Ak Bars Kazan - SKA Saint-Petersburg  2-1 (1:0, 0:0, 1:1)

First period:
1-0 AKB 17:14  Benda,13 (Kvartalnov)
Second period:
No scoring.
Third period:
1-1 SKA 11:00  Leontiev,1 (Akifiev, Semin)
2-1 AKB 19:46  Varlamov,1 (Fedorov)

Goaltenders: Tsarev (W,22-7-1) 18/19 - Naumov (L,12-19-2) 32/34.

Shots:
Ak Bars  10 19  5 -- 34
SKA       4  5 10 -- 19

Power play: Ak Bars 0/7, SKA 0/7.
January 20. Kazan. Sports Palace. A - 3,800 (3,800).

Line-ups
AK BARS: Tyutin(2) - Zavialov, Erofeev(2) - Proshkin(2), Varlamov(4) - Shargorodsky(2). Chupin - Zinoviev - Tsyplakov, Gogolev - Korolev - Korolyuk, Kvartalnov - Benda - Hudler(2), Vishnyakov - Fedorov - Zaripov(2).
SKA: D.Ivanov - Babchuk, S.Semin(2) - Leontiev, Syrtsov - Davydov, Zavalnyuk(4) - Gubernatorov. Bashkatov - Kerch(2) - Boltunov(2), Galushkin - Akifiev - Galchenyuk, Bryzgalov - Rajsky - Kharlamov(2), Polozov - Petrov(2) - Gorev.