In response to information from the Croatian Olympic Committee, Croatian athletes received 91 medals, of which 26 have been gold, 25 silver and 40 bronze at world and European championships and cups in 2020 in numerous sports activities throughout all age classes.
2020 shall be remembered as a 12 months that quite a few main sporting occasions have been cancelled, like Euro 2020 and Wimbledon. Sport, like the remainder of the world, got here to a standstill in March.
Beneath are the highlights for Croatian sport in 2020.
Croatia received the silver medal on the 2020 European Males’s Handball Championship after a 22-20 loss to Spain within the ultimate in Stockholm.
Filip Zubcic wins the boys’s World Cup large slalom in Japan.
Tonci Stipanovic wins the bronze medal on the World Laser Championships in Melbourne.
Croatia’s Mate Pavić and Brazil’s Bruno Soares win the US Open doubles title.
Brothers Martin and Valent Sinković win the silver medal within the Males’s Pair ultimate on the European Rowing Championships in Poznan, Poland.
Croatian gymnasts Christina Zwicker on the beam and Tin Srbić on the horizontal bar win gold medals on the World Cup in Szombathely.
Mate Pavić and Bruno Soares runners-up within the doubles on the French Open.
Šime and Mihovil Fantela win bronze on the European Championships within the 49er class.
Croatia qualifies for EuroBasket 2022 after beating Sweden 87-72 in Istanbul.
Mate Pavić and Bruno Soares finish 2020 because the world’s No.1 doubles staff in tennis.
Nikola Mektić and his doubles companion Wesley Koolhof win the Nitto ATP Finals trophy in London. Mektić is the primary Croatian to seize a trophy on the ATP finals.
Filip Zubcic wins the enormous slalom on the males’s Worldwide Ski Federation (FIS) Alpine Ski World Cup in Santa Caterina.
Dinamo Zagreb reaches the final 32 of the UEFA Europa League – they’ll play Krasnodar from Russia for a spot within the final 16 in February.
Filip Ude, Tin Srbić and Aurel Benović win silver medals at European gymnastics championships in Turkey.
Croatia wins the bronze medal on the 2020 European Ladies’s Handball Championship in Denmark. It’s the first ever medal at a serious match for Croatian girls’s handball.