“In the Super Cup you need one day of rest, three matches in three days, it’s very difficult” – Zubkov, Zenit basketball player

Captain of the Zenit basketball club Andrei Zubkov After the final of the United League Super Cup, VTB noted the complex schedule of the tournament.

“Zenith” became the winner of the VTB United League Super Cup, which was held in Moscow from September 21 to 24. In the final, the St. Petersburg team defeated Lokomotiv-Kuban with a score of 85:83, Zubkov scored 10 points.

“This victory will give us confidence for the future. We expected it to be difficult, Krasnodar players are playing very good basketball, confident guys shooting. But every day we feel better and better.

— After such a start, can the fourth place obtained at the end of last season be seen as a strong irritant?

– What has long been forgotten is no longer boring.

— Three matches in a row is a difficult schedule, doesn’t the Super Cup need an extra day of rest?

– I completely agree. I can say this for myself and for Kuric: we played about half an hour on average in the first two matches, but in the third match it was already difficult.

— The championship starts in a week. Will you recover?

— The key word is “week”. Of course, we will recover,” reports the correspondent of , according to Zubkov’s words.

The new season of the VTB United League begins on September 30. Watch live broadcasts of VTB United League matches on the TV channels of the Match holding company, as well as on the websites matchtv.ru and sportbox.ru.

Source : MatchTV

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