Shcherban leads Dinamo Moscow to beat Volero Zurich and secure the first place in Pool B
Moscow, Russia. February 22, 2017. Shcherban leads Dinamo Moscow to beat Volero Zurich and secure the first place in Pool B with a result3-2 (25-19, 22-25, 20-25, 25-20, 15-12) with their fifth victory in Pool B at Sports Palace Druzhba of the 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League. The Swiss team from Cuban Kenia Carcaces Opón to seize the superb 32 points even defeated by the hosts, in following the Russian national team spiker Yana Shcherban scored 20 points, and Bethania de la Cruz scored 19 points during the match.
On the last pool play match of Dinamo Moscow will play with the champions of Romania CS Volei Alba Blaj in Sibiu on February 28 at 18:00 local time.
Yana Shcherban, player of Dinamo: “It was a very tough game and we tried our best. Volero played really well in attack; we showed strong nerves and won in the end.”
Nataliya Goncharova, player of Dinamo: “It was a very difficult match, but we tried to support each other and eventually won. We were ready to fight for every ball. They really played a great game, and did so also in defence.”
2017 CEV Women’s Volleyball Champions League
Dinamo Moscow (RUS) vs Volero Zurich (CH) 3-2 (25-19, 22-25, 20-25, 25-20, 15-12)
Dinamo Moscow: Shcherban 20, Goncharova 16, Vetrova 5, Pankova 2, Fetisova 6, De la Cruz 19, Poljak 9, Malova L
Volero Zurich: Fabiola 3, Zivkovic, Rabadzhieva 6, Rykhliuk 23, Popovic L, Mammadova 1, Costa, Karadayi L, Carcaces 32, Orlova 15, Akinradewo 9