Metallurg Novokuznetsk - Metallurg Magnitogorsk  1-3 (1:1, 0:2, 0:0)

First period:
1-0 MNK  1:41  Kutyavin,9
1-1 MMG 19:55  Khristich,2 (Klementiev)
Second period:
1-2 MMG  7:54  E.Koreshkov,9 (Osipov, A.Koreshkov)  (pp)
1-3 MMG 19:32  Karpov,4 (Khristich, Kudermetov)  (pp)
Third period:
No scoring.

Goaltenders: Tarasov (L,6-7-1) 20/23 - Karpenko (W,12-6-5) 21/22.

Shots:
Novokuznetsk   6  8  8 -- 22
Magnitogorsk   8  9  6 -- 23

Power play: MNK 0/7, MMG 2/10.
January 9. Novokuznetsk. KMSP. A - 7,650 (8,040).