Vice-champion of Ukraine in basketball “Chemist” after additional selection got a place in the group stage of the Cup of Europe FIBA.
In the final round of qualification “Chemist,” the sum of two meetings has lost Turkish “Istanbul” (90:89 and 68:76) was not able to get into the group stage of the Cup of Europe FIBA.
However, the team of Vitaly Stepanovski has become one of the best three teams among the losers of the qualification. The status of a “lucky-loser” FIBA get “Chemist” in the main round of the European Cup.
“Khimik” at the end of the additional draw will fall into one of three following groups:
Group D: “Brussels” (Belgium), Körmend (Hungary), “Keravnos” (Cyprus).
Group F: “Alba Fehervari” (Hungary), “Tsmoki-Minsk” (Belarus), Charleroi (Belgium).
Group G: Mons (Belgium), “Buyukcekmece” (Turkey), “Prishtina” (Kosovo).
The group stage of the Cup of Europe FIBA will be held from 18 October to 6 December. From each group to the next round of strikes by the two best teams.
“Chemist” became the only representative of the Ukrainian super League in the main round of the European Cup. “Dnipro” and “Budivelnik” qualification in the FIBA European Cup and the Champions League failed to pass.