Rui Hachimura Biography and Wiki
Born Rui Louis Hachimura is a Japanese professional basketball athlete playing for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Rui is also a member of the Japanese national team playing for both the small forward and power forward positions. He gained popularity when he was named in the NBA All-Rookie Second Team in 2020 after he was selected ninth overall by the Wizards in the 2019 NBA draft.
Rui Hachimura Age and Birthday
Rui was born on February 8, 1998, in Toyama, Japan. He is 23 years old as of 2021. His birth sign is Aquarius. Hachimura turns 24 years old on February 8, 2022.
Rui Hachimura Height and Weight
Hachimura stands at a height of 6 feet 8 inches (Approx. 2.03 meters)tall and weighs 230 lbs (104 kg).
Rui Hachimura Education
Rui attended and graduated from Meisei High School where he played for the school’s basketball team. He led his high school team to its second title in the All-Japan High School Tournament.
Later in 2016, Hachimura enrolled at Gonzaga University, a private, Catholic university in Spokane, Washington, after signing a National Letter of Intent to play college basketball for the Gonzaga Bulldogs on November 21, 2015. In Addition, ESPN recognized him as one of the best international players entering college.
Rui Hachimura Family, Parents, Siblings
Hachimura was born in Toyama, Japan to his parents a Japanese mother Makiko, and his father Zakari Jabil who is Beninese. He grew up in Toyama alongside his three younger siblings, one brother, Allen who is a basketball player at Tokai University, and two sisters, Amina Hachimura. More details regarding his family background will be updated soon.
Rui Hachimura Girlfriend, Is He Married?
Moving on to his relationship endeavors, the famed athlete is in a romantic relationship with Briana Delgado, who is a popular Instagram model and public figure. Briana was born on May 21, 1993, in the United States. We are keeping tabs and we will update his partner’s details soon when revealed.
Rui Hachimura Salary
According to updated NBA Stats, Hachimura receives average annual earnings of about $4,692,840.
Rui Hachimura Net Worth
Rui Hachimura has an estimated net worth ranging from $1 million to $3 million as of 2021. Thi amount is from his extensive career as a basketball player among other investments.
Rui Hachimura NBA
Hachimura is an NBA player for the Washington Wizards, an American professional basketball team based in Washington. He was the second Japanese-born player to be drafted into the NBA after Yasutaka Okayama, and also the first Japanese player ever to be taken in the first round.
In 2019, he faced Yuta Watanabe of the Memphis Grizzlies and became the first pair of Japanese players to face each other in the NBA. In regards to his career, Hachimura represents Japan internationally.