Nikita Zaitsev joined the Russian team at the Channel One Cup

.Today has been declared an expanded Russian ice hockey team to participate in the First Channel Cup, which will be held in Sochi from 18 to 21 December. The tournament also will be attended by teams from the Czech Republic, Finland and Sweden. Last year the Cup was the team of the Czech Republic, the Russians took third place.

The list of defenders got a client iSport CSKA defender Nikita Zaitsev.