The goalie of HC Kremenchuk Eduard Zakharchenko received odnomatchevy disqualified for an incident in the match against the Donbass.
In the away match of the 15th round against Donbass, with the score 2:1 in favor of Kremenchuk, Zakharchenko at the gate there was a fight in which the goalkeeper was hit with a skate striker of Donbass Oleg Shafarenko, who at this moment was lying on the ice.
For this violation Zakharchenko was removed from the ice until the end of the match, and the team had to spend 5 minutes in the minority and 17-year-old goalkeeper Nikita He at the gate.
To keep the score in such conditions Kremenchug failed. 14 seconds before the end of the third period, the Donbass equalized, and in overtime pulled out a victory 3:2.
According to the official website of UHLsports and disciplinary Committee reported that according to the disciplinary regulations UHL Edward Zakharchenko suspended for one match and miss the next match of the team against Kryvbas (3 November).
21-year-old Zakharchenko has played 12 matches in the regular season, scoring six wins and beating 92.2% of shots on average per game.