Kenan Sipahi

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Kenan Sipahi
Kenan Sipahi.JPG
Sipahi with the Fenerbahçe
No. 25 – Fenerbahçe Ülker Istanbul
Position Point guard
League Turkish Basketball League
Euroleague
Personal information
Born (1995-05-26) May 26, 1995 (age 19)
Pristina, FR Yugoslavia
Nationality Turkish
Listed height 6 ft 5.75 in (1.97 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
Pro career 2010–present
Career history
2010–2013 Tofaş Bursa
2013–present Fenerbahçe Ülker
Career highlights and awards
FIBA Europe U18 Championship MVP (2013)

Kenan Sipahi (born May 26, 1995) is a Turkish professional basketball player. He currently plays for Fenerbahçe Ülker of the Turkish Basketball League.[1]

Professional career[edit]

He made his professional debut in the Turkish League with Tofaş Bursa during the 2010–11 season. On September 2, 2013, he signed a three-year contract with option to extend for one season with Fenerbahçe Ülker.[2][3] In February he had season-ending injury, after breaking his arm in Turkish Cup game against Trabzonspor.[4] In his first Euroleague season with the team, he averaged 2.7 points, 1.1 assists and 1 rebound over 15 games.

Turkish national team[edit]

He is a regular Turkish youth national team player. He helped Turkey's U-18 national team win the gold medal at the 2013 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, where he was named to the MVP and All-Tournament Team, averaging 10.9 points, 3.8 rebounds, 5.0 assists at the tournament.

Accomplishments and awards[edit]

Individual[edit]

National team[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Three new players for Fenerbahçe Ülker
  2. ^ "Fenerbahce Ulker sign Kenan Sipahi". sportando.net. Retrieved 5 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "Fenerbahçe Ülker’de 3 yeni isim". fenerbahce.org (in Turkish). Retrieved 5 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Fenerbahce Ulker loses Sipahi for 3 months". euroleague.net. Retrieved 5 July 2014. 

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