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Ducks prospect Bobkov backstops Russia to gold, named Player of the Game


Ducks goalie prospect Igor Bobkov was named player of the game after he helped Russia rally from three goals down to defeat Canada, 5-3, in the World Junior Championship final on Wednesday.

Bobkov replaced Dmitri Shikin in the second period after Russia appeared headed for defeat with a 3-0 deficit.

Bobkov made 20 saves in just more than 33 minutes.

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