Antonio Porta

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This article is about the basketball player. For the Italian writer, see Antonio Porta (author).
Antonio Porta
No. 5 – Svendborg Rabbits
Position Point guard
League Danish Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1983-10-28) October 28, 1983 (age 31)
Fimat, Argentina
Nationality Argentine / Italian
Listed height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Listed weight 95 kg (209 lb)
Career information
Pro career 2000–present
Career history
2000–2002 Echagüe Paraná
2002 Andrea Costa Imola
2002–2006 Livorno
2006–2007 Biella
2007–2008 Spartak Saint Petersburg
2008–2010 Air Avellino
2010–2012 Scaligera Basket Verona
2012–2013 Scafati
2013 Valladolid
2013– Svendborg Rabbits

Antonio Alejandro Porta Pernigotti (born 1983) is an Argentine professional basketball player. He plays the point guard and shooting guard positions. He is 6 ft 2 ¾ in (1.90 m) tall and he weighs 210 lbs. (95 kg). He currently plays for Svendborg Rabbits in the Danish Basketball League.

Professional career[edit]

Porta has played with Air Avellino in the Lega Basket Serie A, and in the Russian SuperLeague.

Argentine national basketball team[edit]

Porta is also a member of the Argentine national basketball team. He has represented his country on a various number of occasions, making his debut with the national team at the 2005 Stanković Cup tournament. He has also represented his country at the 2005 and 2007 FIBA Americas Championships, the 2006 South American Championship, and he made his Olympics debut in 2008, where he won the bronze medal.


Antonio's favorite food is asado. His childhood memory was going fishing with his father. He has an older brother, Sebastian who also played professional basketball in Argentina.

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