23. 02. 2021

CEV CUP W: Béziers snatch victory from Galatasaray in 1st leg of semifinals

Source: cev.eu; Photo: cev.eu

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The Béziers Angels won the 1st leg of the semifinals of the 2021 CEV Women’s Volleyball Cup against great favorite Galatasaray HDI İstanbul.


France’s Béziers extended their winning streak in all competitions to 9 games by beating Turkey’s Galatasaray at home in the 1st leg of the semifinals of the 2021 Women’s CEV Cup. The hosts were in the knockdown as they trailed by a 2-1 in sets. However, they pushed the match to the tie-break in which they prevailed and kept their hopes of advancing to the finals alive.

American Malina Terrell led Béziers’ scorers with 20 points. Believe it or not, Argentine Paula Yamila Nizetich was targeted by Galatasaray players 72 times! She responded with 68 % reception (67 % perfect). Ukrainian Olesia Rykhliuk notched 32 points, which she made through as many as 67 attacks (47 % effectiveness), while Russian Tatiana Kosheleva set up  6 blocks.

2021 CEV Women’s Volleyball Cup, semifinal – 1st leg:




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2 Comments about "CEV CUP W: Béziers snatch victory from Galatasaray in 1st leg of semifinals"

23.02.2021 | 22:45 |   Kirk [unregistered]

It`s really great how Segovia (OH2) did not receive a single serve.

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24.02.2021 | 00:30 |   Pierre F [unregistered]

Segovia is not the outside hitter, she's the opposite. Malina Terrell is the second outside hitter.

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