24 August 2016, Wednesday, 12:28

Salavat Yulaev won difficult victory at start of 9th KHL season


UFA, 24 August 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Dmitry Slezin/. The opening match of the 9th Championship of the Kontinental Hockey League between HC Salavat Yulaev and HC Severstal Cherepovets ended in Ufa yesterday. The home team won in a bitter struggle — 3: 2.

The goal was scored firstly by Alexander Loginov, then by Stepan Khripunov and Konstantin Korneev in the third period during the power play.

The next match HC Salavat Yalev will hold against SKA in St. Petersburg on August 25.