Nicolás Uriarte

Nicolás Uriarte (born 21 March 1990) is an Argentine volleyball player, member of the Argentina men's national volleyball team and French club Narbonne Volley. He was a participant of the Olympic Games (London 2012, silver medalist of the 2011 and 2013 South American Championship, Polish Champion (2014), Brazilian Champion (2018, 2019). Gold medallist of the 2015 Pan American Games.

Nicolás Uriarte
Nicolas Uriarte 2014 02.jpg
Personal information
NicknameEl Sabroso
NationalityArgentina Argentine
Born (1990-03-21) 21 March 1990 (age 31)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight87 kg (192 lb)
Spike340 cm (134 in)
Block320 cm (126 in)
Volleyball information
PositionSetter
Current clubFrance Narbonne Volley
Number5
Career
YearsTeams
2007–2008
2008–2009
2009–2010
2010–2011
2011–2012
2012–2013
2013–2017
2017–2018
2018–2019
2019–2020
2020–
Argentina La Unión de Formosa
Argentina Mendoza Volley
Italy Zinella Volley
Italy M. Roma Volley
Argentina Boca Juniors
Argentina Buenos Aires Unidos
Poland Skra Bełchatów
Brazil Sada Cruzeiro
Brazil Vôlei Taubaté
Argentina Bolívar Voley
France Narbonne Volley
National team
2009– Argentina

Personal lifeEdit

Uriarte was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. His father Jon Uriarte is a former volleyball player, bronze medalist of the Olympic Games Seoul 1988 and a previous head coach of Australia men's national volleyball team.

CareerEdit

ClubsEdit

In 2013 he signed a contract with PGE Skra Bełchatów.[1] He won a title of Polish Champion in 2014.[2] On October 8, 2014 his team won Polish SuperCup.[3] In February 2015 he signed a next two-years contract with PGE Skra till 2017.[4] On February 7, 2016 he played with PGE Skra and won the 2016 Polish Cup after beating ZAKSA in the final.[5] In April 2016 he was a member of the same team which won a bronze medal in the 2015–16 PlusLiga championship.[6]

Sporting achievementsEdit

ClubsEdit

Youth national teamEdit

  • 2006   CSV U19 South American Championship

Individual awardsEdit

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nicolas Uriarte siatkarzem PGE Skry Bełchatów – eurosport.onet.pl – 30-04-2013
  2. ^ PGE Skra mistrzem Polski – plusliga.pl – 27-04-2014
  3. ^ ENEA Super Puchar w piłce siatkowej 2014 dla PGE Skry Bełchatów – plusliga.pl – 08-10-2014
  4. ^ Conte i Uriarte na dłużej w PGE Skrze! – skra.pl – 19-02-2015
  5. ^ POLISH CUP M: Venture of all time - Skra win trophy after annulling 3-8 in tie-break! – worldofvolley.com – 07-02-2016
  6. ^ Brązowa PGE Skra! – skra.pl – 26-04-2016