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RUS M: Zenit’s machine runs over Nizhnevartovsk at half throttle

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source: volley.ru, zenit-kazan.com; Photo: Roman Kruchinin/zenit-kazan.com

Russian champions Zenit Kazan outplayed one of the worst ranked teams in Superliga, Yugra-Samotlor Nizhnevartovsk, 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-14).

Zenit vs. Nizhnevartovsk

Zenit vs. Nizhnevartovsk


Zenit needed one hour and 16 minutes to prevail 12th placed team in the standings by establishing dominance, especially in blocking (12-4).

Maksim Mikhaylov stood out in Zenit, who achieved sixth win in a row in the Russian top division and 14 overall in all official matches, with 18 points. Thus, Russian champions returned to +4 comparing to second-placed Dinamo Moscow.

Lokomotiv Novosibirsk are struggling a lot this season. They suffered fifth defeat having same amount of wins. Fakel Novy Urengoy was better in straight sets with 15 points from Dmitriy Volkov.

Regular Season / 10th round

Game Date/Time Teams Set Result per set Stats Videos
  23. 01. 2016 18:00 Dinamo MOSCOW VS Kuzbass KEMEROVO 3:2 19:25; 28:30; 25:17; 25:21; 15:12 STAT  
  23. 01. 2016 18:00 Gazprom Yugra SURGUT VS Nizhniy Novgorod NIZHNIY NOVGOROD Guberniya NIZHNIY NOVGOROD 3:0 25:15; 25:18; 25:21 STAT  
  23. 01. 2016 18:00 Belogorie BELGOROD Lokomotiv BELOGOROD VS Dinamo KRASNODAR 3:0 25:21; 25:15; 25:20    
  23. 01. 2016 19:00 Yenisei KRASNOYARSK VS Ural UFA 3:0 25:15; 25:17; 25:18    
  23. 01. 2016 20:00 Nova NOVOKUYBISHEVSK VS Neftyanik ORENBURG 3:0 27:25; 25:21; 25:19 STAT  
  24. 01. 2016 17:00 Zenit KAZAN VS Yugra Samotlor NIZHNEVARTOVSK 3:0 25:21; 25:21; 25:14    
  24. 01. 2016 18:00 Fakel NOVY URENGOY VS Lokomotiv NOVOSIBIRSK 3:0 25:19; 25:19; 25:23    


To see standings, results, stats, videos, etc, visit our page RUS National Championship 2015/2016 M.

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