26 August 2015, Wednesday, 10:32

HC Salavat Yulaev started new KHL championship with defeat


UFA, 26 August 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. HC Salavat Yulaev (Ufa) lost the first match of the eighth championship of the Kontinental Hockey League. In Omsk the players of Anatoly Emelin yielded to HC Avangard — 2:4.

Denis Khlystov opened the scoring in the eighth minute — 1:0 in favour of Ufa.

However, the visitors failed the second period — 0:3.

Sami Lepistё early in the third period took advantage of the penalty — 2: 3. But then Ufa players gave up a goal — 2:4 snf to the end of the match did not manage to realize their favourable moments.

The next match HC Salavat Yulaev will hold against HC Barys in Astana on August 27.