On the occasion of the victory at the rally of the Diamond League in Zurich, the mayor of the City of Milan Milan Bandic sent a congratulatory message to the best world record player, Zagreb athletics Sandri Perković, stating:
I congratulate you on another extraordinary performance at the Diamond League meeting in Zurich.
You have achieved this year's great success. The Golden Olympic and European medal, all seven wins in the Diamond League, are proof of the unrivaled talent, the extraordinary effort and dedication that you confirm with each of your performances.
I'm sure you will be brilliant on Tuesday in Zagreb and round the season without any loss.
I want you a new win and a perfect shot at Hanžek.