Croatia at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

Croatia competed at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics, in Nanjing, China from 16 August to 28 August 2014. Croatia had 24 athletes qualified in 13 sports.[1]

Croatia at the
2014 Summer Youth Olympics
Flag of Croatia.svg
IOC codeCRO
NOCCroatian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.hoo.hr
in Nanjing
Competitors24 in 13 sports
Medals
Ranked 22nd
Gold
3
Silver
1
Bronze
1
Total
5
Summer Youth Olympics appearances

MedalistsEdit

Medals awarded to participants of mixed-NOC (Combined) teams are represented in italics. These medals are not counted towards the individual NOC medal tally.

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Brigita Matić Judo Girls' -78 kg 19 August
  Gold Ivana Babić Taekwondo Girls' −55 kg 19 August
  Gold Nikola Obrovac Swimming Boys' 50 m breaststroke 22 August
  Silver Toni Filipi Boxing Boys' Heavyweight 27 August
  Bronze Brigita Matić Judo Mixed Team 21 August
  Bronze Luka Plantić Boxing Boys' Middleweight 27 August

AthleticsEdit

Croatia qualified one athlete.[2]

Qualification Legend: Q=Final A (medal); qB=Final B (non-medal); qC=Final C (non-medal); qD=Final D (non-medal); qE=Final E (non-medal)

Girls
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Eva Mustafić Hammer throw 56.73 PB FB 15 qB NM

BadmintonEdit

Croatia qualified one athlete based on the Badminton Junior World Rankings.[3]

Singles
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Maja Pavlinić Girls' Singles   Lesnaya (UKR)
W 2-0
  Lee (TPE)
L 0-2
  Qin (CHN)
L 0-2
3 Did not advance
Doubles
Athlete Event Group stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Maja Pavlinić (CRO)
  Muhammed Ali Kurt (TUR)
Mixed Doubles   Shishkov (BUL)
  Heim (GER)

W 2-0
  Ginting (INA)
  Beton (SLO)

L 0-2
  Weisskirchen (GER)
  Ishaak (SUR)

W 2-0
2 Did not advance

BoxingEdit

Croatia qualified three athletes based on its performance at the 2014 Youth World Boxing Championships.[4]

Boys
Athlete Event Preliminaries Semifinals Final / RM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Luka Prtenjača Welterweight   Solano (DOM)
L 0-3
Did not advance Bout for 5th Place

  Kharabadze (GEO)

N/A
Luka Plantić Middleweight Bye   Nesterov (RUS)
L 0-3
Bronze Medal Bout

  Mardonov (UZB)
W 3-0

 
Toni Filipi Heavyweight Bye   Kim (KOR)
W 2-1
  Hernandez (CUB)
L 1-2
 

FencingEdit

Croatia qualified one athlete at the 2014 World Cadet Championships.[5]

Boys
Athlete Event Pool Round Seed Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Petar Fileš Foil

  Marostega (BRA)

  Fitzgerald (AUS)

  Braun (GER)

  Haglund (USA)
W 5-4
  Roger (FRA)

  Braun (GER)
W 15-10
Mixed Team
Athletes Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals / PM Final / PM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Europe 4
  Theodora Gkountoura (GRE)
  Claudia Borella (ITA)
  Inna Brovko (UKR)
  Tudor Cucu (ROU)
  Petar Files (CRO)
  Samuel Unterhauser (GER)
Team Bye   Asia-Oceania 1 (MIX)
L 22-30
  America 1 (MIX)
W 30-27
  America 2 (MIX)
L 28-30
6

GymnasticsEdit

Artistic GymnasticsEdit

Croatia qualified one athlete based on its performance at the 2014 European MAG Championships.[6]

Boys
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
F PH R V PB HB
Jakov Vlahek Qualification 12.875 23 13.650 7 Q 11.450 31 12.950 34 12.975 17 12.150 26 76.050 21
Pommel Horse N/A 13.533 5

JudoEdit

Croatia qualified two athletes based on its performance at the 2013 Cadet World Judo Championships.[7]

Individual
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Rep 1 Rep 2 Rep 3 Rep 4 Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Lovro Kovač Boys' -81 kg   Montoya (COL)
W 000-000
  Silva (CUB)
L 000-100
Did not advance Bye   Penning (LUX)
L 000-100
Did not advance 11
Brigita Matić Girls' -78 kg N/A   Rodríguez (VEN)
W 001-000
  Snyman (RSA)
W 100-000
N/A   Samardzic (BIH)
W 000-000
 
Team
Athletes Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Team Ruska
  Sadjia Amrane (ALG)
  Jose Basile (BRA)
  Harutyun Dermishyan (ARM)
  Szabina Gercsák (HUN)
  Lovro Kovac (CRO)
  Kamila Pasternak (POL)
  Julian Sancho (CRC)
  Betina Temelkova (BUL)
Mixed Team Bye   Team Rouge (MIX)
L 2 – 5
Did not advance 5
Team Douillet
  Gustavo Basile (ARG)
  Marko Bubanja (AUT)
  Adonis Diaz (USA)
  Liudmyla Drozdova (UKR)
  Lee Hyekyeong (KOR)
  Brigita Matic (CRO)
  Peter Miles (GBR)
Mixed Team   Team Yamashita (MIX)
W 3200 – 3112
  Team Nevzorov (MIX)
W 5 – 2
  Team Geesink (MIX)
L 3111 – 3202
Did not advance  

RowingEdit

Croatia qualified two boats. The boys' pairs qualified from the 2013 World Rowing Junior Championships and the girls' single sculls was reallocated to Croatia as an unused quota.[8]

Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ivo Bonacin
Bernard Samardžić
Boys' Pairs 3:13.94 3 R 3:15.24 2 FA N/A 3:14.76 5
Marina Kaić Girls' Single Sculls 3:57.25 5 R 3:53.88 2 SA/B 4:01.56 5 FB 4:05.06 12

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); FC=Final C (non-medal); FD=Final D (non-medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B; SC/D=Semifinals C/D; R=Repechage

SailingEdit

Croatia qualified one boat based on its performance at the 2013 World Byte CII Championships. Croatia also received a reallocated quota place in girls' Byte CII class.[9]

Athlete Event Race Net
Points
Final
Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M*
Pavle Živanović Boys' Byte CII 5 8 7 6 (21) 7 11 15 Cancelled 80.00 59.00 7
Karla Šavar Girls' Byte CII 20 16 19 (23) 20 14 16 20 Cancelled 148.00 125.00 23

ShootingEdit

Croatia qualified two shooters based on its performance at the 2014 European Shooting Championships.[10]

Individual
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Borna Petanjek Boys' 10m Air Rifle 612.1 9 Did not advance
Ivana Babić Girls' 10m Air Rifle 410.9 8 Q 141.4 5
Team
Athletes Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Points Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
  Borna Petanjek (CRO)
  Ekaterina Parshukova (RUS)
Mixed Team 10m Air Rifle 7 Q   Babayan (ARM)
  Akter (BAN)
L 7-10
Did not advance 17
  Ivana Babic (CRO)
  Sybrand Laurens (RSA)
Mixed Team 10m Air Rifle 811.9 14 Q   Borgo (MEX)
  Alvian (INA)
W 10–6
  Riccardi (SMR)
  Milovanovic (SRB)
L 6–10
Did not advance 5

SwimmingEdit

Croatia qualified three swimmers.[11]

Boys
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Sven Arnar Saemundsson 400 m freestyle 3:57.55 18 N/A Did not advance
800 m freestyle N/A 8:06.72 8
200 m individual medley 2:08.97 18 N/A Did not advance
Nikola Obrovac 50 m breaststroke 27.97 1 Q 28.00 1 Q 27.83  
100 m breaststroke 1:02.49 4 Q 1:02.79 7 Q 1:01.94 5
Girls
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ema Šarar 50 m freestyle 26.99 26 Did not advance
50 m backstroke 29.89 18 Did not advance
100 m backstroke N/A

Table tennisEdit

Croatia qualified one athlete based on its performance at the European Qualification Event.[12] Later, Croatia qualified another athlete at the Road to Nanjing series.

Singles
Athlete Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Tomislav Pucar Boys Group H

  Hung (HKG)
L 2 - 3

2 Q   Zatowka (POL)
L 2 - 4
Did not advance 9
  Schmid (SUI)
W 3 - 1
  Al-Naggar (QAT)
W 3 - 0
Lea Rakovac Girls Group F

  Mischek (AUT)
L 1 - 3

1 Q   Arvelo (VEN)
W 4 - 1
  Kato (JPN)
L 1 - 4
Did not advance 5
  Bajor (POL)
W 3 - 0
  Edghill (GUY)
W 3 - 0
Team
Athletes Event Group Stage Rank Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Croatia
  Lea Rakovac (CRO)
  Tomislav Pucar (CRO)
Mixed Austria
  Mischek (AUT)
  Levenko (AUT)
W 3 - 0
2 Q Europe 1
  Diaconu (ROU)
  Chen (POR)
W 2 - 0
Hong Kong
  Doo (HKG)
  Hung (HKG)
L 0 - 2
Did not advance 5
Thailand
  Khetkhuan (THA)
  Tanviriyavechakul (THA)
L 1 - 2
Latin America 3
  Edghill (GUY)
  Toranzos (PAR)
W 3 - 0

Qualification Legend: Q=Main Bracket (medal); qB=Consolation Bracket (non-medal)

TaekwondoEdit

Croatia qualified two athletes based on its performance at the Taekwondo Qualification Tournament.[13][14]

Girls
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Ivana Babić −55 kg Bye   Mwaka Masale (COD)
W 14 (PTG) - 1
  Roebben (BEL)
W 13 - 4
  Sarıdoğan (TUR)
W 1 - 0
 
Matea Jelić −63 kg   Tolba (EGY)
W 14 - 5
  Turutina (RUS)
L 4 - 7
Did not advance 5

TennisEdit

Croatia qualified one athlete based on the ITF ranking.[15]

Singles
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Nino Serdarušić Boys' Singles   Geens (BEL)
L 0-2
3-6, 2-6
Did not advance 17
Doubles
Athletes Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM Rank
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
  Nino Serdarušić (CRO)
  Petros Chrysochos (CYP)
Boys' Doubles N/A   Matsumura (JPN)
  Yamasaki (JPN)
L 0-2
3-6, 4-6
Did not advance 9
  Akvile Parazinskaite (LTU)
  Nino Serdarušić (CRO)
Mixed Doubles   Minnen (BEL)
  Geens (BEL)
L 1-2
6-3, 3-6, [4]-[10]
Did not advance 17

ReferencesEdit

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