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Ante Grgurević (born 13 August 1975) is a Croatian professional basketball coach and former player. He currently serves as a head coach for Split of the ABA League, and the Croatian League.

Ante Grgurević
Split
PositionHead coach
LeagueABA League
Croatian League
Personal information
Born (1975-08-13) 13 August 1975 (age 44)
Split, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia
NationalityCroatian
Listed height6 ft 6.75 in (2.00 m)
Listed weight240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
Playing career1994–2012
Coaching career2012–present
Career history
As player:
1994–1995Dalvin
1995–1999Split CO
1999–2000Lugano Tigers
2000–2002Split
2002–2003Air Scandone Avellino
2003–2004Krka
2004–2005Conad Rimini
2005Split CO
2005Premiata Montegranaro
2005–2006Eurorida Scafati
2006Aris
2006Olympia Larissa
2006–2007AEK Athens
2007Olympia Patras
2009Split
2010ETHA Engomis
2010–2012Split
As coach:
2012–2019Split (assistant)
2019–presentSplit
Career highlights and awards

He is a 2.00 m (6 ft 6 ¾ in) tall power forward. He can also play the small forward and center positions if needed.

Coaching careerEdit

Split (2012–present)Edit

After he was finishing his career, he started a coaching career as an assistant coach for Split of the Croatian League, in September 2012. On March 6, 2019, Grgurević was named a head coach for Split, after the head coach, Vladimir Anzulović was sacked due to poor results.[1][2][3] On June 24, 2019, the club announced Grgurević signed a two-year deal.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Anzuloviću otkaz, na njegovo mjesto dolazi Ante Grgurević..." m.24sata.hr (in Croatian). Retrieved 8 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Ante Grgurević preselio u stručni stožer Splita". sportnet.rtl.hr (in Croatian). 29 August 2012. Retrieved 5 May 2019.
  3. ^ "SAD ILI NIKAD Ante Grgurević: Imamo 0–3 s Goricom ove sezone, to nam je još veći izazov". dalmatinskiportal.hr (in Croatian). 23 April 2019. Retrieved 5 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Dobio puno povjerenje: Grgurević ostaje na klupi 'žutih' naredne dvije sezone". www.slobodnadalmacija.hr (in Croatian). 24 June 2019. Retrieved 30 June 2019.

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