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Austria: Amstetten defeated titleholders Graz in three sets

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VCA Amstetten NÖ celebrated their first victory in their sixth match in the Austrian Volley League Top Round on Wednesday evening, by beating defending champions UVC Holding Graz in their Johann-Pölz-Halle 3-0 (26:24, 25:20, 25:20) to stay in the race for third place behind Union Raiffeisen Waldviertel and SK Zadruga Aich/Dob.

Top scorers today were Milutin Pavicevic (23), Aleksandar Veselinovic and Jakub Czyzowski (11 each) for the winners, and Sergej Drobnic (15), Lorenz Rössl (12) and Sebastian Sablatnig (7) for Graz. The Mostviertler now have five points like UVC Weberzeile Ried in the current charts, while Graz is fifth.

On Saturday evening, runners-up Aich/Dob will play their last Top Round game against Ried, while a semi-final ticket will also be awarded this week.
In fact, the first game of the “Best-of-3” series between VBC TLC Weiz and top round winner Union Raiffeisen Waldviertel takes place on Friday evening, with game 2 on Saturday.

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🏐| Austrian Volley League 2021/22 | TOP ROUND | 19. Runde | Round 19

Wednesday | January 26, 2022
UVC Ried/Innkreis – SK Zadruga Aich/Dob 1-3 (25:20, 23:25, 20:25, 16:25)

Wednesday | March 2, 2022
• VCA Amstetten NÖ – UVC Holding Graz 3-0 (26:24, 25:20, 25:20)

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🏐| STANDINGS (updated on this day)
Union Raiffeisen Waldviertel 21
SK Zadruga Aich/Dob 17
UVC Ried/Innkreis 5
VCA Amstetten NÖ 5
UVC Holding Graz 3

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🏐| Last matches of Top Round
• 05.03., 19:00: SK Zadruga Aich/Dob – UVC Weberzeile Ried
• 06.03., 16:00: UVC Holding Graz – VCA Amstetten NÖ
• 08.03., 19:00: UVC Weberzeile Ried – VCA Amstetten NÖ

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🏐| Quartefinals (best-of-3)

March 4, 2022
20.00 VBC TLC Weiz – Union Raiffeisen Waldviertel

March 5
19.00 Union Raiffeisen Waldviertel – VBC TLC Weiz

(( March 6))
17.00 Union Raiffeisen Waldviertel – VBC TLC Weiz

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