Player Of The Year Winners To Be Announced This Week

13.02.2009

FIBA Europe will honor the best of European basketball starting next week with the announcement of the winners of the FIBA Europe Player of the Year awards.

On Wednesday 18th February the winners of the Young Men's Player of the Year and the Young Women's Player of the Year awards will be announced.  The selection is made from a group of nominees born in 1988 or earlier.

Last year Ricky Rubio of Spain and Sonja Petrovic of Serbia won the awards.

Then on Thursday 19th February the winners of the FIBA Europe Player of the Year and the Women's Player of the Year awards will be announced.

Last year the Player of the Year Award was captured by Andrei Kirilenko of Russia while Latvia's Anete Jekabsone-Zogota won the women's award.

The winners were selected through a public and an expert panel vote.

To see the nominees in all categories click here.


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Previous Winners
Evanthia Maltsi-Greece and ZVVZ USK Prague

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