Ronald Lopatni

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Ronald Lopatni (also spelled Lopatny; 19 September 1944 – 5 May 2022)[1] was a Croatian professional water polo player. He was known for winning a gold medal in Mexico City in the 1968 Summer Olympics with the Yugoslavian water polo team. Lopatni was born in Zagreb, present-day Croatia.

Lopatni died on 5 May 2022 in Zagreb at the age of 77.[2]

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  1. "Ronald Lopatny". Croatian Olympic Committee. 29 March 2017. Archived from the original on 8 September 2021. Retrieved 14 September 2017.
  2. "Umro legendarni hrvatski vaterpolist i olimpijski pobjednik Ronald Lopatny" (in Croatian). 5 May 2022. Retrieved 5 May 2022.