High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! VTB United League Promo-Cup 2008 was the first test run tournament of the VTB United League. The tournament was held during the 2008-09 basketball season in December 2008, at the CSKA Universal Sports Hall in Moscow. The tournament included 8 teams from Russia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Ukraine.CSKA Moscow won the tournament by defeating Khimki Moscow Region in the final. Kiev finished in third place by defeating Dynamo Moscow.
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Alexander Vyukhin was a Russian-Ukrainian professional ice hockey goaltender who last played for Lokomotiv Yaroslavl of the Kontinental Hockey League. He, along with most of his team perished in a tragic 2011 plane crash outside of Yaroslavl.Vyukhin moved from Sverdlovsk to Ukraine as a junior where he would play in both Kharkiv and Kiev. He began his professional career in 1992 with Sokil Kyiv, then in the Russian Superleague. He played 19 seasons in Russia, with Avangard Omsk, Sibir Novosibirsk, Severstal Cherepovets, and Metallurg Novokuznetsk before being transferred to Lokomotiv Yaroslavl during the 2010-2011 season. Vyukhin represented Ukraine in the 1999 IIHF World Championship and in two C-Pool World Championships