Nemanja Bešović

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Nemanja Bešović
Free agent
Position Center
Personal information
Born (1992-06-08) June 8, 1992 (age 25)
Podgorica, FR Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbian
Listed height 2.19 m (7 ft 2 in)
Listed weight 107 kg (236 lb)
Career information
NBA draft 2014 / Undrafted
Playing career 2007–present
Career history
2007–2008 Vojvodina Srbijagas
2008–2012 Partizan
2013–2015 Spirou Charleroi
2013–2015 VOO Wolves Verviers-Pepinster
2016 Strumica
2017 Al-Ittefaq
Career highlights and awards

Nemanja Bešović (Cyrillic: Немања Бешовић; born June 8, 1992) is a Serbian professional basketball player who last played for Al-Ittefaq. At 2.19 m (7 ft 2 in), he plays at the center position.

Professional career[edit]

Bešović started playing basketball with youth selections of KK Budućnost Podgorica. He made his debut at senior level with KK Vojvodina Srbijagas during the 2007–08 season. In November 2008, Bešović moved to KK Partizan. Bešović requested termination of his contract on September 22, 2012, after not being selected for friendly games with Fuenlabrada.[1]

On June 17, 2013, he signed a three-year deal with Spirou Charleroi,[2] but was immediately sent on loan to VOO Wolves Verviers-Pepinster.[3]

In September 2016, he signed with Macedonian club Strumica.[4]

Serbian national team[edit]

Bešović was a member of the Serbian junior team that won a gold medal at the FIBA U18 European Championship in 2009. He also won a silver medal at the 2011 FIBA U19 World Championship.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bešović odlazi iz Partizana". Sportska Centrala (in Serbian). Retrieved 25 September 2012. 
  2. ^ "Spirou Charleroi signs Nemanja Besovic to a three-year deal". Sportando.net. Retrieved 2 July 2013. 
  3. ^ "Nemanja Besovic loaned to VOO Verviers-Pepinster". Sportando.net. Retrieved 2 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "Strumica inks Nemanja Besovic". Eurobasket.com. 19 September 2016. Retrieved 20 September 2016. 

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