The higher you are, the bigger the fall. At least that was what happened to Superliga’s 2nd seeded Sesc/RJ, who was upset by 10th seeded Montes Claros 3-1 (23/25 25/18 24/26 19/25), the latter without three of its starters. Its win clinched its permanence in Superliga’s elite, and officially relegated JF Vôlei and Copel Telecom/Maringá.
As a testament to the league’s strength, 4 of its 6 match-ups this round were only decided in a tie break
Ponta Grossa it is almost a sure lock to avoid relegation this season.
Marko Ivovic shined in Taubaté’s win
Minas consolidates its status as Superliga’s new powerhouse
Teams ready their final push for favorable Brazilian Cup seeding
37-year-old Dante Amaral, a gold medalist in the 2004 Olympic games, came off the bench to fill in for Lucarelli
4 of the round’s 6 games were decided at the tie break.
Can the team bother Superliga’s top tier powerhouses further in the season?
With Superliga reaching its quarter-way mark, we start to see which teams are favorites to go on deep playoff runs