NEWS

21.02.2007
Buffard Expects Big Things In Two Years At UMMC

Outgoing USVO Valenciennes coach Laurent Buffard is targeting European success at new club UMMC Ekaterinburg within two years when he leaves for Russia at the end of this season.

Buffard has signed a two-year deal at UMMC and will take charge of the 2003 EuroLeague Women champions for the start of the next campaign.

20.02.2007
Buffard To Depart USVO For Russia After Season

Laurent Buffard will quit as coach of French giants USVO Valenciennes at the end of this season to take over at UMMC Ekaterinburg.

The 43-year-old, who has signed a two-year contract with UMMC, will take his assistant Jacky Moreau with him to Russia.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Kristina Alikina PF 1.87 23.02.1986 Perm (RUS)  
 Taisiia Bovykina PF 1.91 07.05.1989 Kharkov (UKR)  
 Audrey Sauret-Gillespie SF 1.78 31.10.1976 Charleville (FRA)  
 Evgeniya Teplyashina 1.71 30.03.1987 Dresen (GER)  
 5Valentina Leshcheva 1.75 08.04.1983 Ekaterinburg (RUS)  
 7Ekaterina Sytnyak 1.84 19.06.1982 Moscow (RUS)  
 8Elena Gogiya 1.91 04.01.1987 Rostov-na-Donu (RUS)  
 9Suzy Batkovic 1.94 17.12.1980 Newcastle (AUS)  
10Adia Barnes SF 1.85 03.02.1977 CA (USA)  
11Cheryl Ford 1.91 06.06.1981 Homer, LA (USA)  
12Oxana Zakalyuzhnaya 1.98 18.12.1977 Arkhangelsk (RUS)  
13Lindsay Whalen 1.75 09.05.1982 Hutchinson, MN (USA)  
14Elena Karpova SG 1.86 14.06.1980 St. Petersburg (RUS)  
15Marina Kuzina PF 1.94 19.07.1985 Moscow (RUS)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Milan Veverka

More Headlines

07.02.2007
Late Surge Sends MKB Through

An 8-0 run in the final minute powered MKB Euroleasing into the quarter-finals of the EuroLeague Women with an 80-70 win over UMMC Ekaterinburg.

Having fallen short with a late rally in game two of this series, MKB were far more decisive in the closing stages this time.

02.02.2007
UMMC Hang On To Force Decider

UMMC Ekaterinburg survived a dramatic finish to level their Eighth-Final play-off with MKB Euroleasing at 1-1 with a 71-69 victory on Friday.

Having lost Tuesday's opener 86-76, UMMC needed victory to force a deciding game on Wednesday.

Branzova Leads MKB To Victory30.01.2007
USVO Earn Vital Win In Russia17.01.2007
Fenerbahce Cruise Past UMMC11.01.2007
UMMC Rally For Victory19.12.2006
Russia: UMMC Triumph In Latest Superleague Game 16.12.2006
UMMC Continue Lotos Misery13.12.2006
Pacesetters Gambrinus Prevail07.12.2006
Gambrinus - UMMC Ekaterinburg Game Available Live Online07.12.2006
Ekaterinburg Cling On For Win30.11.2006
Batkovic Leads The Way As Ekaterinburg Beat Fener22.11.2006

Team

UMMC Ekaterinburg
UMMC Ekaterinburg

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSS. Batkovic17.2
RTC. Ford10.8
ASA. Sauret-Gillespie2.9
STC. Ford1.9
BSC. Ford0.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

01.11.2006vs Gambrinus[W] 87-86 (H)
09.11.2006vs Lotos Gdynia[W] 79-69 (A)
15.11.2006vs Ros Casares[L] 63-79 (A)
22.11.2006vs Fenerbahce SK[W] 61-49 (H)
30.11.2006vs USVO[W] 68-67 (A)
07.12.2006vs Gambrinus[L] 45-64 (A)
13.12.2006vs Lotos Gdynia[W] 79-66 (H)
19.12.2006vs Ros Casares[W] 81-73 (H)
11.01.2007vs Fenerbahce SK[L] 67-81 (A)
17.01.2007vs USVO[L] 67-73 (H)
30.01.2007vs MKB Euroleasing[L] 76-86 (A)
02.02.2007vs MKB Euroleasing[W] 71-69 (H)
07.02.2007vs MKB Euroleasing[L] 70-80 (A)

THE ARENA

DIVS Sport Hall

Address: Eremin str. 10, 620000 Ekaterinburg, RUS
Tel: +7 (343) 359 37 70
Fax: +7 (343) 359 37 90
Capacity: 5000

UMMC Sport Palace
Address: Ordzhonikidze Str. 15, 624091 Verkhnyaya Pishma, RUS
Tel: +7 (34368) 988 10
Fax: +7 (34368) 988 11
Capacity: 2000

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: Lenin str. 1, 624091 Verkhnyaya Pyshma, RUS
Tel.: +7 (34368) 988 12
Fax: +7 (34368) 988 13
Email: basket@elem.ru
Web: www.basket.ugmk.com

Staff

President: Andrey A. Kozitsyn
General Manager: Maxim Ryabkov