In derby match of the Polish TauronLiga 6th round, Grupa Azoty Chemik Police suffered a 2-3 home defeat at the hands of ŁKS Commercecon Łódź. The Grupa Azoty Chemik Police started strong, claiming the first set, but the reigning Polish champions, ŁKS Commercecon Łódź, awakened after a slow start to the season, demonstrating their class and avenging their earlier defeat in the Polish Super Cup. The match was decided in an intensely fought tie-break, marking Police’s first loss in league play, as they had not dropped a single set in previous matches.
The final scoreline read: Grupa Azoty Chemik Police vs. ŁKS Commercecon Łódź 2-3 (25-13, 19-25, 23-25, 25-15, 15-17).
Leading the way in points were Martyna Łukasik (21), Monika Fedusio (16), Iga Wasilewska (14), Agnieszka Korneluk (11), and Elizabet Inneh-Varga (11) for Chemik, while Julita Piasecka (16), Anastazja Hryshchuk (15), and Aleksandra Gryka (15) shone for ŁKS Commercecon Łódź. The MVP of the match was awarded to Aleksandra Gryka, who displayed an impressive 57% attack efficiency.
ŁKS Commercecon Łódź secured their fourth victory of the season, while Grupa Azoty Chemik Police suffered their first defeat in the TauronLiga after a series of five consecutive 3-0 wins.