Kevin Tumba

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Kevin Tumba
Kevin Tumba.jpg
Tumba, playing with Belgium at EuroBasket 2015.
No. 24 – UCAM Murcia
Position Center
League Liga ACB
Champions League
Personal information
Born (1991-02-23) February 23, 1991 (age 26)
Lubumbashi, DR Congo
Nationality Belgian / Congolese
Listed height 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 2013 / Undrafted
Playing career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2013 Belfius Mons-Hainaut
2013–2015 Leuven Bears
2015–2017 Spirou Charleroi
2017–present UCAM Murcia
Career highlights and awards

Kevin Tumba (born February 23, 1991) is a Belgian-DR Congolese professional basketball player who currently plays for UCAM Murcia. He usually plays at the center position.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Tumba made his professional debut in the 2011–12 season with Belfius Mons-Hainaut.[2]

He signed a new 2-year contract in May 2014.[3][4]

In June 2015, Tumba signed a 2-year contract with Belgian EuroCup team Proximus Spirou Charleroi.[5]

On January 20, 2017, Tumba transferred to Spanish Liga ACB side UCAM Murcia, where he signed a contract until the end of the season.[6]

International career[edit]

Tumba represented the senior men's Belgian national basketball team at the EuroBasket 2015, where they lost to Greece in the round of 16, by a score of 54–75.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kevin Tumba's profile". Prague2013.fiba.com. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  2. ^ "TUMBA, KEVIN". Eurocupbasketball.com. August 23, 1991. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  3. ^ "Leuven Bears sluit overeenkomst met Kevin Tumba". Leuvenbears.be. May 29, 2014. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  4. ^ "Kevin Tumba extends with Leuven Bears". Sportando.com. Retrieved 2014-06-05. 
  5. ^ [1]
  6. ^ "UCAM Murcia brings in Kevin Tumba". Eurocupbasketball.com. 20 January 2017. Retrieved 20 January 2017. 
  7. ^ "GREECE TOO MUCH FOR BELGIUM". eurobasket2015.org. September 12, 2015. Retrieved September 12, 2015. 

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