Khimki will increase arena capacity to 5.000

ImageKhimki decided to start renovating theirs arena and increase its capacity to 5000 to fulfill Euroleague's current capacity criteria. As the club's Director, Viktor Bychkov confirmed the works in the arena will start soon which will increase the arena's capacity from 3500 which is at this moment to 5000.

Then, in the second phase of the project, immediately after the end of 2009/10 season the arena will be closed and works will start to add a new stand which will increase the capacity to a total of 6000.