In the concluding match of the 2021 Sochi Hockey Open, SKA conceded a narrow 0:1 defeat to HC Avangard Omsk to finish in fourth place of the competition.
The only goal of proceedings was tallied in the 49th minute of play.
SKA goalkeeper Lars Johansson managed to save 33 of the 34 Avangard shots which he faced.
Despite the fact that the tournament has now ended, SKA will indeed remain in Sochi, where the training process will continue for the time being.
SKA - Avangard - 0:1 (0:0, 0:0, 0:1)
0:1 Shevchenko (Yakupov), 48.47
Goalkeepers: Johansson - Hrubec
Shots on target: 25 - 34
Faceoffs: 20 - 22
Hits: 13 - 14
Penalty minutes: 8 - 6
Referees: Olenin, Romasko