Kazan team ‘Tulpar’ won the championship of Russia in basketball 3×3. The team did not belong to the favourites of the tournament but showed excellent play in Moscow, the Russian Basketball Federation press service reported.
It is noted that Tulpar qualified for the final stage, showing only the 5th result at the preliminary stage, but in Moscow, they showed a perfect play. In the fight for gold, Tulpar beat Energia from St. Petersburg with a score of 15:10. As part of the Kazan team, Maria Popova (the first girl on the left in the photo), scored 7 points. Another 2 were scored by Olesya Nikolenko and 6 by Irina Chekunova.