02 September 2010, Thursday, 19:55
author: Dmitry Slezin | photo: Oleg Yarovikov
Solemn opening of the Presidential Ice Hockey Cup tournament has taken place in Ufa. Before the beginning of the ceremony the quests watched the entertainment show with participation of pop-singers and dancers near the entrance of “Ufa-Arena”. The following picturesque laser show has also become a decoration of the ceremony.
All comers have heard the message of welcome of the President of Bashkortostan, addressed to the participants and guests of the tournament. The President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov has honored the first game of “Salavat Ulaev” with his presence. The honorable guest – the President of the Russian Ice Hockey Federation, legendary goal-keeper Vladislaw Tretyak was also present at the game.