Famous Volleyball Players
of the most famous volleyball players, Ivan Miljkovi is a Serbian
male volleyball player, who won indoor volleyball Olympic gold medal
in the year 2000 with Yugoslavia (nowadays
Miljkovi is one of the most dominant and impressive
one of the best players in the world and the first player in the
history of World League to receive Most Valuable Player award four
times. Miljkovi became World League MVP in 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2005.
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Spectacular Spiker - Ivan Miljkovic
is regularly on the top of the best spikers list in the
tournaments and has a great jump serve. He is very well built and
extremely strong opposite hitter who has variety of different shots; he
can swing the ball away with a power or using his good technique.
For an extremely big player Miljkovi moves surprisingly well. He has a
good footwork and is quick from his feet; therefore he is able to
generate a good speed for his approach from any distance to the ball.
Scoring machine Miljkovi is probably the best volleyball player in the
world in his position.
It is not a surprise that Miljkovi was the one to score the last point
for his team in the final match of 2000 Olympic Games, when his team
Yugoslavia won Olympic gold medal.
will be an
player to watch in any of the upcoming international competitions.
It is guaranteed that Miljkovic will be on top
as long as he will continue his career. He has been
top of world for 10 years already, so we may not have that many years
left to watch him in top international competitions anymore. Enjoy his
game while you can.
has played most of his
professional career in Italian club teams. He has represented Partizan
in Serbia, Macerata and Roma in Italy, Olympiakos in Geece and
Fenerbahce in Turkey.
Famous Volleyball Players Quick Facts:
: September 13, 1979 in Niš, Serbia
: Roma Volley, Lube Banca Macerata,
Student Niš, Partizan
Belgrade, Olympiakos Greece, Fenerbahce Istanbul
Shirt # 14
: "Ivan the Terrible"
Personal awards in the World League, World Championships and Olympic
- Most Valuable Player and best server in the
- Best Scorer in the World League (2009, 2008, 2005, 2003,
- The first player in the World
history to be crowned MVP four times (2001, 2002, 2003, 2005)
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