Olympian and world handball champion regarded as one of the better players ever. He symbolized Croatia in both 2004 Athens and 2012 London Olympics. He also bore the Croatian flag on the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Ahead of starting his handball profession, he trained using the KK Divide basketball membership before signing up for RK Divide in 1997. He double received the International Handball Federation Globe Player of the entire year prize in 2003 and 2006. He and his wife Ivana possess two sons: Dino and Vigo. Both he and Ivica Kostelic are previous Olympians from Croatia.