Neven Žugaj Wins Wrestling World Championship Silver for Croatia
- by croatiaweek
- in Sport
There has been some success for Croatia at the 2014 FILA Wrestling World Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan…
Croatia’s Neven Žugaj (31) has picked up a silver medal in the U-75 kg category at the World Champs in Uzbekistan, the first medal for Croatia at the champs and the biggest in Žugaj’s career. Croatia has 4 more representatives at the World Champs – Neven’s twin brother Nenad competed in the U-85 kg category, whilst Dominik Etlinger (U-66 kg) and Božo Starčević (U-80 kg) compete later today, and Tonimir Sokol (U-59 kg) will compete on Sunday.