Dmitry Khvostov in Zenit!
Point guard signed three-year contract with the club.
Last season, in the Eurocup for 22.5 minutes on the floor, Dmitry scored 5.9 points, 2.2 rebounds and 3.3 assists. Point guard played 14 games in total. In the VTB United League in 21 meetings, the point guard had 5.8 points, 1.8 rebounds and 4 assists. Dmitry spent 21.5 minutes on the floor. In addition, Khvostov ranks second in the total number of asissts (404) in the Eurocup's history.
As a member of the Russian national team, he played at the European Championships of 2011 in Lithuania and at the London Olympics and won bronze medals at both tournaments. In 2017, together with the main team of the country, he entered the top four teams of Eurobasket. Took part in all matches of World Cup 2019 qualification.
Director general of BC Zenit Alexander Tserkovny:
— Dmitry Khvostov is the best Russian point guard at the moment. He perfectly organizes and controls the game, is able to enhance protection. Now he is successfully recovering from injury and having an individual program, and in August, together with the team, he will start the pre-season preparation, in order to be fully prepared for the start of the season.
Point guard of BC Zenit Dmitry Khvostov:
— Hello to all fans! I am glad to have the opportunity to play in Petersburg, in this club!
Zenit is a disciplined team that can get out of difficult situations, which they proved last season.
I want to thank the Director general Alexander Tserkovny and the head coach Joan Plaza for the invitation and confidence, especially in my situation. Ready with new forces to return to the floor and to do my best.
Zenit welcomes Dmitry in St. Petersburg!