Salavat Yulaev hockey players won the first victory in the current season
UFA, 31 August 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/.
In Ufa, the first match of the hockey season of the Kontinental Hockey League ended. Ufa Swede Andreas Engqvist opened the score in the match of Salavat Yulaev against HC Ugra (Khanty-Mansiysk), followed by Egor Dubrovsky and Igor Grigorenko in the first period.
In the second period the visitors reduced the gap to one goal — 2: 3. But Grigorenko scored twice and it was the first victory of Salavat Yulaev in the current championship.
On the first day of the autumn the Ufa team will meet with Automobilist (Yekaterinburg) on the home ice.