|The Sada / Cruise is the current runners-up of the competition|
A game full of rivalry. It's the way to define the match of this SATURDAY (22:01) for the first round of the Superleague Men return 10/11, between Sada / Cruzeiro (MG) and VIVO / Minas (MG). Only this season, both teams faced each other four times, always with Cruzeiro as the winning team. And the expectation was maintained. Sada / Cruzeiro defeated the rival mineiro by 3 sets to 1 (25/21, 21/25, 25/18 and 25/21) at Poliesportivo do Riacho gym, in Contagem (MG).
The result of the classic this Saturday (22:01) kept Sada / Cruzeiro as runners-up in the competition with 26 points, 12 wins and two defeats. For the Vivo / Minas, losing to the rival mineiro represented the eighth negative outcome of the group in the tournament. The Vivo / Minas remained in eighth place with 22 points and seven wins.
Sada Cruzeiro 3 x 1 VIVO Minas
(25/21, 21/25, 25/18 and 25/21)
Matchday: January 22, 2011
Arena: Poliesportivo do Riacho, Contagem (MG)
Game time: 102min
Game's scorer: André Nascimento (VIVO Minas) – 22 pts
VivaVôlei Trophy: Douglas Cordeiro (Sada Cruzeiro)
Complete Match Stats: HERE [in Portuguese]
Source: CBV [in Portuguese]