With a rupture of everything in 5 points, in a traditional Cup of veterans on basketball of memory of the master of sports Oleg Berestnev, the Nikolaev team won.
- The cup of memory of Oleg Berestnev passed already the ninth time, - the president of National association of veterans of basketball Leonid Prokhorov tells, - it is traditional, for participation in competitions teams of all cities in which veteran basketball is cultivated are invited. Among the invited teams, this year there arrived only team from Kiev.
Competitions lasted 2 days. The winner was determined by a sum of points of two game days.
In the first day of competitions (on July 4), the Nikolaev team had an advantage. It was in the lead with a gap 24 points.
But, next day, the duel had persistent character: one was in the lead that, other team. And as a result, with a difference of only 5 points, the victory was won by our Nikolaev team of veterans of basketball.
Among athletes from team of Nikolaev it is possible to note especially game of the master of sports of Sergey Semagin, Alexander Petrov and Andrey Mekhovykh.
In team of Kiev the master of sports Yury Kosenko and Vladimir Karpukhin caused a stir.