Yerevan Urartu Basketball Club has signed a contract with American basketball player Terry Smith who will take part in the 2016-2017 Russian Super League Championship in the club’s line-up.
Earlier Terry Smith has played for French Asvel and Turkish Sakarya basketball clubs.
Urartu has already signed a contract with the following players; defenders – Amiran Amirkhanov, Artur Khachaturyan, Victor Uskov, Sergey Polukhin, Edgar Babayan, attackers – Michael Poghosyan, Victor Hovsepyan, Andrey Konstantinov, Nikita Zakharov, center players – Marcel Hovsepyan.
The team’s recruitment is still going on and will end in early September.
ANOC press service
In the snatch Poghosyan lifted 97kg and the clean and jerk 120kg
The Armenian delegation will be led by Aram Grigoryan.
Armenia’s team will perform with 10 athletes.
The tournament was held in Sofia