Player Profile & Statistics
Marco Belinelli
Marco BELINELLI (Italy)
DOB: 25.03.1986
Place of birth: San Giovanni Persiceto  (Italy)
Height: 196cm/6'5"
Weight: -
Position: -
Main statistics
Points per game 13.5
Rebounds per game 1.5
Assists per game 1.7
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Career: Virtus Bologna (Italy-Lega, 2001-03), Fortitudo Bologna (Italy-Lega, 2003-06).

At the tender age of 20, Marco Belinelli has already put together numbers that top those of any of Italy's greatest shooting guards at a similar age - even the likes of Antonello Riva or Carlton Myers. In the Euroleague, Belinelli was Climamio Bologna's top scorer with 14 points per game. He also finished as the 12th-best three-point shooter in Europe's top competition with 45 percent. Marco is a product of Virtus Bologna, but he went to crosstown archrivals Fortitudo when Virtus ran into tough financial times.

Belinelli's start at Fortitudo was also difficult as Virtus fans considered him a traitor and Fortitudo fans considered him little more than a former Virtus player. But after three seasons with now-Climamio, Marco has become one of the most beloved players on the team. Belinelli is a lethal weapon in the open court. And when he's on fire, he can drain a number of threes in a row.

He also loves his fade-away jumper - much in the style of Kobe Bryant.

 Competition   PPG   RPG   APG 
 EuroBasket 2015  16.3  4.3   3.9 
 EuroBasket 2013  13.6  4   2.2 
 EuroBasket 2011  14.2  3.7   3.1 
 EuroBasket 2009  23.5  3.3   1 
 EuroBasket 2007  15.5  2.2   1 
 FIBA World Championship 2006  13.5  1.5   1.7 
 U20 European Championship Men 2005  16.6  1.8   1.8 
 European Championship for Men U18 2004  19.4  3.4   2.7 
 European Championship for Men U20 2004  17.3  2   0.3