Less than two months remain until the VII Kontinental Hockey League All-Star Game, and the preparation for this spectacular celebration of hockey, starring the finest players from the Championship, is rapidly gaining momentum.
The KHL-2015 All-Star Weekend takes place on the 24th and 25th of January in Sochi, the successful host city of the XXII Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games, at the city’s much-loved stadia, the Bolshoy Ice Dome and the Shayba Arena, and the event is traditionally regarded as one of the highlights of the entire season.
On Saturday, the 24th of January, the Shayba Arena stages a sledge hockey game between the reigning national champion, Udmurtia, and a representative team of the best players from Moscow. Do not miss this opportunity to witness this attractive and intense battle, which will feature some of the inspiring players whose heroics earned Russia the silver medal at this year’s Paralympics.
On Sunday the 25th, the Bolshoy Ice Dome will host the many exciting festivities surrounding the All-Star Game, In addition to the game itself – a thrilling encounter between the greatest players from the Eastern and Western Conferences - you will also see the Master Show Skills Competition, the traditional series of contests designed to test the individual skills of the KHL’s most talented stars, as well as a glittering show packed with surprises and much, much more.
You can find all the latest All-Star Weekend news and updates on the official website of the event at www.khlallstar.com
Tickets for the All-Star Game will go on sale in the very near future, and these can also be purchased via the www.khlallstar.com
And hockey fans everywhere should circle December the 10th on their calendars, for this is the day on which the voting begins to select the starting line-ups for teams East and West.
Keep up to date with all the news of the KHL All-Star Weekend and stay with us as we prepare for the 2015 All-Star Game!