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Nationwide ice hockey tournament: Belarus President’s team defeats Vitebsk region 6:0

The second round of the nationwide contest among amateur teams for the prizes of the Presidential Sports Club was held in Vitebsk.

The organizers of the event are promising for it to be colorful and fruitful. Interactivity for fans in social networks is the first novelty.

Dmitry Meleshko, player of Belarus President’s ice hockey team:
Everything is new. New impressions, however the partners are the same. I suppose that it is more for the fans. The ice hockey itself is for spectators. I think that in this league in particular we must please the fans.

Vasily Gamzyuk, player of Vitebsk region ice hockey team:
It is quite difficult to play against such masters. We have people who had never done ice hockey professionally-true amateurs. However, we will play till we have strength.

The tournament will last till March. Some 6 teams will play amongst themselves and only four will get into the half final. The next matches are scheduled for November 11, where regional teams will play and on December 16, 2017 Belarus President’s team will play against Gomel region at Chizhovka Arena.

Nationwide ice hockey tournament: Belarus President’s team defeats Vitebsk region 6:0