Rubin Kazan missed the opportunity to put pressure on third-placed Anzhi Makhachkala in the Russian Premier League after conceding a late equaliser to draw 1-1 at mid-table Amkar Perm.
Rubin looked set to move to within three points of Anzhi after taking a 26th-minute lead through
However, Amkar substitute Maksim Kanunnikov netted an 83rd-minute equaliser to earn his side a point and leave Rubin having to settle for a fourth draw from its last five Premier League matches.
Russian Premier League
Zenit St Petersburg remained one point clear of chasing Lokomotiv Moscow at the top of the Russian Premier League standings thanks to a 2-1 win over Anzhi Makhachkala.