Ak Bars Kazan - Metallurg Novokuznetsk  4-2 (2:2, 1:0, 1:0)

First period:
0-1 MNK  4:07  Antonenko,2 (Pankov, Pchelyakov)
1-1 AKB  6:40  Benda,5 (Kvartalnov, Atyushov)
1-2 MNK  8:40  Moskalev,5 (Reshetnikov, Belousov)
2-2 AKB  9:17  Benda,6 (Kvartalnov, Korolyuk)
Second period:
3-2 AKB  8:01  Korolyuk,7 (Kvartalnov, Erofeev)  (pp)
Third period:
4-2 AKB 10:07  Benda,7 (Kvartalnov)

Goaltenders: Tsarev (W,13-3-0) 13/15 - Tarasov (L,5-5-1) 21/25.

Shots:
Ak Bars     7  6 12 -- 25
Metallurg   4  7  4 -- 15

Power play: Ak Bars 1/4, Metallurg 0/3.
November 18. Kazan. Sports Palace. A - 3,800 (3,800).