A loss in Marathon

 

Tonight’s game in Verona is the longest game in Serie A1 and Superleague history since the Rally Point System was inducted, 2 hours and 42 minutes of game between Calzedonia Verona and Bunge Ravenna.

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Cucine Lube Civitanova-Biosì Indexa Sora 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-15); Calzedonia Verona-Bunge Ravenna 3-2 (25-23, 30-28, 22-25, 22-25, 20-18); Taiwan Excellence Latina-Azimut Modena 1-3 (24-26, 25-22, 32-34, 16-25); Kioene Padova-Gi Group Monza 3-1 (25-8, 17-25, 36-34, 25-22); Revivre Milano-Tonno Callipo Calabria Vibo Valentia 3-1 (23-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-22); BCC Castellana Grotte-Wixo LPR Piacenza 0-3 (20-25, 23-25, 22-25)

Sir Safety Conad Perugia – Diatec Trentino (wednesday 15th november 20.30)

Calzedonia Verona – Bunge Ravenna 3-2 (25-23, 30-28, 22-25, 22-25, 20-18) – Calzedonia Verona: Spirito 4, Marretta 13, Pajenk 10, Stern 20, Maar 23, Birarelli 8, Frigo (L), Pesaresi (L), Paolucci 0, Grozdanov 0, Jaeschke 0. N.E. Manavinezhad. All. Grbic. Bunge Ravenna: Orduna 0, Marechal 21, Diamantini 5, Buchegger 28, Poglajen 25, Georgiev 4, Marchini (L), Goi (L), Raffaelli 0, Vitelli 1, Pistolesi 0. N.E. Mazzone. All. Soli. ARBITRI: Cappello, Florian. NOTE – durata set: 32′, 44′, 28′, 29′, 29′; tot: 162′. MVP Marretta

Never ending game at AGSM Forum with Calzedonia Verona and Bunge Ravenna protagonists of a very emotional game. Both teams arrived from an important win in the previous round, looking for a win, and so they did. It was a battle, Nikola Grbic’s team put on court two amazing comebacks in the crunch time of first two sets, taking home 25-23 and 30-28 the partials, in the lead 2-0. In the next two sets Fabio Soli’s team fought bacl and won with authority with a double 25-22, earning the access to the tie break. In the fifth decisive set it was once again a big battle, which saw Verona step up for the final win 20-18 in the tie break.

MVP: Federico Marretta

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Luca Spirito (Calzedonia Verona): “I am very happy for this win, we deserved the win because we played as a team, working hard in practice as we do every week. I’m very happy also because I won versus my former team, good memories with them”.

Santiago Orduna (Bunge Ravenna): “We are upset becasue in the final we wasted some chances. We were anyway good in come back a couple of times during the game, we were down 0-2 here in Verona, we reached the tie break with good reactions. In the end they were better than us”.

 

 

Standings

Sir Safety Conad Perugia 18, Azimut Modena 18, Cucine Lube Civitanova 15, Bunge Ravenna 14, Wixo LPR Piacenza 12, Kioene Padova 10, Calzedonia Verona 9, Tonno Callipo Calabria Vibo Valentia 8, Revivre Milano 8, Taiwan Excellence Latina 8, Diatec Trentino 7, Gi Group Monza 6, BCC Castellana Grotte 4, Biosì Indexa Sora 1.

1 incontro in meno: Sir Safety Conad Perugia, Cucine Lube Civitanova, Bunge Ravenna, Calzedonia Verona, Diatec Trentino, BCC Castellana Grotte

Next Round

7th Round SuperLega UnipolSai

Mercoledì 15 novembre 2017 ore 20:30

Sir Safety Conad Perugia – Diatec Trentino Diretta Lega Volley Channel

(Cesare-Puecher)

Addetto al Video Check: Colucci Segnapunti: Proietti

Advance 12th Round SuperLega UnipolSai

Giovedì 16 novembre 2017, ore 20.30

Cucine Lube Civitanova – Wixo LPR Piacenza Diretta RAI Sport + HD

Diretta streaming su raiplay.it

(Boris-Zanussi)

Addetto al Video Check: Polenta Segnapunti: Cetraro

8th Round SuperLega UnipolSai

Venerdì 17 novembre 2017, ore 20.30

Bunge Ravenna – BCC Castellana Grotte Diretta RAI Sport + HD

Diretta streaming su raiplay.it

Domenica 19 novembre 2017, ore 18.00

Tonno Callipo Calabria Vibo Valentia – Sir Safety Conad Perugia Diretta RAI Sport + HD

Diretta streaming su raiplay.it

Azimut Modena – Revivre Milano Diretta Lega Volley Channel

Wixo LPR Piacenza – Kioene Padova Diretta Lega Volley Channel

Gi Group Monza – Cucine Lube Civitanova Diretta Lega Volley Channel

Biosì Indexa Sora – Calzedonia Verona Diretta Lega Volley Channel

Giovedì 23 novembre 2017 ore 20.30

Diatec Trentino – Taiwan Excellence Latina Diretta RAI Sport + HD

Diretta streaming su raiplay.it