('93), talented spanish PG, has signed with Lyon (France-D1) for the 2015-16 season.
Yurena Díaz is a spanish combo guard born in 1993 and with impressive experience both with Spanish national teams (4 Gold Medals in the 2008 and 2009 U16 European Championships and 2012 and 2013 U20 European Championships, 2 Silver Medals in the 2010 U18 European Championship and U19 World Championship 2011 and 1 Bronze Medal in the U18 European Championship 2011) and with Gran Canaria at team level.
At team level playing with C.B.Islas Canarias in Spanish First Division during the 2012-13 season and averaging 13.3 points per game, being one of the top scorers in the League.
Yurena Díaz has played all her life with C.B. Islas Canarias, winning 9 times the Canary Islands and amazingly being 7 times Spanish Champion.
Also Yurena has played with the Canary Islands Regional Team, winning 2 Spanish Championships and also 1 Silver Medal.
Yurena had her debut in Spanish Liga Femenina during the 2009-10 season, being just 16 years old.
Step by step she had every time more playing time even though she had to stop almost the whole 2011-12 season due to a disk hernia that needed surgery.
In the 2012-13 season, Yurena Díaz has proved to be completely recovered and has had a great year averaging 13.3 points 2.6 rebounds 2.5 assists and 3 drawn fouls per game.
Yurena was the MVP of Week 20 with 21 points (5/7 three pointers) 6 rebounds 4 assists and 27 efficiency in the win against Zamora and also shined against Bembibre (23 points 6 assists), Perfumerías Avenida (20 points 4 three pointers 4 rebounds and 15 points and 5 assists).
In the 2013 summer, Yurena Diaz wins the Gold Medal in the U20 European Championship, averaging 9.7 points in 25 minutes per game and being the Final Top scorer with 16 points.
Yurena Díaz continued in Islas Canarias during the 2013-14 season, finishing in 3rd position in Spanish 1st division and averaging 10.1 points 2.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists, being one of the best point guards in the competition.
Yurena Díaz signed with Gran Canaria 2014 Canarias (LFB) in Spanish 1st division during the 2014-15 season, averaging 11 points and 2,9 rebounds with 8,7 of efficiency in 32,1 minutes per game.
Yurena Díaz played well against Zamarat with 26 points and 3 rebounds with +23 of efficiency, Mann Filter with 12 points and 3 rebounds with +20 of efficiency and Conquero with 15 points and 4 rebounds with +12 of efficiency.