Patrice Olivier is the tallest player on the Philippine Volcanoes team at the Borneo 7s, and he’s still growing. And he hasn’t filled out yet. “How tall are you?” I asked.
“One point 93 meters,” he said.
“How much is that in feet?” I went on.
“I do not know the English system,” he replied. Of course. He’s French.
So I converted it myself. “You’re six feet, four inches tall,” I told him.
“So I say six-four?” he asked.
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