Thabo Sefolosha wiki, bio, married, wife, net worth, interview, team
A Swiss professional basketball player Thabo Sefolosha currently plays for Atlanta Hawks of National Basketball Association. In addition to that, he had also played in NBA for Chicago Bulls and Oklahoma City Thunder, in Turkish Basketball League for Fenerbahce, in the France for Elan Chalon, in Switzerland for Tege Riviera Basket, and in Italy for Angelico Biella. Thabo became the first player from Switzerland in 2006, who played in NBA and in 2013, he was also labeled as the Best Swiss Basketball Player of All-Time by the Swiss Newspaper Freiburger Nachrichten.
Sefolosha is the native of Vevey, Switzerland. He came into this world on 2nd May of the year 1984 which has now made him reach the age of 32. Although he is known by the name Thabo Sefolosha, as a child, he was named as Thabo Patrick Sefolosha. He is the son of Patrick Sefolosha and Christine Sefolosha. His father is a South African musician whereas his mother is a Swiss artist. Thabo had lived in several of the countries during his youth time and he had also learned to speak three other languages which also include French, Italian and English.
During his early years, Thabo was invited to join junior Swiss National Basketball Team and when he was 17, he started a professional career with Tege Riviera Basket. He spent his first year in Chalon-sur-Saone playing with a junior U-21 squad which traveled along with the senior club. Later, he was taken with the 13th pick of 2006 NBA Draft by Philadelphia 76ers and he was promptly traded to Chicago Bulls for the 16th pick and cash considerations. On 19th February of 2009, he was again traded to Oklahoma City Thunder for the 2009 first round draft pick of the Denver. He was then acquired by Atlanta Hawks in sign and trade deal on 15th July 2014. He has got the estimated net worth of $4 million.
A talented player Sefolosha has already got married. He is married to his wife named Bertille Sefolosha. The pair also has two children together with each other. Both of their kids are a daughter and they have named them as Naledi and Lesedi. Apart from that, on 8th April of 2015, he along with his teammate Pero Antic were arrested outside of the nightclub in New York City after they allegedly interfere with the police after Chris Copeland of Indiana Pacers was stabbed in the abdomen after an argument. Besides that, to know more details related to his bio, interview, and other activities, he can be followed on Twitter and Instagram.