Rising star Tijana Boskovic has upstaged the biggest names in the women’s game to win the 2015 Fans’ women’s Player of the Year award.
The Serbian teenager polled an impressive 36 percent of the vote to be a surprise winner.
Boskovic, the Volleyverse 2015 Rising Star of the Year, replaced the pregnant Jovana Brakocevic in Serbia’s line-up for the FIVB World Cup and made the most of her chance.
The 18-year-old played a major role in her country’s second-place finish as the Serb’s punched their ticket to the Rio Olympics.
Having moved to Turkish giants Eczacibasi VitrA Istanbul, the sky is the limit for this towering teenager.
Volleyverse 2015 Player of the Year Nataliya Obmochaeva finished second with 18 percent of the votes, just ahead of China’s Zhu Ting (15 percent).