Russian Basketball Cup

The Russian Basketball Cup is the primary professional national domestic basketball cup competition of Russia.

Russian Basketball Cup
Russian Basketball cup 2011-03-19.JPG
The Russian Cup trophy
CountryRussia Russia
Most recent
(2nd title)
Most titlesCSKA Moscow
(4 titles)
VTB United League


The first cup tournament took place in the year 2000. Since the year 2003, the competition has been held annually.

Final FoursEdit

Year Winner Runner-up Semifinalists City MVP
1999–2000 Lokomotiv Mineralnye Vody Spartak Saint Petersburg Ural Great (3rd) Dinamo-Avtodor Volgograd (4th) Sochi N/A
2002–03 UNICS CSKA Moscow Ural Great Khimki Ekaterinburg N/A
2003–04 Ural Great CSKA Moscow UNICS (3rd) Khimki (4th) Perm N/A
2004–05 CSKA Moscow UNICS Dynamo Moscow (3rd) Khimki (4th) Moscow N/A
2005–06 CSKA Moscow Khimki UNICS (3rd) Triumph Lyubertsy (4th) Khimki   Theo Papaloukas
2006–07 CSKA Moscow UNICS Dynamo Moscow Triumph Lyubertsy Kazan   Alexey Savrasenko
2007–08 Khimki CSKA Moscow UNICS Dynamo Moscow Vidnoye   Maciej Lampe
2008–09 UNICS Dynamo Moscow CSKA Moscow (3rd) Triumph Lyubertsy (4th) Lyubertsy   Krešimir Lončar
2009–10 CSKA Moscow UNICS Spartak Saint Petersburg (3rd) Khimki (4th) Moscow   Victor Khryapa
2010–11[a] Spartak Saint Petersburg Nizhny Novgorod Enisey Krasnoyarsk (3rd) Lokomotiv Kuban (4th) Krasnoyarsk   Pero Antić
2011–12[b] Krasnye Krylia Spartak Primorye Spartak Saint Petersburg (3rd) Ural Ekaterinburg (4th) Samara   Brion Rush
2012–13 Krasnye Krylia Spartak Saint Petersburg Spartak Primorye (3rd) Enisey Krasnoyarsk (4th) Vladivostok   Aaron Miles
2013–14 UNICS Lokomotiv Kuban Khimki Krasny Oktyabr Kazan, Krasnodar   Drew Goudelock
2014–15[c] Novosibirsk Dynamo Moscow Spartak Primorye (3rd) Krasnye Krylia (4th) Novosibirsk   Sergey Tokarev
2015–16[c] Parma Zenit Saint Petersburg Temp-SUMZ-UGMK (3rd) Samara (4th) Moscow   Alexander Vinnik
2016–17[c] Novosibirsk Sakhalin Parma (3rd) Temp-SUMZ-UGMK (4th) Ekaterinburg   Sergey Tokarev
2017–18[c] Lokomotiv Kuban Nizhny Novgorod Novosibirsk (3rd) Irkut (4th) Krasnodar   Dmitry Kulagin
2018–19[c] Parma Nizhny Novgorod Novosibirsk (3rd) Spartak Saint Petersburg (4th) Nizhny Novgorod   Alexander Platunov
2019–20[c] Samara Temp-SUMZ-UGMK Revda Vostok-65 (3rd) Uralmash (4th) Nizhny Novgorod   Vladimir Pichurkov
  1. ^ In the 2010–11 season, 4 teams of the PBL did not participate in the Cup: CSKA Moscow, Dynamo Moscow, Khimki, and UNICS.[1]
  2. ^ In the 2011–12 season, 5 teams of the PBL did not participate in the Cup: CSKA Moscow, Enisey, Khimki, Lokomotiv-Kuban and UNICS.
  3. ^ a b c d e f From the 2014–15 competition and onwards, teams were only allowed to play with Russian players; which led to the withdrawals of most of the top tier Russian teams.[2]

Performance by clubEdit

Russian Basketball Cup 2012–2013
Club Winners Runners-up Winning years Runner-up years
  CSKA Moscow 4 3 2004–05, 2005–06, 2006–07, 2009–10 2002–03, 2003–04, 2007–08
  UNICS 3 3 2002–03, 2008–09, 2013–14 2004–05, 2006–07, 2009–10
  Lokomotiv Kuban 2 1 1999–00, 2017–18 2013–14
  Krasnye Krylia 2 2011–12, 2012–13
  Novosibirsk 2 2014–15, 2016–17
  Parma Basket 2 2015–16, 2018–19
  Spartak Saint Petersburg 1 2 2010–11 1999–00, 2012–13
  Khimki 1 1 2007–08 2005–06
  Ural Great 1 2003–04
Samara 1 2019–20
  Nizhny Novgorod 3 2010–11, 2017–18, 2018–19
  Dynamo Moscow 2 2008-09, 2014–15
  Spartak Primorye 1 2011–12
  Zenit Saint Petersburg 1 2015–16
  Sakhalin 1 2016–17

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Хомичюс: интерес к Кубку не пропадёт ни у команд, ни у фанатов (in Russian). 29 October 2010. Retrieved 30 October 2010.
  2. ^ Европейцев: только российские баскетболисты смогут играть в Кубке России (Only Russian players can play in the Cup Competition)

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