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June 6, 1980 |
|Listed height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|WNBA draft||2003 / Round: 2 / Pick: 21st overall|
|Selected by the Washington Mystics|
|2000–2002||GYSEV Ringa Šopron|
|2002–2010||Gambrinus SIKA Brno|
|2010–2011||Good Angels Košice|
|2011–2012||Good Angels Košice|
|Stats at WNBA.com|
|Stats at Basketball-Reference.com|
Zuzana Žirková (born June 6, 1980) is a professional basketball player who last played for the Good Angels Košice. She was selected 21st overall by the Washington Mystics in the 2003 WNBA Draft.
Zuzana Žirková was born on June 6, 1980 in Bojnice, Slovakia. She grown up in Prievidza, where she started to play basketball at local elementary school.
During her career she played for several Euroleague teams including SCP Ružomberok, GYSEV Ringa Šopron, Gambrinus SIKA Brno, UMMC Ekaterinburg and Good Angels Košice. She also played in WNBA for Washington Mystics.
- 6x Slovak basketball Player of the year award (2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)
- 3x Euroleague Champion (1999, 2000, 2006)
- Top Scorer FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship for Women (2000)
In the 2003 WNBA Draft, the Washington Mystics selected point guard Zuzana Žirková with the 2nd pick, from 21st place overall.
|Career||1 year, 1 team||6||0||5.0||.500||.500||1.000||0.3||0.2||0.0||0.0||0.33||1.8|
- "Olympics". sports-reference. Retrieved 13 July 2012.
- "Euroleague Player Profile". fibaeurope.
- "Dobrí anjeli v novej sezóne aj so Žirkovou a Kraayeveldovou". SITA+TASR. Retrieved 3 January 2012.
- "Zuzana Žirková retire from national team". SITA.