BC Spartak has signed new agreements with the following players: Andrey Koscheev, Evgeny Fidiy, Evgeny Voityuk and Alexander Matveev. They all had contracts with our club last season, and the agreements were completed at the end of the season.
New contracts are for one year. All these players are the players of the main team. We remind that Andrei Koshcheev spent last season in the first team. Evgeny Fidiy and Evgeny Voityuk were involved in the first tea...
Today, at the main arena of sport complex on Krestovsky island, the head coach of Spartak Gundars Vetra and the president of BC Spartak Alexander Uritsky answered the journalists ' questions.
- Gundars, why had you accepted the offer to become the head coach of Spartak known that the budget of the club in the coming season will not be as «ambitious», as in past years?
- Here are a few reasons. Spartak is the club with great traditi...
Today the coach from Latvia Gundars Vetra signed a contract with BC Spartak. The agreement was signed by scheme 1+1.
The coaching staff will also include a Latvian Martins Zibarts, Evgeny Kisurin, acting head coach of the main Spartak’s team at the end of last season and who previously headed the Spartak-2 and Anton Yudin, who worked as a coach of the main team during the previous two seasons.
Gundars Vetra was born in May 22, 1967, in the Latvian city Ventspils. He is the honored master of sports of the USSR. As a player of the national team of the Soviet Union he became the bronze medalist of the 1989 European championship and the silver medalist of the 1990 World championship. As a player of CSKA he became Russian champion in 1995-1996, 1998-2000.
Nikita Kurbanov and our club agreed to terminate the contract of the player with our club. The player will continue his career in another club. We thank Nikita and his agent Sergei Tarakanov for understanding the current financial situation in Spartak, we say forward thanks for the last season and the contribution he made to the achievements of the team and we wish him success at the basketball field and in all spheres of life.
Nikita Kurbanov became the player of Spartak in 2012 and was the part of our team during the season 2012-2013. Kurbanov also played in our club in the 2008-2009 season. As a player of Spartak Kurbanov has won the bronze medal of the Russian championships and the silver medal of the Russian Cup.
Spartak and Janis Strelnieks came to the agreement about termination of the contract which the player had with our club. The player will continue his career in the Ukrainian club Budivelnik. We thank Janis per game in the uniform of Spartak and wish him good luck in everything and everywhere in the present and future time!
Janis Strelnieks had become the player of Spartak in 2011 and was the part of our team during the seasons 2011-2012 and 2012-2013. With Spartak Strelnieks won the bronze medal of the Russian championships, the silver and bronze medals of the Russian Cup.