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October 17, 2021

‘Energy Workers’ and ‘Innovators’ Team Play Basketball Game at REW 2021

Russian Energy Week concluded with the Skolkovo Energy Game friendly basketball match.
The ‘Energy Workers’ team beat the ‘Innovators’ team with a score of 72:60. The winners included 2007 European basketball champion Alexei Savrasenko and Gazprom Neft Deputy CEO and Olympic fencing champion Pavel Kolobkov. Russian Federal Forest Agency Director Ivan Sovetnikov played for the ‘Innovators’ team, which was coached by world and European championships winner Igor Kudelin.
“Several prominent businessmen, politicians, and athletes played in the match. There was a feisty, but friendly atmosphere on the court. I believe that there should be more such meetings,” Savrasenko said. “The format of this meeting resembled an all-star match. I would like to point out that the skills of the players and the level of the game was quite solid,” Kudelin said.
Russian national freestyle wrestling team head coach Dzambolat Tedeyev and Olympic freestyle wrestling champion Khadzhimurad Magomedov took part in the awards ceremony. The match was organized by the Skolkovo basketball club with the support of the Roscongress Sport Club.
Russian Energy Week was held in Moscow on 13–15 October. The Forum was organized by the Roscongress Foundation, the Russian Ministry of Energy, and the Moscow Government.