Eric Boateng Great Britain & N. Ireland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

20 Nov 1985

Height

2.11m

Weight

114kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

BASKETBALL

Eric Boateng competed in BASKETBALL

Did you know?

  • An Olympic basketball match is 40 minutes long, made up of four 10-minute quarters.
  • Both Olympic tournaments contain 12 teams playing in pools of six, with the best eight teams qualifying for the quarter-finals.
  • Men's basketball was introduced to the Olympics in 1936, with women given their own competition in 1976.
  • The American men won the first seven Olympic titles, with their 62-match winning streak eventually ending in a controversial final defeat by the USSR in 1972.
  • Great Britain is fielding men's and women's basketball teams at London 2012 - the first time they have competed at the Olympics since London last hosted the Games in 1948.

Appearances for Eric Boateng

Date Event Won
6 Aug Men's Basketball Group B Game 58 Won
4 Aug Men's Basketball Group B Game 47
2 Aug Men's Basketball Group B Game 35
31 Jul Men's Basketball Group B Game 22
29 Jul Men's Basketball Group B Game 11

Head to Head

Eric Boateng vs Kieron Achara

Eric Boateng

Eric Boateng Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

2.11m (6'11")

Weight

114kg

Age

31

Kieron Achara

Kieron Achara Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

2.08m (6'10")

Weight

110kg

Age

33

View the London 2012 medallist table