Paulius
Jankūnas Forward

Height
cm
205
Weight
kg
107
Age
 
37

Paulius Jankunas was born in Kaunas. He practised in Sabonis basketball school, started the professional career in Zalgiris Kaunas second team and joined the main team back in 2003. With one year break Paulius plays in Zalgiris for 17 seasons. In 2010 he was elected the team captain. Since 2005 Paulius represents the Lithuanian national team, with which has already managed to win EuroBasket bronze medal (in 2007) and silver (in 2015). He is World championship bronze medalist (in 2010) as well.

CAREER:

2001-2003: LKKA-Zalgiris Kaunas (LKAL)
2003-2009: Zalgiris Kaunas (LKL)
2009-2010: BC Khimki Moscow Region (Russia)
2010-2021: Zalgiris Kaunas (LKL)

ACHIEVEMENTS:

The champion of LKAL (2003)
The MVP of LKAL (2003)
The champion of Lithuanian Student League (2004, 2005, 2007, 2009)
The champion of LKL (2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)
The silver medal winner of the World U-19 Championship (2003)
The bronze medal winner of the European U-20 Championship (2004)
The champion of the World U-21 Championship (2005)
The champion of BBL (2005, 2008, 2011, 2012)
The vice-champion of BBL (2006, 2007, 2009)
The vice-champion of Lithuanian Student League (2006)
The vice-champion of LKL (2006, 2009)
The winner of Lithuanian Cup (2007, 2008, 2011, 2012, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2020, 2021)
The bronze medal winner of the European Men Championship (2007)
The 2nd place winner of Lithuanian Cup (2009, 2016, 2019)
The MVP of BBL regular season (2009)
The vice-champion of Russian League (2010)
The bronze medal winner of World Championship (2010)
The MVP of Lithuanian Cup Final-Four (2011, 2012)
The MVP of LKL finals (2011)
The winner of Lithuanian Supercup (2012)
The silver medal winner of the European Men Championship (2015)
The EuroLeague December MVP (2017)
The member of the All-EuroLeague Second Team (2018)
The third place winner of the EuroLeague (2018)