Maja Ognjenović

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Maja Ognjenović
Maja Ognjenovic in 2018 FIVB WCC.jpg
Personal information
NationalitySerbian
Born (1984-08-06) 6 August 1984 (age 38)
Zrenjanin, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia
HometownZrenjanin, Serbia
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight67 kg (148 lb)
Spike300 cm (120 in)
Block293 cm (115 in)
Volleyball information
PositionSetter
Current clubEczacıbaşı Dynavit
Number10
Career
YearsTeams
2002–2003
2003–2005
2005–2006
2006–2008
2008–2009
2009–2010
2010–2011
2011–2012
2012–2013
2013–2015
2015–2016
2016–2018
2018 - 2019
2019 - 2021
2021 -
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia OK Postar
Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Crvena Zvezda
Serbia Poštar 064 Belgrad
Romania Metal Galati
Italy Monte Schiavo Jesi
Turkey Eczacıbaşı Zentiva
Greece Olympiacos
Italy Liu Jo Volley Modena
Poland Impel Wrocław
Poland Chemik Police
Italy Piacenza
Turkey Eczacıbaşı VitrA
Russia WVC Dynamo Moscow
Turkey VakıfBank S.K.
Turkey Eczacıbaşı Dynavit
National team
2005–2006
2007–
 Serbia and Montenegro
 Serbia

Maja Ognjenović (Serbian Cyrillic: Маја Огњеновић; born 6 August 1984) is a Serbian volleyball player and the captain[1] of the Serbia women's national volleyball team. With the national team, she won the gold medal at the 2011 European Championship, silver medal at the 2007 European Championship, bronze medal at the 2006 World Championship then to won silver medal at Rio Olympics 2016. In 2018, she has won the gold medal at the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship. During the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, she has won the bronze medal.

Career[edit]

Ognjenović won a gold medal at the 2011 European League, also winning the Best Setter award with her national team.[2] She repeated the individual Best Setter award as her team claimed the bronze medal in the 2012 European League.[3][4] At the end of season 2017–18 of Turkish Women's Volleyball League, she transferred to Russian club WVC Dynamo Moscow.[5] Currently, she plays her volleyball at Eczacıbaşı Dynavit.[6]

Awards[edit]

Individual[edit]

National team[edit]

Senior team[edit]

Universiade[edit]

Clubs[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Odbojkašice žele Belgiju u četvrtfinalu". Arena Sport. 29 September 2015. Retrieved 2 October 2015.
  2. ^ CEV (2011-07-15). "Serbia claims third consecutive crown". Archived from the original on 2011-07-22. Retrieved 2011-07-16.
  3. ^ CEV (2012-07-06). "Czech ladies claim European League title". Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2012-07-07.
  4. ^ CEV (2012-07-06). "Serbia adds bronze medal to its impressive tally". Retrieved 2012-07-07.
  5. ^ worldofvolley.com/News
  6. ^ eczacibasisporkulubu.org.tr/en/news
  7. ^ Ολυμπιακός-ΑΕΚ 3-2: Το πρώτο Κύπελλο της ιστορίας της κατέκτησε η γυναικεία ομάδα βόλεϊ του Ολυμπιακού, που σε έναν συναρπαστικό τελικό στη Σάμο νίκησε με 3-2 την ΑΕΚ. sport24.gr, 16/04/2011 (in Greek)

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