UMMC Ekaterinburg wins Euroleague and Russian championship
UMMC Ekaterinburg won the European tournament for the 6th time in its history. Previously the team won the Euroleague in 2003, 2013, 2016, 2018 and 2019. UMMC forward Breanna Stewart was named MVP of the Euroleague Final Four. Her per game average in this season’s final tournament was 14.5 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists.
In addition to this success, UMMC Ekaterinburg won a new title of Russian champion, as in the play-off games of the national championship they beat Dynamo Kursk dry and became the 15th Russian champion for the 13th time in a row.
At the end of the tournament Breanna Stewart was named MVP of the Russian Premier-League.
The symbolic group of five best players in Russia also includes: Courtney Vandersloot (best point guard), Alba Torrens (best small forward) and Maria Vedeeva (best center).
UMMC Ekaterinborg thus ends the 2020-2021 season with a hat-trick with the victory in the Supercup of the Russian Basketball Federation (RBF) and two titles of Russian and Euroleague champions.