Ivan Zaytsev carried Modena through 5 sets to get the win.
Zingel has led A1 in blocking for the last 5 seasons, while also hitting at a 61% clip
Renan Buiatti (above) is one of multiple new weapons for New Mater after finishing in last place in Serie A1 last season – most of the changes are focused on the offensive side of the ball.
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.
Marko Ivovic shined in Taubaté’s win
Sérgio will be teammates with Team USA’s Ben Patch
Minas wants to surprise its Superliga contenders
If any team hopes to take home the title this year, it must be ready to do away with Cruzeiro’s winning ways.