In Astana, the 2018 KHL All-Star Weekend reached its conclusion. The format saw two semi-finals take place, with the Tarasov and Kharlamov divisions playing against each other, while the Bobrov and Chernyshev divisions faced off together. The Tarasov and Chernyshev divisions qualified for the final, despite SKA's Nikita Gusev scored a hat trick for the Bobrov team.
Eventually, the Bobrov Division could only come fourth in the competition, losing 4:8 in the third place playoff to the Kharlamov team. The Tarasov won the final 5:4.