After missing couple of games due to injury, Viktor Poletaev played for Kuzbass Kemerovo in the last round of the Russian Championship and made quite a performance.
In the opening two sets of the match against Gazprom-Yugra, Poletaev was only entering the court for couple of points as a substitution. And Kuzbas Kemerovo lost both of those sets…
But then Kuzbass head coach decided to put Poletaev in the starting lineup of the 3rd set and that call changed everything. In the following 3 sets young Russian star has won some incredibly important rallies for his team, he finished the match with 22 points, while Kuzbass Kemerovo won the match by 3-2 in sets!
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