On Sunday, May 8, in Ufa at noon local time, the opponents in the first match of the series of matches for 5-8 places in the final stage of the OLIMPBET Superleague 2021/22 – Russian Handball Championship among men’s teams took to the floor of UFC-2: local “Akbuzat” and “Don Cossacks – SFU”.

The match in the capital of Bashkortostan ended with a confident victory for the Taganrog team with a difference of eight goals – 36-28.

The most productive player of the match was “Cossack” Nikita Yermashevich (10 goals scored with 100% conversion). His teammate Maxim Drozdov scored 7 times. The home team has the best result for Sergei Kuzmin (6 goals). It should also be noted the successful game of the goalkeeper “Cossacks” Viktor Nikolaev, who repelled 11 out of 25 shots (44%).

The prizes of the best players of the match were awarded to Nikita Ermashevich in the “Don Cossacks – Southern Federal University” and Andrey Vedenin in “Akbuzat”.

The return match between “Don Cossacks – SFU” and “Akbuzat” will be held on May 14 in Rostov at the Sports Palace. The meeting starts at 17:00.

Press service of the GC “Don Cossacks – Southern Federal University”

Photo by Evgeny Burov