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Antonio Martín Espina (born June 18, 1966 in Madrid) is a Spanish retired professional basketball player. At a height of 2.10 m (6'10 ​34"), and a weight of 104 kg (230 lbs.), he played at the center position. He is the current president of the Spanish ACB.

Antonio Martín
Personal information
Born (1966-06-18) June 18, 1966 (age 53)
Madrid, Spain
Listed height6 ft 10.75 in (2.10 m)
Listed weight230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
CollegePepperdine (1986–1987)
NBA draft1988 / Undrafted
Playing career1982–1995
Career history
Real Madrid
Career highlights and awards

College careerEdit

Martín played college basketball at Pepperdine University, with the Pepperdine Waves, during the 1986–87 season.

Professional careerEdit

After playing with Estudiantes, in the 1982–83 season, Martín moved to Real Madrid. He played with Real Madrid, for twelve years, from 1983, until 1995. He was a member of the FIBA European Selection team, in 1991.

Spanish national teamEdit

Martín was a member of the senior Spanish national basketball team. With Spain, he won the bronze medal at the 1991 EuroBasket, where he was also voted to the EuroBasket All-Tournament Team.

After retirementEdit

In July 2018, Martín was named president of the ACB.


His brother, Fernando Martín Espina, also played with Real Madrid.[1]

Awards and accomplishmentsEdit

Clubs (Real Madrid)Edit

Spanish senior national teamEdit



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