President of VTB United League Kushchenko: “It is important to show that basketball in Russia is a cool project”

President of the VTB United League Sergei Kushchenko said the Roscongress Cup would demonstrate the importance of basketball in Russia.

On Friday, the Zenit basketball club, together with RK-Sport, is organizing a gala match as part of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). Representatives of the St. Petersburg and Moscow teams will take place at the KSK Arena.

— Basketball is an integral part of the St. Petersburg Economic Forum. Today, within the framework of this format, brilliant personalities who love basketball and come to the forum will speak. It is important to show that basketball in Russia, in the VTB League, is a cool project. Moscow will play against Saint Petersburg. It is a confrontation between two sporting capitals. Zenit St. Petersburg and CSKA Moscow present a unique series in the VTB League,” Kushchenko said.

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Source : MatchTV

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