Andrey Vorontsevich aims at the record!

19.06.2017
(photo: M. Serbin, cskabasket.com)
One of our team veterans Andrey Vorontsevich (29 y.o., 207 cm) signed new 3-year contract.

The player moved to CSKA in 2006 and now has a chance to match Andrey Lopatovs record who played here for 14 consecutive seasons (1976-90). In total games played Vorontsevich trails only to Victor Khryapa 555 vs 570, he is fifth in points scored (3522) and second in rebounds (2071). The forward is also among the leaders in three-point percentage (42%).

Dimitris Itoudis, CSKA head coach:
Vorontsevich is a moder power forward, Russian player who is important for us. He played for CSKA for 11 years, he knows how the club works, adopted the system. Andrey is in good age for the athlete, we believe we will see his best basketball next years. I wish him to stay healthy. I am happy that we continue working together.

Andrey Vorontsevich, CSKA forward:
I am glad to stay with the club. I played for 11 years here, CSKA is a home for me. It is an honor and pride to me the Army Man. I want to say thank you to the coaching staff, management and our owner Nornickel for believeing in me. Our history continues and I am sure that we have many big victories ahead.