Croatian Basketball Federation

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Croatian Basketball Federation
Croatian Basketball Federation.png
Sport Basketball
Jurisdiction Croatia
Abbreviation HKS
Founded 17 November 1991; 25 years ago (1991-11-17)
Affiliation FIBA
Affiliation date 1992
Regional affiliation FIBA Europe
Headquarters Zagreb
President Stojko Vranković
Men's coach Aleksandar Petrović
Women's coach Braslav Turić
Official website
www.hks-cbf.hr
Croatia

The Croatian Basketball Federation (Croatian: Hrvatski košarkaški savez or HKS) is the governing body of basketball in Croatia.

It was founded on 19 December 1948 as a member of the larger Basketball Federation of Yugoslavia.[1] On 19 January 1992 the HKS joined the International Basketball Federation (FIBA).[1] Croatia competes in the European region of FIBA.

The Federation runs the men's national team and the women's national team.

Major competitions[edit]

Competitions Men Women
Regional League ABA League WABA League
National League, 1st tier A-1 Liga A-1 Liga Žene
National Cup Krešimir Ćosić Cup Ružica Meglaj-Rimac Cup

Current champions[edit]

Competitions Men Women
Adriatic League Serbia Crvena zvezda (2015–16) Montenegro Budućnost Bemax (2015–16)
National League Cedevita (2015–16) Medveščak (2015–16)
National Cup Cedevita (2015–16) Medveščak (2015–16)

List of presidents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ukratko o HKS-u". hks-cbf.hr (in Croatian). Croatian Basketball Federation. Retrieved 8 April 2012. 

External links[edit]