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Croatia Crowned European Deaf Handball Champions

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Croatia has won the 11th European Deaf Handball Championships which ended in Berlin, Germany on Sunday… Croatia, who won the title back in 2012, beat Russia in Sunday’s final 31:24 to win gold. The Croatians played fantastic handball all week and topped their group after beating Italy (32:12) and Serbia ...

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Zvonimir Boban Becomes One of Football’s Most Powerful Men

Zvonimir Boban (photo credit: cropix)

  Former Croatian international captain Zvonimir Boban has just become one of the most powerful men in football… Boban (47), who was capped 51 times for Croatia, has been announced as the newest member of FIFA President Gianni Infantino’s office. The legendary former AC Milan midfielder will a special advisor ...

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World Class Table Tennis Coming to Zagreb

Chuang Chih Yuan in Zagreb (photo credit: ITTF)

Zagreb will host some of the world’s best table tennis players next week at the ITTF Zagreb Open… The tournament, which will be held from 24 – 28 May 2016 at Dom Sportova, will feature 8 players currently ranked in the Top 20 in the world. World number 6 Chuang ...

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Croatia’s UEFA Euro 2016 Squad Named

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Croatia’s manager Ante Čačić has named his squad this afternoon for the UEFA Euro 2016 in France starting next month… There was no room in the squad for Dejan Lovren after the Liverpool defender fell out with Čačić after recent friendlies in March, whilst there was room in the squad for Manchester ...

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VfL Wolfsburg Sign Hugely Talented Croatian Teen Josip Brekalo

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German Bundesliga club Wolfsburg have signed huge Croatian teenage talent Josip Brekalo for a reported 10 million euros… Wolfsburg confirmed the signing of the Dinamo Zagreb and Croatian youth international attacker on Sunday. Speaking to the club’s website general manager Klaus Allofs said that the Croatian would be given time ...

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[VIDEO] Stipe Miočić Wins UFC Heavyweight Title

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  Hard-hitting American-Croatian Stipe Miočić has won the UFC heavyweight title after a one-punch knockout of Fabricio Werdum in the main event of UFC 198 on Saturday night… Miočić (33) dethroned Werdum in front of 45,000 fans at Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Parana, Brazil to become the new UFC ...

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20 Years Since Croatia’s First EURO – Where are they Now?

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20 years ago Croatia burst onto the international football scene with an impressive performance at Euro 1996 in England. It was the nation’s first international tournament since gaining independence just a few years earlier… Croatia opened that tournament with a 1-0 win over Turkey courtesy of a great breakaway goal ...

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[PHOTOS] First Ever Beach Polo Tournament in Croatia Opens

First international Beach Polo tournament gets underway  (Photo credit: Slavko Midžor/Pixell)

The first international beach polo tournament in Croatia has started in Rovinj on the western coast of the Istrian peninsula on Friday… The 4-team international event, which ends on Sunday, features players from all over the world, as well as 50 Argentine horses. Traditionally the sport of polo is played ...

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