Ukrainian basketball player signed a contract with the club of the WNBA

Украинская баскетболистка подписала контракт с клубом из женской НБА

The captain of the national team of Ukraine on basketball Alina Yagupov will speak for the club women’s NBA (WNBA) “Los Angeles sparks” (Los Angeles Sparks).

“Glad to signing of the contract with Yagupov. Alina played at a high level in Europe for several years and can benefit on both sides of the court. I’m actually very happy that she decided to bring his talents to “sparks” and WNBA,” said Manager sparks penny Toler after signing the contract with the Ukrainian.

To debut for the new team Yagupov may in may 2019, when will start the WNBA. Now 27-year-old basketball player is Turkish “Mersin”, which this season gains of 18.2 points, makes 6.8 assists and 5.4 rebounds. Also in her career was the clubs from Kazakhstan, Belgium and France.

In qualification for Eurobasket-2019, the final of which came the national team of Ukraine, Yagupov for 36.6 minutes were gained 32.2 points, did 7.0 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 3.0 steals. It was the most effective and efficient basketball player in the qualifications.