Žiga Dimec

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Žiga Dimec
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Dimec with Slovenia in 2016
Sixt Primorska
LeagueABA League
Slovenian League
Personal information
Born (1993-02-20) February 20, 1993 (age 26)
Celje, Slovenia
Listed height2.11 m (6 ft 11 in)
Listed weight113 kg (249 lb)
Career information
NBA draft2015 / Undrafted
Playing career2010–present
Career history
2010–2014Zlatorog Laško
2010–2011→ Konjice
2019–presentSixt Primorska
Career highlights and awards

Žiga Dimec (born 20 February 1993) is a Slovenian professional basketball player for Sixt Primorska of the Slovenian League. He also represents the Slovenian national basketball team.

Professional career[edit]

Dimec played in youth categories with Zlatorog Laško. For the 2010–11 season he was loaned to Konjice of the Slovenian Second League. From 2011 to 2014 he played with Zlatorog Laško. For the 2014–15 season he moved to Rogaška. In July 2015, he signed with Krka.[1]

On September 3, 2018 Dimec signed three-months deal with Medi Bayreuth.[2]

On November 27, 2018 Dimec signed with Lithuanian team BC Lietkabelis.[3]

National team career[edit]

With Slovenia's junior national teams, Dimec played at the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, 2011 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, 2012 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship and 2013 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.

Dimec became a member of the senior Slovenian national basketball team in 2016. He played at the EuroBasket 2017.


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