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MOSCOW, may 19. /TASS/. The Moscow region club hockey with the ball “Zorka” will take part in the super League in season 2017/18. This was reported on the website of the Federation of bandy of Russia (fhmr).
2015 in Krasnogorskiy the club had serious financial problems and was able to quit because of this its existence. In the season 2016/17 the team played in the top League (the second power division championship of the country).
The decision on the return of “Vigilant” was taken Thursday at a meeting of the Executive Committee of the Federation, summed up the season 2016/17 and discussed plans for next season. It was also approved participation in the super League next season, Syktyvkar “the Builder” .
“Sharp” is the champion of the USSR (1979), CIS (1992) and Russia (1993), three-time silver medalist of the USSR, four-time silver medalist of the championship of Russia, four-time bronze medalist of the Championships of the USSR and Russia, winner of European Champions Cup 1992, world Cup (1990, 2012).
In addition, at the Executive Committee meeting it was noted that three of the super League club have huge debts. To confirm participation in the championship of Russia of a season-2017/18 clubs have until June 10. The tournament schedule will be drawn up and published only after repayment of existing debt.
It was also decided on the establishment of the second national team of Russia, composed of players from the nearest reserve of the national team. This team will play in the first stage of the Cup of Russia which will take place from 21 to 28 September. May 22 in Moscow held a meeting with participation of managers and head coaches of clubs of the Superleague, which will be discussed the holding of the championship of Russia.