Yelena Leuchanka (Belarus)

Yelena Leuchanka

Nationality: BLR
Born : 30.04.1983
Place of birth: Gomel (BLR)
Height: 1.95m
Position: C

Statistics
12.9Points per game
14.6Rebounds per game
0.3Assists per game

Belarus

ACCUMULATED STATISTICS

GMinFG2P FG3P FGFTRebASTOSTBSPFPtsAvg
M/A%M/A%M/A%M/A%ODTot
835.641/8747.141/8747.10/00.021/3560.04.99.814.60.32.52.90.04.510312.9

STATISTICAL RANKINGS

  • » Ranks #11 in Points Per Game (12.9)
  • » Ranks #19 in Free Throws Percentage (60.0%)
  • » Ranks #7 in Field Goals Made (5.1)
  • » Ranks #3 in 2 Pts Field Goals Made (5.1)
  • » Ranks #20 in Free Throws Made (2.6)
  • » Ranks #7 in Field Goals Attempted (10.9)
  • » Ranks #1 in 2 Pts Field Goals Attempted (10.9)
  • » Ranks #14 in Free Throws Attempted (4.4)
  • » Ranks #1 in Offensive Rebounds (4.9)
  • » Ranks #1 in Defensive Rebounds (9.8)
  • » Ranks #1 in Total Rebounds (14.6)
  • » Ranks #6 in Steals (2.9)
  • » Ranks #16 in Turnovers (2.5)
  • » Ranks #1 in Fouls (4.5)
  • » Ranks #2 in Minutes (35.6)
  • » Ranks #1 in Double-Doubles (6)
  • » Ranks #8 in Field Goal Percentage (47.1%)
  • » Ranks #12 in 2 Pts Field Goal Percentage (47.1%)
Yelena Leuchanka - EuroBasket Women 2013 Profile

Team 2012-13: Liaoning Hengye (China-WCBA)

Career: BelGUT Gomel (Belarus-D1, 1998-2000), Seminole Community College (USA-NJCAA, 2000-02), Wabash Valley (USA-NJCAA, 2002-03), West Virginia (USA-NCAA, 2003-06), Charlotte Sting (USA-WNBA, 2006), TEO Vilnius (Lithuania-LMKL, 2006-07), Estudiantes Madrid (Spain-LF, 2007), Washington Mystics (USA-WNBA, 2007), TEO Vilnius (Lithuania-LMKL, 2007-08), UMMC Ekaterinburg (Russia-Premier League, 2008-09), Galatasaray (Turkey-TKBL, 2009-10), Atlanta Dream (USA-WNBA, 2010), AZS Gorzow (Poland-PLKK), Wisla Can Pack (Poland-PLKK, 2011), UMMC Ekaterinburg (Russia-Premier League, 2011-12), Atlanta Dream (USA-WNBA, 2012), Liaoning Hengye (China-WCBA 2012-2013)


Leuchanka isn't just a leader of the Belarus national team, she's a veteran whose decision to return means another mouth-watering partnership in the paint with Anastasiya Verameyenka. She didn't participate last summer and will be out to prove she can still match the very best in Europe under the hoop, preferably re-visiting the heights of 2010 when she played in the WNBA Finals and had an excellent FIBA World Championship. The center comes into this tournament having played in the Chinese League where she averaged huge double-doubles regularly but had to leave early with a hand injury. A huge name and presence both on and off the court not only in her native Belarus, but also in the women's basketball world, Leuchanka knows what it takes to find success and her return to the frontcourt is a huge bonus, especially defensively in the paint. The team will also be looking for her to get points on the board with some trademark spin moves down low and her hook shot with either hand.

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS

MatchMinFG2P FG3P FGFTRebASTOSTBSPFPts
M/A%M/A%M/A%M/A%ODTot
vs Slovak Republic (W 69-66)403/837.53/837.50/00.01/250.021012023037
vs Turkey (W 66-72)365/1145.55/1145.50/00.01/333.359141140511
vs Poland (L 71-83)407/1643.87/1643.80/00.04/666.799180540418
vs Croatia (W 78-80)3610/1566.710/1566.70/00.02/366.7510150440522
vs France (W 64-68)365/955.65/955.60/00.04/580.0413171420514
vs Spain (L 71-57)405/1533.35/1533.30/00.02/450.0712190220412
vs Poland (L 48-79)312/633.32/633.30/00.06/1060.049130120510
vs Greece (L 56-60)264/757.14/757.10/00.01/250.0369012059
CategorySeason highCareer high
Points2611.04.1999 vs. Italy26 - European Championship for Cadettes 1999
11.04.1999 vs Italy
Total Rebounds2711.04.1999 vs. Italy27 - European Championship for Cadettes 1999
11.04.1999 vs Italy
Assists15 times5 - 4 times
Steals510.04.1999 vs. Yugoslavia9 - European Championship for Young Women 2002
12.08.2001 vs Lithuania
Blocked Shots 3 - EuroBasket Women 2007
26.09.2007 vs Serbia
Minutes406 times40 - 6 times
Field Goals Made102 times10 - 2 times
Field Goals Attempted1911.04.1999 vs. Italy19 - European Championship for Cadettes 1999
11.04.1999 vs Italy
2 Pts Field Goals Made102 times10 - 2 times
2 Pts Field Goals Attempted1911.04.1999 vs. Italy19 - European Championship for Cadettes 1999
11.04.1999 vs Italy
3 Pts Field Goals Made 1 - 9 times
3 Pts Field Goals Attempted 2 - 3 times
Free Throws Made709.04.1999 vs. Slovak Republic8 - 2 times
Free Throws Attempted1031.07.1999 vs. Poland10 - 3 times
Offensive Rebounds1111.04.1999 vs. Italy11 - European Championship for Cadettes 1999
11.04.1999 vs Italy
Defensive Rebounds2208.04.1999 vs. Germany22 - European Championship for Cadettes 1999
08.04.1999 vs Germany

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News

Leuchanka Switches To EuroCup Women21.01.2014
Race for All Tournament Team Heats Up25.06.2013
Leuchanka Ready To Lose Bitter Taste23.05.2013
Players And Clubs Honour Women's Day08.03.2013