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Paolo Marinelli

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League  A-1 Liga
2011–2013  Split
Height  1.91 m
Nationality  Croatian
2013–present  Union Olimpija
Weight  82 kg

Listed height  1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Name  Paolo Marinelli
Position  Point guard
Listed weight  82 kg (181 lb)
Role  Basketball Player
Pro career  2011

Born  April 10, 1995 (age 20) Rijeka, Croatia (1995-04-10)

Alley oop by paolo marinelli and alen omi union olimpija zadar 1 2 2015

Paolo Marinelli (born 10 April 1995) is a Croatian professional basketball player who plays for KK Zadar of the Croatian A-1 Liga. He is a 1.91 m tall point guard. He is a member of the Italian Community in Dalmatia.


Paolo Marinelli Paolo Marinelli U18 European Championship Men 2013 FIBA Europe

Behind the back assist by paolo marinelli union olimpija zadar 1 2 2015

Professional career

Paolo Marinelli Paolo Marinelli A1 Liga 201617 Midseason Highlights KK

Marinelli started playing basketball for the youth selection of KK Jadran, before joining Akademija Vujčić in 2011. He made his senior debut against KK Alkar in A-1 Liga in February 2012, when he played 7 minutes. After debut he became regular player for Split, playing in A-1 Liga and Adriatic League.

In August 2013, Marinelli signed four-year contract with Union Olimpija.

In his first season in Ljubljana, Marinelli had minor role in team, playing 9 games in Adriatic League.

After struggling with injuries in Olimpija roster in November 2014 Marinelli get more chance on pitch. On December 3, 2014 he scored career-high 18 points in a 89 - 67 win over Szolnoki Olaj KK (Round 8, Eurocup).

On August 11, 2015, he was loaned to Kvarner 2010 of the Croatian A-1 Liga for the 2015–16 season.

Croatian national team

  • 2011 FIBA Europe Under-16 Championship:  Gold
  • 2012 FIBA Under-17 World Championship:  Bronze
  • 2013 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship:  Silver
  • Individual

  • 2013 FIBA Europe Under-18 Championship: All-Tournament Team
  • References

    Paolo Marinelli Wikipedia