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Croatia Croatia
Croatian Basketball Federation.png
FIBA ranking14 Decrease 5 (16 September 2019)[1]
Joined FIBA1992
FIBA zoneFIBA Europe
National federationHrvatski košarkaški savez (HKS)
CoachVeljko Mršić
Olympic Games
Appearances4
MedalsSilver Silver: (1992)
FIBA World Cup
Appearances3
MedalsBronze Bronze: (1994)
EuroBasket
Appearances13
MedalsBronze Bronze: (1993, 1995)
First international
 Germany 86–74 Croatia Croatia
(Murcia, Spain; 22 June 1992)[2]
Biggest win
Croatia Croatia 127–51 Iceland 
(Murcia, Spain; 24 June 1992)
Biggest defeat
Croatia Croatia 85–117 United States 
(Barcelona, Spain; 8 August 1992)

The Croatia men's national basketball team (Croatian: Hrvatska muška košarkaška reprezentacija)[3] represents Croatia in international basketball matches. The team is controlled by the Croatian Basketball Federation (HKS).[4]

The biggest success Croatia has achieved was at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics when the team reached the finals against the United States and won the silver medal. Croatia has also won one bronze medal at the FIBA World Cup and two bronze medals at EuroBasket.

Croatia's Krešimir Ćosić, Dražen Petrović, Dino Rađa and Mirko Novosel are members of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, Ćosić being inducted in 1996 as a player, Petrović in 2002 and Rađa in 2018 also as players, and Novosel in 2007 as a coach. Petrović, Ćosić, Kukoč and Novosel are members of the FIBA Hall of Fame. Ćosić, however, never played for the Croatian national team, he was a member of the Yugoslavia national basketball team.

History[edit]

Prior to Croatian independence[edit]

Croatia played its first unofficial friendly game on 2 June 1964 in Karlovac.[5] Croatian team played against US All Star Team and lost 65–110 (31–50). USA players coached by Red Auerbach were Bob Cousy, Tom Heinsohn, K. C. Jones, Jerry Lucas, Bob Pettit, Oscar Robertson and Bill Russell and Croatian team was Giuseppe Gjergja, Nemanja Đurić, Živko Kasun, Zlatko Kiseljak, Slobodan Kolaković, Dragan Kovačić, Boris Križan, Stjepan Ledić, Mirko Novosel, Marko Ostarčević, Petar Skansi and Željko Troskot.[6][7]

Independent Croatia[edit]

After independence of Croatia in 1991, the first official tournament played by Croatians were 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona. Croatia defeated CIS team 75:74 and reached the finals against USA Dream Team led by Michael Jordan. USA won 85–117 but Croatia won its first medal at major tournaments in history.

Next tournament was 1993 EuroBasket in Germany. Tragically, before the championship Dražen Petrović died in a car accident on 7 June 1993 at the age of 28. Croatia still managed to reach bronze medal beating Greece 99–59.

Croatia earned its third medal at the 1994 FIBA World Cup in Canada. Croatia lost the semifinals match against Russia 64–66, but beat Greece once again 78–60 for the bronze medal. A similar occurrence happened at EuroBasket 1995 in Greece. Croatia lost in the semifinals, 80–90 against Lithuania but beat Greece 73–68 for the third time in a row in a bronze medal match. That medal to date was the last Croatian medal from any major tournament. At the 1996 Summer Olympics Croatia finished in a subpar 7th place.

Decline[edit]

At the EuroBasket 1997 in Spain, the new Croatian generation emerged, but ended in 11th place. Croatia failed to qualify for the 2000, 2004 and 2012 Summer Olympics, but finished 6th in 2008. Croatia also failed to qualify for the 1998, 2002 and 2006 World Cups, with their best result being 14th place in 2010. However, at the EuroBasket 2013, Croatia had its best tournament appearance since 1995, where the team finished in 4th place.

Competitive record[edit]

Medals table[edit]

Games Gold Silver Bronze Total
Summer Olympics 0 1 0 1
FIBA World Cup 0 0 1 1
EuroBasket 0 0 2 2
Mediterranean Games 1 1 0 2
Stanković Cup 2 1 0 3
Grand Totals 3 3 3 9

Team[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Roster for the 2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers matches played on 22 and 25 February 2019 against Poland and Hungary.[8]

Croatia men's national basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PG 0 Uljarević, Karlo 20 – (1998-11-20)20 November 1998 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Cibona Croatia
PF 2 Perić, Hrvoje 33 – (1985-10-25)25 October 1985 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Pallacanestro Trieste Italy
SF 3 Marčinković, Pavle 29 – (1989-05-06)6 May 1989 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Split Croatia
SG 5 Krušlin, Filip 29 – (1989-03-18)18 March 1989 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Cedevita Croatia
G 6 Katić, Toni 26 – (1992-07-09)9 July 1992 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Split Croatia
SG 7 Mustapić, Jakov 24 – (1994-08-22)22 August 1994 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) Cedevita Croatia
SF 9 Nakić, Toni 19 – (1999-06-01)1 June 1999 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Šibenik Croatia
SG 10 Perković, Toni 20 – (1998-04-10)10 April 1998 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Cedevita Croatia
C 12 Planinić, Darko 28 – (1990-11-22)22 November 1990 2.11 m (6 ft 11 in) Dinamo Sassari Italy
C 15 Bilan, Miro 29 – (1989-07-21)21 July 1989 2.13 m (7 ft 0 in) ASVEL France
PF 17 Vuković, Domagoj 25 – (1993-10-29)29 October 1993 2.06 m (6 ft 9 in) Zadar Croatia
C 21 Ljubičić, Krešimir 20 – (1998-07-11)11 July 1998 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) Cibona Croatia
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club – describes last
    club before the competition
  • Age – describes age
    on 22 February 2019

Depth chart[edit]

Pos. Starting 5 Bench
C
PF
SF
SG
PG

Head coaches[edit]

Past rosters[edit]

1992 Olympic Games: finished 2nd Silver among 12 teams

4 Dražen Petrović, 5 Velimir Perasović, 6 Danko Cvjetićanin, 7 Toni Kukoč, 8 Vladan Alanović, 9 Franjo Arapović, 10 Žan Tabak, 11 Stojko Vranković, 12 Alan Gregov, 13 Arijan Komazec, 14 Dino Rađa, 15 Aramis Naglić (Coach: Petar Skansi)


1993 EuroBasket: finished 3rd Bronze among 16 teams

4 Velimir Perasović, 5 Alan Gregov, 6 Ivica Žurić, 7 Vladan Alanović, 8 Franjo Arapović, 9 Žan Tabak, 10 Stojko Vranković, 11 Danko Cvjetićanin, 12 Arijan Komazec, 13 Dino Rađa, 14 Emilio Kovačić 15 Veljko Mršić (Coach: Mirko Novosel)


1994 FIBA World Cup: finished 3rd Bronze among 16 teams

4 Josip Vranković, 5 Alan Gregov, 6 Arijan Komazec, 7 Toni Kukoč, 8 Vladan Alanović, 9 Ivica Žurić, 10 Davor Pejčinović, 11 Stojko Vranković, 12 Danko Cvjetićanin, 13 Miro Jurić, 14 Dino Rađa, 15 Veljko Mršić (Coach: Josip Gjergja)


1995 EuroBasket: finished 3rd Bronze among 14 teams

4 Josip Vranković, 5 Velimir Perasović, 6 Arijan Komazec, 7 Toni Kukoč, 8 Vladan Alanović, 9 Ivica Marić, 10 Ivica Žurić, 11 Stojko Vranković, 12 Alan Gregov, 13 Veljko Mršić, 14 Dino Rađa, 15 Davor Pejčinović (Coach: Aleksandar Petrović)


1996 Olympic Games: finished 7th among 12 teams

4 Josip Vranković, 5 Velimir Perasović, 6 Arijan Komazec, 7 Toni Kukoč, 8 Vladan Alanović, 9 Slaven Rimac, 10 Žan Tabak, 11 Stojko Vranković, 12 Damir Mulaomerović, 13 Veljko Mršić, 14 Dino Rađa, 15 Davor Marcelić (Coach: Petar Skansi)


1997 EuroBasket: finished 11th among 16 teams

4 Josip Sesar, 5 Damir Mulaomerović, 6 Gordan Giriček, 7 Damir Milačić, 8 Vladan Alanović, 9 Slaven Rimac, 10 Emilio Kovačić, 11 Davor Pejčinović, 12 Siniša Kelečević, 13 Nikola Prkačin, 14 Ivan Grgat, 15 Davor Marcelić (Coach: Petar Skansi)


1999 EuroBasket: finished 9th among 16 teams

4 Vladimir Krstić, 5 Damir Mulaomerović, 6 Veljko Mršić, 7 Toni Kukoč, 8 Nikola Prkačin, 9 Gordan Zadravec, 10 Gordan Giriček, 11 Joško Poljak, 12 Jurica Ružić, 13 Ivan Tomeljak, 14 Nikola Vujčić, 15 Hrvoje Henjak (Coach: Boško Božić)


2001 EuroBasket: finished 7th among 16 teams

4 Damir Mulaomerović, 5 Josip Vranković, 6 Josip Sesar, 7 Veljko Mršić, 8 Nikola Prkačin, 9 Vladimir Krstić, 10 Gordan Giriček, 11 Emilio Kovačić, 12 Mate Skelin, 13 Matej Mamić, 14 Nikola Vujčić, 15 Žan Tabak (Coach: Aleksandar Petrović)


2003 EuroBasket: finished 11th among 16 teams

4 Damir Mulaomerović, 5 Marino Baždarić, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Sandro Nicević, 8 Nikola Prkačin, 9 Zoran Planinić, 10 Gordan Giriček, 11 Hrvoje Perinčić, 12 Andrija Žižić, 13 Matej Mamić, 14 Dalibor Bagarić, 15 Mate Skelin (Coach: Neven Spahija)


2005 EuroBasket: finished 7th among 16 teams

4 Mario Kasun, 5 Roko Ukić, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Nikola Vujčić, 8 Nikola Prkačin, 9 Andrija Žižić, 10 Gordan Giriček, 11 Zoran Planinić, 12 Marko Tomas, 13 Matej Mamić, 14 Dalibor Bagarić, 15 Damir Rančić (Coach: Neven Spahija)


2007 EuroBasket: finished 6th among 16 teams

4 Roko Ukić, 5 Davor Kus, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Marin Rozić, 8 Nikola Prkačin, 9 Marko Tomas, 10 Zoran Planinić, 11 Mario Stojić, 12 Damir Markota, 13 Marko Banić, 14 Mario Kasun, 15 Stanko Barać (Coach: Jasmin Repeša)


2008 Olympic Games: finished 5th among 12 teams

4 Roko Ukić, 5 Davor Kus, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Marin Rozić, 8 Nikola Prkačin, 9 Marko Tomas, 10 Zoran Planinić, 11 Sandro Nicević, 12 Damjan Rudež, 13 Marko Banić, 14 Krešimir Lončar, 15 Stanko Barać (Coach: Jasmin Repeša)


2009 EuroBasket: finished 6th among 16 teams

4 Roko Ukić, 5 Davor Kus, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Nikola Vujčić, 8 Nikola Prkačin, 9 Marin Rozić, 10 Zoran Planinić, 11 Mario Stojić, 12 Krešimir Lončar, 13 Marko Banić, 14 Sandro Nicević, 15 Mario Kasun (Coach: Jasmin Repeša)


2010 FIBA World Cup: finished 14th among 24 teams

4 Roko Ukić, 5 Davor Kus, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Bojan Bogdanović, 8 Rok Stipčević, 9 Marko Tomas, 10 Zoran Planinić, 11 Ante Tomić, 12 Krešimir Lončar, 13 Marko Banić, 14 Luka Žorić, 15 Lukša Andrić (Coach: Josip Vranković)


2011 EuroBasket: finished 13th among 24 teams

4 Ante Tomić, 5 Lukša Andrić, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Bojan Bogdanović, 8 Rok Stipčević, 9 Marko Tomas, 10 Dontaye Draper, 11 Krunoslav Simon, 12 Damir Markota, 13 Damjan Rudež, 14 Luka Žorić, 15 Stanko Barać (Coach: Josip Vranković)


2013 EuroBasket: finished 4th among 24 teams

4 Ante Tomić, 5 Lukša Andrić, 6 Dontaye Draper, 7 Bojan Bogdanović, 8 Dario Šarić, 9 Damjan Rudež, 10 Roko Ukić, 11 Krunoslav Simon, 12 Damir Markota, 13 Mario Delaš, 14 Luka Žorić, 15 Ante Delaš (Coach: Jasmin Repeša)


2014 FIBA World Cup: finished 10th among 24 teams

4 Ante Tomić, 5 Lukša Andrić, 6 Oliver Lafayette, 7 Bojan Bogdanović, 8 Dario Šarić, 9 Damjan Rudež, 10 Roko Ukić, 11 Krunoslav Simon, 12 Damir Markota, 13 Mario Hezonja, 14 Luka Žorić, 15 Luka Babić (Coach: Jasmin Repeša)


2015 EuroBasket: finished 9th among 24 teams

4 Ante Tomić, 5 Damjan Rudež, 6 Rok Stipčević, 7 Bojan Bogdanović, 8 Dario Šarić, 9 Marko Tomas, 10 Roko Ukić (C), 11 Krunoslav Simon, 13 Dontaye Draper, 15 Miro Bilan, 21 Luka Žorić, 23 Mario Hezonja (Coach: Velimir Perasović)


2016 Olympic Games: finished 5th among 12 teams

4 Luka Babić, 5 Filip Krušlin, 6 Rok Stipčević, 7 Krunoslav Simon, 8 Mario Hezonja, 9 Dario Šarić, 10 Roko Ukić (C), 12 Darko Planinić, 15 Miro Bilan, 33 Željko Šakić, 35 Marko Arapović, 44 Bojan Bogdanović (Coach: Aleksandar Petrović)


2017 EuroBasket: finished 10th among 24 teams

5 Filip Krušlin, 6 Marko Popović, 7 Krunoslav Simon, 9 Dario Šarić, 10 Roko Ukić (C), 11 Luka Žorić, 12 Darko Planinić, 17 Dragan Bender, 25 Ivan Buva, 27 Ivan Ramljak, 33 Marko Tomas, 44 Bojan Bogdanović (Coach: Aleksandar Petrović)

Results and fixtures[edit]

EuroBasket 2021 Qualifiers[edit]

Group D[edit]

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1  Croatia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 EuroBasket 2021
2  Netherlands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3  Sweden 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4  Turkey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First match(es) will be played on 21 February 2020. Source: FIBA
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.

Staff[edit]

Position Staff member Age Team
Head coach Croatia Veljko Mršić 48 N/A
Assistant coaches Croatia Domagoj Kujundžić 50 Croatia Vrijednosnice
Croatia Ivan Perinčić 41 N/A
Conditioning coach Croatia Šime Tomašević N/A
Medical Croatia Miran Martinac 63 N/A
Sports psychologist Croatia Katarina Martinović N/A
Physiotherapists Croatia Perica Buljubašić N/A
Croatia Nikica Šižgorić Croatia Cibona
Team manager Croatia Igor Kolarić Croatia Cibona

Notable players and coaches[edit]

Head-to-head record[edit]

Biggest tournament wins[edit]

20+ point difference

Olympic Games World Cup EuroBasket
  • +34 vs. Iran (91–57) 2008
  • +33 vs. Australia (98–65) 1992
  • +31 vs. China (109–78) 1996
  • +23 vs. Angola (71–48) 1996
  • +21 vs. Germany (99–78) 1992
  • +51 vs. South Korea (104–53) 1994
  • +32 vs. China (105–73) 1994
  • +31 vs. Canada (92–61) 1994
  • +26 vs. Greece (81–55) 1994
  • +21 vs. Iran (75–54) 2010
  • +20 vs. Cuba (85–65)1994
  • +20 vs. Tunisia (84–64) 2010
  • +50 vs. Turkey (113–63) 1993
  • +40 vs. Greece (99–59) 1993
  • +38 vs. Czech Republic (107–69) 2017
  • +32 vs. Belgium (106–74) 1993
  • +25 vs. Finland (88–63) 2013
  • +22 vs. Turkey (90–68) 1995
  • +22 vs. Czech Republic (86–64) 1999
  • +22 vs. Ukraine (93–71) 2003
  • +22 vs. Portugal (90–68) 2007
  • +21 vs. Bulgaria (104–83) 1993
  • +20 vs. Bosnia and Herzegovina (98–78) 1993
  • +20 vs. Germany (75–55) 1997

Biggest tournament losses[edit]

-20> point difference

Olympic Games World Cup EuroBasket
  • -33 vs. USA (70–103) 1992
  • -32 vs. USA (85–117) 1992
  • -31 vs. USA (71–102) 1996
  • -24 vs. Argentina (53–77) 2008
  • -28 vs. USA (78–106) 2010
  • -28 vs. Spain (40–68) 2013
  • -26 vs. Spain (66–92) 2013
  • -21 vs. Czech Republic (59–80) 2015

Biggest qualification wins[edit]

20+ point difference

Olympic qualification World Cup qualification EuroBasket qualification
  • +73 vs. Iceland (124-51) 1992
  • +52 vs. Portugal (109-57) 1992
  • +46 vs. Italy (108-62) 1992
  • +39 vs. Greece (102-63) 1992
  • +23 vs. Slovenia (93-70) 1992
  • +27 vs. Romania (63-90) 2018
  • +60 vs. Romania (115-55) 1997
  • +56 vs. Macedonia (128-72) 1993[10]
  • +40 vs. Belarus (112-72) 1993
  • +34 vs. Latvia (113-79) 1993
  • +33 vs. Romania (119-86) 1993
  • +29 vs. Ukraine (107-78) 1993

Statistics[edit]

Record against other teams[edit]

As of 18 Aug 2016, after 2016 Olympics

Key
Positive total balance (more wins)
Neutral total balance (equal W/L ratio)
Negative total balance (more losses)
National team Total Olympic Games World
Cup
EuroBasket Mediterranean
Games
Qualifications
Pld W L Pld W L Pld W L Pld W L Pld W L Pld W L
Albania Albania 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Angola Angola 2 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Argentina Argentina 4 2 2 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
Australia Australia 4 3 1 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Austria Austria 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Belarus Belarus 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Belgium Belgium 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 2 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and
Herzegovina
7 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 4 2 2
Brazil Brazil 4 2 2 3 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0
Bulgaria Bulgaria 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 1 1
Cameroon Cameroon 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Canada Canada 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0
China China 3 3 0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Cuba Cuba 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Cyprus Cyprus 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 0
Czech Republic Czech Republic * 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 1 1 0
Denmark Denmark 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
England England 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Estonia Estonia 7 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 5 4 1
Finland Finland 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0
France France 8 3 5 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgia (country) Georgia 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
Germany Germany 12 5 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 7 3 4 4 1 3
United Kingdom Great Britain 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greece Greece 15 9 6 0 0 0 3 2 1 8 3 5 2 2 0 2 2 0
Hungary Hungary 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 0
Iceland Iceland 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0
Iran Iran 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Republic of Ireland Ireland 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Israel Israel 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 1 1 0
Italy Italy 10 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 5 1 1 1 0 3 2 1
Latvia Latvia 7 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 5 5 0
Lithuania Lithuania 11 2 9 3 1 2 0 0 0 5 0 5 3 1 2
North Macedonia Macedonia 6 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 3 3 0
Montenegro Montenegro 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Morocco Morocco 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Netherlands Netherlands 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 4 0
Nigeria Nigeria 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Philippines Philippines 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Poland Poland 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0
Portugal Portugal 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0
Romania Romania 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 0
Russia Russia ** 13 7 6 2 2 0 1 0 1 7 3 4 3 2 1
Senegal Senegal 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Serbia Serbia *** 5 1 4 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0
Slovakia Slovakia 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 4 0
Slovenia Slovenia 8 4 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 5 3 2 0 0 0 2 1 1
South Korea South Korea 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0
Spain Spain 9 4 5 3 2 1 0 0 0 6 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sweden Sweden 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 1
Switzerland Switzerland 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0
Tunisia Tunisia 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Turkey Turkey 8 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 3 0 0 0 2 1 1
Ukraine Ukraine 8 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 5 4 1
United States United States 4 0 4 3 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 0
Total (56) 234 157 77

* includes games against Czechoslovakia Czechoslovakia
** includes games against Commonwealth of Independent States CIS and Soviet Union Soviet Union
*** includes games against Serbia and Montenegro Serbia and Montenegro

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIBA Ranking Presented by Nike". FIBA. 16 September 2019. Retrieved 16 September 2019.
  2. ^ "XIII Olympic Basketball Tournament (Barcelona 1992) Qualifying stage". Linguasport. Retrieved 18 August 2017.
  3. ^ http://www.eurobasket.com/Croatia/basketball.asp
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