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Defender club of the National hockey League (NHL) “Colorado avalanche” and the national team of Russia Nikita Zadorov shared his impressions from held in Slovakia’s world Cup. His words leads “CHempionata”.
Zadorov said he doesn’t like the current format of the competition. “Yes, the horror! No sense to play with the opponents are much lower level. To play? But all professionals and understand in which hockey is played. In my opinion, to establish the tactics are not particularly difficult,” he said.
According to the player, he is happy to play for the national team of Russia and considers it to be prestigious. He added that most Russian fans know the players playing for the national team, not the clubs.
Zadorov moved to North America as a Junior. In 2013, he signed a contract with the club NHL “Buffalo sabres”. For Colorado hockey player stands with 2015.
In 2014 Ardor in the national team of Russia took part in the youth world Championships. Together with the team he won bronze medals of the tournament. At the current world Cup, he made his debut for the main team of the country.
Video, photo All from Russia.