Indonesian basketball player Marques Terrell Bolden (center) performs a slam dunk to the Saudi Arabian national team ring at the 2022 FIBA Asia Cup, Jakarta, Tuesday (12/7/2022). BETWEEN PHOTOS/Aditya Pradana Putra/aww.
As is known, Bolden is the most highlighted player by basketball fans in Indonesia. The reason is, the 24-year-old player managed to show a slick appearance when defending the Indonesian Basketball National Team in Indonesia FIBA Asia Cup 2022 .
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However, his slick appearance failed to bring the Indonesian basketball team to the quarter-finals of the FIBA World Cup and ensure a place in the 2023 FIBA World Cup. This result was inseparable from Indonesia’s defeat to China in the FIBA Asia Cup 2022 quarter-final playoff with a score of 58-108 in Istora Senayan, Central Jakarta, Monday (18/7/2022) evening WIB.
Meanwhile, after playing for the Indonesian basketball team, Bolden admitted that he had received an offer from the US club. But he did not want to explain in detail about which team will be his new port.
“For me personally, I have had several opportunities in the USA, that’s what I’m preparing for. But I can’t explain in detail about it,” Bolden told the media crew, Tuesday (19/7/2022).
Furthermore, Bolden explained that he was preparing for next season. Moreover, Bolden will be the mainstay of the Indonesian Basketball National Team in the future.
“Currently, I am preparing personally for the future,” he said.
Bolden previously appeared in the NBA with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2019-2021. Meanwhile, he is no longer playing in the event NBA and is currently playing for Salt Lake City in the NBA G League.