CSKA basketball players defeated UNICS in the opening match of the VTB United League Super Cup.
MOSCOW, September 22 – RIA Novosti. CSKA Moscow defeated UNICS Kazan in the opening match of the VTB United League Super Cup.
The meeting in Moscow ended with a score of 76:71 (17:17, 20:11, 27:22, 12:21). The top scorer of the match was UNICS’s Jalen Reynolds with 20 points. As part of the army team, Anton Astapkovich scored 18 points.
The VTB Unified League Super Cup will run until September 25 with the participation of six teams – the four best clubs from the end of last season: Zenit St. Petersburg, CSKA, UNICS and Lokomotiv Krasnodar, as well as Serbian teams Mega Basket and Partizan.
The teams were divided into two groups, the group matches will be held on September 22-24, the fifth, third and first place matches will be held on September 25. The Super Cup was held for the first time last season, when CSKA won.