Finn Delay’s dream has come true.
Earlier this month, Finn Delany told the Nelson Weekly his ultimate dream was to represent his country on the court.
This afternoon the selectors of the Tall Blacks granted that wish by selecting him in the 14 man squad that will play in the Olympic qualifiers.
Finn is joined in the Tall Black squad by fellow Mike Pero Nelson Giant Jarrod Kenny and Giant legend Mika Vukona.
The full squad is:
Tom Abercrombie, Pinar Karsiyaka Izmir/SKYCITY Breakers, Forward
BJ Anthony, Wellington Saints, Forward
Everard Bartlett, Southland Sharks, Guard
Finn Delany, Nelson Giants/SKYCITY Breakers, Forward
Isaac Fotu, CAI Zaragoza, Forward
Shea Ili, Wellington Saints/SKYCITY Breakers, Guard
Jarrod Kenny, Nelson Giants/Perth Wildcats, Guard
Rob Loe, Limburg United, Centre
Jordan Ngatai, Taranaki MountainAirs, Forward
Mika Vukona, Supercity Rangers/SKYCITY Breakers, Forward
Corey Webster, Supercity Rangers/SKYCITY Breakers, Guard
Tai Webster, Nebraska Cornhuskers, Guard
Ethan Rusbatch, Canterbury Rams, Guard
Michael Karena, Canterbury Rams/Wright State University, Centre