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It is the fifth time when VTB Arena Park project and International Student Basketball League (ISBL) are arranging a traditional streetball tournament “VTB Arena Open” in celebration of the Russian Students Day. The tournament will have a 3х3 format for the second year in a row. The main prize to the winner of this tournament traditionally will be the tickets to the Euroleague Final Four which will take place in Istanbul this year. Together with the tournament for student, there will be a VIP tournament for politicians, businessmen, sports stars, pop stars, actors and musicians. Last year, the list of participants of the students’ basketball festival included Vice Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Arkady Dvorkovich, an outstanding basketball player and President of Russian Basketball Federation Andrey Kirilenko, Minister of Energy Alexander Novak, CSKA basketball player Andrey Vorontsevich, actor Gosha Kutsenko, an outstanding gymnast and Olympic champion Alexey Nemov, track athlete and Olympic champion Andrey Silnov, famous basketball players of the past Lazar Papandopulo and Alexey Savrasenko. Some of them were even playing in one team together with their children. “The last year tournament with its interesting battles as well as many beautiful and impressive moments gave the spectators a lot of positive emotions and proved that our choice of the tournament format was absolutely right. We have managed to arrange a real basketball festival for all kinds of students: former students, current students and future students. We hope that the same festive mood will be on the basketball pitch this time as well!” noted the head of ISBL, Senior Vice President of VTB Bank and the head of VTB Arena Park project Andrei Peregoudov.
Tournament date: January 28, 2017.
Location: Moscow, Skladochnaya Str., Building 1, Section 1, Business Park “STANKOLIT”.