Uroš Trifunović

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Uroš Trifunović
Mega Bemax
PositionShooting guard / Point guard
LeagueAdriatic League
Personal information
Born (2000-12-05) December 5, 2000 (age 18)
Belgrade, Serbia, FR Yugoslavia
NationalitySerbian
Listed height1.99 m (6 ft 6 in)
Listed weight88 kg (194 lb)
Career information
Playing career2018–present
Career history
2018–presentPartizan NIS
2018–2019Mladost Zemun
2019–presentMega Bemax
Career highlights and awards

Uroš Trifunović (Serbian Cyrillic: Урош Трифуновић, born July 19, 2000) is a Serbian professional basketball player who currently plays on loan for Mega Bemax of the Adriatic League. He is loaned out from Partizan NIS.

Early career[edit]

Trifunović started to play basketball in his hometown Belgrade, for the Zemun youth selections. In Summer 2015, he joined the Mega Bemax. During the 2017–18 season, he played in Turkey for the junior team of Pınar Karşıyaka, where his father Aleksandar coached the first team.[1]

Professional career[edit]

In September 2018, Trifunović joined a Serbian powerhouse Partizan NIS.[2][3] Prior to the 2018–19 season, he was loaned out to Mladost Zemun. On July 4, 2019, he was loaned out to Mega Bemax for the 2019–20 season.[4]

National team career[edit]

Trifunović was a member of the Serbian under-18 team that won the gold medal at the 2018 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship in Latvia. Over seven tournament games, he averaged 10.0 points, 2.3 rebounds and 4.4 assists per game.[5]

Trifunović was a member of the Serbian under-19 team that finished 7th at the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup in Heraklion, Greece. Over seven tournament games, he averaged 14.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game.[6]

Personal life[edit]

His father is Aleksandar Trifunović, a professional basketball coach and former player.[7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Uroš Trifunović zaigrao za Karšijaku". basketballsphere.com (in Serbian). Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Partizan signs Uros Trifunovic". eurohoops.net. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  3. ^ "Sin Ace Trifunovića došao u Partizan". b92.net (in Serbian). Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  4. ^ "Trifunović u Megi". novosti.rs. Retrieved 4 July 2019.
  5. ^ "Uros Trifunovic Point Guard". fiba.basketball. Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  6. ^ "Average Statistics of Serbia at the 2019 FIBA Under-19 Basketball World Cup". fiba.basketball. Retrieved 7 July 2019.
  7. ^ "ZLATNI KOŠARKAŠI ZA "ALO! SPRINT" Trifunović i Pecarski: Očevi su nam UZORI, ali ćemo ih nadmašiti!". alo.rs (in Serbian). Retrieved 4 September 2018.
  8. ^ "STOPAMA OČEVA Njihove tate su briljirale u dresovima Partizana i Zvezde, a oni sada donose medalju Srbiji". sport.blic.rs (in Serbian). Retrieved 4 September 2018.

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