Superfinal of EYBL-91: We are the champions! 7 may 2007

Photographer: Sergey Kivrin and Andrey Golovanov

In Basketball Centre The Superfinal of European Youth Basketball League among young players 1991 year of birth came to the end. In the final BC Khimki (Russia) met BS Kaunas (Lithuania). In stubborn struggle Khimki won the game — 64-58, and gold medals.

«We are very glad and very tired, — said the coach of BC Khimki Aleksey Vadeev. — Very complex game today has stood out. I wish to congratulate my players on the victory! I wanna thank leaders of our club – president of BC Aleksey Bodunkov and General Manager Viktor Bychkov, for their help in guaranteeing well conditions for our team. I wanna thank and congratulate the maim coach of this team — Mihail Komissarov”.

The bronze won the team “S. Marchuilionis” from Lithuania.

The Super Final closed with the awarding of cups, trophies, and individual mentions. Awards have been granted to teams winning 1st-3rd place, while teams winning 4th – 8th place have been awarded a commemorative cup.

Organizers of tournament, BC Khimki, awarded best players of Superfinal.
Best guard – Vladimir Chichaikin (Khimki).
Best center — Jonas Valanciunas (Vilnius).
Top scorer — Mantas Kadzevicius (Š.Marčiulionis).
MVP – Ilya Malykh (Khimki)
Best coach — Marius Linartas
Author: Alexei Rybalko