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Rasim Başak (born 17 February 1980 in Azerbaijan SSR, Soviet Union) is retired Azerbaijani-Turkish professional basketball player. The power forward is 2.02 m tall and 100 kg weight and wears numbers 8. He has Russian mother and Azeri father but also has Turkish citizenship and he already played several times for the Turkish national team. He will play for Azerbaijan national basketball team after TBF's permit.[1][2][3][4]

Rasim Başak
Personal information
Born (1980-02-17) February 17, 1980 (age 39)
Azerbaijan SSR, Soviet Union
NationalityAzerbaijani / Turkish / Russian
Listed height6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)
Listed weight210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
Playing career2002–2012
PositionPower forward / Small forward
Career history
1999-2003Oyak Renault
2010-2011Türk Telekom B.K.
2011-2012Antalya B.B.



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He played for Turkish national team in EuroBasket 2003 and will play for Azerbaijan national team since July 2010.

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