Hockey players from Russia and China will play in the ice hockey of the boundary river Amur

© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the government of the Amur region. The Governor of the Amur region Alexander Kozlov during the international friendly hockey match of the Commonwealth on the Amur river. Archive photoHockey players from Russia and China will play in the ice hockey of the boundary river Amur© Photo : courtesy of the press service of the government of the Amur region.

Children’s and youth teams of the Amur region and China Sunday, the birthday of famous hockey player of the USSR national team Valery Kharlamov in the second time to play on the ice border of the Amur river.

For the first time two Amateur teams held a meeting in January 2017, then the victory was for Russia.

Hockey at the state border as tradition

The first match «the Commonwealth» was held on the ice of the Amur river, on 14 January, 2017 and was dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Russian hockey, then the victory was for child and adult team from Russia, the captain of the adult team was the Governor of the Amur region Alexander Kozlov.

Hockey players from Russia and China will play in the ice hockey of the boundary river Amur© RIA Novosti / Alexei Codecoverage fotobounce youth in the 2018 world Cup on hockey has set the European record attendance turneriana meeting was not the first in the history of the Amur region and the Chinese border province of Heilongjiang, the players met on March 2, 1958, but not on the ice of the river, and on the stadium «Dinamo» (now «Spartak») in Blagoveshchensk, won a victory when the Amur region, a photograph of that game, and in the Museum of the history of the Amur at Blagoveshchensk sports the sports Committee has been found pennant with fringe, presented by the Chinese delegation.

After a friendly match in 2017, the head of the Amur region at the Russian-Chinese EXPO in Harbin asked the Governor of Heilongjiang Lu Hao to make sports a regular meeting, the head of the Chinese province supported the initiative.

«This year’s senior teams on the ice will not leave the first period and will play the children of nine or ten years and three periods of 15 minutes will play boys 17-18 years. From the Amur river region formed a team from Blagoveshchensk, Free, and settlement Novobureyskiy, in these settlements the most prepared athletes in Blagoveshchensk they used to work out together. China, I think, will bring the team from Qiqihar and Harbin, the game will start at 14.00 (8.00 MSK)», — told RIA Novosti Director of the regional center of sports preparation of Mikhail Lapin.

The stands on the ice will let nearly 300 people

Hockey players from Russia and China will play in the ice hockey of the boundary river Amur© RIA Novosti / Michael Microchimeric in fotobanka-head League: KHL could combine a number of clubs to keep hockey in gorodo said Lapin, on spectator stands, which will set directly on the ice of the Amur river, let more than 300 people.

«Such are the demands of security, it’s border, mostly in the stands are parents of players, from China will also be stands for spectators on the embankment of the river from our side will be installed screen, which will stream games will be a photo zone, a field kitchen,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

The match will be broadcast live Amur regional television and on the YouTube channel of the head of the Amur region.

In the emergency Department of the Amur region, told journalists that rescuers 11 Jan conducted measurements of ice on the river.

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According to the press service of the government of the Amur region to prepare the ground for the match began on 3 January, the Russian experts have established an ice hockey rink, the stands and warm tents for the players. The rescuers, firefighters, state inspectors for small vessels and divers-rescuers on a place of the international tournament for a prompt response will be exhibited ATVs, snowmobiles, fire and rescue vehicles. Ice rink on Friday inspected the Chinese and Russian Commission.

Second leg in Harbin

Hockey players from Russia and China will play in the ice hockey of the boundary river Amur© AFP 2018 / Nicholas T. LoVerde / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICAЗайцев: I would like to apologize to all of Russia for the result of MFM at hackeysack Lapin told RIA Novosti, 15 January the players of the Amur region will go to Harbin.

«In Harbin at the closed area will pass the meeting of adult and children’s teams of the two States. We have signed an agreement in November 2017, the Ministry of sports of the Amur region and the office for physical culture and sport of the city of Qiqihar (China) have agreed on joint development of hockey,» explained the source.

According to him, in the Amur region the most prepared infrastructure for hockey in Blagoveshchensk, Free, and at the Novobureyskiy. According to the press service of the government of the Amur region, the sport in the region, there are about 4 thousand people.

After the international hockey box with Cupid transported to one of the districts of Blagoveshchensk, where it will replace an outdated wooden one.

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