Zenit (KAZAN) categorically won the final in the Cup of Russia with 3-0 (25:20, 25:19, 25:22) over Lokomotiv (NOVOSIBIRSK). The two teams met in the group stage of the final six of the race and then again the players from Kazan didn’t allow their opponents to win a single set.
Wilfredo León performed at highest level possible while finishing with 19 points, five of which directly scored by an ace. Second in scoring for the winners was Nikolai Apalikov who stopped at 10 points. As in the previous games in the final six in the tournament the setter Benjamin Toniuttidid not appear in the game (NB Toniutti is set to leave Zenit and join a team in Iran while the Iranian star setter Marouf is joining Zenit in January).
Watch a video from the final match here: