First home game of the 2022/23 KHL Championship. Yaroslavl “Locomotiv” will be held on Wednesday, September 7th.

This follows from the initial data on the calendar of games, which were distributed by the press service of the Kontinental Hockey League on Sunday, July 17th.

On the Day of Remembrance on the ice of Arena-2000, Igor Nikitin´s wards will meet with Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk. It is important to note here that last season the Yaroslavl team lost twice to the second strongest team from Tatarstan - 1:2 (OT) at home and 0:1 away.

At the same time, the match on September 7, 2022 will not be the first official match for Lokomotiv. The season "railroad workers" will open on the road on September 2 with a match against Avtomobilist from Yekaterinburg.