The Russian under 20 national team head coach Valery Bragin has decided on his preliminary roster for the Five Nations, which will take place in the Czech Republic between the 1st and 6th of April. 23 of these initial 28 players called up will travel to the competition.
Goalkeepers: Ivan Konovalov (Loko), Dmitry Lozebnikov (Stalnie Lisy), Alexei Melnichuk (SKA-Neva).
Defensemen: Dmitry Alexeev (Chelmet Chelyabinsk), Maxim Afanasyev, Alexander Kalinin, Ivan Kovalev (all Loko), Yegor Zaitsev, Alexander Sevostyanov (both Dynamo Balashikha), Roman Krivosheev (SKA-Serebryanie Livy), Daniil Kurashov (Admiral Vladivostok), Leonid Lavrinenko (Belie Medvedi), Konstantin Chernyuk (Dynamo Saint Petersburg).
Forwards: Danil Veryaev (Chayka Nizhny Novgorod), Anton Vasiliev, Anton Nazarevich (both Dynamo Saint Petersburg), Georgy Ivanov, Artur Kayumov, Danila Tsyganov (all Loko), Vladislav Kara (Irbis Kazan), Kirill Koshurnikov (Chelmet Chelyabinsk), Artyom Manukyan (Omskie Yastreby), Yury Muravyev (THC Tver), Alexei Polodyan (SKA-Serebryanie Livy), Maxim Rasseykin (Avto), Andrei Revatskiy (Spartak Moscow), Igor Shvyrev (Stalnie Lisy), Marsel Sholokhov (Belie Medvedi).
Russian Ice Hockey Federation