Marouan Kechrid

Marouan Kechrid (born 2 June 1981) is a Tunisian - French basketball player currently playing for Étoile Sportive de Radès in the Tunisian Basketball League after spending the first five years of his career with Tunisian side Kairouan JS.[1][2]

Marouan Kechrid
CA Tunis
PositionGuard
LeagueTunisian Basketball League
Personal information
Born (1981-06-02) 2 June 1981 (age 40)
Dreux, France
NationalityTunisian / France
Listed height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Listed weight170 lb (77 kg)
Career information
Playing career2002–present
Medals
Men's Basketball
Representing  Tunisia
African Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Libya Tunisia
Gold medal – first place 2011 Madagascar Tunisia

Kechrid is a member of the Tunisia national basketball team that finished third at the 2009 FIBA Africa Championship to qualify for the country's first FIBA World Championship. Kechrid averaged 9.8 PPG and 1.9 RPG for the Tunisians during the tournament.[3] He also competed for the Tunisians in the 2005 and 2007 FIBA Africa Championship.[4] He was a member of the Tunisian team that took part in the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ African Nations Championship - Tunisia Squad[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ Marouan Kechrid at basketpedya.com
  3. ^ Marouan Kechrid Profile Archived 2012-08-18 at the Wayback Machine at FIBA.com
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-08-18. Retrieved 2009-09-01.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)