Dinamo Riga and Kazan win both games at the Railway Cup 2019.
One week before the start of the new KHL season 2019-20 this season’s “Railway-Cup 2019” Dinamo Riga is a perfect start. In the first match at this tournament AK Bars Kazan and Dinamo Minsk faced each other. After an exciting game Kazan wins this game with 3-0.
In the second match of the first day of the tournament came the appearance of Dinamo Riga against Avtomobilist Yekaterinenburg. The Latvians showed a strong performance and just before the break meets Ashton in a power play to the lead to 1-0 (19.). The same playful image was also in the second period, but Avtomobilst could not take advantage of the opportunities offered. It was again Ashton who passes for Berglund pass to make it 2-0 (36.). The final period was followed by an open exchange of the two teams. The final decision succeeds Darzins, who scored in a power play, after Pass by Redlihs, the 3-0.
On the second day Kazan played against Avtomoblist. Once again, the three-time Gagarin Cup winner was the better team. The first two periods were still balanced, but as the match progressed, Kazan became stronger and stronger. After a tight final period Kazan finally wins with 5-2.
In the evening game Dinamo Riga came against Lok Yaroslavl for his second appearance at this tournament. The Latvians had to follow a very early deficit, Kudryatsev brought after nearly three minutes Lok in leadership. In a power play shortly before the first break Berglund meets to 1-1 (19.). It followed a balanced second period, and Gegeris hits after a solo attempt to 2-1 for Riga (38.). In the last period, Lok tried to turn the game over again. After a quick move by redlihs, Ullström scored the 3-1 (49.). That was also the final score and Dinamo Riga also wins the second game in this tournament.
AK Bars Kazan vs Dinamo Minsk 3-0 (1-0, 2-0, 0-0)
Dinamo Riga vs Avtomobilist 3-0 (1-0, 1-0, 1-0)
AK Bars Kazan vs Avtomobilst 5-2 (1-1, 1-0, 3-1)
Dinamo Riga vs Lok Yaroslavl 3-1 (1-1, 1-0, 1-0)