Saturday, August 19, 2017

CSKA basketball defeats France's Nanterre 72-60

The CSKA Moscow basketball team defeated the French Nanterre 72-60 in a home game, advancing the team to the seventh round of the group stage of the Euroleague.

CSKA will play the Ukrainian Budivelnik team in the next round, ITAR-TASS reports.

"We won this victory through coordinated actions and commanders through reliable protection," CSKA captain Victor Khryapa said, adding Nanterre played well defensively, especially in the first half, according to ITAR-TASS.