Mechel Chelyabinsk - Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk  1-6 (0:3, 1:1, 0:2)

First period:
0-1 NEF  9:43  Muratov,7 (Titov)
0-2 NEF 12:16  Tsulygin,2 (Mikhailov, Kasianov)
0-3 NEF 16:34  Kraev,1 (Rassolko)
Second period:
1-3 MEC 13:33  Varitsky,11 (Solomatov)  (pp)
1-4 NEF 16:36  Vakhrushev,7 (Titov, Kasianov)  (pp)
Third period:
1-5 NEF 11:02  Simakov,3 (Voevodin)  (pp)
1-6 NEF 17:33  Voevodin,3

Goaltenders: Shevtsov (L,3-8-0) 3/6, Emelyanov (16:34 first) 10/13 - Zvyagin (W,11-12-2) 20/21.

Shots:
MEC   4 12  5 -- 21
NEF   7  6  6 -- 19

Power play: Mechel 1/9, Neftekhimik 2/8.
January 4. Chelyabinsk. Mechel Ice Palace. A - 1,600 (2,200).