KK Vardar

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Not to be confused with the basketball club Vardar Osiguruvanje.
KK Vardar
KK Vardar logo
Leagues Macedonian First League
Founded 1947
History Vardar
(1947-2002)
Vardar Imperijal
(2002-2004)
Vardar Osiguruvanje
(2004-2008)
Vardar 2000
(2008-2010)
Vardar
(2010-present)
Arena Fortress Arena
Location Skopje, Macedonia
Team colors Red and Black
         
President Vlado Voinovski
Head coach Gjorgji Kočov
Championships 1 Macedonian Basketball Cup
Website [1]
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
Away


KK Vardar (Macedonian: КК Вардар) is a Macedonian basketball club in Skopje.

History[edit]

In 1945 first basketball team of Macedonia named KK Makedonija played its first game as official champions of Macedonia. Next year in 1946 they won the championship again for the second time. In the season 1947 the club transformed and joined the newly made Sports Association Vardar same as the Football team FK Makedonija. So the club KK Vardar was founded on July 27, 1947 and changed its name from Makedonija to Vardar.In 1990 Vardar won his third title Champion of Macedonia.[1]

Honours[edit]

Domestic Achievements[edit]

  • Macedonian Champions (3) -1945, 1946 ,1990
  • Macedonian League Regular Season Champion (2)- 2005
  • Macedonian League Finalist (3)- 2005, 2006
  • Macedonian League Semifinals (3)- 2003, 2004, 2007
  • Macedonian Cup Winners (1) - 2007

Current squad 2016/2017[edit]

KK Vardar roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht. Age
PG 5 Republic of Macedonia Lazarevski, Dejan 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 24 – (1993-06-28)28 June 1993
G 6 Nigeria Ibitayo, Deji 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 93 kg (205 lb) 24 – (1993-01-12)12 January 1993
C 9 Republic of Macedonia Petrovski, Marjan 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) 103 kg (227 lb) 29 – (1988-04-29)29 April 1988
SG 10 Republic of Macedonia Ivanović, Igor 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 23 – (1993-11-15)15 November 1993
PF 15 Republic of Macedonia Šalev, Martin 2.04 m (6 ft 8 in) 21 – (1996-03-09)9 March 1996
20 Republic of Macedonia Levkovski, Vojče 26 – (1991-03-08)8 March 1991
PG 23 Republic of Macedonia Serafimov, Bojan 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 20 – (1997-06-13)13 June 1997
SF 25 Republic of Macedonia Markovski, Jovan 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 29 – (1988-03-28)28 March 1988
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Injured Injured

Updated: 2016-07-13

Notable former players[edit]

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