Ak Bars - SKA. Match facts
This was the 100th official match between SKA and Ak Bars Kazan. The first had been staged on 2 January 1963 in Leningrad, with our team winning 8:2.
In the 34th KHL game against Ak Bars, defenseman Igor Ozhiganov scored SKA's 100th goal in matches with these particular opponents.
Forward Mikhail Vorobyov has registered 80 (24+56) points in 200 KHL appearances. 53 (14+39) of them have been gained in 89 games for SKA.
Fellow forward Nikita Gusev scored his 126th competitive goal for SKA, meaning that he is now in the top 10 of the all-time ranking of leading goalscorers for our organisation.
In KHL away games, Gusev has recorded 93 (42+51) points for SKA at equal strength. He has now overtaken Ilya Kovalchuk (92) to occupy first place of the ranking concerning the amount of away points for SKA in the league when playing at equal strength.