MOSCOW, May 16. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated country’s basketball club CSKA Moscow with their victory at the 2016 Euroleague Championship.
CSKA Moscow defeated in the final match on Sunday Fenerbahce Istanbul beating the Turkish club in overtime 101-96.
"I congratulate players, coaching staff and club’s staff with the significant and with the champion’s title of the Euroleague Tournament," Putin said in his congratulatory message posted on the Kremlin website. "In the very tense final match the players showed stamina, team unity, the will for victory and won the breathtaking match."