Ingus Bankevics (195 cm) is adding the United Kingdom to his career stats after inking with BBL franchise the Manchester Giants. Last season the Latvian played for Pieno Zvaigzdes Pasvalys in the Lithuanian LKL and from thirty league games he averaged 4.5 points and 1.3 rebounds per game. In the Baltic League last term he featured in twelve games and notched numbers of 6.8 points and 2.5 boards per game.
Over his career the 29-year old swingman has also played in the French NM1 and of course extensively in his native Latvia where he wore the jersey of BK Barons Riga, BK Ventspils, and VEF Riga. Ingus Bankevics is now training with his teammates for the BBL season.