‘There is still hope for spring volleyball!’ Samsung Life Insurance beats KEPCO and starts a rebound

Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance, the lowest in men’s volleyball, escaped from a seven-game losing streak by defeating KEPCO thanks to the joint performance of foreign players Ikbairi and Kim Jeong-ho with 49 points.

Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance defeated KEPCO with a set score of 3-1 (25-17 22-25 25-20 25-21) in the Dodram 2022-2023 V-League men’s match held at Chungmu Gymnasium in Daejeon on the 20th and added 3 points after a long time.

Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance (11 points, 3 wins, 13 losses) followed closely behind KB Insurance in 6th place (12 points, 4 wins, 10 losses) and started to finish last.

As of the 20th, the middle ranking of men’s volleyball is 1st place Korean Air (36 points, 12 wins, 2 losses) is running alone at the top, while Hyundai Capital (30 points, 10 wins, 5 losses), 3rd place OK Financial Group (points) 24, 8 wins, 6 losses), 4th place Woori Card (21 points, 8 wins, 6 losses), and 5th place KEPCO (19 points, 6 wins, 9 losses) are fiercely competing for rankings for ‘Spring Volleyball’.

KB Insurance in 6th place (12 points, 4 wins, 10 losses) and 7th place Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance (11 points, 3 wins, 13 losses) are dreaming of escaping from the lower ranks and leaping into the middle ranks.

The V-League will play a total of 252 games until March 19, 2023, rounds 1 to 6 of the regular league, 126 games each for men and women. 안전놀이터

In the semi-playoff, if the difference in points between 3rd and 4th place in the regular league is 3 points or less, a single game will be held at the home stadium of the 3rd place team to determine the team that advances to the playoffs.

If the semi-playoffs are canceled, the playoffs (2 wins in 3 games) in which the 2nd and 3rd places in the regular league collide will open the curtain of spring volleyball on March 23-28. The championship match will be held from March 29th to April 7th in a best-of-five format.

On this day, Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance led the victory with 33 points (attack success rate 63.83%) by Ikbairi, and Kim Jeong-ho (16 points) helped.

KEPCO foreign striker Tais Dulle Host scored 22 points and achieved the 3rd triple crown (blocking, serving, and back attacking at least 3 each) with 3 sub aces, 3 blocking, and 6 back attacks, but the light faded. .