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Serbia name 22 player lineup for World League tournament

Belgrade, Serbia, April 25, 2014 - Igor Kolakovic, coach of men's national team of Serbia has announced the list of 22 players for this year’s World League tournament.

This will be the 17th time that Serbia will participate in the World League and this year will see them compete in Pool B alongside Russia (defending champions), USA (2012 silver medallists) and Bulgaria (fourth-placed team at last year’s World League). In all the team has won seven medals – four silver (2003, 2005, 2008, 2009) and three bronze (2002, 2004, 2010).


Serbia will play its first match of the tournament on May 30 when they will take on Olympic and European champions, Russia on home ground in the city of Nis. The team will play its second home match against Russia in Belgrade on June 1.

The 22 players announced in the line up are as follows:


Aleksa Brdjovic (SKRA Belchatow, Poland); Nikola Jovovic (Friedrichshafen, Germany); Vlado Petkovic (Shahrdari Urmia, Iran); Mihajlo Mitic (Perugia, Italy)


Aleksandar Atanasijevic (Perugia, Italy); Dusan Petkovic (Crvena Zvezda, Beograd); Sasa Starovic (Latina, Italy)


Nikola Rosic (Lugano, Switzerland); Neven Majstorovic (Partizan Vizura)


Dragan Stankovic (Lube Macerata, Italy); Marko Podrascanin (Lube Macerata, Italy); Sre?ko Lisinac (Berlin, Germany); Aleksandar Okolic (Crvena Zvezda, Beograd); Petar Krsmanovic (Djerdap, Kladovo); Dejan Radic (Vojvodina NS Seme, Novi Sad)


Milos Nikic (Nizhny Novgorod, Russia); Nikola Kovacevic (Verona, Italy); Nemanja Petric (Perugia, Italy); Marko Ivovic (Paris, France); Uros Kovacevic (Modena, Italy); Filip Stoilovic (Crvena Zvezda, Beograd); Milan Katic (Vojvodina NS Seme, Novi Sad)


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