Razija Mujanović

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Razija Mujanović
Personal information
Born (1967-04-15) 15 April 1967 (age 51)
Čelić, SR Bosnia-Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Nationality Bosnian
Listed height 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in)
Listed weight 75 kg (165 lb)
Career information
Playing career 1982–2009
Position Center
Career history
1982–1990 Jedinstvo AIDA
1991–1992 Dorna Godella
1992–1996 Pool Comense
1999 Detroit Shock
2008–2009 Ragusa Dubrovnik
Career highlights and awards
  • 3× Euroscar European Player of the Year (1991, 1994, 1995)
FIBA Hall of Fame as player

Razija Mujanović (born 15 April 1967 in Čelić, SFR Yugoslavia) is a retired Bosnian women's basketball player. She was voted the best female European basketball player three times (1991, 1994 and 1995), by the Italian sports magazine La Gazzetta dello Sport.[1] She was elected to the FIBA Hall of Fame in 2017.[2]

Club career[edit]

Mujanović started her career with Jedinstvo Aida in Tuzla, and continued to play in Italy, Spain, Brazil, the United States, Croatia and Hungary. During her club career, she played for teams which won five national domestic league championships, four European-wide championships, and a national cup title.

National team[edit]

Mujanović won silver medals with the senior Yugoslavia women's national basketball team, at the 1988 Summer Olympic Games, the 1990 FIBA World Cup, and the EuroBasket Women 1991.[3] She later played with the senior Bosnian women's national basketball team. She played her last game with Bosnia, in September 2007.

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