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Anosike inks in Mexico, returns to defending champions Fuerza Regia

Posted on 07.22.2022

After a successful season in France, OD Anosike has decided to return to familiar territory and ink a short-term deal with Fuerza Regia in Mexico. Winners of the previous two LNBP championships that Anosike was a part of, he returns to the club who has its eyes on capturing a third championship in as many seasons.

“I’m excited to come back to a place that I’ve become accustomed to over the past few years” said Anosike. “The organization runs like a well-oiled machine. The treat us like professionals and allow us to concentrate on our jobs, which is to perform on the court. I’m thankful that we were able to reach an agreement and continue our collaboration together”.

Mexico’s LNBP season begins June 21, with Fuerza Regia beginning it’s season on June 22 in a road matchup against Libertadores. The 20-game regular season concludes September 21, while the playoffs commence on September 25.

Cholet’s magical season comes to an end, falls to ASVEL in quarterfinals

Posted on 06.17.2022

After a historic second half of the season, Cholet cemented itself as one of the top teams in the league while securing a place in France’s ProA playoffs. After taking a 1-0 lead in the series, Cholet was eliminated by 2-time defending champion and Euroleague team ASVEL. OD Anosike concluded the season with a 10 point, 2 rebound, 2 assist performance in the 84-82 loss.

“It was an amazing season, one of the most enjoyable of my career” said Anosike. “We really came together and turned things around the second half of the season, and the results showed. I’m thankful to Cholet for the opportunity to play for such a historic club. We will see what happens in the future”

Cholet concludes its season with an 18-16 regular season record. Individually, Anosike ends his season with averages of 10.6 points, 7.3 rebounds (4th in the league), 2.1 assists, while shooting 63 percent from the field. He is now a free agent.

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