Croatian First League of Water Polo

The Croatian First League of Water Polo (Croatian: Prva hrvatska vaterpolo liga) is the top water polo league in Croatia.

Croatian First League
Founded1991
Country Croatia
ConfederationEuropean Union LEN (Europe)
Number of teams8
Level on pyramid1
Domestic cup(s)Croatian Cup
International cup(s)LEN Champions League
LEN Euro Cup
Current championsJug
(2018-19)
Most championshipsJug
(15 titles)
Websitehvs.hr

The league was formed in 1991 with the dissolution of the Yugoslav First League of Water Polo and its first season started in 1992. The league is operated by the Croatian Water Polo Federation.

Current teamsEdit

The following 8 clubs compete in the league during the 2015–16 season:

Croatian First League of Water Polo
Team City Founded Colours
Jadran Split
1920
   
Jug Dubrovnik
1923
   
Medveščak Zagreb
1946
   
Mladost Zagreb
1946
   
Mornar Split
1949
   
Solaris Šibenik
2006
   
POŠK Split
1937
   
Primorje Rijeka
1908
   

Previous winnersEdit

Key
00 League champions also won the Croatian Water Polo Cup.
Season Champions (titles) Runners-up
1991–92 Mladost Jadran
1992–93 Mladost Jadran
1993–94 Mladost Jadran
1994–95 Mladost Jug
1995–96 Mladost Jug
1996–97 Mladost Jadran
1997–98 POŠK Mladost
1998–99 Mladost Jug
1999–00 Jug POŠK
2000–01 Jug Mladost
2001–02 Mladost Jug
2002–03 Mladost Jug
2003–04 Jug Primorje
2004–05 Jug Mladost
2005–06 Jug Mladost
2006–07 Jug Mladost
2007–08 Mladost Jug
2008–09 Jug Mladost
2009–10 Jug Mladost
2010–11 Jug Primorje
2011–12 Jug Primorje
2012–13 Jug Primorje
2013–14 Primorje Mladost
2014–15 Primorje Jug
2015–16 Jug Primorje
2016–17 Jug Mladost
2017–18 Jug Mladost
2018–19 Jug Mladost
2019–20

PerformancesEdit

By clubEdit

Club Winners Runners-up Third place Winning years
  Jug (Dubrovnik)
 
15
7
-
2000, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  Mladost (Zagreb)
 
10
11
-
1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2008
No. Club Winners Winning years
1.
Jug
15
1999-00, 2000-01, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06, 2006-07, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19
2.
Mladost
10
1991-92, 1992-93, 1993-94, 1994-95, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1998-99, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2007-08
3.
Primorje
2
2013-14, 2014-15
4.
POŠK
1
1997-98

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