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The Best Water Polo Coaches Award for 2016

For the second consecutive year the World Water Polo Coaches Association (WWPCA) names The Best Coach of the Year. For the second consecutive time, the WWPCA Board of Directors chose Dejan Savic (Serbia) as The Best Men’s Coach in the World in 2016 and Adam Krikorian (USA) as The Best Women’s Coach in the World in 2016. It wasn’t a hard decision this time since these 2 incredible coaches are current title holders not only of the Olympic Games but all 5 worlds most prestigious water polo titles at the same time. Have a look at their achievements in the last 2 years:

Dejan Savic (Serbia) – current holder of following titles:
– Rio 2016 Olympic Champion – Rio de Janeiro (BRA)
– LEN 2016 European Champion – Belgrade (SRB)
– FINA 2016 World League Champion – Huizhou (CHN)
– FINA 2015 World Champion – Kazan (RUS)
– FINA 2014 World Cup Champion – Almaty (KAZ)

Adam Krikorian (USA) – current holder of following titles:
– Rio 2016 Olympic Champion – Rio de Janeiro (BRA)
– FINA 2016 World League Champion – Shanghai (CHN)
– FINA 2015 World Champion – Kazan (RUS)
– UANA 2015 Pan American Games Champion – Toronto (CAN)
– FINA 2014 World Cup Champion – Khanty-Mansiysk (RUS)

This kind of achievement hasn’t happened in the history of water polo but also in the history of any other sport (as the best of our knowledge).
Trophies will be awarded to these 2 amazing coaches December 3rd, 2016 at CAL University, San Francisco (USA) during the Men’s NCAA Final 6 tournament.

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