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Author`s name Timothy Bancroft-Hinchey

Zenit looks like Champion

Zenit St. Petersburg beat Lokomotiv Moskva in Moscow by 3-0, confirming the leadership of the Russian Premier League. It was however the last game of Yuri Semin in charge of the Moscow team.

The Portugal striker Danny got the first, Alexander Bukharov and Roman Shirokov scored the other two goals. Rubin Kazan is in second place (having played two games more) and CSKA Moskva is third.

Results

Terek Grozny 2-0 Spartak Moskva

Amkar 1-0 Rostov

Saturn 1-1 Krylya Sovetov

Spartak Nalchik 1-1 Rubin

Tom Tomsk 1-01 Dynamo Moskva

Lokomotiv Moskva 0-3 Zenit

CSKA Moskva 2-1 Alania

Table (19 games)

1 - Zenit St. Petersburg 43 (17 jogos); 2 - Rubin Kazan 37; 3 - CSKA Moskva 36 (17); 4 - Spartak Nalchik 33; 5 - Rostov 29; 6 - Terek Grozny 27; 7 - Spartak Moskva 26; 8 - Tom Tomsk 25; 9 - Locomotive Moskva 23; 10 - Dynamo Moskva 23; 11 - Saturn 21; 12 - Anzhi Makhachkala 20; 13 - Alania Vladikavkaz 19; 14 - Amkar Perm 18; 15 - Krylya Sovetov 13; 16 - Sibir 12 (18)

Aleksei FEDEROV