Montenegrin Water Polo Cup
Crnogorski vaterpolo kup
SportWater polo
Founded2006
No. of teams8
CountryMontenegro Montenegro
ContinentLEN (Europe)
Most recent
champion(s)
Jadran
Most titlesJadran
(12 titles in independent Montenegro; 15 overall)
TV partner(s)RTCG
Official websitewpolo.me

Montenegrin Water Polo Cup (Montenegrin: Crnogorski vaterpolski kup) is a national water polo cup played in Montenegro. It is organized by the Water Polo and Swimming Federation of Montenegro.

History

Montenegrin clubs in Yugoslav Cup

Before Montenegrin independence, clubs from that Republic played in national water polo Yugoslav Cup and Cup of Serbia and Montenegro]]. Most successful was PVK Jadran with three trophies won. VK Primorac won two Yugoslav cups.
Below is a list of Yugoslav Cup trophies won by Montenegrin clubs.

Club Winners Runners-up Winning Years
Jadran Herceg Novi
3
4
2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06
Primorac Kotor
2
2
1985-86, 2002-03
Budva
-
4

Montenegrin Cup (2006-)

Except Montenegrin First League of Water Polo as a top-tier league competition, after the independence, Water polo Federation of Montenegro established Montenegrin Cup as a second elite national tournament. Inaugural season of Montenegrin Cup was 2006-07, and by now most successful was PVK Jadran with 12 titles (15 including Yugoslav Cup trophies). Except them, trophy of Montenegrin Cup, during the history, won VK Primorac and VK Budva.
From season 2016-17, there is a final-four tournament in Montenegrin Cup. Since then, three times the host of final four tournament was Nikšić and once Podgorica.

Winners and finals

Season by season

Below is a list of final matches of Montenegrin Cup since the season 2006-07.

Year Winner Runner-up Final result
2006–07 Jadran Budva 7:6, 11:7
2007–08 Jadran Budva 7:9, 9:6
2008–09 Budva Primorac League system
2009–10 Primorac Budva 8:7
2010–11 Budva Primorac 10:8, 8:9
2011–12 Jadran Budva 11:12, 12:10
2012–13 Jadran Primorac 6:7, 10:8
2013–14 Jadran Primorac 12:10, 4:6 (4:1)
2014–15 Jadran Budva 7:5, 7:5
2015–16 Jadran Budva 17:5, 10:5
2016–17 Jadran Primorac 9:9 (5:3)
2017–18 Jadran Budva 12:8
2018–19 Jadran Budva 12:8
2019–20 Jadran Budva 9:8
2020–21 Jadran Primorac 8:6, 12:6

Titles by Club

Montenegrin Cup

Below is a list of clubs with titles won in Montenegrin Water Polo Cup.

Club Titles Runners-up Years Won
Jadran Herceg Novi 12 - 2006–07, 2007–08, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2018–19, 2019–20, 2020-21
Budva 2 9 2008–09, 2010–11
Primorac Kotor 1 6 2009-10

Overall

Below is an overall list, with titles won in Montenegrin Cup and SFR Yugoslavia / Serbia and Montenegro Cup.

Club Titles Runners-up Years Won
Jadran Herceg Novi 15 4 2003–04, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2007–08, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15, 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2018–19, 2019–20, 2020-21
Primorac Kotor 3 8 1985–86, 2002–03, 2009–10
Budva 2 13 2008–09, 2010–11

Source:[1][2]

See also

References