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Three sets are enough for Tauron MKS to claim ticket to round of 16

Wednesday 26th of November 2014
Three sets are enough for Tauron MKS to claim ticket to round of 16

Dabrowa Gornicza, Poland, November 26, 2014. Tauron MKS DABROWA GORNICZA edged Romania’s Dinamo Romprest BUCURESTI at the tie-break on Wednesday night (19-25, 25-18, 25-15, 22-25, 15-4) to claim a ticket to the 16th final of the 2015 CEV Volleyball Cup – Women. Actually Tauron MKS needed to win only two sets to secure their promotion to the next round and so the fight for that coveted spot was already over after the hosts pocketed the third set thereby leading 2:1 in their return match with the team from Romania’s capital. The next opponent for Tauron MKS in this competition will be another side from Romania, CS Volei Alba BLAJ. 

Dinamo MOSCOW cruise to spectacular home victory over #UYBA

Wednesday 26th of November 2014
Dinamo MOSCOW cruise to spectacular home victory over #UYBA

Moscow, Russia, November 26, 2014. Russia’s Dinamo MOSCOW got back on track after their setback two weeks ago in Germany by recording a 3:1 home victory (22-25, 25-21, 25-15, 25-19) over Italy’s Unendo Yamamay BUSTO ARSIZIO in the second round of action for Pool C of the 2015 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League – Women. 

Lokomotiv BAKU cruise to CEV Cup round of 16 with convincing home victory

Wednesday 26th of November 2014
Lokomotiv BAKU cruise to CEV Cup round of 16 with convincing home victory

Baku, Azerbaijan, November 26, 2014. Azerbaijan’s Lokomotiv BAKU scored a 3:1 home victory (25-22, 25-23, 22-25, 25-17) over Germany’s Rote Raben VILSBIBURG on Wednesday night to progress to the 1/8 finals of the 2015 CEV Volleyball Cup – Women. Lokomotiv had already claimed the first round of this double header by cruising to a 3:0 away win two weeks ago in Germany. 

Guberniya merciless also in second match up with VK Biolars JELGAVA

Wednesday 19th of November 2014
Guberniya merciless also in second match up with VK Biolars JELGAVA

Jelgava, Latvia, November 19, 2014, CEV Volleyball Challenge Cup - Men. Russia s Guberniya NIZHNIY NOVGOROD showed no mercy at all for the home heroes of VK Biolars JELGAVA scoring a second straight-set victory (25-19, 25-21, 25-16) – they had done so already two weeks ago at home – to claim a ticket to the 16th finals of the 2015 CEV Volleyball Challenge Cup – Men. Sergey Savin paced Guberniya with 18 points whereas Karlis Levinskis and Rolands Ozolins top scored for the home side of JELGAVA with nine apiece.

Ukraine’s duo Popov and Denin cause sensation by winning EEVZA indoor event in Riga

Sunday 16th of November 2014
Ukraine’s duo Popov and Denin cause sensation by winning EEVZA indoor event in Riga

Riga, Latvia, November 16, 2014. Ukraine s Sergiy Popov and Oleksiy Denin caused a sensation in Riga as they edged much more experienced and decorated opponents on their way to gold at the first indoor Beach Volleyball tournament organised by the Eastern European Volleyball Zonal Association (EEVZA). This was only the third international tournament played by Popov and Denin who had already won a bronze medal at the EEVZA Tour Finals held in Batumi, Georgia in early October.