Participants

Mika VUKONA

Mika VUKONA
    Basketball
Birth Date:  13 May 1982
Age:  35
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  198
Weight (Kg):  104

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
BKB Basketball Men 3 Bronze

Mika VUKONA - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 6 Apr 20:00
Men Preliminary Round Pool A
Nigeria
65
New Zealand
110
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 21:00
Men Preliminary Round Pool A
New Zealand
73
Australia
79
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 18:30
Men Preliminary Round Pool A
Canada
60
New Zealand
82
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 12:30
Men Semifinal
New Zealand
86
Canada
88
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 9:00
Bronze Medal Event Men Bronze Medal Game
Scotland
69
New Zealand
79
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Rank
2006 Melbourne, AUS 2

World Cup
Year Location Rank
2014 Spain 15
2010 Turkey 12
2006 Japan 9

Oceania Championship
Year Location Rank
2015 Various 2
2013 Various 2
2011 Australia 2
2009 Various 1
2007 Australia 2
2005 New Zealand 2

Occupation

Athlete, student (massey.ac.nz, 24 Jun 2016)


Education

Information technology, resource management at Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand


Coach

CLUB/NATIONAL: Paul HENARE (NZL) (nzherald.co.nz, 31 Mar 2017)


Position style

Power Forward


National league

New Zealand Breakers (National Basketball League)


Hero

New Zealand rugby player Michael JONES (nzbreakers.co.nz, 2 Jan 2017)


Additional information

MILESTONE
First New Zealand Breaker to play 300 NBL games for the club. (newshub.co.nz, 19 Oct 2016)


AWAY TEST
During New Zealand's 2016 Olympic qualification trip to Latvia, had to sit a university exam in his hotel room under the supervision of team manager. (massey.ac.nz, 24 Jun 2016).


PLAYING CAREER
Nelson Giants, NZL (2000-02, 2004-07, 2010-15); Manawatu Jets (2003); New Zealand Breakers, NZL (2003-08, 2010- ); Harbour Heat, NZL (2008); South Dragons, AUS (2008-09); Gold Coast Blaze, AUS (2009-10); Byblos, LBN (2014); Virtus Roma, ITA (2015); Super City Rangers, NZL (2016)


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Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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