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Temi Fagbenle is set for a spell in Europe next season after signing with CCC Polkowice, the club announced today.
The GB forward currently plays for WNBA side Minnesota Lynx and will head to Poland for the 2017-18 season.
Spieszymy z informacją, że do naszej drużyny dołączyła kolejna koszykarka #WNBA! 🏀💪Welcome to #cccteam, @TemiFagbenle! 😊 #GoForMore @BLKpl pic.twitter.com/Q1PXhQ0FMK
— CCC Polkowice (@CCC_Polkowice) June 13, 2017
Fagbenle made her league debut against Chicago Sky in May and netted a season-high of four points (2-2 FG) against San Antonio Stars with Minnesota out to a 9-0 start on the season.
The 24-year-old represented GB at the 2012 Olympics and last featured in the 2017 EuroBasket Qualifiers campaign.
CCC Polkowice finished 5th in Poland’s top-flight and had a 2-12 record in this year’s EuroLeague Women competition.
Fagbenle’s compatriot Jo Leedham featured in Europe’s elite competition with French side Bourges Basket.
The 2017 WNBA season runs for 16 weeks with the playoffs starting on September 7.
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