Joan Sastre

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Joan Sastre
Sastre-Madrid-CB Sevilla marzo 2013.JPG
Sastre, with Cajasol in 2013
No. 30 – Valencia Basket
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
League Liga ACB
EuroLeague
Personal information
Born (1991-12-10) December 10, 1991 (age 26)
Inca, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Listed height 2.01 m (6 ft 7 in)
Listed weight 86 kg (190 lb)
Career information
Playing career 2008–present
Career history
2008 Inca
2008–2009 Mallorca
2009–2014 Sevilla
2009–2010 →CB Qalat
2014–2016 Zaragoza
2016–present Valencia
Career highlights and awards

Joan Sastre Morro (born December 10, 1991) is a Spanish professional basketball player, who plays with Valencia Basket of the Spanish Liga ACB. He is a 2.01 m (6'7") tall, swingman, as he plays at both the shooting guard and small forward positions

Professional career[edit]

Born in Inca, Balearic Islands, Spain, Sastre spent all of his youth basketball playing career on the Balearic Islands. In 2008, at the age of 17, Sastre debuted in the Spanish 2nd-tier level LEB Oro, with Bàsquet Inca, where he played two games, before signing his first professional contract with Bàsquet Mallorca.

One year later, Sastre agreed with Cajasol, where he would make his debut in the Spanish top-tier level Liga ACB, despite that he was loaned in his first year to Cajsol's affiliated team, CB Qalat of the Spanish 3rd-tier level LEB Plata.

Sastre played in Sevilla for five years, before signing with the Spanish club CAI Zaragoza. Two years later, he moved to the Spanish club Valencia Basket.[1]

International career[edit]

Sastre was a member of the junior national teams of Spain. With Spain's junior national teams, he played at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, the 2010 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, where he won a bronze medal, and he also won a gold medal at the 2011 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, which was held in Bilbao, while playing with the Spanish under-20 national team.[2]

He has also been a member of the senior Spanish national basketball team. With Spain's senior team he played at the EuroBasket 2017.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Valencia Basket llega a un acuerdo con Joan Sastre" (in Spanish). ACB.com. 15 July 2016. Retrieved 16 July 2016. 
  2. ^ Joan SASTRE (ESP).

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