Submitted by pete on August 18, 2006 - 17:18
Host Lada Togliatti won the Lada Cup today defeating Nizhnekamsk 2-1. Mike Fountain was in net for Lada and received best goaltender honors for the tournament. In the other game of the day, Kazan defeated Ufa 3-1. Dimitri Kazionov was held scoreless.
In the Tampere Cup, Tuukka Rask guided Ilves to a 3-1 win over cross town rival Tappara.