Euro Hockey Tour. Russia-Finland
Tickets for the match of the Euro Hockey Tour between Russia and Finland
On 9 February at 19:30 as part of the third stage of the Euro Hockey Tour - Swedish hockey games - the national teams of Russia and Finland will play.
The Euro Hockey Tour is an annual tournament in ice hockey. It is held since 1996. It is considered as a preparatory stage for the world championships and Olympic Games. The tournament is attended by four national teams - Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Republic (several times the stages of the Euro Hockey Tour were participated by Canada, the team of which was made up mostly of hockey-player playing in Europe and in the student leagues, and Slovakia). Each participating country holds one tournament in their own country.
Swedish Hockey Games are an annual hockey tournament held in Sweden. It is held since 1991. Since 1997, the tournament has become part of the Euro Hockey Tour, which involves teams of the Czech Republic, Finland, Russia and Sweden.
Swedish Hockey Games are an annual hockey tournament held in Sweden. It is held since 1991. Since 1997, the tournament has become part of the Euro Hockey Tour. The Swedish stage of the Euro Tour is the third in a row after the Finnish Karjala Cup and the Russian First Channel Cup.
The Russian national team takes the first place in the overall standings of Euro Hockey Tour, obtaining five wins in six tournament matches.
Such hockey-playes as Ilya Kovalchuk, Pavel Datsyuk, Sergei Mozyakin and other stars of the Russian hockey are called to the Russian national team at the Euro Tour stages.