Defending champions Italy showcased their prowess on their home ground by clinching a 3-0 victory over Romania in the inaugural match of Pool B at EuroVolley 2023. The monumental Arena di Verona reverberated with the cheers of nearly 9,000 fervent fans, amplifying the electric atmosphere.
Italian head coach, Davide Mazzanti started the match with Ekaterina Antropova on the field and Paola Egonu on the bench. The game’s top scorer title was bagged by Ekaterina Antropova with an impressive 13 points, while Adelina Budai-Ungureanu led Romania’s scoreboard with 12 points.
Italy vs Romania 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-15)