Meet Palestine's first professional basketball player

Sakakini has been playing in China for three seasons but has now set his sights on the NBA.

    Sani Sakakini is Palestine’s first professional basketball player.

    He grew up in the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah and has spent three seasons playing in China.

    Standing at more than two metres tall, the centre has now set his sights on playing in the NBA.

    Imtiaz Tyab reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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