Zenit win at CSKA, closing the gap to 2 points at top of Russian table

CSKA Moscow 0 – Zenit St Petersburg 2 (Russian Premier League, August 6, 2011) Alexander Kerzhakhov scored on 54 and a minute later Alexander Anyukov sealed the win – cutting the gap at the top between these two side to two points.

Anji 2 – Tomsk 0 (Russian Premier League, August 6, 2011) Alexander Prudnikov notched on 17 and Makhach Gadzhiev made it 2-0 with seven minutes to go.

Kuban Krasnodar 3 – Dynamo Moscow 1 (Russian Premier League, August 6, 2011) A Sergei Davydov brace (45, 64) and a Mikhail Komkov (72) strike ensured Kuban climbed to seventh in the standings. Dinamo had earlier equalised through Kevin Kuranyi after 59 minutes.

Volga Nyzhnyi 0 – Rostov 1 (Russian Premier League, August 6, 2011) Substitute Hector Bracamonte scored the only goal after 81 minutes and Rostov held on despite ending the match with nine men following the late dismissals of Anis Boussaidi and Alexandru Gatcan.