As we have already reported, the Women’s Golden Euroleague Volleyball Tournament started the day before. The national team of Ukraine in the first match in Budapest defeated the team of Hungary with a score of 3:1. And today the rivals met there again.
This time, Ukrainians were considered the nominal owners of the site. They confidently started the match, winning the first set 25:17. However, in the second game, a real struggle had already begun, and in the end, the Hungarian volleyball players played better 22:25.
In many ways, the third set was decisive here. The Ukrainian team immediately went ahead 9:5. And although the nominal guests managed to reduce the backlog for some time 12:10, Ivan Petkov’s wards soon again went into the lead 17:11. Now it only remained to bring the game to victory, which our team did without any problems – 25:15.
And in the fourth installment, the Ukrainians showed a real fighting spirit. Losing in the course of the entire set, they did not give up. Even when the opponents had two set points with a score of 22:24, our volleyball players continued to look for a way to victory and found it, winning four points in a row – 26:24. The winning point in this game was put by Anastasia Kraiduba.
The composition of the Ukrainian national team in this match looked like this: Alexandra Milenko, Anastasia Mayevskaya, Anastasia Kraiduba, Yulia Dymar, Svetlana Dorsman, Daria Shargorodskaya, Kristina Nemtseva (libero). The replacements were Evgeniya Khober, Victoria Danchak.
Golden Euroleague Volleyball 2023. Women
Group C. May 28
Ukraine – Hungary
3:1 (25:17, 22:25, 25:15, 26:24)
Having scored 6 points in two matches, the Ukrainian national team currently ranks first in group C. The teams of Hungary and France have no points yet.
4 and 10 June volleyball players of France and Hungary will play two matches with each other. Then 14 and 18 June The Ukrainian national team will play two meetings with the French. Let us remind you that only the winner of the group advances to the final part of the tournament.