Frequent question: Who is the tallest black female basketball player?

Who is the tallest WNBA girl?

Margo Dydek

Personal information
Listed height 7 ft 2 in (2.18 m)
Listed weight 223 lb (101 kg)
Career information
WNBA draft 1998 / Round: 1 / Pick: 1st overall

Who is the tallest woman in the WNBA 2020?

The tallest WNBA player is Margo Dydek (Poland, d. 27 May 2011), who measures 2.18 m (7 ft 2 in), as of 24 July 2020.

Who is the tallest woman in the NBA?

Polish basketball player Malgorzata Dydek is the tallest woman in the history of basketball. She was measured at 7 ft 2 in (2.18 m) tall. Born on 28 April 1974, she played for Connecticut Sun at the center position in WNBA.

Who is the shortest girl in the WNBA?

Debbie Black

Personal information
Born July 29, 1966 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Nationality American
Listed height 5 ft 2.5 in (1.59 m)
Listed weight 124 lb (56 kg)

How tall was Yao Ming?

The tallest woman ever recorded was Zeng Jinlian from Hunan Province, China, who measured 246.3 cm (8 feet, 1 inch) at the time of her death in February 1982.

How tall does a girl have to be to play basketball?

Average women’s basketball player height

Tier 1 Tier 2
Position D1 and top D2 D2, top D3 and NAIA
PG 5’8”+ 5’6”+
SG 5’10”+ 5’8”+
SF 5’11”+ 5’10”+
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What is Diana Taurasi height?

Like the NBA — and all competitive basketball beyond junior high school — the WNBA plays on a regulation, 10-foot basket.

How tall is Candace Parker?

Tamicha Jackson weighs in at a mere 118 pounds.

2003 WNBA Player Survey Results: Weight.

LIGHTEST PLAYERS
Player Team Weight
Tamicha Jackson Phoenix Mercury 118
Debbie Black Connecticut Sun 124
Nicky McCrimmon Los Angeles Sparks 125