The Scudetto semi-finals begin under the sign of the field factor Efel League masculine. Compared to the cup semi-finals, where it was about the same pairings, lo and behold Ziraat Bankasi Ankara gets revenge Fenerbahçe HDI Istanbulwho beat him 3-2 (23-25, 30-32, 25-18, 25-23, 15-11) after coming back from a two-set deficit: absolute protagonists Wouter TerMaat (25 points at 70%) e Bedirhan Bulbul (17 with 82%) but it’s only Ziraat’s attack that plays a great game, albeit Osmany Juantorena only played two sets before being substituted Tuinstra. For Fenerbahce this time 25 points are too few Kaan Gurbuz and 22 from a revived one Alexandre Ferreira.
Clearer, as expected, the victoryHalkbank Ankarawho won 3:0 (27:25, 25:17, 25:20).Arkas Izmir Despite a hard fought first set. Nimir Abdel Aziz He takes the lead with 21 points and 59% effectiveness, but he’s also amazing Yigit Gulmezoglu with 73% offense and 80% receiving. Now we switch to the fields of Fenerbahce and Arkas for race 2, which could already decide the series (best of two wins), scheduled Wednesday April 26th.
The playoffs for fifth place are also running: In game 1 of the semifinals, the Bursa BBSKwho hit the cizreand the Galatasaraywho went on in three sentences Tusad. The two series will continue on Tuesday 25th and Wednesday 26th.