Ukrainian and Mongolian national team players will be punished after the mass brawl which they set up during the match for the third place in Group B at the Bandy World Cup in Ulyanovsk (Russia), reported UNIAN.
Main time of the match ended with a score of 5: 5, in overtime Ukrainian players won - 6: 5. Immediately after the final whistle, a mass brawl ensued on the ice. Police helped to restore the order.
"This case will be reviewed by the appropriate committee, which will report its decisions following an investigation. But we always have a rigorous approach to such incidents; therefore, most likely, quite hard measures will be taken to the guilty players. But this time I cannot speak surely, because don’t have all the details and also the committee is an independent body with it's own investigation” – said International Bandy Federation President Boris Skrynnik.