The 9th Gazprom Neft Cup KHL Kids Hockey Tournament will be held on April
The opening match of the West Group will be held in the Ice Palace (the main hockey arena of St Petersburg) on April 25. Children’s teams of two “army” clubs, SKA and CSKA, will meet on the ice. On the same day, Avangard and Ak Bars will play at the Omsk Arena to open the games of the East Group.
Groups’ finals will be held on April 27. Traditionally, winners of the West and the East Groups will meet at the Omsk Arena to fight in the tournament’s Super Final, which will take place on April 29, 2015.
The Gazprom Neft Cup is one of the most significant children’s hockey competitions in Europe bringing together teams of children aged up to 11. The first Gazprom Neft Cup tournament was held in 2007.