The Russian Ice Hockey Federation has revealed the senior national team roster for the upcoming first stage of the 2021/2022 Euro Hockey Tour, which will take place in Finland in November.
SKA goalkeeper Yaroslav Askarov, defensemen Kirill Kirsanov, Arseniy Koromyslov and Nikita Smirnov and forwards Nikita Chibrikov, Fyodor Svechkov, Marat Khusnutdinov and Matvei Michkov have been called up.
Here is the full player list:
Goalkeepers: Yaroslav Askarov (SKA), Timur Bilyalov (Ak Bars), Vladimir Galkin (Avtomobilist).
Defensemen: Alexander Nikishin, Yegor Savikov (both Spartak), Sergei Telegin (Traktor), Shakir Mukhamadullin (Salavat Yulaev), Kirill Kirsanov, Arseniy Koromyslov, Nikita Smirnov (all SKA), Semyon Chistyakov (Avangard), Nikita Novikov (Dynamo Moscow), Vladimir Grudinin (CSKA).
Forwards: Danil Bashkirov (Salavat Yulaev), Artyom Galimov, Dmitry Voronkov, Ilya Safonov (all Ak Bars), Dmitry Rashevsky, Ivan Didkovsky (both Dynamo Moscow), Nikita Tertyshny (Traktor), Nikita Chibrikov, Fyodor Svechkov, Marat Khusnutdinov, Matvei Michkov (all SKA), Ilya Fedotov (Torpedo), Nikita Guslistov (Severstal), Pavel Tyutnev (Lokomotiv), Vasily Ponomaryov (Spartak).
Head coach: Oleg Bratash
Coaches: Sergei Zubov, Alexander Titov
Goalkeeping coach: Andrei Komissarov
Consultant coach: Oleg Znarok
Physical conditioning coaches: Yury Zhdanov, Kevin Chapman
First vice-president of the RIHF: Roman Rotenberg
SKA goaltender Alexander Samonov, defenseman Danila Galenyuk and forwards Zakhar Bardakov and Maxim Groshev have been called up to the Russian Olympic team for the Germany Cup.
Furthermore, SKA goalkeeper Sergei Ivanov, defenseman Mikhail Berezovsky and forwards Daniil Lazutin, Ilya Ivantsov and Kirill Tankov will participate in a training camp with the under 20 Russian national team ahead of the Four Nations competition in Sweden.