Basketball Club “Azovmash”


 BC "Azovmash" was founded in 1991, and in 2000 the Mariupol club began its ascent to the peak of success and glory of Ukrainian basketball when A.V. Savchuk headed the Club. In 2002 BC “Azovmash” won bronze medals at the Ukrainian Championship and a year later it became the Champion of Ukraine. For years of its existence the Mariupol club won the National Championship seven times, was a five-time winner of the Ukrainian Basketball Cups, a three-time silver medal-winner and a two-time bronze medal-winner of the Ukrainian Basketball Championships. 

Besides Mariupol basketball players achieved the success at International arena as well: in 2003 basketball team "Azovmash" became the winner of the European “FIBA- Europe Regional Challenge” Cup, and in 2007 – silver medal-winner of FIBA Cup.

The Mariupol club can be proud not only for its achievements on the basketball court but also for its infrastructure as well as the children’s basketball school which trains new generations of talented basketball players. 

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