Roubaix brings the series back to square one with a reverse sweep win over Milan

The Italian men’s volleyball 1st division semifinal match continues until the 5th game.

In the 2022-2023 Italian men’s volleyball 1st division (Super League) semifinals held on the 23rd local time, Rube defeated Milan with a set score of 3-2 (23-25, 18-25, 25-19, 25-22, 15 -7) and took the series to Game 5.

In the first leg of the semi-final series, which is played in 3 out of 5 games, Roubaix succeeded in overtaking the baseline with a shutout. However, after that, Milan won the second and third games in a row, taking one step closer to advancing to the final.

Milan, with only one win left until the final, succeeded in bringing the first and second sets in a row. But Rube did not back down easily. They won the 3rd and 4th sets and led the match to the 5th set. In the last set, Roubaix won 15-7, with a large score difference, returning the match to the starting point.

For Roubaix, Marlon Yant scored the most points for both teams with 26 points, followed by Nikolav and Zaitsev with 18 and 17 points, respectively.

After the match, Marlon Yant said, “We were able to win because we fought to the end without giving up. I had nothing to lose when I was losing by a set score of 0-2, and I was able to play to the best of my ability at that time. I want to play the 5th game quickly in front of the home fans,” he said.

On the other hand,먹튀검증 Japan’s national team outside hitter Yuki Ishikawa scored 23 points for Milan, but the atmosphere set in the beginning could not be maintained until the end. Ishikawa expressed regret, saying, “We started the match well, but we played the match in the third set without thinking about winning or losing.”

Last season’s winner, Roubaix, won the 5th game and advanced to the final to challenge for consecutive Italian league titles. Game 5 will be held on the 25th, local time.

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