Zenit extend lead as CSKA slip
Russian Premier League leaders Zenit St. Petersburg extended their advantage at the top of the table following a 1-0 win at Lokomotiv Moscow.
Roman Shirokov did the damage, scoring the only goal with 15 minutes remaining. They are now 11 points clear of second-placed CSKA Moscow, who were held to a 0-0 draw by Anzhi Makhachkala.
The day's other game saw Dinamo Moscow draw 1-1 with Rubin Kazan. Zvjezdan Misimovic put Dinamo ahead, only for Nelson Haedo Valdez to equalise midway through the second half.