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Superleague Standings
 1. Dinamo Tbilisi 25-3 
 2. Kutaisi 20-8 
 3. Cactus Tbilisi 14-14 
 4. Rustavi 13-15 
 5. Sokhumi 11-17 
 6. Olimpi 10-18 
 7. Mgzavrebi 10-18 
 8. Batumi 9-19 
Last:4/29/2017
A League Standings
 1. DELTA 12-3 
 2. Hyundai-TSU 11-4 
 3. Arena-76 8-7 
 4. BC Titebi 8-7 
 5. Tskaltubo 5-10 
 6. SEU Tbilisi 1-14 
Last:4/25/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Kaheem RANSOM
  Mgzavrebi
  (185-PG-)
  Avg: 17.9
 1. Ransom, Mgzavrebi17.9 
 2. Allen, Mgzavrebi17.6 
 3. Lathan, Sokhumi17.4 
 4. Tsintsadze, Kutaisi17.4 
 5. Rogava, Olimpi16.0 
 6. Shemosiuk, Batumi16.0 
 7. Jintcharadze, Bat.16.0 
 8. Burnette, Olimpi15.5 
 9. Berishvili, Dinamo T.15.2 
 10. Florveus, Cactus T.14.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 John FLORVEUS
  Cactus T.
  (211-C-90)
  Avg: 12.8
 1. Florveus, Cactus T.12.8 
 2. Pelcher, Batumi10.9 
 3. Burnette, Olimpi9.4 
 4. Atuashvili, Rustavi9.2 
 5. Spagnolo, Rustavi8.9 
 6. Bridgeman, Cactus T.8.5 
 7. Murphy, Mgzavrebi7.9 
 8. Bekauri, Kutaisi7.8 
 9. Tishchenko, Sokhu.7.4 
 10. Krivtsov, Batumi7.2 
Assists Per Game
 Giorgi TSINTSADZE
  Kutaisi
  (192-PG-86)
  Avg: 7
 1. Tsintsadze, Kutaisi7.0 
 2. Lee, Rustavi5.6 
 3. Vaughn, Dinamo T.4.9 
 4. Mikeladze, Olimpi4.8 
 5. Lezhava, Batumi4.6 
 6. Chikviladze, Cactus T.4.3 
 7. Rogava, Olimpi4.3 
 8. Pkhakadze, Mgzav.4.0 
 9. Woodson, Sokhumi4.0 
 10. Ransom, Mgzavrebi3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Corey ALLEN
  Mgzavrebi
  (185-PG-92)
  Avg: 3.1
 1. Allen, Mgzavrebi3.1 
 2. Burnette, Olimpi2.3 
 3. Tsintsadze, Kutaisi2.1 
 4. Pkhakadze, Mgzav.2.1 
 5. Rogava, Olimpi1.9 
 6. Lathan, Sokhumi1.8 
 7. Ransom, Mgzavrebi1.6 
 8. Baqradze, Olimpi1.6 
 9. Vaughn, Dinamo T.1.5 
 10. Chikviladze, Cactus T.1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Beka BEKAURI
  Kutaisi
  (207-PF-91)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Bekauri, Kutaisi1.8 
 2. Florveus, Cactus T.1.7 
 3. Bridgeman, Cactus T.1.4 
 4. Atuashvili, Rustavi1.4 
 5. Jgerenaia, Sokhumi1.2 
 6. Tubak, Kutaisi1.2 
 7. Pelcher, Batumi1.2 
 8. Krivtsov, Batumi1.1 
 9. Rychlyuk, Sokhumi1.1 
 10. Maravic, Dinamo T.1.0 

Viktor Sanikidze selected the top Georgian playing abroad in last week's games - May 29, 2013


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We bring you last week's top performances from Georgians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level.


Viktor Sanikidze
Viktor Sanikidze
   #1. This week's number one is an international small forward Viktor Sanikidze (203-86, currently plays in Italy). He led Montepaschi Siena to a victory against the closely-ranked Armani Milano (19-11) 90-80 in the Italian SerieA last Wednesday. Sanikidze recorded 17 points and grabbed 6 rebounds. Montepaschi Siena (18-12) is placed fifth in the SerieA. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. This season Sanikidze averages: 6.1ppg, 5.1rpg, 2FGP: 59.6%(65-109), 3FGP: 40.4% and FT: 66.7%. He is currently a member of the Georgian senior national team.

Georgi Tsintsadze
Georgi Tsintsadze
   #2. Second place goes to an international point guard Georgi Tsintsadze (192-86, currently plays in Ukraine), who plays in the Ukrainian Superleague. Tsintsadze could not help Budivelnyk (28-11) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the league leader Budivelnyk was edged 96-95 on the road by the lower-ranked (#3) Azovmash. Tsintsadze was the second best scorer with 15 points. He also added 5 rebounds and dished 9 assists in 30 minutes. It's Tsintsadze's first season with the team. This year Tsintsadze's overall stats are: 9.2ppg, 3.0rpg, 4.1apg, 1.3spg, 2FGP: 45.3%, 3FGP: 34.0% and FT: 76.6% in the 53 games he played so far. He is in the roster of the Georgian senior national team.

Manuchar Markoishvili
Manuchar Markoishvili
   #3. The Georgian player who performed third best last week abroad was an international small forward Manuchar Markoishvili (196-86, currently plays in Turkey). Markoishvili contributed to an easy victory against the fifth-ranked Karsiyaka (23-7) 70-54 in the Turkish TBL in Saturday night's game. He recorded 11 points. Galatasaray Medical Park Istanbul (27-3) is placed first in the TBL. It was his team's 17th consecutive victory in a row. Markoishvili's total stats this season are: 9.6ppg, 1.8rpg, 1.2apg, 1.5spg, 2FGP: 53.6%, 3FGP: 35.9% and FT: 80.8%. He is also a member of the Georgian senior national team.

Giorgi Shermadini
Giorgi Shermadini
   #4. Center Giorgi Shermadini (216-89, currently plays in Greece) managed to help Olympiacos S.F.P. Pireus in a victory against the fifth-ranked AGOR (17-9) 77-62 in the Greek A1 in Wednesday night's game. He recorded only 2 points in 4 minutes on the court. Olympiacos S.F.P. Pireus (25-1) is placed first in the A1. It was his team's 12th consecutive victory in a row. This year Shermadini's total stats are: 5.0ppg and 2.2rpg in the 13 games. He is also Georgian national team player.


The list of other players, who all have Georgian passport but never been selected to any of Georgian national teams:

   #1. Quinton Hosley (201-F/G-84, college: Fresno St., currently plays in Poland) led Stelmet ZG to a victory over the leader PGE Turow (23-9) 79-65 in the Polish TBL in Tuesday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Hosley had a double-double by scoring 22 points and getting 10 rebounds in 22 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 3 ranked teams in group Places 1-6. Stelmet Zielona Gora (20-12) is placed third. It's Hosley's first season with the team. Hosley belongs to league's top scorers (ranked #6) and also on the list of most steals (first place). He has individually a very good year with high stats. Hosley averages: 15.2ppg, 5.6rpg, 2.6apg and 2.4spg in the 40 games he played so far. He is a naturalized American. Strangely Hosley has never played in Georgia.

   #2. Will Thomas (203-PF-86, currently plays in Turkey) contributed to a 3-point Karsiyaka's victory against the closely-ranked Fenerbahce Ulker (24-6) 81-78 in the Turkish TBL last Tuesday. Thomas scored 7 points and grabbed 9 rebounds in 16 minutes. Pinar Karsiyaka SK Izmir (23-7) is placed fifth in the TBL. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Thomas has relatively good stats this year: 11.5ppg, 4.9rpg and 1.2apg in the 29 games. He is a naturalized American. Thomas used to play for Army Sport Klub Tbilisi in Georgian league.

   #3. Guillermo Diaz (188-G-85, college: Miami, FL, currently plays in Puerto Rico) contributed to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Caciques (12-12) 91-75 in the Puerto Rican BSN on Tuesday night. He scored 13 points and added 3 passes. Capitanes de Arecibo (13-12) is placed fifth in the BSN. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. Diaz has relatively good stats this season: 10.5ppg, 3.7rpg, 3.2apg and 1.5spg.


Other top Georgian players, who play abroad:

Melvin Sanders (196-F/G-81) plays for Karsiyaka in Turkish TBL
Tornike Shengelia (203-PF-91) plays for Brooklyn Nets in the NBA
Zaza Pachulia (210-C-84) plays for Atlanta Hawks in the NBA
Beka Burjanadze (203-PF-94) plays for Cajasol in Spanish ACB
Corey Fisher (186-PG-88) plays for FIATC Joventut in Spanish ACB
Jacob Pullen (185-PG-89) plays for Oknoplast BO in Italian SerieA
Nikoloz Tskitishvili (212-C/F-83) plays for Champville in Lebanese Division A
Giga Janelidze (199-F-95) plays for Casalpusterlengo in Italian Nazionale A

Notice: The list above includes only some of the Georgian playing currently abroad. Go to Georgian Abroad Page to see completed list.  




Shota
Gelazonia
Shota Gelazonia signs at L'Hospitalet - 4 days ago
C.B. Torrons Vicens L'Hospitalet (LEB Silver) landed 23-year old Georgian center Shota Gelazonia (205-94) from Xuven Cambados. In 34 LEB Silver games in Spain he averaged 9.8ppg and 4.9rpg last season. The previous (15-16) season Gelazonia played at Blancos de Rueda where in 16 LEB Silver games he had 11.4ppg and 7.3rpg. He represented Georgia at the European Championships U20 in Tallinn (Estonia) four years ago. His stats at that event were 9 games: 6.0ppg, 6.0rpg, FGP: 51.0%, FT: 80.0%....   [read more]

Tornike
Shengelia
Georgia rout Czech Republic in Tbilisi - 4 days ago
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Jacolby
Mobley
Mgzavrebi lands Jacolby Mobley - 5 days ago
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