On 20 November | 21:35
In the White Church was held the first match of the eighth round of the championship of Ukraine between the local “White Bars” and Donetsk “Donbass”.
A young team of Konstantin butsenko showed a good level of hockey in front of our fans, looking dignified amid the clear favorite. Don’t confuse “bars” and a quick goal by Sergei Babinets, which was scored on the 9-th second of the match, a League record. In the first period Donbass scored twice: a brace Sergei Babinets, for whom this washer became the 20th in the current season, as well as gates Sergey Luluka struck by Evgeny Nikiforov.
In the second period “Donbass” has continued to hold the initiative, however, the team from Bila Tserkva reliably played in defence, including soaking the game in the minority. At the end of the period, the wards of Anatoli Was able to push further due to the washers by Evgeny Nikiforov and Viktor Zakharov.
Throughout the match there was work and the Pitmen’s goalkeeper Yevgeny Tsaregorodtsev. If in the first two frames of 32-year-old goalkeeper kept a clean sheet in the final 20-minute Ilya Generals could interrupt a dry series of “Donbass”, which lasted the last 4 matches, reports the club’s official website.
Saturday “White bars” and “Donbass” will play the second match. Beginning at 13:00, with a live stream at xsport.