Giannis Antetokounmpo will be Greece’s flag bearer at Paris 2024

2024-07-09T21:40:48+00:00 2024-07-10T00:30:32+00:00.

Cesare Milanti

09/Jul/24 21:40

The Greek basketball superstar will be his country’s flag bearer at the Olympic Games 2024 in Paris

By Eurohoops team /

After dragging Greece to the Olympic Games, Giannis Antetokounmpo was officially appointed the flag bearer position for his country at Paris 2024 alongside foot march athlete Antigoni Drisbioti.

The Milwaukee Bucks‘ superstar averaged 22.7 points, 4.7 rebounds, and 2.3 assists per game in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2024, leading Vassilis Spanoulis’ team to the 12-team poll in the Olympic Games.

Spyrol Capralos commented with satisfaction on the choices. “In Giannis [Antetokounmpo] there was unanimity. Finally, Antigoni [Drisbioti] was chosen and I want to congratulate both her and Giannis for their final selection. I am sure that they will lift our country high”, the president of the Greek Olympic Committee said.

At Paris 2024, Greece will play against Australia, Canada, and Spain in Group A.

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