Laurent Sciarra

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Laurent Sciarra
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Personal information
Born (1973-08-08) August 8, 1973 (age 43)
Nice, France
Nationality French
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Career information
Playing career 1991–2011
Position Point guard
Career history
1991–1993 Hyères-Toulon
1993–1997 Paris Basket Racing
1997 Ciudad de Huelva
1997–1998 Benetton Treviso
1998–2000 Paris Basket Racing
2000–2001 ASVEL Villeurbanne
2001–2002 Paniónios
2002–2004 Paris Basket Racing
2004–2005 BCM Gravelines
2005–2008 JDA Dijon
2008–2010 Orléans Loiret Basket
2010–2011 Élan Béarnais Pau-Orthez

Laurent Sciarra (born August 8, 1973) is a former French professional basketball player.

Sciarra began his professional career in 1990 with Hyères-Toulon Var Basket and moved to Paris Basket Racing in 1993, where he played until 1997 on the club's championship season. Sciarra then moved abroad for one season, playing with Ciudad de Huelva in Spain and Pallacanestro Treviso in Italy before returning to Paris. In 2001, Sciarra again moved abroad and spent a season with Panionios in Greece. Following two more seasons with Paris Basket Racing, Sciarra played at BCM Gravelines for one season. In 2005, he began play with JDA Dijon, where he stayed until his transfer to Entente Orléanaise 45 in 2008.

Sciarra has played internationally for France and was a member of their silver-medal winning squad at the 2000 Summer Olympics. He was the best scorer of the final, with 19 points.

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