Victor Keyru

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Victor Keyru
Виктор Джонович Кейру
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Free agent
Shooting guard / Small forward
Personal information
Born (1984-01-31) January 31, 1984 (age 30)
Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Nationality Russian
Listed height 6 ft 6.75 in (2.00 m)
Listed weight 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2006 / Undrafted
Pro career 2003–present
Career history
2003–2005 UNICS Kazan
2005–2006 Dynamo Saint Petersburg
2006–2007 Spartak Primorje
2007–2008 UNICS Kazan
2008–2010 CSKA Moscow
2010–2011 Dynamo Moscow
2011–2012 Spartak St. Petersburg
2013–2014 Krasnye Krylia

Victor Keyru (alternate spelling: Viktor Keirou) (Russian: Виктор Джонович Кейру; born January 31, 1984) is a Russian professional basketball player. He is 2.00 m (6 ft 6 ¾ in) tall and he weighs 102 kg (225 lbs.) He plays both the small forward and the shooting guard positions. He last played for BC Krasnye Krylia.

Pro career[edit]

Keyru joined CSKA Moscow in June 2008.[1] In July 2010 he signed with Dynamo Moscow.[2]

Russian national basketball team[edit]

Keyru has also been a member of the senior Russian national basketball team. He competed with Russia at the 2008 Olympics Basketball Tournament.


  • His father is from Sierra Leone and his mother is Ukrainian.
  • His sister Katerina Keyru plays for Russia's women's Under-21 national basketball team.
  • His brother Olah Keyru (Ола Кейру) is a famous TV-series actor on MTV Russia.


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