21 March 2016, Monday, 12:18

Salavat Yulaev reached the east finals of Gagarin Cup 2016


UFA, 21 March 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. In Omsk, a decisive match of the eastern semifinal of Gagarin Cup 2016 completed yesterday.

HC Avangard lost to HC Salavat Yulaev (Ufa).

In the first period, Alexander Perezhogin took advantage of the Omsk powerplay — 1: 0.

In the second period the Ufa team seized the initiative and twice hit the net of the goalkeeper Dominique Furh. At first Alexander Soin equalized — 1: 1, and then a throw by Maxim Mayorov put the visitors on top — 2: 1.

The Ufa team won the series with a score of 4: 3 and will meet with HC Metallurg (Magnitogorsk) in the Eastern Conference finals. The first matches will take place in Magnitogorsk on March 23 and 25.