Lada Togliatti - Metallurg Novokuznetsk  5-2 (1:1, 4:0, 0:1)

First period:
0-1 MNK  9:13  Tyurin,6 (Antipin)
1-1 LAD 19:18  Seluyanov,2 (Cierny, Buturlin)
Second period:
2-1 LAD  7:29  Grigorenko,14 (Belkin, Semin)
3-1 LAD  9:53  Semin,5 (Nesterov)
4-1 LAD 11:22  Grigorenko,15 (Boikov, Buturlin)
5-1 LAD 17:43  Belkin,5 (Semin, Nesterov)
Third period:
5-2 MNK  6:36  Khlebnikov,11 (Reshetnikov)  (pp)

Goaltenders: Mikhailovsky (W,16-5-4) 25/27 - Shabanov (L,11-8-5) 12/16, Tarasov (12:37 second) 11/12.

Shots:
Lada   9 11  8 -- 28
MNK    9  6 12 -- 27

Power play: Lada 0/7, Metallurg 1/7.
January 26. Togliatti. Volgar Sports Palace. A - 2,900 (2,900).