News January 2008

28 januaryULEB Cup. We are waiting for 'Koln 99ers' in 1/16

Monday in Barcelona took place the ULEB Cup elimination rounds draw. In 1/16 BC Khimki will play against 'Koln 99ers', which is placed 6th in Bundesliga. The first match will take place in Germany in 16th of February and the second in Khimki on 26th .
In case of winning in 1/16 BC Khimki most likely will play against one of the strongest team in ULEB Cup – 'Joventut' from Spain.

12 januaryBC Khimki proved its case in FIBA

The FIBA’s Committee of Appeal returned a verdict on illegal transfer of BC Khimki player Pavel Gromyko to Crvena Zvezda. According to decree of FIBA based on the signature expertise the contract of Gromyko with one of the leader of Serbia is invalid. The player has valid contract with BC Khimki.

10 januaryULEB Cup. After match

At the press-conference there were many journalists. They showed interest in duel of Russian and German clubs. Both head coaches agreed that it was very difficult match.

4 januaryVladimir Veremeenko – the best basketball player of Belarus

The Belarus sports periodical "Pressball" determined the BC Khimki forward Vladimir Veremeenko the best player of the country, the sixth time in a row. We congratulate our player and wish him and the National team of Belarus new victories!