Severstal Cherepovets - Sibir Novosibirsk  4-2 (1:0, 0:1, 3:1)

First period:
1-0 SEV 16:37  Nurtdinov,16 (Epanchintsev, Vujtek)
Second period:
1-1 SIB 11:51  Golovin,4 (Kurianov)
Third period:
1-2 SIB  2:34  Golovin,5 (Kurianov)
2-2 SEV  8:18  Epanchintsev,5 (Turkovsky, Nurtdinov)
3-2 SEV 16:10  Nikitenko,6 (Torgaev, Turkovsky)
4-2 SEV 19:36  Epanchintsev,6 (Vujtek)  (eng)

Goaltenders: Brochu (W,7-1-0) 16/18 - Bronsard (L,11-17-4) 28/31.

Shots:
Severstal   9 10 13 -- 32
Sibir       4  7  7 -- 18

Power play: Severstal 1/8, Sibir 0/4.
January 26. Cherepovets. Almaz Ice Palace. A - 3,600 (3,500).