The senior Russian national team's coaches have named the roster for the upcoming Karjala Cup in Finland, a Euro Hockey Tour tournament which will take place between the 9th and 12th of November. Ten SKA players have been called up: goalkeeper Igor Shestyorkin, defensemen Vladislav Gavrikov, Vyacheslav Voynov, Dinar Khafizullin and Andrei Zubarev, and also forwards Nikita Gusev, Alexander Barabanov, Sergei Shirokov, Sergei Kalinin and Sergei Plotnikov.
SKA goalkeeper Mikko Koskinen and forward Jarno Koskiranta will play for Finland at the Karjala Cup, while defenseman Patrik Hersley is included in the Swedish roster.
In mid-November, the Russian Olympic team will participate in the Germany Cup. SKA will be represented by defenseman Yegor Yakovlev and forwards Ilya Kablukov, Evgeny Ketov and Nikolai Prokhorkin.
SKA forwards Andrei Altybarmakyan and Mikhail Maltsev were earlier summoned to the junior Russian national team.