Listed weight 240 lb (109 kg)
Height 2.1 m
League Liga ACB Eurocup
2006–2009 Ilysiakos (Greece)
Weight 109 kg
Name Georgios Bogris
Role Basketball Player
Pro career 2006
|Born February 19, 1989 (age 26)
Athens, Greece (1989-02-19) |
Similar People Elli Kokkinou, Michalis Tsairelis, Ioannis Athinaiou, Fotios Katsikaris, Nikos Pappas
Current team Bilbao Basket (Center)
Listed height 6 ft 10.75 in (2.10 m)
Georgios Bogris Highlights - Iberostar Tenerife - Basketball Champions League
Georgios "George" Bogris (alternate spelling: Giorgos [ˈʝorɣos ˈboɣris], Greek: Γιώργος Μπόγρης; born February 19, 1989) is a Greek professional basketball player for Olympiacos of the Greek Basket League and EuroLeague. He is 2.10 m (6 ft 10 3⁄4 in) tall, 109 kg (240 lbs.) in weight, and he plays at the center position.
- Georgios Bogris Highlights Iberostar Tenerife Basketball Champions League
- Professional career
- Greek junior national team
- Greek senior national team
- Pro career
- Greek national team
Bogris began his pro career in the Greek 2nd Division with Ilysiakos in 2006. In 2009, he signed a four-year deal with the 1st-tier level Greek Basket League club Panathinaikos. In August 2011, Bogris signed with Peristeri, but he was released from the team in November.
In the summer of 2012, Bogris signed with Panionios of the Greek Basket League. In September 2013, he signed with PAOK. In August 2014, Bogris signed with Liga ACB team Andorra.
In July 2015, he reached a two-year agreement with Spanish club Bilbao Basket. On July 14, 2016, Bogris signed with Spanish team Iberostar Tenerife. With the Canarians, he was named MVP of the sixth round of the 2016–17 Basketball Champions League.
On July 30, 2017, Bogris signed a three-year contract with Olympiacos.
Greek junior national team
With Greece's junior national teams, Bogris played at the 2004 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship and the 2005 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship. He also played at the 2006 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship. He won the silver medal at the 2007 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship. He also played at the 2008 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship, and he won the gold medal at the 2009 FIBA Europe Under-20 Championship.
Greek senior national team
Bogris is also a member of the senior men's Greek national basketball team. He was selected to Greece's 12 man roster for the 2016 Turin FIBA World Olympic Qualifying Tournament.
Originally from Thespies, and raised in Thebes, Bogris has three younger sisters. He had a personal relationship with the famous Greek singer, Elli Kokkinou, from 2010 to 2017.