Iva Ciglar

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Iva Ciglar
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Iva Ciglar at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Personal information
Born (1985-12-12) December 12, 1985 (age 32)
Slavonski Brod, Croatia
Nationality Croatian
Listed height 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Career information
WNBA draft 2007 / Undrafted
Playing career 2001–present
Position Point guard
Career history
2001–2004 Medveščak
2005–2008 Florida University
2008–2009 Merkur Celje
2009–2010 Szeged
2010–2011 Spartak St. Petersburg
2011–2012 UNI Győr
2012–2013 Perpignan
2013 Novi Zagreb
2013–2016 Sopron

Iva Ciglar (born 12 December 1985) is Croatian basketball player currently playing for BC Spartak St.Petersburg, Russia as a point guard.

Early years[edit]

Ciglar was born in the town of Slavonski Brod, Croatia to parents Željko and Melita Ciglar. Her father Željko is a basketball coach. She has two brothers.

Ciglar's career started in her native country of Croatia with ZKK Medvescak from 2001 to 2004.[1] She later played three years in the NCAA while attending Florida International University from 2005 to 2008.[2] She has also played for Slovenia's Merkur Celje from 2008-2009 where she was an "All Star of the Slovenian League" and Hungary's Szeviep Szeged from 2009 to 2010.[1]

Professional career[edit]

She now plays for Spartak St.Petersburg, Russia, as a point guard.[3]

Personal life[edit]

In May 2016 she married for Croatian journalist Filip Brkić.[4] In November the same year is revealed that she was pregnant.[5]


  1. ^ a b "FIBA Europe". Iva Ciglar (Croatia). FIBA Europe. Retrieved 3 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "FIU Women's Basketball". Florida International University. Retrieved 3 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "Iva Ciglar (Croatia)". Euro Basket 2011. 2011 FIBA Europe. Retrieved 3 July 2011. 
  4. ^ "Vjenčali se voditelj RTL-a Filip Brkić i košarkašica Iva Ciglar". Večernji List. Retrieved 7 March 2017. 
  5. ^ "EKSKLUZIVNO Poznati RTL-ovac otkriva: 'Čekamo bebu i sretni smo'". Story. Retrieved 7 March 2017. 

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