Sport in Serbia

Welcome to Serbia, the country of sport.

Gazete delo Sport “Serbia is the most successful European country in group sports!”

Serbia, the country of sports giants and legends in the past Vlade Divac, Djordjevic, Danilovic, Paspalj, Bodiroga, Milanovic, Ikodinovića, Sapic and nowadays young aces Novak Djokovic, Ana Ivanovic, Jelena Jankovic, Cavic….

Beginnings of serious sports activities in Serbia originate from the 20th century as well as the establishment of first sport societies for football, basketball, water polo, cycling, volleyball, rowing…Sport Society Partizan Belgrade with the association of 25 clubs is one of the biggest and most successful in Europe with Real Madrid, CSKA. F.C. Red Star Belgrade European Champion in 1991.

Novak Djokovic – Number One in the World

The best Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic entered the world of sports history and the world of tennis forever.

Novak Djokovic is making history of world tennis and sport. Born winner writes the history of Serbian and world tennis with gold letters.

A year before the official award “Laureus” he had already become the best sportsman of the world, and we gladly declare it, because aside amazing results and titles, good energy, behavior, oratory, his attitude for his country , and especially his rivals, deserves the best.

Miami Open again winner is Novak Djokovic!

Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Mary in the final tournament of the 1000 Masters Series in Miami with 6:1, 7:6 (4), after 137 minutes of play.

Water Polo in Serbia

Water polo is the most successful Serbian sport. The European Champions in 2012!

The greatest successes of our Dolphins

  • The Olympic Games in 2003. third place, in 2004. second place
  • The World Champions in 2005. and 2009.
  • The European Champions in 2012, 2001, 2003, 2006. 1997. second place.

The European Champions in 2012!

Tennis – Serbia Champion of the World!

Serbia champion of the world! Serbia winner of Davis Cup 2010. Serbia won the France in final. Champions Novak Djokovic, Viktor Troicki, Nenad Zimonjic and Janko Tipsarevic.

Basketball in Serbia

Welcome to Serbia, the country of basketball, the European and World Champions.

The greatest successes within Yugoslavia (most players from Serbia).

  • The Olympic Games in 1966. second place,
  • The World Champions in 1988. and 2002,
  • The European Champions in 1995, 1997, 2001.
  • In 1999. third place 2009 second place.

Basketball club Partizan

The European Champion in 1992. The Winner of Radivoje Korac Cup in 1978, 1979. and 1989. The titles of Champion 14.

Basketball club Red Star

Cup Winners Cup in 1974, the titles of Champion 15.

Football in Serbia

Uruguay Montevideo The First Football World Cup 3 place. Kingdom of Yugoslavia, the whole team was from Serbia. Players of Belgrade fotball clubs BSK and Yugoslavia. Aleksandar Tirnanić, Blagoje Marjanović, Ivan Bek, Branislav Sekulić, Đorđe Vujadinović, Milovan Jakšić,…The most spectactors watched the semi-final match between Uruguay and Yugoslavia. The 100,000 capacity Centenario, was visited by 93,000 spectactors. In semi-final match between Uruguay and Yugoslavia, Anselmo, who scored for Uruguay and made lead 2:1, was assisted by a Uruguayan policeman who passed him a ball from behind the field line at Yugoslav players and spectators’ amazement.

  • 1960. Olympics games Roma 1 place
  • 1962. World Cup Chile 4 place
  • 1990 Italy  within Yugoslavia. 4 place
  • Stopped by Argentina with great Maradona, the game which was finished after overtime and penalty finishing.

Football club Red Star the European Champion in 1991.

Football club Partizan vice European Champion in 1966. The titles of Champion 21, fans Grobari.

Football club Vojvodina 1/4 final European Cup 1967. The titles of Champion 2, fans Firma

We recommend experiencing the “Eternal Derby”. The greatest phenomenon of Serbian football is the famous rivalry of two clubs Red Star and Partizan, well-known city “Eternal Derby” which can be comparable with Brazilian Flamengo and Fluminense, Argentinean Boca Juniors and River Plate, Spanish Real and Barcelona, and Italian Milan and Inter as well as Rome and Lazio…..