Russian National Team dominated in the first set of Pool C clash but then allowed Turkey to recover in the second set and to even take a 2-1 lead! Kaliningrad crowd had to work hard along with their favorite players to make a night of celebration.
Yana Shcherban and Nataliya Goncharova (the most efficient player in Russia with 19 points) secured equalizer and final win in the tie-break for a dramatic conclusion of the Weekend 1.
Polen Uslupehlivan and a 18-year-old Hande Baladin topped Turkey’s scorers with 23 points each.
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