News September 2008

28 septemberKondrashin-Belov Cup. BC Khimki placed second

In Saint-Petersburg on 27-28th of September was held the preseason tournament in memory of great basketball legends – Vladimir Kondrashin and Alexander Belov. BC Khimki, CSKA, Spartak Spb and Croatian Cibona – the participants of tournament. BC Khimki won the silver medals.

25 septemberThe refereeing reached new level

In Basketball Center came to the end the seminar of referees. Last day the president of Russian Basketball Federation, the Executive Direcror of Russian Superleague Sergey Chernov gave a lecture.

24 septemberLubomir Kotleba: Everything is splendid in Khimki

The second day of referee’s seminar work was marked by the address of FIBA Sports Director Lubomir Kotleba to participants.
Lubomir Kotleba gave a lecture about new trends of refereeing development because of changes of rules by FIBA. After the seminar Kotleba gave the interview to Media representatives.

22 septemberCostas Rigas and Lubomir Kotleba at referee’s seminar

This Monday in press-center of Basketball Center Khimki started off the referee’s seminar, in which took part referees of Russian Superleague. The referees reviewed the last season problems and prepared for new championship.

21 septemberNews from training camp. The victory over Turkish grand

The third test match BC Khimki played in Slovenia. The opponent was the stronger team from Turkey with legendary history — Galatasaray. But the club, which was the champion for 14 times, made no resistance to Khimki. Yellow-blue team won — 109-91.

18 septemberNews from training camp. The second victory

BC Khimki continues the training camp in Slovenia. Our played the second test match against the team “Slovan” from Ljubljana. Our team won convincingly – 85-62.

16 septemberNews from training camp. First game – first victory

BC Khimki continues the training camp in Slovenia. The team headed by Kestutis Kemzura played the first test match during the preseason. The opponent was “Lokomotiv” from Rostov-on-Don. Our team won 89-87. Next text match BC Khimki will play with local team “Slovan”.

15 septemberAttention to sports journalists!

Basketball club Khimki declared a start of accreditation for journalists on the home matches of BC Khimki for the season 2008/2009. To obtain accreditation the journalists should make application to press-service certified by the main editor with the name of journalists,
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10 septemberThe team went to Slovenia

On Wednesday, September 10, BC Khimki delegation went to the second this midseason training camp in Slovenia. The Olympic Games participants Carlos Delfino, Jorge Garbajosa and Vitaly Fridzon joined the team. In addition, the players choose their playing numbers:

9 septemberThe presentation of Delfino and Garbajosa

The main place for meeting of journalists was the press-centre of Khimki Basketball Centre. The newcomers of BC Khimki Carlos Delfino and Jorge Garbajosa were presented to our guests.