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JPN M: Sakai Blazers – Panasonic Panthers, final game

by WoV
source: volleyball.it

After dominating the regular season, Suntory Sunbirds closed the semi-finals with three defeats in as many matches. They will play for 3rd-4th place against the Toray Arrows, while Sakai Blazers and Panasonic Panthers will fight for the championship.


Joao Paulo Tavares

Semi-final round

3rd day results

(1) Suntory Sunbirds vs.(3) Sakai Blazers 0-3 (21-25, 23-25, 18-25)
Top Scorers: Koshikawa 15, Kaneko 9, Suzuki 7, Wallace Martins 7; Pepic 25, Ishijima 10, Yokota 5.

(2) Panasonic Panthers vs. (4) Toray Arrows 3-1 (25-22, 17-25, 25-23, 25-22)
Top Scorers: Joao Paulo Tavares 29, Fukuzawa 17, Shirasawa 12; Bojovic 23, T.Yoneyama 17, Kukuda 13.


1. Sakai Blazers
2. Panasonic Panthers
3. Toray Arrows
4. Suntory Sunbirds


Final (one game, April 14)

3rd-4th place: Toray Arrows – Suntory Sunbirds
1st-2nd place: Sakai Blazers – Panasonic Panthers

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