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Wednesday, 13.11.2019 (18:00)

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12

Novica Veličković

  • Date and place of birth
    05.10.1986, Belgrade, Serbia
  • Citizenship:
    Serbian
  • Height:
    205 cm
  • Jersey number:
    12
  • Position:
    Power forward

Career:

The thirty-two-year-old captain is one of the only three players in the club’s history with over 400 games in the black and white jersey. Former Euroleague Rising Star (2009) played for Real Madrid, Trabzon, Mega Bemax and Bamberg. With Partizan, Velickovic is three-time ABA League Champion (2007-2009) and 5-time Champion of Serbia (2005-2009). Novica also won the Serbian National Cup 4 times (2008, 2009, 2018, 2019). With Real Madrid, Velickovic won Copa Del Rey in Spain. In 2009 Velickovic was named MVP of the ABA League F4, Serbian Superleague, Serbian Cup and Serbian Superleague Playoffs. With the National team of Serbia, Velickovic won the Silver medal at Eurobasket in 2009, and played in the semi-finals of the World Cup in 2010. In 2017 and 2018 Partizan’s Power Forward was picked for the ALL ABA League Team.