Despite being outshot 45-34 by the opponents, Russia started the Finn stage of the four nations tournament with a convincing victory over Sweden. Goals were scored by Sayustov in the second period, Evgeni Dadonov (Florida Panthers), Alexei Cherepanov (New York Rangers) and Yuri Alexandrov (Boston Bruins) in the third period. Good performance by Sergei Bobrovsky in goal since he stopped 44 shots. Rangers’ Cherepanov ended the game with one goal and one assist, just like Yuri Aleksandrov, Dmitri Sayustov and Evgeni Dadonov (Florida Panthers). Next match will be played on the November 9th against the host team, Finland national team.