NEWS

25.03.2009
Superb Beaubois Fires Cholet Into Final Four

Cholet Basket rode the hot hand of their new star Rodrigue Beaubois to an 80-74 home triumph over BC Kyiv on Wednesday and into the EuroChallenge Final Four.

The French outfit got 24 points from their sensational 21-year-old guard, who buried five three-pointers and carrried the team when BC Kyiv were threatening to pull off a big upset.

25.03.2009
Cholet Look To Slam Door On Kyiv

Nando De Colo has warned his Cholet teammates to play tough-as-nails defense on Wednesday night against BC Kyiv or risk missing out on the EuroChallenge Final Four.

Cholet have been one of the competitions top sides and appeared to be cruising into the Final Four last week in Kyiv after romping to victory in Game 1.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 5Denys Lukashov PG 1.88 30.04.1989 Donetsk (UKR)  
 8Artur Drozdov SF 2.00 23.10.1980 Magan (RUS)  
 9Oleksandr Tishchenko PF 2.02 25.03.1989 Kiev Region (UKR)  
10Roman Dmytrenko SF 2.00 17.02.1990 Kiev (UKR)  
11Manuchar Markoishvili SF 1.96 17.11.1986 Tbilisi (GEO)  
12Oleg Saltovets PF 2.02 03.07.1977 Kharkov (UKR)  
15Maksym Sandul 2.08 20.02.1991 Vinnytsa (UKR)  
24Oleksandr Lypovyy SG 2.01 09.10.1991 Kharkiv (UKR)  
32Viacheslav Kravtsov 2.12 25.08.1987 Odessa (UKR)  
33Maksym Pustozvonov 2.00 16.04.1987 Belaya Tserkva (UKR)  
35Andriy Novikov 2.00 28.03.1989 Donetsk (UKR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Sasa Obradovic

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20.03.2009
The Day After - Obradovic Reflects On Kyiv Comeback

The dust has finally settled on BC Kyiv's come-from-behind 77-72 triumph over Cholet Basket on Thursday that forced the EuroChallenge Quarter-Final tie to a deciding third game.

Kyiv, under the determined, watchful eye of their great coach Sasa Obradovic, trailed 56-38 midway through the third quarter in Ukraine before rising from the dead and shocking the visitors.

19.03.2009
Kyiv Surprise Cholet With Big Second-Half Comeback

BC Kyiv pulled off a remarkable comeback to shock Cholet Basket and send their EuroChallenge Quarter-Final to a Game 3 decider.

Sasa Obradovic's team, beaten in France in Game 1 by 16 points on Tuesday, trailed 56-38 midway through the third quarter in Game 2 but fought back to win 77-72.

Beaubois, Cholet Heat Up To Beat BC Kyiv17.03.2009
Virtus Beats Kyiv To First Place10.03.2009
Kyiv Win At Galatasaray Seals Place In Last Eight03.03.2009
Obradovic Upbeat Despite Kyiv Upheaval27.02.2009
BC Kyiv Storm To The Finish24.02.2009
Saltovets Given Rare Chance To Shine For Kyiv23.02.2009
BC Kyiv Release Six Players19.02.2009
Free Throw Woes Hurt Kyiv At Virtus11.02.2009
BC Kyiv Throttle Galatasaray03.02.2009
Kyiv Thump Skyliners To Go Through 13.01.2009

Team

BC Kyiv
BC Kyiv

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Markoishvili13.2
RTK. Bajramovic6.4
ASJ. Penn3.4
STM. Markoishvili1.5
BSV. Kravtsov1.3

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

04.11.2008vs Panellinios[L] 69-96 (A)
11.11.2008vs Panellinios[W] 96-72 (H)
25.11.2008vs BC Triumph[L] 64-67 (A)
02.12.2008vs BC Kalev Cramo[W] 90-75 (H)
09.12.2008vs D. Bank Skyliners[W] 66-58 (A)
16.12.2008vs BC Triumph[W] 66-65 (H)
06.01.2009vs BC Kalev Cramo[L] 76-82 (A)
13.01.2009vs D. Bank Skyliners[W] 78-46 (H)
27.01.2009vs EWE Baskets[W] 86-73 (A)
03.02.2009vs Galatasaray Café Crown[W] 95-62 (H)
11.02.2009vs Virtus BolognaFiere[L] 64-68 (A)
24.02.2009vs EWE Baskets[W] 64-54 (H)
03.03.2009vs Galatasaray Café Crown[W] 80-73 (A)
10.03.2009vs Virtus BolognaFiere[L] 57-69 (H)
17.03.2009vs Cholet Basket[L] 52-68 (A)
19.03.2009vs Cholet Basket[W] 77-72 (H)
25.03.2009vs Cholet Basket[L] 74-80 (A)

THE ARENA

Sports Palace
Address: 1, Sportyvna Square, 01601 Kyiv, UKR
Tel: +380 (44) 246 72 53
Fax: +380 (44) 246 72 53
Web: www.spalace.com.ua
Capacity: 5500
Nearest airport: Boryspi

Sports Palace Meridian
Address: Geroiv Sevastopolya Str. 11B, 03124 Kyiv, UKR
Tel: +380 (44) 408 64 44
Fax: +380 (44) 408 64 44
Capacity: 2000

TICKET OFFICE
Sports Palace
Address: Sports Square, 01023 Kyiv

HOTELS

Ramada Encore Hotel
Address: 103, Stolichnoe Shosse Str., 03131 Kyiv
Tel: +38 044 205 1515
Web: http://www.ramadaencorekiev.com/eng/

ADMINISTRATION

Office

Address: 32-V, Esplanadna Str., 01001 Kyiv, UKR
Tel.: +380 (44) 374 09 45
Fax: +380 (44) 374 09 46
Email: info@bckiev.com.ua basketballenergy@gmail.com
Web: www.bckiev.com.ua

Staff

Manager: Vitaly Khomenko
Press contact: Olena Kushnirenko