Reports May 2010

30 mayRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. UNICS

Throughout the last semi-final match an exciting fight was at the pitch. Our team was dictating its terms, allowing our opponents to lead only in the starting quarter. The victory – 82-66 (17-16, 24-18, 22-17, 19-15), and BC Khimki players will fight for gold medals of Russian Championship.

28 mayRussian Championship. UNICS vs. BC Khimki

In the second game in the capital of Tatarstan UNICS won. Our team did not succeed in the beginning of the match, then BC Khimki organized pursuit, but it was not successful – 53-65 (10-13, 12-27, 15-5, 16-20). The decisive fifth game for getting to the final will be held on Sunday, May 30, in Khimki.

27 mayRussian Championship. UNICS vs. BC Khimki

May, 27. Kazan. In the third meeting of the semifinal series BC Khimki players had a great third quarter. But this was not enough for victory. Our team was defeated – 72-84 (16-21, 20-25, 24-14, 12-24), but it is still the leader of the series – 2:1.

24 mayRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. UNICS

In a semifinal series re-meeting up to a big break at the pitch it was an equal game, but in the very beginning of the second half, our team made a great leap forward, scored 19 points. It determined the result of the match – 98-73 (21-26, 28-25, 32-7, 17-15). A series moves to Kazan.

23 mayRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. UNICS

In the first semifinal series match BC Khimki players met with serious resistance of Kazan team, but ... only in its first half. After break, the game was completely under the dictation of the yellow-blue, and they confidently won – 80-71 (15-16, 23-22, 20-16, 22-17).

20 mayRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. Spartak

In the final quarterfinal series, fifth game BC Khimki players could destroy the team interaction of their opponents. In Spartak only three players played in their force. As a result, victory – 95-85 (22-19, 23-19, 28-28, 22-19) and in the offing – semifinal matches, where our opponent will be Kazan UNICS.

18 mayRussian Championship. Spartak vs. BC Khimki

In a quarterfinal series re-meeting in St. Petersburg in the final quarter BC Khimki players gave to their opponents an opportunity to continue fighting for semifinals in Moscow. Our team was beaten – 64-69 (16-19, 14-8, 16-13 18-29). Semi-finalist will be determined on Thursday in a basketball center.

17 mayRussian Championship. Spartak vs. BC Khimki

In the third quarterfinal series meeting, moved from Khimki to St. Petersburg, Spartak players only in the starting quarter managed to fight on equal terms with our team. Then BC Khimki began to dictate its terms. The victory – 94-76 (24-24, 16-8, 27-24, 27-20), and along with it – one step to the semifinal.

14 mayRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. Spartak

In a quarterfinal series re-meeting BC Khimki players evened the score for the defeat in the first meeting – 83-59 (18-14, 21-18, 23-13, 21-14). Opponents were not allowed to develop their advantage, and after a great third quarter, it became clear that the team will go to the Neva with an equal account.

13 mayRussian Championship. BC Khimki vs. Spartak

In the first quarterfinal series game of Russian Championship BC Khimki opponents from the banks of the Neva. Throughout most of the meeting it was an equal game, but in the end the guests felt themselves more confident and celebrated success – 66-78 (21-21, 20-14, 17-19, 8-24). Spartak led in a series of three wins 1:0.