Arlan tames Katowice

Arlan tames Katowice

Davide Tuniz11 Jan 2019Davide Tuniz»
 

A nightmare start costs Polish team the first defeat at Continental Cup Superfinals in Belfast. Gaffe of organizers playing the old anthem of Kazakhstan in the post-game

 
 
 
 

Arlan Kokshetau and GKS Katowice opens the Continental Cup Superfinals at SSE Arena in Belfast in a game dominated for two periods by the opponent team, despite the surprising absence of Eli Sherbatov and Aleksandr Syrei, both signed for the last act of the trophy but unable to  take the ice because already played for another club in the competition. An inexplicable ingenuity by Kazakh club. After a long-range shot by Niko Tuhkanen, blocked by Poloshkov, at 11:44 Arlan opens the score: Savenkov deflects a pass from Denis Klemeshov, Kevin Lindskoug rebouns but same Klemeshov tapping in to the net. One minute after, Kazakh team double the score with Borovikov finishing a power play unit move with Jesse Rohtla in the sinbin. The goals become three at minute 18 when Dmitri Potaichuk perfectly finished a superb move of first line, again on power play.

Katowice is back on ice in the central period with a different spirit, more aggressive and precise in the passes. The dominance results in the first goal for Polish team, scored on double power play by Finnish defender Niko Tuhkanen, with a shot in the front of the net. Jesse Rohtla shows all his skill at 27:16 when he steals the puck in the defensive zone beating Poloshkov with a precise shot in the upper angle. At minute 24 Lindskoug keeps his team in the game outstanding blocked a shot by Potaichuk, repeating the good job at 37 on Anton Petrov. In the last period Arlan goalie Ivan Poloshkov become the hero with a series of great saves, while his team is totally dominated in the first part by Katowice that frankly deserves to score. Arlan shows great solidity in resisting in the best moment of the opponents, before to give the knockout at 54:21 with Denis Klemeshov. Katowice pulls the goalie in a desperate quest for a miracle, but Kazakh earns the first three points

MVP: Jesse Rohtla – Ivan Kiselov


Ico Facebook Ico Del.icio.us Ico Stumbleupon Ico Twitter Ico Digg it
Print
Recent transfersShow all transfers»
  1. 13 Aug 2022 |  Domenico Dalla Santa  (G)
     
    Fassa FalconsarrowHC Varese
  2. 13 Aug 2022 |  Bob Raymond  (D)
     
    Löwen FrankfurtarrowGrenoble Brûleurs de Loups
  3. 13 Aug 2022 |  Thomas Schubert  (G)
     
    Palm Beach TyphoonarrowPioneers Vorarlberg
  4. 13 Aug 2022 |  Maxime Fortier  (F)
     
    HC AjoiearrowIF Björklöven
  5. 13 Aug 2022 |  Nicholas Schilkey  (F)
     
    Iserlohn RoostersarrowIF Björklöven
  6. 13 Aug 2022 |  Scott Pooley  (F)
     
    Lukko RaumaarrowIF Björklöven
  7. 13 Aug 2022 |  Viktor Ekbom  (D)
     
    Frölunda HCarrowretired as player

Current events

  • External links

    Leagues

    Czech Rep.:  Tipsport extraliga | 1.liga | 2.liga

    Finland:  Liiga | Mestis

    Germany:  DEL | DEL2

    Russia:  KHL | VHL

    Slovakia:  Tipsport Extraliga | 1.liga

    Sweden:  SHL | HockeyAllsvenskan

    Switzerland:  NLA | NLB

    Other:  EBEL | Belarus | Croatia | Denmark | Estonia | France | Great Britain | Iceland | Italy | Latvia | Lithuania | MOL-liga | Norway | Poland | Romania | Serbia | Slovenia | Spain | NHL | AHL |

    Leagues statistic
    League standings
     
    Game fixtures
     
    League leaders
     
     
     
    Headlines

    Almost a Baltic League

    After some frustrated attempts to create a unique league, from next season the strongest Lithuanian teams will play in the Latvian league Read more»

    Sports betting can make any sport more exciting

    Ice Hockey is a very popular sport. One of the main reasons for this popularity is that the game is very fast, and each match is full of exciting moments. Even though Ice Hockey is already very exciting, some people want ... Read more»

    © Copyright 2022 European Ice Hockey Online AB & eSports.cz s.r.o. | info@eurohockey.com
    Hokejová výstroj