Watch: Russian Duo Liamin/Krasilnikov Take Gold In Kish Island

  0 Carly DeMarque | February 21st, 2017 | Beach, FIVB World Tour, News, Pro Beach, Video

The second tournament of the FIVB World Tour took place in Kish Island, Iran as a 3-star tournament.

The all-male competition concluded on February 18 with a Liamin/Krasilnikov (Russia) three set victory over Poland’s Kantor/Losiak 2-1, (18-21, 21-19, 15-8.

The Russian duo dropped the first set of the match in a close 21-18 defeat. Having to fight back to win the title, Liamin/Krasilnikov dug deep, battling through the second to tie up the match at one all with a score of 21-19. In the deciding third set, the Russian pair buckled down, dominating over the Polish to take the 3-star event in a three set showdown 15-8.

Watch the entire gold medal match below.

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About Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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