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Cedric Bah's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Ivorians playing currently abroad: - Apr 18, 2019


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CEDRIC BAH
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Ivorian players, who play currently abroad.


Cedric Bah
Cedric Bah
   #1. This week's number one is former international center Cedric Bah (198-94, currently plays in France). He led Souffelweyersheim to a victory over the eighth-ranked Rueil (5-8) 91-79 in the French NM1 (third division) in Saturday night's game. Bah was MVP of the game. He had a double-double by scoring 25 points and getting 10 rebounds. Bah also added 3 assists and 2 blocks in 30 minutes on the court. BC Souffelweyersheim (10-2) is placed first in Places 1-10 group. Bah has relatively good stats this year: 10.6ppg, 6.0rpg, 1.6apg, 1.5bpg, 1.1spg, 2FGP: 49.3%, 3FGP: 23.8% and FT: 75.3% in 30 games he played so far. He played for the Ivorian senior national team two years ago.

Jean-Francois Kebe
Jean-Francois Kebe
   #2. Second place goes to an international point guard Jean-Francois Kebe (185-94, currently plays in France). Kebe was the main contributor in Saint-Quentin's victory against the fourth-ranked Vendee Challans (8-5) crushing them 89-58 in the French NM1 (third division) last Friday. He was the best player in that game. Kebe scored 17 points and added 4 assists. Saint-Quentin Basket-Ball (9-4) is placed third in Places 1-10 group. This season Kebe averages: 7.1ppg, 2.0rpg, 2.7apg, 2FGP: 56.6%(43-76), 3FGP: 23.7% and FT: 71.3%. He is in the roster of the Ivorian senior national team.

Guy Landry Edi
Guy Landry Edi
   #3. The Ivorian player who performed third best last week abroad was an international swingman Guy Landry Edi (202-88, college: Gonzaga, currently plays in France). Edi could not help Chalons-Reims (18-9) to beat Limoges CSP Elite (15-12). He scored 9 points in only 9 minutes. But Chalons-Reims lost 84-88 on the road to the lower-ranked (#8) Limoges CSP Elite. This year Edi's overall stats are: 3.7ppg, 1.4rpg, 2FGP: 71.4% and FT: 66.7% in seven games. He has a dual citizenship: Ivorian and French. Edi is also a member of the Ivorian senior national team.

Charles Abouo
Charles Abouo
   #4. Swingman Charles Abouo (196-89, college: BYU, currently plays in France) was not able to help ADA Blois (13-12) in their last game. Despite Abouo's good performance ADA Blois lost 73-84 in Vichy to the second-ranked JA Vichy. He was the top scorer with 14 points in 32 minutes. They ended the series of three consecutive victories. It's Abouo's first season with the team. This year Abouo has relatively solid stats: 11.3ppg, 4.1rpg, 1.8apg and 1.2spg in 13 games. He is another player who holds two passports: Ivorian and American. Abouo is also Ivorian national team player.

Souleyman Diabate
Souleyman Diabate
   #5. International point guard Souleyman Diabate (181-87, currently plays in France) was not able to secure a victory for Sluc Nancy (18-8) in their game against SPO Rouen (17-9) in the French ProB (second division). He scored only 4 points, made 9 passes and 6 steals. Sluc Nancy was defeated 82-68 in Rouen by the lower-ranked SPO Rouen (#6). Diabate's total stats this season are: 8.3ppg, 1.6rpg, 5.8apg and 1.5spg. He plays currently for the Ivorian national team.

Aboubacar Aboubacar Hima
Aboubacar Aboubacar Hima
   #6. Center Aboubacar Aboubacar Hima (207-94, currently plays in Spain) couldn't help Carramimbre (17-14) in their game against Oviedo CB (21-10) in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division). Aboubacar Hima recorded only 4 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in 33 minutes. Carramimbre lost 79-85 on the opponent's court to the higher-ranked (#3) Oviedo_CB. It was Carramimbre's first loss after three consecutive victories. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. This year Aboubacar Hima's total stats are: 4.6ppg and 5.4rpg in 31 games. He is a former international player as he played for the Ivorian senior team two years ago.

Bali Coulibaly
Bali Coulibaly
   #7. International center Bali Coulibaly (199-95, currently plays in France) contributed to a La Rochelle's victory against the ninth-ranked Kaysersberg (4-9) 69-65 in the French NM1 (third division) on Saturday night. Coulibaly had a double-double by scoring 12 points and getting 13 rebounds in a mere 19 minutes. Stade Rochelais Basket (5-8) is placed seventh in Places 11-20 group. There are only three games left until the end of the Second Stage. So now every game is very crucial. Coulibaly has reliable stats this year: 10.6ppg and 4.3rpg in 27 games. He is also Ivorian national team player.

Mohamed Kone
Mohamed Kone
   #8. An experienced center Mohamed Kone (211-81, college: Valpo, currently plays in France) faced previously mentioned Charles Abouo in the French ProB last game. Kone helped JA Vichy win their game against the ninth-ranked ADA Blois (13-12) 84-73. He recorded a double-double by scoring 11 points and getting 10 rebounds. Kone has averaged so far 8.7ppg, 8.5rpg, 1.1apg and 1.1spg. He plays currently for the Ivorian national team.

Vafessa Fofana
Vafessa Fofana
   #9. International swingman Vafessa Fofana (198-92, currently plays in France) managed to help Hermine Nantes Atlantique in a victory against the 16th-ranked Aix-Maurienne (8-18) 87-78 in the French ProB (second division) last Friday. Fofana scored only 2 points and added 4 passes in 26 minutes. Hermine Nantes Atlantique (13-12) is placed tenth in the ProB. Fofana has averaged so far 9.4ppg, 5.0rpg, 3.1apg and 1.1spg in 25 games. He is also in the roster of the Ivorian national team.

Moussa Kone
Moussa Kone
   #10. Forward Moussa Kone (203-93, college: Hofstra, currently plays in Spain) helped Palencia Baloncesto win their game against the league outsider Araberri (7-24) 94-82 in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) on Saturday night. Kone recorded only 4 points. Chocalates Trapa Palencia (18-13) is placed seventh in the LEB Gold. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be important. Kone has averaged so far 5.9ppg and 5.0rpg. He has both American and Ivorian nationalities. Kone is a former international player as four years ago he still played for the Ivorian senior national team.

   #11. International point guard Bryan Pamba-Juille (184-92, currently plays in France) couldn't help Caen in their game against Saint Chamond in the French ProB (second division). He scored 6 points in 36 minutes. His team lost 64-72. Pamba-Juille has averaged so far 7.6ppg, 2.1rpg, 2.4apg and 1.1spg in eight games. Despite he played previously for the French U20 national team, Pamba-Juille is currently in the Ivorian national team roster.


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

   #1. Experienced Alain Koffi (207-C-83, agency: BeoBasket, currently plays in France). He could not help Gravelines-Dunkerque (17-9) to beat Boulazac Basket (10-16). Koffi scored 6 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Gravelines-Dunkerque was defeated 72-65 on the road by the lower-ranked Boulazac Basket (#11). Koffi's total stats this season are: 9.4ppg and 5.5rpg. He has a dual citizenship: Ivorian and French.

   #2. Jonas Zohore (208-C-91, currently plays in Hungary) was not able to help TF Budapest (2-26) in their last game on Wednesday. Despite Zohore's good performance the fourth-placed TF Budapest (2-26) was defeated 86-81 on the opponent's court by the leading Kaposvari in the Places 11-14 group. He scored 12 points, had 8 rebounds and dished 3 assists. There are only four games left until the end of the Second Stage. So now every game will be critical. Zohore has reliable stats this season: 13.5ppg, 9.4rpg, 1.4apg and 1.1spg. He is another player who holds two passports: Danish and Ivorian.

  




Souleyman
Diabate
Souleyman Diabate's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Ivorians playing currently abroad: - 2 days ago
Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Ivorians who are currently playing abroad. This week's number one is an international point guard Souleyman Diabate (181-87). He was the major contributor in a Sluc Nancy's victory against the 13th-ranked ALM Evreux in the French ProB (second division) in Friday night's game.    [read more]

Souleyman
Diabate
Souleyman Diabate selected the top Ivorian playing abroad in last week's games - 16 days ago
We bring you last week's top performances from Ivorians who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level. This week's number one is an international point guard Souleyman Diabate (181-87). He could not help Sluc Nancy (21-10) in their last game. Despite Diabate's very good performance Sluc Nancy lost 73-80 on the road to the lower-ranked (#10) Poitiers.    [read more]

Aboubacar
Aboubacar
Hima
Aboubacar Aboubacar Hima's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Ivorians playing currently abroad: - 23 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Ivorian players, who play currently abroad. This week's number one is former international center Aboubacar Aboubacar Hima (207-94). He led Carramimbre to a victory over the 11th-ranked Lleida Basquet in the Spanish LEB Gold (second division) in Friday night's game.    [read more]


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