Alfonso Reyes (basketball)

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Alfonso Reyes
Personal information
Born (1971-09-19) September 19, 1971 (age 45)
Córdoba, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 6 ft 7.5 in (2.02 m)
Listed weight 265 lb (120 kg)
Career information
Playing career 1989–2007
Position Center
Career history
1989–1993 Estudiantes Caja Postal
1993–1997 Unicaja Málaga
1997–1998 Racing Paris SG
1998–2002 Adecco Estudiantes
2002–2004 Real Madrid
2004–2007 Leche Río Breogán
Career highlights and awards
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Reyes and the second or maternal family name is Cabanas.

Alfonso Reyes Cabanas (born September 19, 1971) is a retired Spanish professional basketball player, who finished his career playing for Leche Río Breogán. His younger brother, Felipe, is also a professional basketball player.

Professional career[edit]

Reyes was the MVP of the Spanish Cup's 2000 tournament. He announced his retirement from playing professional basketball in May 2007.[1]

Spanish national team[edit]

Reyes played with the senior Spanish national basketball team at the following tournaments: the 1995 EuroBasket, the EuroBasket 1997, the 1998 FIBA World Championship, the EuroBasket 1999, the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympics,[2] the EuroBasket 2001, the 2002 FIBA World Championship, and the EuroBasket 2003.

With Spain, he won a silver medal at the EuroBasket 1999, a bronze medal at the EuroBasket 2001, and a silver medal at the EuroBasket 2003.[3]

Post playing career[edit]

Nowadays, Reyes works as a civil engineer.[4]




  1. ^ Spain:Reyes retires.
  2. ^ Olympic results
  3. ^ Alfonso REYES CABANAS (ESP) participated in 13 FIBA / FIBA Zones events.
  4. ^ Entrevista a Alfonso Reyes: "Cuando ya nadie me conozca, siempre habrá algún chalado que siga acordándose de mi";, 13 May 2007 (Spanish)

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