Zaccharie Risacher

Zaccharie Risacher is a French basketball player in the NBA. Find all his news, origin, age, height, and weight here.
Zaccharie Risacher
Zaccharie Risacher. (© Alan Le Bolloch)

Biography of Zaccharie Risacher

Zaccharie Risacher is a French basketball player who plays as a forward. He is among the top prospects for the 2024 NBA draft. He currently plays for JL Bourg-en-Bresse.


Zaccharie Risacher was born on April 8, 2005, in Malaga, Spain, where his father, Stéphane Risacher, was playing professional basketball. His sister, Aïnhoa, is also a promising young basketball player. Their mother is named Sandrine.

Career History

Zaccharie Risacher started playing basketball at Élan Chalon at age 3 and played there until 2011 before joining Téo Basket. He then played for Oullins Sainte-Foy, where he became one of the top scorers in the French U15 championship. The prestigious Asvel club soon recruited him for their training center. He quickly made an impression and was invited to practice with the pro team. At just 17, coach TJ Parker gave him opportunities to play in the first division. In February 2022, Zaccharie became the youngest French starter in an Euroleague game.

During the 2022-2023 season, Risacher became a regular part of Lyon-Villeurbanne’s professional rotation. Tony Parker announced plans to make him a key player for Asvel the following season. However, Zaccharie decided to leave the club and was loaned to JL Bourg-en-Bresse.

Position and Playing Style

Zaccharie Risacher is a lanky forward. Mobile and a good shooter, he often plays away from the basket. He has excellent hands and passing skills. He is a strong rebounder and very active on the court, known for his warrior-like reputation.

Height of Zaccharie Risacher

Zaccharie Risacher is an NBA prospect standing at 2.06 meters (6’9″). His height allows him to play effectively as a small forward.

Salary of Zaccharie Risacher

As a promising young player, Zaccharie Risacher joined a team competing in the Eurocup. While his salary has not been disclosed, it is estimated to be around 10,000 euros per month. If he is drafted in the top 5 of the 2024 NBA draft, as projected, his earnings will significantly increase.

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