Marcos Milinkovic

Marcos Antonio Milinkovic (born December 22, 1971 in Villa Ballester, Buenos Aires) is an Argentine volleyball player. Milinković is 203 cm tall and weighs 100 kg.

Marcos Milinkovic
Personal information
Full nameMarcos Antonio Milinkovic
Born (1971-12-22) December 22, 1971 (age 49)
Villa Ballester, Argentina
HometownVilla Ballester, Argentina
Height2.05 m (6 ft 9 in)
Weight99 kg (218 lb)
Spike355 cm (140 in)
Block338 cm (133 in)
Volleyball information
PositionWing Spiker
Current clubArgentina Buenos Aires Unidos
Number1
National team
1999–2007Argentina Argentina
Last updated: June 2010

Milinkovic started playing the sport at age 17, a relatively late age. Milinkovic is of Croatian descent.[1][2][3][4]

Milinkovic was granted the Platinum Konex Award in 2010 as the best Volleyball player of the last decade in Argentina. He speaks Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian.

ClubsEdit

  •   Sportivo Ballester (1988–1990)
  •   Obras Sanitarias de Buenos Aires (1990–1992)
  •   Tomei Livorno (1992–1993)
  •   Uliveto Tomei Livorno (1993–1994)
  •   Cocamar Paranà (1995–1996)
  •   Chapecoense Santa Catarina (1996–1997)
  •   Olimpikus Rio de Janeiro (1997–1999)
  •   Sisley Treviso (1999–2000)
  •   Asystel Milano (2000–2003)
  •   Unisul Florianopolis (2003–2004)
  •   Olympiacos S.C. (2004–2005)
  •   Cimed Florianopolis (2006–2007)
  •   Unión de formosa (2008–2010)
  •   Buenos Aires Unidos (2011-)
  •   C.D Voleibol San Pedro(2020-2021)

AwardsEdit

National TeamEdit

IndividualsEdit

TeamEdit

ClubsEdit

IndividualsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mariano Del Águila, Marcos Milinkovic: alto, rubio, y de ojos celestes Archived 2017-08-04 at the Wayback Machine: "Ella me gustó, charlé un poco, mi familia es de descendencia croata, así que nos entendimos.", July 01, 2004, Accessed August 3, 2017
  2. ^ Marcos Milinkovic, la cara del Mundial: "Mi apellido es de origen croata, quizás de esas raíces procedan los altibajos de mi carácter", ESPN, September 26, 2002, Accessed August 3, 2017
  3. ^ Marcos Milinkovic, el indomable crack del voley Archived 2017-08-04 at the Wayback Machine: "Mi apellido es de origen croata, quizás de esas raíces procedan los altibajos de mi carácter", Terra, September 26, 2002, Accessed August 3, 2017
  4. ^ Julián Córdoba Toro, La inmigración croata a Sudamérica (I) – Inmigración iberoamericana nº2: "Además tenemos a varios deportistas argentinos descendientes de croatas, destacando principalmente los jugadores de voleibol Marcos Milinkovic y Alejandro Spajic.", Iberoamérica Social, October 23, 2013, Accessed August 3, 2017
  5. ^ CEV Austrian Airlines Men's Volleyball Top Teams Cup Final Four: Piraeus, 11-12 March 2005

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Awards
Preceded by 2002 FIVB World Championship
Men's Most Valuable Player

2002
Succeeded by
Preceded by 2002 FIVB World Championship
Men's Best Scorer

2002
Succeeded by