The 6th round of Italian SuperLega Credem Banca wrapped up today with some thrilling matches. Trento halted Monza’s progress to claim the top spot in the standings, while Perugia made a remarkable comeback, overturning a 0-2 deficit to secure a 3-2 victory against Piacenza.
Perugia’s Remarkable Turnaround Against Piacenza
In a match that kept fans on the edge of their seats, Sir Susa Vim Perugia staged an incredible comeback. Trailing 0-2 against Gas Sales Bluenergy Piacenza, they turned the tables to clinch a 3-2 victory (21-25, 20-25, 25-18, 26-24, 20-18). Perugia’s resilience was on full display as they fought back, point by point, to seal the win. Sebastian Solé, with his pivotal performance scoring 11 points and 4 blocks, was named the MVP. The team’s synergy was evident, with significant contributions from Semeniuk, Herrera, Plotnytskyi, and Flavio. Despite Piacenza’s strong start, led by Leal’s 24 points, it was Perugia’s tenacity that ultimately prevailed.
Other Notable Matches
In other encounters, Itas Trentino secured a 3-1 win against Mint Vero Volley Monza, asserting their position at the top. Civitanova dominated Modena with a clean 3-0 sweep, and Milano garnered a significant 3-1 victory over Catania. Additionally, Cisterna Volley triumphed over Gioiella Prisma Taranto in a closely contested 3-2 tie-break.
SuperLega Credem Banca – Round 6
Valsa Group Modena vs. Cucine Lube Civitanova 3-0 (20-25, 19-25, 20-25)
Sir Susa Vim Perugia vs. Gas Sales Bluenergy Piacenza 3-2 (21-25, 20-25, 25-18, 26-24, 20-18)
Farmitalia Catania vs. Allianz Milano 1-3 (25-20, 22-25, 22-25, 21-25)
Cisterna Volley vs. Gioiella Prisma Taranto 3-2 (25-27, 20-25, 25-18, 25-13, 17-15)
Itas Trentino vs. Mint Vero Volley Monza 3-1 (19-25, 25-22, 25-23, 25-23)
Pallavolo Padova vs. Rana Verona 3-1 (25-17, 13-25, 25-20, 25-23)