The KHL regular season match between Lokomotiv Yaroslavl and Vityaz ended in a 3-1 win for the Railwaymen.
It should be noted that Alexander Polunin (5th minute), Maxim Shalunov (20) and Artur Kayumov (60) scored goals in the home team. The guests answered with the only goal of Ivan Yezhov (58).
Thus, the Yaroslavl team rises to the second line in the standings of the Western Conference, gaining 74 points after 56 games played. The club from Podolsk is in sixth place with 60 points.
We add that on January 27, Lokomotiv will host SKA on its site, on January 26, Vityaz will go to visit Sochi.
Lokomotiv (Yaroslavl) – Vityaz (Podolsk) – 3:1 (2:0, 0:0, 1:1)
1:0 – Polunin (Rafikov, Marchenko), 04:05
2:0 – Shalunov (Berezkin, Kayumov), 19:08
2:1 – Yezhov (Goncharov, Volgin), 57:07 (bol.)
3:1 – Kayumov, 59:13
Goalkeepers: Isaev – Dorozhko