Reports April 2009

21 aprilRussian Championship. 1/4 Finals. BC Khimki — Lokomotiv-Rostov — 85-71

BC Khimki reached the semifinals. In third match in quaterfinals Moscow Region team beat the team ‘Lokomotiv-Rostov” – 85 -71 (20-20, 25-11, 27-18, 13-22). In semifionals our opponent will be “Spartak” from Saint-Petersburg. Home matches will be held on 6-7 of May in Basketball Center of Moscow Region.

19 aprilRussian Championship. 1/4 Finals. "Lokomotiv-Rostov" — BC Khimki — 52-76

In second match of ¼ finals Russian Championship BC Khimki played in a road against “Lokomotiv-Rostov”. Our team won convincingly and leveled the score in series — 76-52 (19-12, 19-9, 16-21, 22-10). The decisive third match will be held in Khimki, on 21 of April.

16 aprilRussian Championship. 1/4 Finals. BC Khimki — Lokomotiv-Rostov-83-91

In first match of 1/4 finals series BC Khimki played against "Lokomotiv-Rostov", more lucky was the our opponent — 83-91 (17-22, 22-22, 20-12, 24-35). Next match of series BC Khimki will play away on 19 of April.

11 aprilRussian Championship. BC Khimki — "Spartak-Primorie" — 86:65

In last match of regular season of Russian championship BC Khimki played at home against "Spartak-Primorie" and won convincingly — 86-65 (18-9, 29-17, 18-19, 21-20). In standings BC Khimki is placed second. In first natch in play-off our team will face "Lokomotiv-Rostov" (7th place) on 16 of April.

5 aprilEurocup. Final. Lietuvos Rytas — BC Khimki — 80-74

BC Khimki played against Lietuvos Rytas in Final Eurocup — 74-80. Kelly McCarty led Khimki with 20 points. Carlos Delfino added 16 while Timofey Mozgov and Vitaly Fridzon each had 11 for Khimki.

4 aprilEurocup. Semifinals. BC Khimki — Bilbao Basket — 79-73

BC Khimki Moscow region advanced to its first-ever Eurocup final by downing iurbentia Bilbao Basket 79-73 in the second semifinal at the Palasport Olimpico in Turin, Italy on Saturday. Khimki has the chance to win its first Eurocup title in the final against 2005 champions Lietuvos Rytas.

3 aprilEurocup. BC Khimki — Pamesa Valencia — 76-73

BC Khimki Moscow region made it to the Eurocup semifinals for the first time in club history by downing Pamesa Valencia 73-76 in their quarterfinals showdown on Friday night. Pamesa stayed alive in the competition and will face iurbentia Bilbao Basket or Zadar in the semifinals at 21:00 CET tomorrow.