The Petersburg club has strengthened the leadership in the championship
– In the match of the next round of the regular championship of the Continental hockey League’s SKA on home ice in St. Petersburg victory over CSKA Moscow.
The result of the confrontation– 6:3 (2:3, 2:0, 2:0) in favor of the SKA.
In the starting period of the first period, the ice masters have conceded CSKA two goals. The Moscow club, however, quickly bounced back, and soon – even in the middle of the period and took the lead: 3:2.
In the second period, SKA failed two effective attacks. The same in the third and the sixth goal in the match the hosts scored into an empty net.
In the end, the team of Oleg Znarka has completed the match victory. It includes goals scored by Pavel Datsyuk, Nikita Gusev, Maxim Chudinov, Dinar Hafizullah, Evgeny dadonov, Ilya Kovalchuk. Goalscorers CSKA: Alexander Popov, Greg Scott (twice).
This is the third match for military clubs in the current season and so far the most effective. On 9 September the team met in Moscow, the game ended with the score 2:1 in favor of CSKA. Almost a month later, on 6 October, SKA house took a revenge – 2:0.
The next time the teams will play in the regular championship on January 9 in Moscow.
Currently SKA is the leader in the Western conference and in the League overall, he has 82 points. CSKA takes the second place (75).