Rus News Journal

« Salavat Yulaev » has moved in a series against « Ak the Leopard » 3:0

« Ak the Leopard » has arrived to Ufa with a terrifying indicator. After two house matches of an abacus in chetvertfinalnoj series was 0:2 in advantage « Salavat ». To win back such advantage at the rival, which in what does not concede arhislozhno. But, as it is known, there is nothing impossible. And coaches of the teams after games in Kazan said that for such clubs does not matter where to play visitors or at home. The unique factor which defines the winner – errors. Who more them will admit that and will lose. In Kazan is more often it did « leopards ». But in Ufa they to themselves could not allow such luxury.

For the time being it was possible to do it. The first period has passed without the hammered washers. But thus commands have created a great lot of the dangerous moments. However goalkeepers gained every time. The ice palace of Ufa in the beginning of the second period has blown up in an applause. proshkin from a dark blue line has punched precisely. However « leopards » have coped with an impact and have organised reciprocal attack. Long attack has come to the end with a capture of gate. Janne Pesonen has restored balance. The third twenty minutes became benefit performance of citizens of Kazan and personally Petri Vehanena. They have shown that are able to play rigid, « total » hockey. And the goalkeeper « leopards » operated above any praises. But also the Ufa guard of gate of Ersberg did not give itself a weak point. So business has reached an overtime. And there again has carried « to Salavat ». Ilya Nikulin was mistaken in an average zone, and ufimtsy it have used and have brought matters to the thrown washer, 2:1 in a match and 3:0 in a series.

Thus « Salavat » in a step from an exit in the ending of East conference, and « Ak the Leopard » next Tuesday on March, 15th can already say goodbye to a champion rank.