Manuchar Markoishvili

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Manuchar Markoishvili
Manuchar Markoishvili.JPG
No. 9 – CSKA Moscow
Position Shooting guard
League VTB United League
Euroleague
Personal information
Born (1986-11-17) November 17, 1986 (age 27)
Tbilisi, Georgia (country)
Nationality Georgian
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 200 lb (91 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2007 / Undrafted
Pro playing career 2000–present
Career history
2000–2002 BC Batumi
2002–2003 Benetton Treviso
2003 Mitteldeutscher
2004 Benetton Treviso
2004–2007 Olimpija Ljubljana
2007–2009 BC Kiev
2009–2013 Mapooro Cantù
2013–2014 Galatasaray Liv Hospital
2014-present PBC CSKA Moscow

Manuchar Markoishvili (Georgian: მანუჩარ მარკოიშვილი) (born November 17, 1986) is a Georgian professional basketball player who plays for PBC CSKA Moscow in the VTB United League and the Euroleague.

Early career[edit]

Markoishvili as a young basketball player was very talented and turned into a professional basketball player in Georgia before he graduated from High School. He played for Basco Batumi in 2001-2002. In Basco, he distinguished himself even though he was the youngest player of the team.

Euroleague[edit]

Markoishvili was scouted and recruited by Benetton Treviso in 2003. In 2004 he was loaned to Mitteldeutscher BC in Germany for the season and won with them the FIBA Europe Cup. In 2004 he moved to Olimpija Ljubljana in Slovenia.

In 2007 he was transferred to BC Kiev.

In 2009 he was acquired by Pallacanestro Cantù, in the Italian Lega Basket.

His father Nugzar Markoishvili is a retired professional basketball player, who currently is a coach at Tbilisi State University. Markoishvili's brother Giorgi is also a professional basketball player in Georgia.

NBA[edit]

Manuchar Markoishvili entered the 2007 NBA Draft but was undrafted.

National team[edit]

Manuchar Markoishvili is playing for the Georgia national team.

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