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Anđa Jelavić (born 21 September 1980) is a former Croatian female basketball player and current basketball coach. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed for the Croatian national team in the women's event. She is 5 ft 8 inches (1 m 72 cm) tall.[1]

Andja Jelavić
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Jelavić with Croatia during free throws at the 2012 Summer Olympics
Personal information
Born (1980-09-21) September 21, 1980 (age 38)
Tomislavgrad, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Listed height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Listed weight59 kg (130 lb)
Career information
WNBA draft2002 / Undrafted
Playing career1998–2015
PositionShooting guard
Career history
As player:
1998–2002Croatia Zagreb
2002–2008Šibenik Jolly
2008–2009Dynamo Moscow
2010–2011Wisla Krákow
2011Novi Zagreb
2011–2012Kayseri Kaski
2012Ankara Kolejliler
2013–2014Konak Belediye
2014–2015İstanbul Üniversitesi
As coach:

Career as coachEdit

In April 2017, she was named the head coach of the Croatian women national team, instead of Braslav Turić, who was sacked. On 12 February 2019 she announced she is going to leave the Croatian national team because of family problems.


  1. ^ "Andja Jelavic". The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games. Retrieved 15 August 2012.

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