2012 FIBA Europe player
of the year: Céline Dumerc

French international Céline Dumerc is the 2012 FIBA Europe player of the year. She beat Czech international Eva Vitecková and Russian-American Becky Hammon, who finished 2nd and 3rd respectively in the voting while French international Isabelle Yacoubou-Dehoui finished in sixth place.

Veuillez cliquer ici pour retrouver des informations en français sur la nouvelle récompense pour Céline Dumerc.

Dumerc is the second French player to win this award after Sandrine Gruda who was the 2009 European Player of the year.

The personal awards are stacking up for Dumerc with Radio France sports person of the year 2012 and Chevalier de l'ordre national du Mérite amongst the biggest awards.

For her basketball exploits she also picked up the prestigious La Gazzetta dello Sport 2012 award. More recently she was also voted by the readers of womensbasketball-in-france.com as the LFB player of the month for January.


The award for player of the year is decided by a public vote and an expert voting panel. Then a weighting formula is used to determine the final ranking.

Player Fan Voting Expert Voting Accumulated Ranking
Céline Dumerc 15960 205 0.1762
Eva Vitecková 3229 143 0.1135
Rebekka Hammon 12982 108 0.0983
Ann Wauters 8242 96 0.0834
Anastasiya Verameyenka 10745 77 0.0718
Isabelle Yacoubou 8653 62 0.0578
Nevriye Yilmaz 8358 59 0.0552
Sandra Mandir 2907 66 0.0541
Iva Perovanovic 4273 52 0.0450
Frida Eldebrink 8609 45 0.0448

Céline Dumerc, récompensée:
la joueuse européenne de l'année 2012

Celine Dumerc

Déjà désigné par La Gazetta Dello Sporte pour la meilleure joueuse européenne en 2012 et par Radio France pour la meilleure sportive française, la Berruyère Céline Dumerc a à nouveau décroché une distinction. Après Sandrine Gruda en 2009, elle est la deuxième joueuse française à recevoir ce trophée par FIBA Europe.

Dumerc devance la Tchèque Eva Vitecková et l'Américaine/Russe Becky Hammon avec 15690 voix par les internautes et 503 votes par les experts. A la sixième place se positionne l'internationale française Isabelle Yacoubou-Dehoui dans ce classement.

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