ZAGREB, March 21, 2019 - On the eve of the first game in the European Qualification rounds, AIPS awarded Luka Modric the Best Male Athlete of theyear Trophy. The event, which took place in front of a crowded Press Conference in Zagreb, was dedicated to both the game Croatia-Azerbajan and the Award.
ZAGREB, February 23, 2019 - Jura Ozmec will serve as president of the Croatian Sports Journalists Association (CSJA) for another four years alongside Marijan Bakić, who retained his position as CSJA secretary general.
Croatia and Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric was voted the AIPS Best Male Athlete of 2018, edging tennis star Novak Djokovic in second place. The award for Best Female Athlete went to US gymnastics star Simone Biles: this is the result of a poll by the International Sports Press Association (AIPS), where a panel of  359 journalists from 87 countries voted for the Champions of 2018.