In the first period, Danny Kristo opened the scoring and in the last seconds of the second 20-minute Alexander Erofeev increased the advantage of its residents. Early in the third period, the balinski made the score 3:0. Soon they reduced the gap thanks to a goal by Andrey Popov, but Kazantsev is not enough.
Thanks to two victories in two matches, the hockey players of Riga "Dynamo" has reached the final of the tour before the end of the group stage.
"Valuable game with cool and disciplined team. From the first to the last minute played with full dedication and willingness to do what we require. The coaches are very pleased — said Ozolins after the match. — In the test meetings, the result is not important. We are more concerned with the team's performance. This component we want to improve that at any time, regardless of the account, each of the players knew what to do".
In the other match on Monday, "the locomotive" has beaten Minsk "the Dynamo" — 4:2. Recall that at the start of the tournament, the citizens lost to "AK Bars" (1:2). Thus, after two rounds of Riga "Dynamo" 6 points, "the Locomotive" and "AK Bars" — 3, and the citizens — none.
On Wednesday, the "AK bars" will play against Dynamo Minsk, and Riga will compete with "the Locomotive". Crucial matches for places will be held on Thursday.