Zemgale defeats Riga Prizma 6-2 – Olimp wins duel of new teams vs Dinaburga 5-0 – again home defeat for Mogo: 0-2 vs HS Riga.
The top match of the round took place between Kurbads and Liepaja. Kurbads went first in this game as League and found in Liepaja a strong opponent. The visitors were able to make the game open and went with a power play goal by Dilevka 1-0 in the lead (16.). Although Kurbads came to opportunities, but could not use these. Also in the second period an exciting game was offered. With continuation Kurbads pushed for the equalizer and Cipulis scored, after pass by Redlihs, the 1-1 (35.).
In the final period Kurbads continued his assault on the goal of Liepaja. In a power play scored Upitis the 2-1 and Kurbads went first in the lead (52.). But Liepaja did not give up, risked everything. These efforts were rewarded, because one minute before the end Freimanis scored the 2-2. With this score, it went into the over-time. The extra time was scoreless with good chances and it had to decide the penalty shoot-out. Kurbads utilizes four of his three Penalties and wins at the end of this game 3-2. With this victory Kurbads remains without defeat and first in the league.
HK Kurbads vs HK Liepaja 3-2 OT (0-1, 1-0, 1-1, 0-0, 1-0)
In the match of the new teams Dinaburga hosted the team of HK Olimp. The guests went in the first period by two power-play gates of Galoha (18.) and Sirokovs (20.) with 2-0 in the lead. In the middle period Dinaburga was able to keep the game open. But Olimp was the better team and Galoha scored, with his second goal in the match, the 3-0 (24.). Dinaburga had a power play opportunity in the third period, but Olimp scored the goal. Jelisevs receives the puck ideal from Galoha and scored with a short-handed goal the 4-0 (46.). This goal was the final decision in this game. The final point scored Shulakov, who scored the 5-0 in another power play (53.). With this impressive victory, Olimp is currently in second place in the league.
HK Daugavpils Dinaburga vs HK Olimp Riga 0-5 (0-2, 0-1, 0-2)
HK Mogo vs HS Riga 0-2 (0-0, 0-0, 0-2)
HK Zemgale /LLU vs Riga Prizma 6-2 (1-0, 2-2, 3-0)