After defeating the SESI-SP and reach the top of the standings in the Superleague Men's 10/11, the Cimed (SC) had another tough opponent ahead and away from home. And once again the defending champions of the competition walked away with the victory. In this SATURDAY (12.02), the team led by coach Marcos Pacheco defeated the Pinheiros / Sky (SP) by 3 sets to 1 (25/23, 25/23, 14/25 and 25/23) in the Henrique Villaboin gym in Sao Paulo.
With the victory, the Cimed stay top of the Super League. The highlight of the match was the outside hitter Renato. The attacker was voted best on court and received the trophy VivaVôlei.
The Cimed wont play next week and only return to court on Feb. 24, when will measure forces with Sao Caetano / Tamoyo (SP). The clash will be played in the gym Capoeirão in Florianopolis, at 20h.
The Pinheiros / Sky will play next THURSDAY (17.02). The Paulistas will travel to Porto Alegre, where will duel against Fatima / Medquímica / Sogipa (RS), at 20h, in the gym Sogipa.
Pinheiros Sky 1 x 3 Cimed Florianópolis
(23/25, 23/25, 25/14 and 23/25)
Matchday: February 12, 2011
Arena: Henrique Villaboin, São Paulo (SP)
Game Time: 110m
Top scorer: Gustavo Endres (Pinheiros Sky) and Bob (Cimed) - 13 pts
VivaVôlei Trophy: Renato (Cimed)
PINHEIROS/SKY – Murilo, Tuba, Reffati, Aranha, Gustavo Endres and Silêncio. Líbero - Polaco
Replacements – Maurício, Léo, Aureliano and Vinhedo
Head Coach – Mauro Grasso
CIMED – Bruno Rezende, Bob, João Paulo, Renato, Éder and Rogério. Líbero - Thales
Replacements – Leó, Joel, Anderson and Rafael.
Head Coach – Marcos Pacheco
Complete Match Stats: HERE [in Portuguese]
Source: CBV [in Portuguese]