SKA player Igor Ozhiganov was hit in the face with a skate in the KHL playoff match against Torpedo
SKA defender Igor Ozhiganov was injured in the third match of the semifinal series of the Western Conference of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL) against Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod. This is reported by the correspondent of “Lenta.ru”.
In the third period of the playoff meeting, the army player, after contact with an opponent, ended up on the ice, and his teammate Damir Zhafyarov hit his teammate in the face with his skate. At the moment of impact, the attacker was with his back to the victim.
Ozhiganov received a cut on the bridge of his nose, the doctors promptly assisted him. The severity of the hockey player’s injury was not reported.
The third match between SKA and Torpedo was held in Nizhny Novgorod on Monday, March 20. Petersburg club won with a score of 4:0. The Army Men have one game left to win to advance to the Western Conference Finals.
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