NEWS

29.02.2008
Ekaterinburg Knock Out CSKA, Reach Final Four

UMMC Ekaterinburg held on to beat CSKA Moscow 94-90 on Friday to reach the EuroLeague Final Four and complete one of the biggest shocks in the competition in recent times.

Ekaterinburg, champions in 2003, ended a three-year streak of semi-final appearances by CSKA who before this week had not lost a game this season in Russia or Europe.

26.02.2008
Ekaterinburg End CSKA's Perfect Record

UMMC Ekaterinburg handed CSKA Moscow their first defeat of the season in any competition on Tuesday to take a 1-0 lead in their EuroLeague Women quarter-final.

Penny Taylor, the most valuable player of Australia's gold-medal winning side at the 2006 FIBA World Championship, scored 18 points to lead Ekaterinburg to an 81-74 triumph.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Olga Arteshina PF 1.90 27.11.1982 Samara (RUS)  
 Victoria Plotnikova 1.80 27.08.1985 Tatarsk (RUS)  
 5Ekaterina Lisina 2.03 15.10.1987 Penza (RUS)  
 7Irina Sokolovskaya 1.86 03.01.1983 Vologda (RUS)  
 8Edwige Lawson-Wade PG 1.67 14.05.1979 Rennes (FRA)  
 9Maria Garifullina 1.96 17.04.1984 Kazan (RUS)  
10Ilona Korstin SF 1.82 30.05.1980 St. Petersburg (RUS)  
11Maria Stepanova 2.02 23.02.1979 Shpakovskoe (RUS)  
12Ann Wauters 1.95 12.10.1980 Sint-Niklaas (BEL)  
13Amaya Valdemoro SF 1.83 18.08.1976 Madrid (ESP)  
14Nicole Powell PF 1.87 22.06.1982 Sierra Vista (USA)  
15Rebekka Hammon PG 1.68 11.03.1977 SD (USA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Gundars Vetra

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13.02.2008
EuroLeague Women Quarter-Finals Set

With the Eighth-Finals in the books after Wednesday night's action the Quarter-Final match-ups are set for EuroLeague Women with undefeated CSKA Moscow leading the way.

The powerhouse side, led by superstars like Ann Wauters and Maria Stepanova, will face UMMC Ekaterinburg for a chance to go to the EuroLeague Women Final Four.

11.02.2008
CSKA Moscow’s ‘Other’ Players

We have heard about the twin towers of EuroLeague Women powerhouse CSKA Moscow, Ann Wauters and Maria Stepanova.

The team also has the flamboyant, gritty play of EuroBasket Women 2007 MVP Amaya Valdemoro, and it consistently gets solid contributions from Russian internationals Ilona Korstin and Olga Arteshina, and France playmaker Edwige Lawson-Wade.

Brave Halcon Avenida Fall To CSKA08.02.2008
Vetra Not Fully Satisfied After Latest Win07.02.2008
Battling Avenida Fall At Impressive CSKA05.02.2008
Amaya Back On Court With CSKA04.02.2008
CSKA Hang Ten On Group Opponents With Win Over MKB22.01.2008
Fenerbahce Brushed Aside Late By CSKA16.01.2008
Lawson, CSKA Keeping Feet On The Ground14.01.2008
CSKA Overwhelm Lille09.01.2008
CSKA Outclass Napoli To Stay Perfect19.12.2007
Vetra Adjusts Well At Unbeaten CSKA14.12.2007

Team

CSKA Moscow
CSKA Moscow

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSA. Wauters17.7
RTA. Wauters9.1
ASE. Lawson-Wade3.9
STM. Stepanova1.5
BSM. Stepanova2.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

07.11.2007vs TTT Riga[W] 82-56 (H)
15.11.2007vs Phard Napoli[W] 86-72 (A)
21.11.2007vs ESB Lille Metropole[W] 99-48 (A)
28.11.2007vs Fenerbahce[W] 109-69 (H)
05.12.2007vs MKB Euroleasing[W] 80-75 (A)
12.12.2007vs TTT Riga[W] 87-56 (A)
19.12.2007vs Phard Napoli[W] 89-67 (H)
09.01.2008vs ESB Lille Metropole[W] 101-61 (H)
16.01.2008vs Fenerbahce[W] 76-65 (A)
22.01.2008vs MKB Euroleasing[W] 82-61 (H)
05.02.2008vs Halcon Avenida[W] 83-64 (H)
08.02.2008vs Halcon Avenida[W] 78-70 (A)
26.02.2008vs UMMC Ekaterinburg[L] 74-81 (H)
29.02.2008vs UMMC Ekaterinburg[L] 90-94 (A)

THE ARENA

USH CSKA
Address: Leningradskyi pr.39a, Building 3, 125167 Moscow, RUS
Tel: +7 (495) 790 79 94
Fax: +7 (495) 787 42 62
Email: www.comcor.ru
Capacity: 5000

Novator Sports Complex
Address: Kirova Street 29, 141400 Khimki, RUS
Tel: +7 (495) 575 93 34
Fax: +7 (495) 547 25 13
Capacity: 3500

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: 39a Leningradskiy prospect, Building 3, 125167 Moscow, RUS
Tel.: + 7 (495) 790 79 94
Fax: + 7 (495) 787 42 62
Email: club@cskabasket.ru
Web: www.cskabasket.ru

Staff

President: Zhurab Lysov
General Manager: Vitaly Trofimenko
Press contact: Andrei Loshkarev