About the League
6th annual international junior hockey tournament Black Sea Cup came to an end in Sochi. Team Russia Red celebrated victory beating Team Russia White in the final game.
Team Russia Red won 4-3 in overtime. The teams were feeling each other out in the opening period of play and finally broke the deadlock six minutes into the second stanza. Dmitry Semykin and Danil Savunov put Team Russia White up 2-0. Two minutes later Zakhar Shablovsky got a goal back for Team Red as he converted on a powerplay. Soon after that Nikita Rtischev tied the game up.
Early in the third period Nikita Rozhkov put Team White back in the lead. Unfortunately for them, they got a penalty right after that and Vladislav Mikhailov pounced on the opportunity, tying the game for the second time. It went to 5-minute 3-on-3 overtime. Mikhailov scored the game-winning goal three minutes into the extra frame to win the tournament for Team Russia Red.
Team Belarus came in third at the tournament as they beat Team Latvia in the bronze medal game. Alexander Khovanov led Black Sea Cup with 6 points (2 goals, 4 assists). Grigory Denisenko finished on top of the tournament with three goals.
Team Russia White – Team Russia Red – 3-4 ОТ (0-0, 2-2, 1-1, 0-1)
1-0 Semykin (Zhilyakov, Platonov) 23-25 PPG
2-0 Savunov (Voronkov, Zhilyakov) 25-30
2-1 Shavlovsky (Marchenko, Khovanov) 27-20 PPG
2-2 Rtischev (Sorkin) 29-02
3-2 Rozhkov (Unassisted) 45-01
3-3 Mikhailov (Tyutyayev) 47-08 PPG
3-4 Mikhailov (Tyutyayev) 62-17
Shots on goal: 16-31
Penalty Minutes: 44-26
Goaltenders: Miftakhov - Nosov
Team Russia White
Valitov - Alanov, Stepanov - Voronkov – Savunov
Semykin - Zhilyakov, Sulev - Platonov – Kizimov
Goloschapov - Zhuravlyov, Denezhkin - Komissarov – Rozhkov
Gritsyuk – R. Badanin - Kruglov
Team Russia Red
Babintsev - Misyul, Denisenko - Khovanov – Shablovsky
Brinkman - Galenyuk, Marchenko - Zhuk – Ibragimov
Gryaznov - Zorkin, Tyutyayev - Mikhailov – Zakharov
Vaschenko, Dariyn - Sorkin - Rtischev