«Astana» will host «VEF» from  Riga in the framework of the VTB United League

25.01.2019, 19:00    Views: 176
Source: Press service
Author: Chingiz Tusupbaev
This Sunday, January 27, the Presidential Basketball Club «Astana» will play against «VEF» from Riga on the court of «Saryarka» cycle track as part of the regular VTB United League championship.

«VEF» — is a Latvian professional men's basketball club from the city of Riga.

  • Latvian Champion — 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2017
  • Silver medalist of the championship of Latvia — 2010, 2014, 2016, 2018
  • Bronze medalist of the USSR Championship — 1960, 1966, 1991
  • Bronze medalist of the Baltic League Cup — 2012
  • Latvian Championship semifinalist — 2008, 2009

«Astana» has already played its first game at the Olimpic Sports Center in Riga, where it won a landslide victory over Riga with a score of 71:93 (23:25, 14:29, 25:10, 9:29). At the moment, the team from Latvia occupies the 13th position, and the Astana team finds itself at the 6th position in the standings of the VTB United League. Whether the Astana team will be able to resist at home and win against «VEF», or will the guests from Latvia take over the capital team, the time will tell.

The match will take place on January 27 at the arena of «Saryarka» Cycle Track, starting at 3:00 pm Astana time. Online tickets are available on Ticketon.kz. Live broadcast of the match will be available on our website in the Match Center section and on the QazSport TV channel. We remind you that at the match prize drawing among the spectators will take place.

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