Ak Bars Kazan - Salavat Yulaev Ufa  4-3 (0:1, 1:1, 3:1)

First period:
0-1 SAL  6:49  Samokhvalov,3 (Artyushin)
Second period:
1-1 AKB  0:16  Zaripov,6 (Tsyplakov)
1-2 SAL 10:02  Kukhtinov,4 (Zavarukhin)  (pp)
Third period:
1-3 SAL  5:19  Gorshkov,4 (Volkov, Baranov)
2-3 AKB  5:42  Fedorov,4 (Vishnyakov, Platonov)
3-3 AKB 11:45  Zaripov,7 (Tsyplakov, Chupin)
4-3 AKB 16:26  Tsyplakov,12 (Chupin, Balmin)  (sh)

Goaltenders: Yachanov (W,3-3-1) 20/23, Mezin (56:26-56:30) 0/0 - Nikolaev (L,2-4-1) 15/19.

Shots:
Ak Bars   4 10  5 -- 19
Salavat   5  8 10 -- 23

Power play: Ak Bars 0/6, Salavat 1/5.
December 10. Kazan. Sports Palace. A - 3,800 (3,800).