2015 in Serbia

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List of years in Serbia

The following lists events that happened during 2015 in Serbia .

2015 (MMXV) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2015th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 15th year of the 3rd millennium, the 15th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2010s decade.

Serbia Republic in Southeastern Europe

Serbia, officially the Republic of Serbia, is a country situated at the crossroads of Central and Southeast Europe in the southern Pannonian Plain and the central Balkans. The sovereign state borders Hungary to the north, Romania to the northeast, Bulgaria to the southeast, North Macedonia to the south, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina to the west, and Montenegro to the southwest. The country claims a border with Albania through the disputed territory of Kosovo. Serbia's population is about seven million. Its capital, Belgrade, ranks among the oldest and largest citiеs in southeastern Europe.

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Incumbents

President of Serbia head of state of the Republic of Serbia

The President of Serbia, officially styled as the President of the Republic, is the head of state of Serbia.

Tomislav Nikolić former president of Serbia

Tomislav Nikolić is a Serbian politician who served as the President of Serbia from 2012 to 2017. He is also the founder of the Serbian Progressive Party, and he led the party until his election as President. In the 2012 presidential election, he was elected to a five-year term as President in a second round of voting.

Prime Minister of Serbia Head of the Government of Serbia

The Prime Minister of Serbia, officially the President of the Government of the Republic of Serbia, is the head of the Government of Serbia. The role of the Prime Minister is to direct the work of the Government, and to submit to the National Assembly the Government's Program, including a list of proposed ministers. The resignation of the Prime Minister will cause the fall of the Government.

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Musical events

Sport

Basketball

The 2014–15 ABA League was the 14th season of the ABA League, with 14 teams from Serbia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Hungary and Bulgaria participating in it.

KK Crvena zvezda Basketball club in Belgrade, Serbia

Košarkaški klub Crvena zvezda, commonly referred to as KK Crvena zvezda or simply Crvena zvezda, is a men's professional basketball club based in Belgrade, Serbia, the major part of the Red Star multi-sports club. KK Crvena zvezda is a part of the Adriatic Basketball Association and competes in the ABA League, the EuroCup and in the Basketball League of Serbia.

Nemanja Bjelica Serbian professional basketball player

Nemanja Bjelica is a Serbian professional basketball player for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The power forward has also played on the Serbian national basketball team. His versatility and ball handling skills allow him to assume the point forward role on the court. Bjelica was an All-Euroleague First Team selection as well as the Euroleague MVP in 2015.

Tennis

2015 Novak Djokovic tennis season

The 2015 Novak Djokovic tennis season is generally considered one of the greatest seasons of all time. Selected achievements/records from this season are: Winning 3 major titles, becoming only the 3rd man to reach all 4 major finals in a season, reigning as world number one for the calendar year, winning a record 6 Masters 1000 tournaments, reaching the final of 8 Masters 1000 tournaments, reaching 15 consecutive finals, a record 31 victories against players ranked in the top 10 at the time of the match and earning a record breaking amount of prize money. Djokovic had an impressive 15-4 record against the other 3 members of male tennis's Big Four, including a 4-0 record versus Rafael Nadal, 6-1 record against Andy Murray, and a 5-3 record against Roger Federer.

The Laureus World Sports Award for Sportsman of the Year is an annual award honouring the achievements of individual men from the world of sports. It was first awarded in 2000 as one of the seven constituent awards presented during the Laureus World Sports Awards. The awards are presented by the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, a global organisation involved in more than 150 charity projects supporting 500,000 young people. The first ceremony was held on 25 May 2000 in Monte Carlo, at which Nelson Mandela gave the keynote speech. As of 2018, a shortlist of six nominees for the award comes from a panel composed of the "world's leading sports editors, writers and broadcasters". The Laureus World Sports Academy then selects the winner who is presented with a Laureus statuette, created by Cartier, at the annual awards ceremony held in various locations around the world. The awards are considered highly prestigious and are frequently referred to as the sporting equivalent of "Oscars".

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Igor Rakočević is a retired Serbian professional basketball player. He is 1.94 m tall. A two-time All-EuroLeague Team member and three-time Alphonso Ford EuroLeague Top Scorer Trophy winner, he played at both the point guard and shooting guard positions, but spent the vast majority of his career playing as a shooting guard. He is the son of Serbian former basketball player Goran Rakočević, who played as a point guard for Crvena zvezda. Since February 2015, he has been a vice-president of the Basketball Federation of Serbia, in charge of men's basketball.

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OK Crvena Zvezda Serbian volleyball club

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Boban Marjanović Serbian basketball player

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Filip Mladenović is a Serbian professional footballer who plays as a left back for Lechia Gdańsk. Mladenović made his debut for the Serbian national team in 2012.

Filip Čović Serbian basketball player

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Miladin Stevanović is a Serbian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Čukarički. He is capable of playing as a central defender or as a full-back on the right flank.

The 2015–16 First Women's Basketball League of Serbia is the 10th season of the First Women's Basketball League of Serbia, the highest professional basketball league in Serbia. It is also 72nd national championship played by Serbian clubs inclusive of nation's previous incarnations as Yugoslavia and Serbia & Montenegro.

The 2016–17 First Women's Basketball League of Serbia is the 11th season of the First Women's Basketball League of Serbia, the highest professional basketball league in Serbia. It is also 73rd national championship played by Serbian clubs inclusive of nation's previous incarnations as Yugoslavia and Serbia and Montenegro.

Aleksa Radanov basketball player (1998-)

Aleksa Radanov is a Serbian professional basketball player for Crvena zvezda of the Basketball League of Serbia and the ABA League.

2017–18 KK Crvena zvezda season

The 2017–18 season is the 73rd Crvena zvezda season in the existence of the club. The team has been playing in the Basketball League of Serbia, in the Adriatic League and in the Euroleague.

Boško Đokić was a Serbian professional basketball coach and journalist.

2016–17 KK Crvena zvezda season

The 2016–17 season is the Crvena zvezda 72nd season in the existence of the club. The team played in the Basketball League of Serbia, in the Adriatic League and in the Euroleague.

Juniori KK Crvena zvezda are the under-18 and under-19 team of Serbian men's professional basketball club Crvena zvezda. They play in the RODA Junior Basketball League of Serbia and the Junior Adriatic League. They have won Euroleague Basketball Next Generation Tournament.

Dragoljub Pljakić, nicknamed "Pljaka", was a Serbian basketball player and coach.

2014–15 KK Crvena zvezda season

The 2014–15 season is the Crvena zvezda 70th season in the existence of the club. The team played in the Basketball League of Serbia, in the Adriatic League and in the Euroleague.

KK Crvena zvezda in the ABA League shows records and statistics of Serbian men's professional basketball club Crvena zvezda in the ABA League competition system. The ABA League, commonly known as the Adriatic League, is a regional men's professional basketball league competition between men's teams from six countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Slovenia. Crvena zvezda made the league debut in 2002, in the second season. The club won three League Championships and one Super Cup tournament.

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