Mamadi Diakite is a Guinean professional basketball player who had moved from Guinean to the United States in the search of opportunities. He has managed to become one of the well-established players with all his hard work.
He is the former player of the National Basketball Association (NBA) 2020 draft who plays as a power forward. He also has a quite good following on Instagram with 52.8k followers. Here stick with us to more about his personal as well as professional life.
Who is Mamadi Diakite dating?
Mamadi Diakite has reflected excellent skills during his games. On the basis of which he has undoubtedly won the hearts of many of his fans.
He is one of those personalities who keep their personal life off the record. He hasn't shared anything related to his girlfriend or his family member on social media.
However, 24 year old, Mamadi was rumored to be dating his college mate from the University of Virginia, Jasmine Moore back in 2019. But it is unclear if they are still dating or not.
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Career and Net worth
Mamadi attended Blue Ridge High School in Saint George, Virginia, and played two basketball seasons in 2014. He earned varsity letters due to his performance. Later, in 2016, he joined the University of Virginia and debuted as a redshirt freshman. At that very moment, he recorded 8 points and 4 rebounds in a 72-32 win.
Moreover, in 2019, he was announced for the NBA draft but he withdrew his name to return for his last season of eligibility to the Virginia Cavaliers. After returning, he helped Virginia Cavaliers to win against Vermont. Then he signed a two-way contract with the Milwaukee Bucks in 2020.
In April 2021, he has signed a multi-year standard NBA contract, and in October 2021, he was waived by the Oklahoma City Thunder.
As of now, Mamadi Diakite has signed a three-year contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder that includes an average salary to be around $1,153,592. However, his net worth is not revealed in exact figures yet.
Bio: Parents, Age, and Height
Born in 1997, in Conakry, Guinea, Mamadi Diakite holds Muslim ethnicity. He celebrates his birthday on 21st January and his Zodiac sign is Aquarius. As per his education, he took a French major, Global Culture, and Commerce minor at the University of Virginia.
His father, Aboubacar Sidiki Diakite was a health inspector journal of Guinea while his mother, Aminata Kaba was an obstetrician. In terms of his siblings, he has two brothers, Mohamed Lamine and Kaney, and one sister named Adama.
Talking about the height of prominent basketball player Mamadi Diakite, he stands tall with a decent height of 2.06 m (6 foot 9 inches) and weighs about 103 kg (227 lbs).
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Furthermore, he is also a multilingual speaker who can speak 5 different languages including French, Maninka, Susu, Fula, and English. He started learning English when he moved to the United States to play Basketball. As of now, he is a fluent English speaker.