Nemanja Aleksandrov

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Nemanja Aleksandrov
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Aleksandrov playing with Union Olimpija
No. 32 – EWE Baskets Oldenburg
Position Power forward / Small forward
League BBL
Eurocup
Personal information
Born (1987-04-10) April 10, 1987 (age 27)
Belgrade, Serbia, Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (211 cm)
Listed weight 223 lb (101 kg)
Career information
Pro playing career 2002–present
Career history
2002–2006 FMP Belgrade
2006–2009 Red Star Belgrade
2009–2010 Union Olimpija
2010–2011 Scavolini Pesaro
2012–2013 Verviers-Pepinster
2013 Bàsquet Manresa
2013–present EWE Baskets Oldenburg
Career highlights and awards

Nemanja Aleksandrov (Serbian Cyrillic: Немања Александров, born April 10, 1987 in Belgrade, Yugoslavia) is a Serbian professional basketball player for EWE Baskets Oldenburg of the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL). He is 2.10 m (6 ft 11 in) tall power forward, but can play and as small forward.

Professional career[edit]

In 2003 he was declared as young athlete of the year in Serbia and Montenegro.

Aleksandrov started his basketball career with FMP Belgrade and he stayed there until the summer of 2006. He then transferred to Crvena Zvezda where he stayed for 3 seasons, before leaving in the summer of 2009. He signed with Union Olimpija the summer of 2009.

After just a year in Slovenia he left Union because of unpaid salary,[1] so he signed one-year contract with option to extend with the Italian team Scavolini Pesaro.[2] He spent whole 2011/12 season working individually with Nenad Trajkovic

On August 12, 2012, Aleksandrov signed for the Belgian team Verviers-Pepinster.[3][4] In March 2013, Aleksandrov signed with Bàsquet Manresa.[5] In July 2013 the EWE Baskets Oldenburg announced that they signed the Forward for two years.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nemanja Aleksandrov lascia l Union Olimpija". Sportando. (Italian)
  2. ^ "Pesaro signs Aleksandrov, Collins and Cusin". Sportando. Retrieved 13 September 2012. 
  3. ^ "Nemanja Aleksandrov u Pepinsteru". B92. Retrieved 13 September 2012. (Serbian)
  4. ^ "VOO Verviers-Pepinster signs Nemanja Aleksandrov". Sportando. Retrieved 13 September 2012. 
  5. ^ "Manresa announced Nemanja Aleksandrov". Sportando. Retrieved 13 March 2013. 
  6. ^ "Aleksandrov komplettiert Kader". ewe-baskets.de (in German). 29 July 2013. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 

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Awards
Preceded by
Ivan Kolić
(for  Yugoslavia)
Serbia and Montenegro The Best Young Athlete of Serbia and Montenegro
2003
Succeeded by
Simon Vukčević