VTB United league 2018/2019
CSKA (MSK)
Moscow
VTB United league, Regular season
11.04.2019, 22:30 Th
Arena: USC CSKA (Moscow)
91:72
Main time
21:19 24:15 18:18 28:20
Game number: RS-163
Spectators: 1629
Astana
Nur-Sultan

«Astana» will have a game on the road with the strongest club of VTB United League — Moscow CSKA

08.04.2019, 08:00    Просмотров: 37
Источник: Press service
Автор: Chingiz Tusupbaev
On Thursday, April 11, in Moscow, a game between «Astana» Presidential Basketball Club and «CSKA» Moscow will be held in the regular season of the VTB United League regular at the sports arena CSKA.

CSKA - is a Russian professional men's basketball club from the city of Moscow, founded in 1923. In addition to participating in the VTB United League, they perform in the Euroleague.

Achievements:
  • Champion of the USSR — 1945, 1960-1962, 1964-1966, 1969-1974, 1976-1984, 1988, 1990
  • Champion of Russia — 1992-2000, 2003-2015
  • USSR Cup Winner — 1972, 1973, 1982
  • Winner of the Cup of Russia — 2005-2007
  • Winner of the European Champions Cup — 1960/1961, 1962/1963, 1968/1969, 1970/1971
  • NEBL Champion — 1999/2000Champion of Euroleague — 2005/2006, 2007/2008, 2015/2016
  • Champion of the VTB United League — 2009/2010, 2011/2012, 2012/2013, 2013/2014, 2014/2015, 2015/2016, 2016/2017, 2017/2018
  • Silver winner of the VTB United League — 2010/2011

The teams have already met in the current season in Nur-Sultan on October 7 last year, while the “CSKA” won the capital team with a score of 61:86 (15:14, 12:27, 20: 24,14: 21). Today, the Moscow club «CSKA» stands first, and the capital club «Astana» takes the fifth place in the standings of the VTB United League. If the capital basketball players can impose a struggle on the red-and-white squad and make another historic event will be known this Thursday, April 11th.

Live broadcast of the match will be available on Qazsport and on our website in the Match Center section, starting at 22:30 Nur-Sultan time.
 
We remind you that the tickets can be purchased for the following home matches of the team against «Lokomotiv Kuban» on April 15 and «Enisey» on April 21.
 
Detailed information about tournaments, tournament tables, the schedule and results of matches are published in the section Tournaments.

CSKA thrashes «Astana» In regular deason finale

12.04.2019, 08:00    Просмотров: 25
Источник: VTB United league
Автор:
Russian CSKA beat visiting «Astana» on the home court — 91:72 (21:19, 24:15, 18:18, 28:20).

Aspiring to keep 1st place CSKA (21-4) spent the last match of the regular season. «Astana» (14-8) approached the game ranked 5th in VTB standings. The club from Nur-Sultan showed strong performance all the way until halfway of the second quarter, when Will Clayburn scored 5 points in a row in less than 30 seconds, and Kyle Hines player who cameback from the suspension(37:27) secured CSKA powerful push. The army club, which played a wide rotation, had an advantage in the rebounds (22-16) and less often was mistaken (3-6). At the break, the rivals left with the score 45:34 in favour of CSKA.

In the second half, “Astana” several times managed to cut it to the single digit (49:58, 54:63, 57:65), but CSKA did not allow the opponent to do more. At the start of the fourth quarter, Nikita Kurbanov’s baskets returned the double-digit advantage to the home-team (70:57), after which they confidently brought the matter to victory.

CSKA Moscow, with the result of 22-4 completed the regular season in 1st place, but in case of equality of wins with UNICS (18-4), Kazan will be on the top by additional indicators.
 

The most effective players:
  • CSKA: Kyle Hines (18), Daniel Hackett (16), Nikita Kurbanov (13 + 5 rebounds).
  • «Astana»: JJ O'Brien (25), Jeffrey Grossell (12 + 7 rebounds), Anthony Clemmons (10 + 6 assists).
 
CSKA head coach Dimitris Itoudis:
- First, congratulations to the team, we took the game seriously and this proves the result. We were better today, controlled the match and deserved the victory. We spent four games in eight days, including one away game, and achieved one hundred percent result, and evenly distributed game time, each player contributed. Today, Nikita Kurbanov spent the most on the floor — 24 minutes, and in general in previous matches no player played for more than 24-25 minutes. Now we start preparing for the playoffs. I want to thank the fans who supported us today and wish good luck to ”Astana”, which is deservedly a play-off team.
 
«Astana» head coach Emil Raikovich:
- Congratulations to CSKA — it is a well-deserved victory. Our rival showed his class and athleticism — we lost most of the duels, and a short rotation did not help us in this. But no disaster happened. The next three matches will be important. We will have strong rivals – “Lokomotiv”and “Enisey”at home, and “Zenit” is away, we will need to show all our skills.
 
The next matches of the capital basketball players will hold on their floor against «Lokomotiv Kuban» on April 15 and «Enisey» on April 21.. These will be the final home games of “Astana” within the regular season of the VTB United League.

Detailed information about tournaments, tournament tables, the schedule and results of matches are published in the section Tournaments.

Information about the opponent

Established year: 1923 Team colors: red, dark blue
Country: Russia Arena: USC CSKA
City: Moscow Website: www.cskabasket.com

Description

CSKA - is a Russian professional men's basketball club from the city of Moscow.

Achievements:
  • Champion of the USSR — 1945, 1960-1962, 1964-1966, 1969-1974, 1976-1984, 1988, 1990
  • Champion of Russia — 1992-2000, 2003-2015
  • USSR Cup Winner — 1972, 1973, 1982
  • The winner of the European Cup of Champions — 1960/1961, 1962/1963, 1968/1969, 1970/1971
  • Champion Euroleague — 2005/2006, 2007/2008, 2015/2016
  • Champion NEBL — 1999/2000
  • The champion of VTB United League — 2009/2010, 2011/2012, 2012/2013, 2013/2014, 2014/2015, 2015/2016, 2016/2017, 2017/2018
  • Silver medallist of the VTB United League — 2010/2011


 

Overall team photo

CSKA (MSK)