Ribas warming up with Joventut Badalona.
|No. 5 – Valencia Basket|
|Position||Point guard / Shooting guard / Small forward|
March 2, 1987 |
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|Listed weight||210 lb (95 kg)|
|NBA draft||2009 / Undrafted|
Pau Ribas Tossas (born March 2, 1987) is a Spanish professional basketball player who plays for Valencia of the Spanish League. Standing at 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m), he primarily plays the point guard position. His father, Jordi Ribas, was also a professional basketball player.
Ribas played with Prat, and then with the Spanish ACB League club Joventut Badalona, before joining the Spanish Euroleague club Caja Laboral in 2009. In July 2012, he signed a three-year deal with Valencia Basket.
Spanish national team
Ribas was a member of the Spanish junior national teams. He played at the 2005 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship, and at the 2006 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He won the silver medal at the 2007 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship. He has also been a member of the senior men's Spanish national basketball team.
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Note: The Euroleague is not the only competition in which the player participated for the team during the season, he also played in domestic competition.
Awards and accomplishments
- Spanish 4th Division Champion: (2006)
- EuroChallenge Champion: (2006)
- 2x Catalan Cup Champion: (2007-08, 2008–09)
- Spanish King's Cup Champion: (2008)
- 2x Eurocup Champion: (2008, 2014)
- Spanish League Champion: (2010)
Spanish national team
Ribas is known for his frequent take on political stances. He has also written articles for the Catalan newspaper Ara, known for its Catalan nationalist and independentist editorial policy.
- Pau Ribas altura: 1.96 m
- Marca.com Pau Ribas ficha por el Tau para las cuatro próximas temporadas (Spanish).
- Valencia Basket tabs Pau Ribas.
- L'opinió de Pau Ribas sobre Mariano Rajoy a Twitter sacseja les xarxes socials.
- On és El suposat bilingüisme?
- 'ARA no serà un diari independentista'.
- Un grup empresarial nacionalista ultima la sortida del diari ‘Ara'.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Pau Ribas.|
- Pau Ribas at acb.com (Spanish)
- Pau Ribas at draftexpress.com
- Pau Ribas at eurobasket.com
- Pau Ribas at euroleague.net
- Pau Ribas on Twitter