2002–03 Belarusian Cup

2002–03 Belarusian Cup was the twelfth season of the Belarusian annual football cup competition. Contrary to the league season, it is conducted in a fall-spring rhythm. The first games were played on 7 August 2002. Winners of the Cup qualified for the UEFA Cup Qualifying Round.

2002–03 Belarusian Cup
Country Belarus
Teams31
ChampionsDinamo Minsk
(3rd title)
Runners-upLokomotiv Minsk
Matches played31
Goals scored88 (2.84 per match)
Top goal scorer(s)Artem Kontsevoy
Aleksandr Volovik
(4 goals)

First roundEdit

17 teams joined competition in this round. Six clubs from Second League were drawn against six clubs from First League. Another five First League teams (Darida Minsk Raion, Naftan Novopolotsk, Kommunalnik Slonim, Torpedo-Kadino Mogilev, Khimik Svetlogorsk) advanced to the next round by drawing of lots. The rest of First and Second League teams did not participate in this edition of the Cup. All games were played on 7 August 2002.

7 August 2002 MTZ-RIPO Minsk (III)5 – 0Lida (II)Minsk
Yevseychik   25'
Volovik   27'40'45' (pen.)
Pyatrukovich   90'
Attendance: 500
Referee: Aleksei Kulbakov (Gomel)
7 August 2002 Pinsk-900 (III)1 – 2Lokomotiv Minsk (II)Pinsk
Volodko   43' Kashewski   25'84' Attendance: 500
Referee: Mikhail Arkhipov (Zhodino)
7 August 2002 Veras Nesvizh (III)1 – 3Vedrich-97 Rechitsa (II)Nesvizh
N.Soltan   61' (pen.) Yusipets   5'74'
Demenkovets   41'
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Valeriy Yazevich (Lida)
7 August 2002 Baranovichi (III)0 – 2Neman Mosty (II)Baranovichi
Verbitskiy   72'88' Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Aleksandr Skrob (Stolbtsy)
7 August 2002 Vertikal Kalinkovichi (III)5 – 1Smorgon (II)Kalinkovichi
Luzhkov   11'
Coda   55' (o.g.)
Golovach   79'
Biyazov   84'
Tikhanovsky   88'
Stelmakh   50' Attendance: 2,500
Referee: Nikita Pyreyev (Minsk)

Round of 32Edit

15 winners of previous round were joined by 14 clubs from Premier League. Seven clubs advanced to the next round by drawing of lots (Dinamo Minsk, Dnepr-Transmash Mogilev, Gomel, Molodechno-2000, Torpedo-MAZ Minsk, Lokomotiv Minsk (II), Vertikal Kalinkovichi (III)). The games were played on 18 August 2002.

18 August 2002 MTZ-RIPO Minsk (III)1 – 3Neman GrodnoMinsk
17:00 UTC+3 Volovik   3' Tarashchyk   1'
Turchinovich   45'82'
Stadium: Traktor Stadium
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Vladimir Sukhovarov (Orsha)
18 August 2002 Torpedo-Kadino Mogilev (II)0 – 3Belshina BobruiskMogilev
17:00 UTC+3 Strypeykis   31'
Truhaw   67'69'
Stadium: Torpedo Stadium
Attendance: 300
Referee: Yuriy Maistrov (Fanipol)
18 August 2002 Neman Mosty (II)0 – 1Zvezda-VA-BGU MinskMosty
17:00 UTC+3 Shushkevich   28' Stadium: Neman Stadium
Attendance: 2,700
Referee: Oleg Chikun (Stolbtsy)
18 August 2002 Khimik Svetlogorsk (II)1 – 4Slavia MozyrSvetlogorsk
17:00 UTC+3 Shelukhin   62' Korotkevich   7' (pen.)11'
Balin   24'
Rakovskiy   86'
Stadium: Bumazhnik Stadium
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Valeriy Petrovich (Minsk)
18 August 2002 Kommunalnik Slonim (II)0 – 0 (a.e.t.)
(4 – 5 p)
Lokomotiv-96 VitebskSlonim
17:00 UTC+3 Stadium: Dinamo Stadium
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Mikhail Arkhipov (Zhodino)
Penalties
Volskiy  
Misyuk  
Vorontsov  
Zyulew  
Plyut  
  Sigov
  Grudtsin
  Rodionov
  Schuko
  Vasilchuk
18 August 2002 Darida Minsk Raion (II)0 – 1 (a.e.t.)Dinamo BrestMinsk
17:30 UTC+3 Boyka   119' Stadium: Darida Stadium
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Georgiy Verbitsky (Slonim)
18 August 2002 Vedrich-97 Rechitsa (II)0 – 4BATE BorisovRechitsa
17:30 UTC+3 Byahanski   32'
Kontsevoy   59' (pen.)73'87'
Stadium: Central Stadium
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Bronislav Yasinskiy (Minsk)
18 August 2002 Naftan Novopolotsk (II)0 – 4Shakhtyor SoligorskNovopolotsk
18:00 UTC+3 Trepachkin   36'
Yurevich   42'49'
Sļesarčuks   58'
Stadium: Atlant Stadium
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Aleksandr Chebykin (Minsk)
18 August 2002 Granit Mikashevichi (II)0 – 1Torpedo ZhodinoMikashevichi
18:00 UTC+3 Matveychik   27' Stadium: Granit Stadium
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Viktor Matyushev (Minsk)

Round of 16Edit

The games were played on 15 September 2002.

15 September 2002 Dinamo Brest2 – 3 (a.e.t.)Belshina BobruiskBrest
16:00 UTC+3 Denisenya   16'
Prokopyuk   87'
Karolik   50'
Baltrushevich   58' (pen.)   113'
Stadium: OSK Brestsky
Attendance: 1,000
Referee: Aleksandr Ryomin (Minsk)
15 September 2002 Zvezda-VA-BGU Minsk0 – 0 (a.e.t.)
(2 – 4 p)
Neman GrodnoMinsk
16:00 UTC+3 Stadium: Traktor Stadium
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Mikhail Arkhipov (Zhodino)
Penalties
Akulich  
Makar  
Labetskiy  
Bylina  
  Kovalevich
  Radushko
  Hintaw
  Lyubchuk
15 September 2002 Lokomotiv-96 Vitebsk5 – 3Molodechno-2000Vitebsk
16:00 UTC+3 Rodionov   28'56'59'
V.Aleshchenko   54'
Karpaw   67'
Sysoy   9'
Azarenok   58'74'
Stadium: Dinamo Stadium
Attendance: 1,500
Referee: Sergey Shmolik (Brest)
15 September 2002 Shakhtyor Soligorsk0 – 1Dinamo MinskSoligorsk
16:15 UTC+3 Vodovozov   86' Stadium: Stroitel Stadium
Attendance: 1,600
Referee: Vladimir Sukhovarov (Orsha)
15 September 2002 Lokomotiv Minsk (II)1 – 0Slavia MozyrMinsk
16:30 UTC+3 Denisyuk   67' Stadium: Lokomotiv Stadium
Attendance: 800
Referee: Konstantin Daylid (Brest)
15 September 2002 BATE Borisov3 – 0Torpedo-MAZ MinskBorisov
17:00 UTC+3 Byahanski   8'
Kontsevoy   81'
Likhtarovich   85'
Stadium: City Stadium
Attendance: 3,000
Referee: Yuriy Kuntsevich (Grodno)
15 September 2002 Torpedo Zhodino0 – 2Dnepr-Transmash MogilevZhodino
17:00 UTC+3 Patskevich   5'
Razhkow   67'
Stadium: Torpedo Stadium
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Bronislav Yasinskiy (Minsk)
15 September 2002 Vertikal Kalinkovichi (III)0 – 2GomelKalinkovichi
17:00 UTC+3 Danilaw   18'
Bliznyuk   57'
Stadium: City Stadium
Attendance: 3,500
Referee: Valeriy Yazevich (Lida)

QuarterfinalsEdit

The games were played on 22 April 2003.

22 April 2003 Lokomotiv Minsk3 – 2 (a.e.t.)Dnepr-Transmash MogilevMinsk
15:00 UTC+3 Lukashevich   6' (pen.)
Rogovik   43'
Shvydakow   105'
D.Kalachow   51'
Pyschur   86'
Stadium: Lokomotiv Stadium
Attendance: 800
Referee: Yuriy Kuntsevich (Grodno)
22 April 2003 Lokomotiv Vitebsk (II)1 – 2GomelVitebsk
16:30 UTC+3 Praslov   82' Sulymenko   61'
Ivanov   85'
Stadium: Dinamo Stadium
Attendance: 4,000
Referee: Aleksandr Chebykin (Minsk)
22 April 2003 Belshina Bobruisk2 – 1Neman GrodnoBobruisk
17:00 UTC+3 Danilyuk   17'
Denisenya   47'
Tarashchyk   19' Stadium: Spartak Stadium
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Valery Vyalichka (Minsk)
22 April 2003 BATE Borisov0 – 1Dinamo MinskBorisov
17:30 UTC+3 Zlatinov   53' Stadium: City Stadium
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Vladimir Sukhovarov (Orsha)

SemifinalsEdit

The first legs were played on 8 May 2003. The second legs were played on 16 May 2003.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
Lokomotiv Minsk 4–3 Belshina Bobruisk 3–0 1–3
Gomel 0–2 Dinamo Minsk 0–0 0–2

First legEdit

8 May 2003 Lokomotiv Minsk3 – 0Belshina BobruiskMinsk
16:00 UTC+3 Afonasenko   10'
Denisyuk   58' (pen.)66' (pen.)
Stadium: Lokomotiv Stadium
Attendance: 1,200
Referee: Sergey Shmolik (Brest)
8 May 2003 Gomel0 – 0Dinamo MinskGomel
17:00 UTC+3 Stadium: Luch Stadium
Attendance: 5,000
Referee: Yuriy Kuntsevich (Grodno)

Second legEdit

16 May 2003 Belshina Bobruisk3 – 1
(3 – 4 agg.)
Lokomotiv MinskBobruisk
17:30 UTC+3 Denisenya   10'
Hancharyk   18'
Kondrashuk   53'
Shvydakow   25' Stadium: Spartak Stadium
Attendance: 2,000
Referee: Sergey Shmolik (Brest)
16 May 2003 Dinamo Minsk2 – 0
(2 – 0 agg.)
GomelMinsk
18:30 UTC+3 Razhkow   26'78' Stadium: Dinamo Stadium
Attendance: 900
Referee: Yuriy Kuntsevich (Grodno)

FinalEdit

Dinamo Minsk2 – 0Lokomotiv Minsk
M.Tsyhalka   53'58' Report
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Andrey Zhukov (Minsk)

DINAMO:
GK 1   Yury Tsyhalka
RB 2   Yan Tsiharaw
CB 3   Andriy Raspopov
CB 6   Raman Kirenkin
LB 5   Kiril Pavlyuchek
DM 9   Syarhey Kavalchuk (c)
RM 10   Ihar Razhkow   83'
LM 4   Andrey Milewski
AM 7   Petar Zlatinov   25'
FW 8   Vital Valadzyankow   65'   86'
FW 11   Maksim Tsyhalka   77'
Substitutes:
GK 12   Ruslan Kapantsow
FW 13   Kirill Andreyenko
MF 14   Viktor Sokol   83'
FW 15   Mikalay Ryndzyuk   86'
MF 16   Yury Vodovozov
FW 17   Sergei Kornilenko   77'
DF 18   Anton Rabtsaw
Manager:
  Georgi Gyurov

LOKOMOTIV:
GK 1   Vital Makawchyk
RB 3   Yawhen Linyow
CB 8   Georgi Berianidze
CB 2   Cristovao Trombin   63'
LB 6   Dmitry Rogovik
RM 7   Dmitry Denisyuk
CM 5   Andrey Lukashevich   26'   46'
CM 4   Sergey Kabelskiy (c)
LM 9   Mihail Litvinchuk   27'   46'
AM 10   Aleksandr Afonasenko
FW 11   Mikalay Shvydakow
Substitutes:
GK 12   Aleksandr Kotlyarov
MF 13   Alyaksandr Mikhnavets   67'   46'
MF 14   Mikalay Kashewski   46'
DF 15   Sergey Polyakov   63'
DF 16   Syarhey Khaletski
FW 17   Dzmitry Asipenka
MF 18   Zaza Kvekveskiri
Manager:
  Anatoliy Yurevich

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