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Nnemkadi Ogwumike better known as Nneka Ogwumike is an American basketball player currently playing for the Los Angeles Sparks of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA). She was drafted No. 1 overall in the 2012 WNBA Draft.
The shirt No. 30 Power forward, Nneka Ogwumike reportedly earns $115,000 per annum as salary and has an estimated net worth of $0.5 million. If you feel like knowing more detail about Nneka’s relationship, Instagram, body measurement, and bio scroll down!!
Who is Nneka Ogwumike? Bio
Tomball, Texas native Nneka Ogwumike was born July 2, 1990, to Ify Ogwumike and Peter Ogwumike. Her star sign is. She holds an American nationality and is of Nigerian descent.
Ogwumike grew up alongside her three sisters Erica Ogwumike, Olivia Ogwumike, and Chiney Ogwumike. Among them, Chiney is also a professional basketball player currently playing for The Los Angeles Sparks of the Women’s National Basketball Association.
She enrolled at Cypress-Fairbanks High School where she led them to a 5A State Championship in her senior season. During the 2007-08 season, she averaged 16.8 points, 1.8 assists, 8.0 rebounds, 2.4 steals with 0.8 blocks per game during the 2007–08 season at Cy-Fair High School.
Upon graduation, she attended the Stanford University where she helped the Cardinal reach the Final Four four times.
Nneka Ogwumike Basketball Career
Upon graduation, she attended Stanford University and played for the Stanford Cardinal women’s basketball team. Ogwumike was selected first overall in the 2012 WNBA Draft by the Los Angeles Sparks on April 16, 2012. Since her draft, she plays for the team.
Besides, she also played for CCC Polkowice (2012–2013) and Dynamo Kursk (2014–2018).
Nneka Ogwumike Personal life and Relationship
When it comes to her personal life, Nneka Ogwumike is an entirely confidential person. She has talked less to no regarding her love life, letting her fans to know nothing but guess. However, she sometimes acts as she in a relationship by tweeting some lovey-dovey post. “@ROSGO21 My future husband won’t starve at least”.
As there is no concrete proof, so we can’t confirm her probable boyfriend/husband. Hence, she is single and unmarried.
Nneka Ogwumike Instagram
Ogwumike actively surfs Instagram, where she has 86.1k followers as of July 2019. Besides, she is also active on Facebook and Twitter.
Nneka Ogwumike Age, Height, and Body Measurement
As of 2019, Nneka Ogwumike is 29 years old. She stands 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) tall and weighs around 174 lb (79 kg). However, her actual body measurement is under review. Further, her hair and eye color are black.
How Much Are Nneka Ogwumike Net Worth and Salary In 2019?
As of 2019, Ogwumike has an estimated net worth of $0.5 million, mostly earned through her basketball career. Currently signed to Los Angeles Sparks her annual salary in 2019 is reported $115,000. Further, her salary for up-coming seasons is reported $117,000.
Also, she is one of the highest paid players of WNBA similar to Skylar Diggins-Smith, Diana Taurasi, and Maya Moore.
Besides basketball, she earns much from her endorsement deals. Soon after her WNBA draft, Ogwumike signed an endorsement deal with Nike. As of now, she is associated with Adidas and SlamKicks.