Corinthians is desperately trying to keep itself in Superliga
After 22 exciting rounds of play, Superliga’s regular season is over and we get to know playoff matchups and relegation duds
Cruzeiro is running through its competition
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.
This is Cruzeiro’s 30th title since 2010
The winner of the finals match-up gets an automatic berth for the 2018 FIVB Club World Championship.
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