The head of the Russian basketball Federation (RBF), Andrei Kirilenko said that the Executive Committee of the organization decided not to determine the winner and runners completed ahead of schedule of the championship of Russia.
The whole situation with the pandemic, with the early end of the Championships, with unequal number of games was very uncertain. We could not make the decision, not previously discussed this issue with everyone.
— VTB United League gave us his classification without determining the champion, and then we appealed to the Ministry of sport received a clear answer. The Executive Committee of the RBF approved the classification in which the champion is not determined, as there is no criterion by which we can determine this champion. I note that the men’s champion is not defined in any of the divisions of the championship of Russia, — said Kirilenko.
We will remind, on March 27, the VTB United League has announced the early completion of season 2019/20 because of the threat of the spread of coronavirus adding that the winner will not be determined.
Note that at the end of the tournament leader at the table was Khimki Moscow region, won a total of 18 wins in 19 matches.