HK Partizan

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HK Partizan
City Belgrade, Serbia
League Serbian Hockey League
Founded1948;73 years ago (1948)
Home arena Pionir Ice Hall
ColorsBlack, white
Head coachPavel Kavčič
Captain Marko Milovanović

Hokejaški klub Partizan (Serbian Cyrillic: Хокејашки клуб Партизан) is a Serbian professional ice hockey club from Belgrade. HK Partizan is one of the sport clubs that are part of Partizan sport society. They play their home games at the Pionir Ice Hall. The club currently plays in the Serbian Hockey League. HK Partizan has won 20 national championships and three cups, and is the most successful ice hockey team in Serbia. HK Partizan also won the Slohokej League in 2011 and 2012 and Balkan League in 1995.



HD Mladi Jesenice vs. Partizan in the 2011–12 Slohokej League season at the Podmežakla Hall

The hockey section in the Partizan sport society was established in 1948, and at their first appearance at the state championship they won its first league title. In the period between 1951 and 1955, Partizan has been by far the strongest hockey team in the country winning 5 consecutive championship titles. Their roster was practically equal to the national team side, consisting of the best hockey players from many different nationalities, from Serbia (Dr. Zlatko Kovačević, Milan Jovanović, Nikola Stanimirović, Gantar Ladocki), Croatia (Josip Brelić, Alfred David, Boris Renaud and Mico Dušanović), from Macedonia (Blažo Piperski), Slovenia (Luce Žitnik), Montenegro (Blažo Mijušković), and in one season Canadian O 'Neil (officer of the embassy in Belgrade) helped them with his fantastic games and goals. Later, due to the departure of many crucial players, Partizan lost the primacy to Slovenian clubs in the championship. After a long break, Partizan won the Cup in 1966 and latter in 1986 they won both championship and cup, thus qualifying for European Cup. In the first round they eliminated Romanian champions Steaua, but lost in the second round to Polish champions Polonia Bytom. [1] Partizan's second appearance in European cup came in 1996. They finished last in the first group round, behind Sokil Kyiv, Steaua Bucharest and Levski Sofia.


Yugoslav Ice Hockey League Winners7 1948, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1986
Serbian Hockey League Winners13 1994, 1995, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Yugoslav Ice Hockey Cup Winners21966, 1986
Serbian Ice Hockey Cup Winners11995
Balkan League Winners1 1995
Slohokej League Winners2 2011, 2012


Current roster

2016–17 roster


Head coach: Rašid Šemsedinović

1GK Flag of Serbia.svg Milan Luković L1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)78 kg (172 lb) (1986-12-12)12 December 1986 (aged 29)
29GK Flag of Serbia.svg Lazar Ožegović L1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)83 kg (183 lb) (1999-10-02)2 October 1999 (aged 16)
15DF Flag of Serbia.svg Dragan Komazec L1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)89 kg (196 lb) (1989-07-11)11 July 1989 (aged 27)
16DF Flag of Serbia.svg Nikola Novaković L1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)72 kg (159 lb) (1994-08-04)4 August 1994 (aged 22)
19DF Flag of Serbia.svg Luka Adžić L1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)64 kg (141 lb) (2000-10-05)5 October 2000 (aged 15)
23DF Flag of Serbia.svg Jakov Ajduković L1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)83 kg (183 lb) (2000-10-22)22 October 2000 (aged 15)
28DF Flag of Serbia.svg Vuk Zotović R1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)81 kg (179 lb) (1999-07-27)27 July 1999 (aged 17)
31DF Flag of Serbia.svg Miodrag Pavlović L1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)95 kg (209 lb) (1986-07-31)31 July 1986 (aged 30)
81DF Flag of Serbia.svg Nemanja Nikolić L1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)94 kg (207 lb) (1981-06-09)9 June 1981 (aged 35)
2FW Flag of Serbia.svg Srđan Ristić L1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)80 kg (180 lb) (1980-07-27)27 July 1980 (aged 36)
6FW Flag of Serbia.svg Dušan Janković L1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)70 kg (150 lb) (1998-05-01)1 May 1998 (aged 18)
7FW Flag of Serbia.svg Vasilije Marinković R1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)75 kg (165 lb) (2001-01-14)14 January 2001 (aged 15)
8FW Flag of Serbia.svg Pavle Đukić L1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)67 kg (148 lb) (2000-04-10)10 April 2000 (aged 16)
10FW Flag of Serbia.svg Vladimir Ljutovac L1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)90 kg (200 lb) (1981-07-31)31 July 1981 (aged 35)
12FW Flag of Serbia.svg Aleksandar Vuković L1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)77 kg (170 lb) (2002-04-25)25 April 2002 (aged 14)
18FW Flag of Serbia.svg Lazar Novaković R1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)84 kg (185 lb) (1996-09-19)19 September 1996 (aged 19)
20FW Flag of Serbia.svg Ognjen Stoiljković L1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)76 kg (168 lb) (1995-07-12)12 July 1995 (aged 21)
21FW Flag of Serbia.svg Miodrag Ristović R1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)82 kg (181 lb) (1999-01-27)27 January 1999 (aged 17)
22FW Flag of Serbia.svg Antonije Mašić L1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)79 kg (174 lb) (2000-03-08)8 March 2000 (aged 16)
25FW Flag of Serbia.svg Pavle Ogrizović L1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)78 kg (172 lb) (1990-03-20)20 March 1990 (aged 26)
27FW Flag of Serbia and Montenegro (1992-2006).svg Nenad Raković R1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)70 kg (150 lb) (1986-03-24)24 March 1986 (aged 30)
68FW Flag of Serbia.svg Aleksa Vitorović L1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)57 kg (126 lb) (2001-09-20)20 September 2001 (aged 14)

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