Matthew Dellavedova

  • PositionPoint Guard
  • Date of birth08/09/1990

Debut: 2009 FIBA Oceania Championship
Height: 193cm
Major Tournaments - Olympics: 2012, 2016, 2020.
FIBA World Cup: 2014, 2019.
Current team: Melbourne United, NBL
Junior club: Maryborough, Victoria

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Debut: 2009 FIBA Oceania Championship
Height: 193cm
Major Tournaments - Olympics: 2012, 2016, 2020.
FIBA World Cup: 2014, 2019.
Current team: Melbourne United, NBL
Junior club: Maryborough, Victoria

Biography

Hailing from Maryborough, Victoria, Matthew Dellavedova's journey has been built on hard work and persistence. 

The regional Victoria product took a scenic route to NBA after going undrafted in 2013 and three years later played in a title with the Cleveland Cavaliers. In the 2022-23 season, the veteran guard was part of the Sacramento Kings outfit which broke a 16-year finals drought.

Dellavedova has been a consistent performer for the Boomers through multiple World Cup and Olympic campaigns and was a key part of the historic bronze-medal performance in Tokyo.

The 32-year-old played with Melbourne United in 2021, springboarding him back into the NBA, and returned to the NBL in 2023-24.

Did You Know?

Dellavedova’s second cousin shares the same name and is an Australian professional tennis player with an ATP singles ranking of 553.

 

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