HomeBasketballThe club from the city won the first match of a Cup-final of Russia on basketball
The command “Temp-SUMZ-UMMC” from the city of Revda, Sverdlovsk region on the platform won the first match of the final confrontation of the men’s national Cup from the defending Champions of the Superleague-1 BK “Samara” – 66:63. The return leg will be held on March 12 on the banks of the Volga. Photo: www.bcsamara.com
It is the Urals and the Volga region earlier in the quarterfinal by a small margin, beat two United League representatives in the Cup of Russia, held under the auspices of the Russian basketball Federation (RBF) – BC Nizhny Novgorod and Perm “Parma”, respectively. Therefore, in this confrontation, the defending champion of the first division League and the bronze medalist of the 2018/19 season, there is nothing sensational. Especially when you consider that in the Cup by special decision of the League prohibited the participation of foreign players.
In Revda the finals waited as unreal a great holiday. After all, before the main stage of the Cup of Russia was held in the format “Final four” and only in cities that are significant from the point of view of the number of inhabitants. And purely provincial, but very loving basketball Revda – according to population census from the year 2019, not more than 63 thousand people.
The owners of the site for most of the first match of the finals were playing catch-up: the big break the team went with the score 37:28 in favor of the guests. However, after the “tempory” become much more to live up to its name: they upped the speed and improved the percentage of hits and finally took the lead in the district the 33rd minute after an accurate throw Andrei Kirdyachkin – 53:52. Loan among the distinguished guests of Andrei Glazunov, who scored five points in a row, but evdince has been unstoppable. Even conceding the “minus 5” for 2.48 to siren about the end of the meeting (draw here was allowed), basketball players of “Temp” with a violent support of fans remain confident in the positive outcome of the game.
Spectacular “tryoshnikov” performed by Maksim Kiryanov and Fedor klyuchnikova, literally followed each other, dramatically changed the course of the ending of the match. In the final 50 seconds, the score has not changed. However, the team from the city in the second battle so shaky the advantage of three points to hold would be extremely difficult. Perhaps, after all, BK “Samara” is a favorite of exciting finals.
In the super League 1 has been exhausted, the program of the February matches. Recall that for the two-round tournament of 16 participants fighting for eight spots in the playoffs. Currently lead “Spartak-Primorye” from Vladivostok and “Samara” (for 19 wins and 4 losses).
Further, in the area of contact with the playoffs coming Yaroslavl “Burevestnik” (16-7), Sakhalin “Vostok-65” (15-8), Uralmash Ekaterinburg (14-9), “Temp-SUMZ-UMMC” and Izhevsk “Kupol-Rodniki” (at 13-10). “Borderline” finding in table two Metropolitan teams – MBA (11-13) and “Rune-basket” (11-12). On the way to this quite reputable company Surgut “University-Jugra” (10-13), a little further representing the main city of the Republic of Bashkortostan “Utimes” (9-14).