Kadir in 2015
|No. 2 – Ironi Nes Ziona|
|League||Israeli Premier League|
November 4, 1987 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8 in (2.03 m)|
|Listed weight||245 lb (111 kg)|
|2005–2008||Ironi Ramat Gan|
|2008–2010||Hapoel Gilboa Galil|
|2010||Maccabi Tel Aviv|
|2016–2017||Maccabi Rishon LeZion|
|2017–present||Ironi Nes Ziona|
|Career highlights and awards|
Elishay Kadir (Hebrew: אלישי כדיר) (born November 4, 1987) is an Israeli professional basketball player who plays for Ironi Nes Ziona and the Israeli national basketball team. He plays in the power forward position, and is 202 cm (6'8") tall.
Elishay born and raised in Yavne. He started playing in the youth team of Ironi Ramat Gan simultaneously with his high school team. He has been promoted to the pro team during 2004-05 season, playing four games for the team, who played in the Second League. In the same year, Kadir led his high school team to the national final averaging 30 points and 5 rebounds per game.
Before 2005-06 season, kadir has signed a three-year contract with his childhood club Ironi Ramat Gan. Kadir has gained some playing minutes, but didn't helped the team to avoid relegation from the 2005–06 Israeli Basketball Super League.
Kadir hasn't started his second year in the first league very well but managed to finish it with averages of 7.5 points and 3.1 rebounds in 17 minutes per game. In the end of that year Kadir decided to leave Ramat Gan and signed for two years with Hapoel Gilboa Galil.
In his first year with the team they qualified to the 2008–09 Israeli Final Four.