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The tenth open basketball championship dedicated to the memory of Gennady Meshcheryakov, President of the Basketball Federation of the city of Severomorsk, has ended in the Northern Fleet.

The closing ceremony took place at the Start universal sports and training complex. The Olympic champion of the USSR in basketball in 1988 Sergei Tarakanov and the daughter of Gennady Meshcheryakov took part in it.

Competitions were held between the teams of the main associations, formations and military units of the fleet, as well as civilian institutions of closed administrative-territorial entities of the Murmansk region.

According to the rules of the championship, the teams were divided into two divisions.

In the first division, the Most-City team of the Kola district of the Murmansk region won gold. “Silver” went to the Northern Fleet headquarters and management team “Northern Bears”, and the bronze awards were given to the Severomorsk city team “Sever-basketball”, which included former servicemen of the Northern Fleet.

In the second division, the first place was taken by the “Crab” team of the submarine formation, the second – by the basketball players of the “Albatross-2” team of the Kola flotilla of heterogeneous forces, and the third – by the “Rescuer” team of the search and rescue department.

Basketball player Valery Magan from Most City was named the best player in the championship, his brother Denis won the overhead throws championship, and Anton Gordeev from the North-basketball team won the three-point throws competition.

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