09. 11. 2019

RUS M: Kuzbass outplay Zenit-Kazan to clinch Super Cup, Dinamo Moscow and Lokomotiv at 5-0 each

Source: volleyservice.ru; Photo: Волейбольный клуб "Кузбасс"/Facebook

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Kuzbass clinched the Russian Men’s Volleyball Super Cup for the 2019/20 season.

 

For a few years back, the winners of the Russian Super Cup are determined through the championship so it was this season as well. The titleholders Kuzbass and Cup winners Zenit-Kazan faced each other in Round 5 of the 2019/20 Superliga Parimatch regular season and the Kemerovo team prevailed by a 3-1 (21-25, 25-21, 25-19, 25-23) to win the Superkubok. Kuzbass was led by Viktor Poletaev and Ukrainian Dmytro Pashytskyy who scored 17 points apiece. Mikhail Shcherbakov contributed to a win with 5 kill blocks. As for Zenit-Kazan, who are surprisingly at 2-2, Bulgarian Tsvetan Sokolov notched 24 points, while Maksim Mikhailov served 6 aces.

Dinamo Moscow and Lokomotiv still lead the Superliga race. Both recorded wins to maintain unbeaten (5-0 and 14 points each). The team from the Russian capital has slightly better set-ratio and holds the No.1.

2019/20 Superliga Parimatch regular season – Round 5

November 9:

Ural – Gazprom-Yugra 2-3 (23-25, 26-24, 25-18, 23-25, 12-15)

Dinamo Moscow – Enisey 3-2 (17-25, 25-21, 24-26, 25-21, 15-11)

Belogorie – Yugra-Samotlor 3-2 (22-25, 23-25, 25-18, 25-18, 15-12)

Zenit Saint-Petersburg – Fakel 0-3 (15-25, 18-25, 20-25)

Kuzbass – Zenit-Kazan 3-1 (21-25, 25-21, 25-19, 25-23)

Lokomotiv – ASK 3-1 (25-23, 25-20, 23-25, 25-20)          

November 10:

Dinamo-LO – Nova

Standings

 

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