MINSK, 6 May (BelTA) – Liga Stavok St. Petersburg Cup kicked off at the Yubileyny Sports Palace in St. Petersburg on 5 May. The tournament features the Belarusian national ice hockey team, BelTA has learned.
The event opened with a match between the main and youth national teams of Russia. The national team won the game 4-2. The Belarusian team will face the Russia's one on 6 May. The match with the Russian youth team is slated for 7 May. The final will be played on Sunday.
On 1-2 May the Belarusian national team faced the Russian national team in Tula. Both friendlies ended in favor of Russia (5-2, 3-2).