The Men’s volleyball team of Crvena zvezda won the 13th Serbian Cup
Winner title as they defeated Mladi Radnik from Pozarevac on Sunday,
in the 51st edition of the Serbian Cup finals in straight sets 25-23, 25-15
and 25-14, after 74 minutes of play in the full house of the Sports Center.
In a match worthy of the final spectacles, Crvena zvezda justified being
favored, while Mladi radnik did not embarrass themselves in front of
On the contrary, they provided quite a solid performance and thus
brightened the finals of the Serbian Cup in the year in which their club
celebrated their 70 years of existence.
Nenad Golijanin, Senior Vice President of the Volleyball Federation of Serbia
presented the Cup trophy to Maksim Buculjeviću, captain of Crvena zvezda.
Nikola Grbic, Head Coach of the Men's Senior National Team, presented Maksim
Buculjeviću, setter of Crvena zvezda, the MVP trophy.
The gold medals for the Cup were awarded to the Red Star players by Bane
Spasović, Mayor of the city of Pozarevac and Zoran Avramovic, Federation
Vladimir Grbic, Federation Vice-President presented Cup Finalist trophy
to Ivica Jevtic, captain of Mladi Radnik Team.
Petar Bogunović, President of the Volleyball Association of Vojvodina,
and Igor Ristić, President VC Mladi Radnik awarded this Team with silver
Another champion contributed to grandeur of the event, but it was the one
of opera , Gabriela Ubavić, leading lyric coloratura soprano of the Prague
Opera House, originating from Pozarevac, sang the national anthem before
the start of the match.
In a ceremony preceding the match, Nenad Golijanin, Senior Vice President
of the Volleyball Federation of Serbia awarded Igor Ristic, President of the
VC Mladi Radnik Pozarevac with the special commemorative plaque, on the
occasion of their 70th anniversary, while Bogdan Sretenovic, President of
the Association of Volleyball Coaches Serbia awarded Milos Vujovic, coach
of pre-youth of VC As from Belgrade and Sinisa Gavrančić, youth and
junior coach of Vojvodina NS Seme from Novi Sad as the most successful
coaches of younger categories in the men's competition season 2014/2015.
The final match was attended by His Excellency Harry Richard James Kandu,
Ambassador of Indonesia in Serbia, Bane Spasović, Mayor of Pozarevac, and
officials of the Volleyball Federation of Serbia, namely, Slobodan Milosevic,
Secretary General, Nenad Golijanin, Senior Vice President, Vladimir Grbic,
Vice President, Zoran Avramovic, Marketing Director, Dragutin Cuk, Technical
Director, Darko Đuričković, National Teams Coordinator, Bogdan Mamuzić,
President of the First Teams Division Assembly, Petar Bogunović, President of
the Volleyball Association of Vojvodina, and Nikola Grbic, Head Coach of the
Men's Senior National Team.