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BC Arsenal Tula (Russian: бк Арсенал Тула) is a basketball club based in Tula, Russia. The club currently plays in the Russian Super League 2, the third tier in Russia.[1]

Arsenal Tula
Arsenal Tula logo
LeaguesSuper League 2
Founded1997; 22 years ago (1997)
HistoryBK Arsenal
(1997–present)
ArenaArena Sports Hall
Capacity2,500
LocationTula, Russia
Departments of Arsenal Tula
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Football Basketball

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The club was founded in 1997 as BK Arsenal and used the licence of CSK VSS Samara. In its debut season, the club had great success as it ended in third place in the Russian Super League A. Despite the good results, the club was also in financial trouble in all its Super League years. In the 2004–05 season, Arsenal finally withdrew from the top division.

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