Shakhtar win Ukraine Cup

10:56, 08 May 2008
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Beating reigning champions Dynamo Kiev 2-0

Shakhtar Donetsk won their sixth Ukraine Cup, beating reigning champions Dynamo Kiev 2-0 in the final on Wednesday, according to FIFA.

Shakhtar dominated the first half and opened the score a minute before the break through striker Alexander Gladky, who fired under the crossbar from 10 metres.

Shakhtar`s second-half substitute midfielder Alexei Gai added a goal with 12 minutes remaining to secure his side`s well-deserved win.

According to the President`s press-office, after watching in Kharkiv Dynamo Kyiv - Shakhtar Donetsk finals game of the Cup of Ukraine in football President Victor Yushchenko presented the Cup to the winners of the finals Donetsk Shakhtar.

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