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Italy: A super Le贸n puts down 38 and Perugia tie final series against Lube! Semifinals for 5th place defined.

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Sir Safety Conad Perugia tied the playoff finals of the 2020/21 Italian SuperLega Credem Banca against Cucine Lube Civitanova at 1-1.
In the aftermath of a sudden departure of Belgian head coach Vital Heynen from their bench, the regular season winners Perugia managed to earn a 5-set victory against no.2 Lube in the 2nd match of the Scudetto fight. Partially, it was 21:25, 25:21, 27:25, 23:25, and 15:12.
In a game full of continuous reversals, the guests recovered from 5-9 to 9-9 in the tie break.
Cuban-Polish Wilfredo Le贸n was named MVP of the match after an amazing night: he put down 38 points for Perugia, including 4 of the team鈥檚 11 aces, while Ukrainian Oleh Plotnytskyi collected the same number of points from the service line. Luxembourger Kamil Rychlicki and Cuban Robertlandy Sim贸n scored 20 points each for Lube, including 4 and 6 blocks respectively.

The mini tournament for fifth place in regular season of italian Superlega Credem Banca, which is worth a place in the next CEV Challenge Cup, ended today. With today’s results, the semifinals pairs have been defined.
Today, home victory for Leo Shoes Modena, who defeats Kioene Padova in four sets and thus take a ticket for the semifinal. Victory at home with the same result also for NBV Verona against Top Volley Cisterna. The winners (third in the standings) will face Milano in the semifinals, interestingly, for the eighth time this season!
The same Milano that, with the victory in straight sets on the field of Tonno Callipo Calabria Vibo Valentia, end in first place in the pool, but behind Piacenza, due to the sets quotient. The overall winners, who today defeated Ravenna in four sets, will face the fourth placed Modena.

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| Play Off SuperLega Credem BancaFINAL

| Game 1 – April 14, 2021
Sir Safety Conad Perugia – Cucine Lube Civitanova 1-3 (23:25, 25:22, 20:25, 20:25)

| Game 2 – April 18
鈥 Cucine Lube Civitanova – Sir Safety Conad Perugia 2-3 (25:21, 21:25, 25:27, 25:23, 12:15)
Cucine Lube Civitanova: De Cecco 1, Juantorena 14, Simon 20, Rychlicki 20, Leal 10, Anzani 3, Marchisio (L), Larizza (L), Balaso (L), Kovar 0, Diamantini 2, Falaschi 0. N.E. Yant Herrera, Hadrava. Coach. Blengini.
Sir Safety Conad Perugia: Travica 2, Leon Venero 38, Russo 11, Atanasijevic 14, Plotnytskyi 8, Sol茅 12, Piccinelli (L), Biglino (L), Ter Horst 1, Zimmermann 0, Colaci (L), Ricci 0, Muzaj 0, Vernon-Evans 0. N.E. Coach. Fontana.

| Game 3 – April 21
Sir Safety Conad Perugia-Cucine Lube Civitanova 0-3 (20:25, 18:25, 14:25)

| Game 4 – April 24
Cucine Lube Civitanova – Sir Safety Conad Perugia 3-1 (25:20, 25:22, 21:25, 25:21)

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| Superlega CredemBanca Playoffs for 5th Place | Round 7

| April 18, 2021

鈥 Leo Shoes Modena – Kioene Padova 3-1 (25:19, 25:21, 22:25, 25:21)
Leo Shoes Modena: Christenson 2, Rinaldi 10, Sanguinetti 6, Vettori 15, Petric 9, Mazzone 12, Bossi (L), Porro 2, Grebennikov (L), Karlitzek 1, Estrada Mazorra 0, Gollini 0. N.E. Buchegger, Stankovic. Coach. Giani.
Kioene Padova: Tusch 2, Bottolo 12, Canella 4, Casaro 12, Merlo 1, Volpato 3, Danani La Fuente (L), Gottardo (L), Vitelli 3, Ferrato 0, Wlodarczyk 12, Stern 5. N.E. Fusaro, Milan. Coach. Cuttini.

鈥 NBV Verona – Top Volley Cisterna 3-1 (25:23, 19:25, 28:26, 32:30)
NBV Verona: Spirito 3, Kaziyski 9, Zingel 12, Jensen 19, Asparuhov 3, Zanotti 3, Donati (L), Aguenier 7, Caneschi 0, Bonami (L), Magalini 8. N.E. Peslac. Coach. Stoytchev.
Top Volley Cisterna: Seganov 4, Tillie 12, Krick 12, Sabbi 30, Cavuto 12, Szwarc 13, Cavaccini (L), Rondoni (L), Onwuelo 0, Rossi 0. N.E. Rossato, Sottile. Coach. Kovac.

鈥 Tonno Callipo Calabria Vibo Valentia – Allianz Milano 0-3 (28:30, 18:25, 20:25)
Tonno Callipo Calabria Vibo Valentia: Saitta 0, Defalco 16, Chinenyeze 10, Dirlic 8, Corrado 2, Cester 6, Sardanelli (L), Almeida Cardoso 5, Rizzo (L), Drame Neto 0, Chakravorti 0. N.E. Gargiulo, Fioretti. Coach. Baldovin.
Allianz Milano: Sbertoli 2, Ishikawa 12, Kozamernik 9, Patry 8, Urnaut 18, Piano 3, Staforini (L), Pesaresi (L), Daldello 0, Maar 0, Weber 1. N.E. Basic, Meschiari, Mosca. Coach. Piazza.

鈥 Gas Sales Bluenergy Piacenza – Consar Ravenna 3-1 (27:29, 25:19, 25:20, 26:24)
Gas Sales Bluenergy Piacenza: Baranowicz 2, Clevenot 13, Mousavi 16, Finger 16, Antonov 14, Tondo 11, Fanuli (L), Scanferla (L). N.E. Candellaro, Izzo, Botto. Coach. Bernardi.
Consar Ravenna: Batak 3, Koppers 14, Grozdanov 11, Stefani 10, Zonca 13, Mengozzi 2, Giuliani (L), Pirazzoli (L), Arasomwan 6, Grottoli 0, Orioli 2. N.E. Recine, Pinali, Redwitz. Coach. Bonitta.

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| STANDINGS (updated on April 18)
Gas Sales Bluenergy Piacenza 16
Allianz Milano 16
NBV Verona 12
Leo Shoes Modena 12
Consar Ravenna 10
Top Volley Cisterna 8
Kioene Padova 7
Tonno Callipo Calabria Vibo Valentia 3

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| SEMIFINALS – April 22, 2021
鈥 Gas Sales Bluenergy Piacenza-Leo Shoes Modena
鈥 Allianz Milano-NBV Verona

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