Kazan team Ak Bars was the last of the East Group clubs to take the cherished Gazprom Neft Cup. And now, four years later, the club, under Konstantin Sedulov, is desperate to repeat the success. A film crew from Match TV, partner of the international hockey tournament, visited a team practice in Tatarstan. On what basis is captain Emil Pyanov counting on getting the Gazprom Neft Cup back to Ak Bars, who does the team leader measure up to, and how are the “white leopards” getting ready for the anniversary tournament — all in our colleagues’ piece! The players of the Kazan adult team also follow the children’s competitions. What the Gazprom Neft Cup means for the young hockey players, and what will be of particular interest to them in the tournament, we hear from forwards from the adult Ak Bars team, Vladimir Tkachyov, Dmitry Obukhov, and Yakov Rylov.