Salavat Yulaev will fight with the host team in the Spengler Cup semi-final
At the Spengler Cup participants of matches were defined to be played on December 29.
Salavat Yulaev will have a duel with the host of the tournament — Davos team. It became known after results of matches on December 28, where HC Vitkovice Steel won Fribour — 2:1, and Davos overplayed German Mannheim — 6:2.
Thus, Czech Vitkovice (it will play with the winner of pair Davos — Salavat Yulaev) and the national team of Canada (will play with the winner of the pair Fribour — Mannheim) automatically got to the Cup Semi-Final.
Standings of the teams are the following:
Group Torriani: 1. Vitkovice — 4 points; 2. Fribour — 3; Salavat Yulaev — 2.
Group Kattani: 1. National team of Canada — 4 points; Davos — 3; Mannheim — 2.