Elvis Évora

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Elvis Évora
Personal information
Born (1978-02-04) February 4, 1978 (age 39)
Sal Island,  Cape Verde
Nationality Portuguese
Listed height 6 ft 8.7 in (2.05 m)
Listed weight 256 lb (116 kg)
Career information
Playing career 1998–present
Position Center
Career history
1998–2005 Porto
2005–2006 Tenerife
2006-2008 Ovarense
2008 Gandía Basquet
2009-2013 Benfica
2013-2014 Interclube

Elvis Garcia Monteiro Évora (born February 4, 1978) is a Cape Verde-born Portuguese basketball player. He plays as a center.

He played for Porto, from 1998/1999 to 2004/2005. After a season at Tenerife, he moved back to Portugal, playing for Ovarense, from 2006/07 to 2007/08, where he was twice National Champion. In 2008, he moved to Gandía BA, in Spain. With the season going, he signed for Benfica becoming a starter and a very important player for the team. He plays for Portugal since 2000. He had 95 caps by October 2007. Elvis Évora played at the EuroBasket 2007 finals, where Portugal reached the 2nd phase.


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