28. 04. 2018

ITA M: Perugia come to a win from making the biggest success in club history

Source: legavolley.it; Photo: twitter.com/SIRVolleyPG

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Sir Safety Conad Perugia took a 2-1 lead against Cucine Lube Civitanova in the 2017/18 Italian men’s volleyball championship SuperLega playoff finals.


After making a startling comeback in Game 2 of the 2017/18 SuperLega playoff finals, the second-seed Lube did not have the energy to do the same in Game 3, in which No.1 Perugia prevailed at home by a 3-1 (25-21, 25-21, 21-25, 25-23).

The Serbian Aleksandar Atanasijević delivered 24 points (5 aces) for Perugia, while his compatriot Marko Podraščanin and Simone Anzani made 4 kill blocks apiece. The Bulgarian Tsvetan Sokolov scored 18 points for Lube.

Game 4, in which, Perugia will have the chance to pin their first-ever SuperLega title, and a hat-trick of trophies in 2017/18, is scheduled for May 1.


To see complete results, stats, and standings, visit our ITA National Championship 2017/2018 / Male / Seniors page. 


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