Salavat Yulaev Ufa - Metallurg Novokuznetsk  2-1 (0:0, 1:0, 1:1)

First period:
No scoring.
Second period:
1-0 SAL 13:55  Petrunin,10 (Afinogenov)
Third period:
1-1 MNK  3:08  Parkhomenko,3 (Moskalev)
2-1 SAL 10:12  Ozolin,1 (Shalamai, Samokhvalov)  (pp)

Goaltenders: Simchuk (W,14-9-4) 24/25 - Tarasov (L,6-8-1) 26/28.

Shots:
Salavat    11 10  7 -- 28
Metallurg  11  9  5 -- 25

Power play: Salavat 1/6, Metallurg 0/4.
January 20. Ufa. Sports Palace. A - 3,850 (4,050).