Browse Tag

georgian basketball player

Georgian Basketball National Federation and President of Georgia responded to Tornike Shengelia’s decision on moving to CSKA Moscow

4 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Russian basketball powerhouse CSKA Moscow has officially announced the signing of Tornike Shengelia to a three-year deal. Georgian national basketball team player left the Spanish team Baskonia after 6 years. Georgian Basketball National Federation has echoed Tornike Shengelia’s decision and wished him luck, but the President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili called Shengelia’s decision regrettable. The hardest part of the transfer was the buy-out negotiations between CSKA and Baskonia. Shengelia just finished a successful season with Baskonia that resulted in the club’s first ACB League title in 10 years. Since 2014, when he left the NBA, “Toko” has emerged as a…

Read More »

Georgian Basketball National Federation and President of Georgia responded to Tornike Shengelia’s decision on moving to CSKA Moscow

4 mins read

The FINANCIAL — Russian basketball powerhouse CSKA Moscow has officially announced the signing of Tornike Shengelia to a three-year deal. Georgian national basketball team player left the Spanish team Baskonia after 6 years. Georgian Basketball National Federation has echoed Tornike Shengelia’s decision and wished him luck, but the President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili called Shengelia’s decision regrettable. The…