Wembanyama making waves in U16 European Championship

2019-08-12T14:46:50+00:00 2019-08-12T14:50:25+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

12/Aug/19 14:46


At only 15 years of age, Victor Wembanyama is listed 7’2″ or if preferred 2.18m.

By Eurohoops Team/ info@eurohoops.net

France has been featuring more tall players recently and Victor Wembanyama is on pace to become the next big thing. The 15-year-old is the tallest player of the 2019 FIBA U16 European Championship at 7ft 2in (2.18m). His height and length provide a significant advantage he displayed with 5.3 blocks per game in the group stage of the tournament alongside his 9.3 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists per contest.

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