Metallurg Novokuznetsk - Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk  2-5 (1:2, 1:2, 0:1)

First period:
0-1 NEF  3:44  Voevodin,2 (Kasianov)
0-2 NEF  8:38  Muratov,2 (Smirnov, Yakhanov)
1-2 MNK 18:33  Nikolaev,3 (Belousov)  (pp)
Second period:
1-3 NEF  1:15  Baranov,1 (Bardin, Bobkin)
2-3 MNK  9:55  Koledaev,1 (Danilov)
2-4 NEF 12:51  Szechny,2 (Vakhrushev)
Third period:
2-5 NEF  8:02  Vakhrushev,3 (Kasianov, Voevodin)  (pp)

Goaltenders: Shabanov (L,3-3-2) 16/21, Tarasov (8:21 third) 3/3 - Zvyagin (W,6-5-0) 27/29.

Shots:
Metallurg    12 13  4 -- 29
Neftekhimik  11  8  5 -- 24

Power play: Metallurg 1/6, Neftekhimik 1/5.
October 15. Novokuznetsk. Kuznetsk Metallurgist's Sports Palace. A - 7,250 (8,040).