Khimki keeps Slava Zaytsev with two-year extension

2019-06-26T13:11:40+00:00 2019-06-26T13:11:40+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

26/Jun/19 13:11

Slava Zaytsev will remain Moscow bound through the 2020-21 season.

By Eurohoops team /

Khimki Moscow Region agreed to a contract extension that goes through the 2020-21 season with guard Slava Zaytsev.

29-year-old Zaytsev averaged 1.8 points in 15 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague contests last season, his third with Khimki.

He helped the team reach the VTB League Finals for the third consecutive season and won the competition’s Slam Dunk contest.

Zaytsev has played for Enisey Krasnoyarsk and Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd before returning to Khimki in 2016 after first joining the youth teams of the club at the beginning of his career.


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