Eduardo Hernández-Sonseca

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Eduardo Hernández-Sonseca Lorenzo
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Unión Financiera Baloncesto Oviedo
Position Center
League LEB Oro
Personal information
Born (1983-06-21) 21 June 1983 (age 33)
Madrid, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 6 ft 11.5 in (2.12 m)
Listed weight 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
Playing career 2000–present
Career history
2000–2002 Real Madrid B
2001–2004 Real Madrid
2004–2005 Gran Canaria
2005–2007 Real Madrid
2007–2010 Joventut Badalona
2010–2011 Bilbao Basket
2011–2012 Valladolid
2012 Caja Laboral
2013 Básquet Coruña
2013–2014 Afra Khalij Fars Tehran
2014 Kangoeroes Basket Willebroek
2014 Planasa Navarra
2014–2015 Bucaneros de La Guaira
2015–2016 Club Melilla Baloncesto
2016– Oviedo
Career highlights and awards

Eduardo Hernández-Sonseca Lorenzo (born 21 June 1983) is a Spanish professional basketball player who plays for Unión Financiera Baloncesto Oviedo.

Professional career[edit]

Hernández-Sonseca starts his career in the reserve team of Baloncesto, and he played with the whites until 2007, when he leaves the club for playing with DKV Joventut. After spending three seasons in Badalona, he continued playing at several clubs of the Liga ACB. On 25 September 2012 he signed a two-week deal with Caja Laboral after playing the entire pre-season with the team.[1] He started the 2013–14 season with Afra Fars, a team in the Iranian Basketball Super League. On 26 January 2014 he signed with the Belgian team Kangoeroes Basket Willebroek.[2]

Spain national team[edit]

Hernández-Sonseca played for the first time with the Spain national basketball team on 23 November 2003, in a game of the Qualification for the EuroBasket 2003 against Denmark, where Spain won by 87–43 at Arganda del Rey. Sonseca made 17 points and grabbed 9 rebounds, in the best performance for a newcomer in the Spanish squad.

Sonseca joined also the national team before the 2006 FIBA World Championship, but finally coach Hernández chose Marc Gasol instead of him for playing the tournament.

Trophies[edit]

With Real Madrid

With Joventut

With Oviedo

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Caja Laboral signs Hernandez-Sonseca to a two-week deal". Sportando. Retrieved 26 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Tall Spaniard for Kangoeroes Willebroek". Nieuwsblad (in Dutch). January 26, 2014. Retrieved January 27, 2014. 

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