Home » CWCH 2019 M: Cruzeiro wreck Zenit in world volleyball classic, easy job for Lube against Al-Rayyan

CWCH 2019 M: Cruzeiro wreck Zenit in world volleyball classic, easy job for Lube against Al-Rayyan

by WoV
source: clubworldchampionships.2019.men.fivb.com; Photo: clubworldchampionships.2019.men.fivb.com

Sada Cruzeiro Vôlei dominated over Zenit Kazan in one of the biggest classics of the world volleyball valid for the first round of the 2019 FIVB Men’s Volleyball Club World Championship in Betim, Brazil.

Cruzeiro-vs-Zenit

Cruzeiro-vs-Zenit

Tournament hosts and three-time champions Cruzeiro, pushed by more 3,000 fiery fans in the Ginásio Poliesportivo Divino Ferreira Braga, blew away Russian powerhouse Zenit in the rematch of the 2015 and 2016 finals: 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-22). The South American Championship titleholders were led on the court by the opposite hitter Evandro Guerra who tallied 16 points. As for runners-up of the Russian league, freshly-converted outside hitter Maksim Mikhaylov scored 12 points.

In the other match of Day 1, that actually opened the tournament, European and Italian champions Cucine Lube Civitanova recorded an even easier win against Asian Championship winners Al-Rayyan Sports Club titleholders but that was kind of expected. Luxembourgish Kamil Rykhlicki top-scored for Lube with 13 points, while Portuguese Marco Ferrerira put down 9 points for the team from Qatar.

2019 FIVB Men’s Volleyball Club World Championship – Round 1

December 4:

Cucine Lube Civitanova (ITA) – Al-Rayyan Sports Club (QAT) 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-13)

Sada Cruzeiro Vôlei (BRA) – Zenit Kazan (RUS) 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-22)

Standings

 

————————————————————————————————–

Since you are here…

…we have a small favor to ask. WorldofVolley is one of the most popular volleyball websites in the world that provides many volleyball news daily. We are covering many worldwide competitions, trying to inform all of our fans by publishing the breaking news.

Since we want to keep our future much secure, consider this donate button as a way to support our work and to help us grow.

THANK YOU!

Related Articles

Leave a Comment

*

code

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close