Last updated on August 24th, 2023 at 06:13 pm
Facts About Ovie Soko
|32 Years Old
|Ovie Paul Soko
|Baseball Player , Basketball Player
|Place Of Birth
|Best Known For
|Basketball player of UCAM Murcia and a contestant of Love Island.
|6 feet 8 inches
|Bethel High School
|College / University
|University of Alabama and Duquesne University
Ovie Soko is a British professional basketball player who has played for "UCAM Murcia" of the Liga ACB. Soko has also played for Boulazac Dordogne. Ovie Soko recently joined the fifth series of the British reality show, "Love Island" in 2019. Soko is a well known Instagram sensation as well as a model.
Ovie Soko, And Love Island's India Reynolds In Headlines! Reynolds Cheated On Soko?
Ovie Soko and India Reynolds, the couple formed in the recent reality show, "Love Island", is doubted for not being a genuine couple. Reynolds is rumored to have cheated on Soko.
The 28-year-old beautiful lady, Reynolds is rumored to have kissed her ex-boyfriend, Keiran Gibbs, a former Arsenal star after she went to Portugal to party with the former Arsenal star.
However, Reynolds has completely denied it. A rep for India has confirmed that none of the rumors were the truth and has said that Soko and Reynolds are on their good terms and Reynolds has not been cheating on him.
It was also made clear that she had attended Gibbs's birthday party with her family and she would never hurt Ovie's feelings. She is shocked and hurt at the false claims on her and her pure relation with Soko.
What is Ovie Soko Famous for?
- Ovie Soko is famous as the basketball player of UCAM Murcia and a contestant of Love Island.
When and Where was Ovie Soko Born?
Ovie Soko was born on February 7, 1991, in London, England, United Kingdom. His birth name is Ovie Paul Soko. His nationality is British. Soko belongs to black ethnicity while Aquarius is his zodiac sign.
Ovie Soko was raised in a family that belongs to the Urhobo people ethnic group in Nigeria. Soko attended Bethel High School in Hampton, Virginia, United States.
When Did Ovie Soko Start Playing Basketball?
During his college days, Soko played basketball for the University of Alabama and Duquesne University. Soko always wanted to be a basketball player and he started playing basketball from his school days.
Ovie Soko started as a freshman at UAB where he played 28 games, as a sophomore playing 30 games and as a junior playing 30 games. Soko then was transferred to Duquesne in his senior season where he played 30 games.
Soko became the first Duquesne player since Bryant McAllister and the seventh player in Duquesne history ever to lead the Atlantic 10 scoring high. Soko was the only forward and Atlantic 10 player who ranked in the Top 10.
How Far has Ovie Soko Gone Through His Professional Career?
- Ovie Soko kicked off his professional career after getting undrafted in the 2014 NBA Draft.
- Later on August 2, 2014, Soko signed a one-year deal with Boulazac Dordogne of the NBL Pro B.
- Soko then for the 2015-16 season signed with Aries Trikala of Greece on August 24, 2015.
- On April 10, 2015, he signed a one-month deal with Enel Brindisi of the Serie A.
- Soko joined UCAM Murcia of the Liga ACB on August 5, 2016.
- Soko renewed his contract for another season on July 1, 2017.
- Remaining in Murcia, Soko played at the Champions League where he was named as the Basketball Championships League Star Lineup.
- Soko re-signed with UCAM Murcia on July 11, 2018.
- Recently, Ovie Soko joined the fifth series of the British reality show, "Love Island" in 2019. Soko finished it in third place.
- Ovie has partnered up with ASOS.com along with his father for an upcoming collection.
Is Ovie Soko Dating? What About His Personal Life?
Ovie Soko is currently dating India Reynolds. India is a British glamour model as well as a vegan food chef. India is one of the contestants of the reality show, "Love Island".
Soko first met Reynolds on the same show, "Love Island" where Soko was also a contestant. They started dating then after. Living just 12 days together in the show, the couple decided to date furthermore and even formed a quiet strong bond.
The couple finished the show with the third position.
Looking at his personal life, Soko has a great fan following as he has around 2.2 million followers on Instagram and thousands of fans on other social media sites.
Is Ovie Soko A Millionaire? How Much Does He Earn?
The popular basketball player, Ovie Soko has a great earning of money through his professional career. Considering all the hard works and time that Ovie Soko has put on his career since past long years,
Soko has managed to amass a great amount of fortune in dollars. Soko has an estimated net worth of $38.63 million. He gathers much to his fortune as a basketball player.
Soko earns an annual salary of $110k-$220k. Further, Soko adds more to his fortune through several photoshoots, brand endorsements, advertisements, and other monetary works.
Besides, Soko earns $3k-$5k for a promotional post on his Instagram. With all the fortunes that Bill Burr has in his account, Burr is living a lavish and luxurious lifestyle.
How tall is Ovie Soko?
The tall and handsome hunk, Ovie Soko has a well maintained masculine body physique. Soko performs his daily workout and exercises because of which he has managed to get a six-pack body figure.
Soko has a great height as he stands tall with a height of 6 feet 8 inches. He has a bodyweight of 225 lbs. Talking about Soko's look, Soko has a dark complexion with black hair and black eyes.
Soko has a very fascinating body as most of his body parts painted with tattoos.
Trivias About Ovie Soko You Need To Know.
- Soko's family belongs to the Urhobo people ethnic group in Nigeria.
- Soko has a very fascinating body as most of his body parts painted with tattoos.