The head coach of a national team of Ukraine on basketballValentin MelnichukI called a line-up which very soon begins preparation for games for the right to remain in an European championship division A.
As reports UKRINFORM with reference to basket.com.ua, from those who protected colors of the national team of Ukraine in Belgrad where Melnichuk's wards took 11-ое a place, to further cooperation the trainer invited seven players. Also on the first training on Friday on base in the Dense forest - Voditsa he waits for seven more candidates. Including two players, to the aid which the mentor of the national team counted even during preparation for University games - Alexander Kolchenko who has left collecting in the first day from - for problems with a back, and Nikolay Vilkhovetsky who solved at this time problems with health in Lithuania. "For the present I don't know, in what form there is Vilkhovetsky. But, at least, he told that is ready to take part in training process".
"From July 24 to July 26 we will play on friendly tournament in Belarus, then we will hold two meetings with the national team of Slovakia in Kiev, - the head coach added. - Where - that in these numbers Alexey Pecherov and Kirill Fesenko, and also young playing BQ can join us "Kiev" Denis Lukashov who just will have to return from the youth European championship in Greece. As for Artur Drozdov, at present he is in France on treatment, and I can't tell as far as he is ready to support the national team fully. Anyway, if he declares that is ready - I only will be glad to see him in a line-up".
National team structure:
Sergey Popov "Chemist", Nikolay Vilkhovetsky "Dnepr", Dmitry Zabirchenko of BQ "Donetsk", Dmitry Glebov "Krivbassbasket", Alexander Kolchenko "Chemist", Andrey Lebedev "Goverla", Maxim Pustozvonov BK "Kiev",Alexey Onufriyev MBK "Nikolaev", Maxim Korniyenko "Dnepr", Oleg Saltovets BK "Kiev", Andrey Agafonov "Chemist", Sergey Lishchuk "Azovmash", Maxim Ivshin BK "Poltava", Vyacheslav Kravtsov of BQ "Kiev".