Defender of the Beijing club “Kunlun Old Red” Zack Uyen became the first Chinese, who managed to throw the puck in the match of the Continental hockey League (KHL). About it informs the official Twitter of the League.
Thursday in Shanghai, he scored in the eighth minute of the first period of the match of the regular championship against Khabarovsk “Amur”. Uyen has substituted a stick under a throw of Tomas martsinko, float the puck in the net.
In previous games, the 23-year-old defender, who has dual Chinese-canadian citizenship, has managed to make two assists.
Beijing “Kunlun Red star” debuted in season 2016/17, becoming the first representative of China in the KHL. Head coach is Vladimir yurzinov Jr.
Today, the team played in the NHL for 22 matches and with 30 points occupies the tenth place in the Eastern conference.