Skip Navigation LinksNews > News
News
16/01/2013 22:37
RC CANNES suffers home defeat to vice world champions from Azerbaijan
2013 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Women

Cannes, France, January 16, 2013. RC CANNES lost on Wednesday its first clash with the vice world champions of Rabita BAKU with the score of 1:3 (17-25, 25-15, 19-25, and 19-25) even though the home heroines from the French Riviera were continuously cheered on by some 3’000 fans in attendance at “Palais des Victoires”.
The hosts did not look in their best shape and they made many mistakes thereby easing up the task for their star-studded opponent from Azerbaijan. The first set – that ended at 25-17 for Rabita – stands as a kind of reference that sums up the plot of the match. The only exception to that rule was the second set where RC CANNES started out very aggressively and eventually pocketed a terrific 25-15 to go for the provisional 1:1. However, after a good start also in set 3, the hosts were once again making a way too many mistakes – especially in reception – and Rabita had it easy to go for the 1:2 (19-25). After another close opening, set 4 was somehow marked by a series of poor serves by RC CANNES and even though the hosts attempted a late comeback, they could not prevent Rabita from scoring another 19-25 that sealed that 1:3 home defeat.
Colombian spiker Madelaynne Montano was the best player of the game as she registered 26 points for the likes of Rabita.  

Click here for more info including detailed stats of the match

News nr. 570 of 1070
16/01/2013 22:54:51
Home show of strength for Zaksa to down Noliko in straight sets
16/01/2013 22:26:12
BERLIN Recycling Volleys miss out on opportunity to edge defending champions
Advanced Search
From:
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.
To:
RadDatePicker
Open the calendar popup.
Search for:
select

LiveScore
   
2016 CL W
Playoff 12
 
 
20:30Local Time
Chemik POLICE
vs.
Fenerbahce Grundig ISTANBUL
View
Live
CHC W
4th Finals
 
 
20:30Local Time
Asterix KIELDRECHT
vs.
BURSA BBSK
View
Live
19:00Local Time
VC WIESBADEN
vs.
C.S.M. BUCURESTI
View
Live
19:00Local Time
Zarechie ODINTSOVO
vs.
SF PARIS Saint Cloud
View
Live


Calendar
Calendar
Title and navigation
<<<February 2016>>>
February 2016
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
25262728293031
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
29123456