VTB League Supercup is going to Saint Petersburg
On September, 25th, Zenit won the VTB United League Supercup for the first time in the short trophy’s history. In the final game, we beat CSKA 71-70.
The team started the tournament a bit slow as Zenit lost to Lokomotiv-Kuban 73-74 in the opening game. But day after this defeat, out team overcame the Serbian powerhouse 81-65 and went straight to the final vs CSKA.
The crucial game was decided by Thomas Wimbush’s clutch shot with 2 seconds left.
We’re winning the Supercup. Xavi Pascual was named the best coach of the tournament, Thomas Wimbush grabbed the MVP award.
Congratulations, Saint Petersburg!