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Luka
Loncar
CroatiaCroatia, CRO
Water polo

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
26 June 1987
Height
195 cm
Weight
106 kg
Marital status
* unknown *
Family
Daughters Ema and Paola
Residence
Dubrovnik, CRO
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Croatian

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing water polo with the HAVK Mladost club in Zagreb, Croatia.
Club / Team
VK Jug: Dubrovnik, CRO
Name of coach
Vjekoslav Kobescak [club], CRO; Ivica Tucak [national], CRO
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Centre forward
Handedness
Right

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, and claiming silver at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (dnevnik.hr, 30 Jul 2017; slobodnadalmacija.hr, 19 Apr 2017)
Awards and honours
He was named in the All Star team at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. (fina.org, 29 Jun 2017)

He was named the Best Player in the Regional League in 2016/17. (slobodnadalmacija.hr, 28 Mar 2017)