The Kharlamov Cup
Named after Ice Hockey player Valeri Kharlamov
Valeri Borisovich Kharlamov / Валерий Борисович Харламов
Kharlamov was a star Ice Hockey player from the Soviet Union and was considered one of the greatest players in the world. He was voted one of six players to the International Ice Hockey Federation's (IIHF) Centennial All-Star Team in a poll conducted by a group of 56 experts from 16 countries.
The Kharlamov Cup is the trophy presented to the winner of the Molodezhnaya Hokkeinaya Liga (MHL) playoffs - The Russian Junior Ice Hockey Championship / Ice Hockey Federation of Russia's official Junior Champions.
The Molodezhnaya Hokkeinaya Liga (MHL) / Молодежная Хоккейная Лига (МХЛ) is a major junior ice Hockey league in Eurasia, founded in 2009.