Player of Yekaterinburg hockey club “Motorist” Ilya Ovchinnikov was the fastest player in the regular championship KHL.

according to the official website of the League, according to the data obtained with the help of the “smart” washers and microchips that Ilya Ovchinnikov has reached a speed of 40.1 km/h, which is a season record. The player, who plays at number 56, out on the ice in 19 games and playing an average of three minutes, 37 seconds, any effective action was not observed. However, penalty minutes, he also make not have time.

In the MHL business Ilya Ovchinnikov are more successful. On account of his 31 matches for the youth team of “drivers”, six goals and five assists.