The U18 Russian national ice hockey team defeated the Canadian team (Vostok) 5: 1 in the opening match at the World Challenge Cup, which takes place in the Canadian Truro.
As part of the Russian team washers scored Alexander Romanov (16th and 43rd minutes), Grigory Denisenko (20) and Ivan Morozov (33, 59).
In the next meeting at the tournament, Alexander Zybin's wards will play against the Swiss team on December 12.
Chelyabinsk region in the national team is defender Peter Yasinsky ("White Bears") and striker Nikita Rozhkov ("Steel Foxes"). In addition, the application team includes a pupil of Chelyabinsk hockey Nikita Ohotyuk, now serving in the Canadian club "Ottawa 67"
Six teams participate in the World Challenge Cup, which are divided into two groups. Group A is played by teams from Russia, Canada (East) and Switzerland. Group B consists of teams of the United States, Canada (West) and the Czech Republic. The winners of the groups directly go to the semi-finals, the remaining four teams cross-play against each other and determine the other two semi-finalists.
We will add, soon the Southern Urals will take the most important world tournament among junior hockey teams. From 19 to 29 April in Chelyabinsk and Magnitogorsk will host the World Hockey Championship among juniors. Team Russia U18 will play in the group "B". The rivals of the Russians will be the teams of Finland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and France. In the "A" group will play teams of the United States, Sweden, Canada, Switzerland and Belarus.
On December 1, the sale of season tickets for the World Hockey Championship among juniors was opened. Subscriptions are divided into 3 groups: all games of one team in the preliminary stage in groups, games for the final series (quarterfinals, semi-finals, the match for third place and the final) and the final day games (match for third place and final). The price of season tickets is from 440 rubles. With the purchase of subscriptions fans can save 10 to 20% of the cost of tickets. The price of tickets for individual games will vary from 100 to 1000 rubles depending on the time, sector and game. On separate games tickets will go on sale on January 1. You can buy tickets and tickets at the ticket site of the championship, at the ticket offices of the ice arenas "Tractor" and "Metallurg", on the sites of hockey clubs "Tractor" and "Metallurg (Magnitogorsk)", in the City entertainment cash desks, kassy.ru and kassir.ru .