What is Sanja Djurdjevic Height? The athlete height is 5 feet 9 inches. Recently she got banned for a racist eye gesture.
Sanja is a Siberian volleyball player who was participating in the 2021 FIVB Women’s Nations League. She was caught breaking disciplinary rules when she made a racist eye gesture during the match.
Sanja was banned from playing against Belgium. She will also miss the game against Canada. Thousands of people signed a petition for her boards to take action against Djurdjevic.
Sanja Djurdjevic Height
Sanja Djurdjevic height is 5 feet 9 inches tall or 177 cm.
Similarly, she weighs 65 kgs or 143 lb, as per World Of Volley.
What Is Her Age?
Sanja Djurdjevic age is 23 years.
Sanja was born on March 25, 1998.
Djurdjevic was born and raised in Serbia, and her nationality is Serbian.
As she is a successful athlete, Sanja Djurdjevic’s net worth might be abundant.
Is She On Instagram?
Sanja is on Instagram, but she set it to private after the eye gesture controversy.
Djurdjevic apologized for her behavior through a series of posts on Instagram.
Why was only #SanjaDjurdjevic suspended for her gesture when it was the whole team who did the racist gesture? Shouldn't strict action be taken against them all?@espn @volleyballworld @FIVBWorIdLeague pic.twitter.com/bqwqfeK5Nl
— 🌈 Ankit Arora Edits 🌈 (@AnkitAroraEdits) June 10, 2021
Although a popular athlete, Djurdjevic is not on Wikipedia. One can read about her career on a couple of Wiki-bio pages.
Sanja lives a private life and rarely talks the details about her family and parents to the media.
Djurdjevic Eye Gesture Explained
Sanja Djurdjevic showed a racist eye gesture on June 1, 2021, during a match against Thailand.
Djurdjevic’s eye gesture was caught on camera while she was celebrating a point. She made a ‘slant eye’ gesture, which is racist, and she received a huge backlash on the Internet, reports Bangkok Post.
Serbian volleyball player Sanja Djurdjevic made a racist gesture during a match with Thailand and quickly apologised for the act. But this isn’t the first time the Serb team has done it pic.twitter.com/pXishTOqCT
— TRT World (@trtworld) June 3, 2021
Sanja received a two-game suspension in the 2021 FIVB Women’s Nations League.
The Volleyball Federation of Serbia fined her 20,000 Swiss Franc, which is approximately $22,330. The FIVB is donating the fine to fund cultural sensitivity programs or a cause dedicated to fighting against discriminatory behavior.