basketball Famous Basketball Players from Georgia

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List of famous basketball players from Georgia, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Georgia has produced some very talented basketball players over the years, including centers, guards and forwards. These are some of the best Georgian basketball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Georgia and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular basketball player from Georgia then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List ranges from Giorgi Tsintsadze to Jacob Pullen, plus much more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Georgian basketball players?" and "Which basketball players are from Georgia?"

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Georgia in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Georgian basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.

Giorgi Shermadini

Giorgi Shermadini is a Georgian professional basketball who plays for Pallacanestro Cantù. He was born in the village of Natakhtari, in the then Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic on April 2, 1989. He is 2.16 m in height and he plays at the center position. His coach Khukashvili named him Shermadini. ...more

Position: Center

Nationality: Georgia


Giorgi Tsintsadze

Giorgi Tsintsadze is a Georgian professional basketball who plays for MIA Academy of the Georgian Superliga. Giorgi is native of Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. He is also a member of the Georgian national basketball team since 2004. ...more

Nationality: Georgia


Ilia Londaridze

Ilia londaridze, is a Georgian professional basketball player who plays for BC SHSS Tbilisi in Georgian Super League. ...more

Position: Center

Nationality: Georgia

Jacob Pullen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Georgia
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Jacob Everse Pullen is a US-born Georgian professional basketball player who currently plays for New Basket Brindisi of the Lega Basket Serie A. He played for the Kansas State Wildcats. Pullen has both American and Georgian citizenship, and has played for the Georgian national team. ...more

Position: Point guard

Nationality: United States of America, Georgia

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