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EL W: Five-set win for Turkey

by WoV
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The home heroines of Turkey needed five sets on Friday but could eventually claim their first match in the 2013 CEV Volleyball European League by edging Hungary 3:2. Uslupehlivan top scored in the end with 20 points while Dicle Nur Babat added 12 to the count of the home side. Edina Dobi paced Hungary with 12 as well.

Turkey-Hungary

Turkey – Hungary

Turkey started out pretty good setting the pace at the sole technical time-out foreseen by the scoring system in place (12:10) but Hungary did gradually improve the quality of their game so as to bring it home at 20-22.

Turkey went up 12:11 in the second set and this time did not lose focus and composure with Polen Uslupehlivan and Büsra Cansu contributing the final 21-14 for the 1:1.

Hungary set the pace of the game all the way through in set 3 going up 12:8 and finishing it off at 21-15 well paced by Renata Sandor.

Starting their quest for a possible tie-break, Turkey opened strong in the fourth set (6:0) and rapidly cruised to the final 21-13 after leading by five points (12:7) at the technical time-out. Turkey stretched momentum to the tie-break breaking away 8:1 in the score and controlling the operations up to the final 15-6.

Uslupehlivan top scored in the end with 20 points while Dicle Nur Babat added 12 to the count of the home side. Edina Dobi paced Hungary with 12 as well. 

To read more news from this competition click on European League 2013 W.

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