Georgios Diamantakos in 2011.
|Born||January 14, 1995|
Magoula, Sparti, Greece
|Listed height||7 ft 1 in (2.16 m)|
|Listed weight||275 lb (125 kg)|
|Career highlights and awards|
Georgios Diamantakos (alternate spellings: Giorgos, George) (Greek: Γιώργος Διαμαντάκος; born January 14, 1995) is a Greek professional basketball player who last played for Ifaistos Limnou of the Greek Basket League. He is a right-handed 7 ft. 1 in. (2.16 m) tall center.
In July 2015, he signed with the Turkish club Darüşşafaka, of the Turkish Super League, and was subsequently loaned by them to the Greek club Nea Kifissia. Later, he played in a game with the Bulgarian club, Spartak Pleven, in November 2015. He was then loaned to the Croatian club GKK Šibenik, of the Croatian A-1 League.
On August 10, 2017, he joined G.S. Faros Larissas of the Greek Basket League. In summer 2018, Diamantakos followed the team's relocation to the island of Lemnos, under the name Ifaistos Limnou. On July 22, 2019, he renewed his contract with Ifaistos through 2021.
Greek national team
Diamantakos has been a member of the junior national teams of Greece. With Greece's junior national teams, he played at the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship, the 2013 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, and the 2014 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.
Awards and honors
- DIAMANTAKOS, GEORGIOS Height 215 cm.
- Basketball.Eurobasket.com Georgios Diamantakos basketball profile.
- ΣΤΗ ΝΤΑΡΟΥΣΑΦΑΚΑ Ο ΔΙΑΜΑΝΤΑΚΟΣ (in Greek).[permanent dead link]
- Georgios DIAMANTAKOS | Season 2015/2016.
- Diamantakos is back at Apollon Patras.
- Στον ΓΣΛ-Φάρο ο Διαμαντάκος, sport24.gr, 10 August 2017 (in Greek)
- FIBA.com Georgios DIAMANTAKOS (GRE).